Sunday 13th November 2022

  • If you remain uncomfortable about being in church where masks are no longer required, use @church via Zoom until you feel confident enough to be in church with or without a mask.
  • If you’re unwell please stay at home, and use @ Church via Zoom.

The Silent Auction raised $200 for parish funds.

Here’s our Zoom link –

Topic: St Martin’s Sunday Worship. To Join Zoom Meeting:

Meeting ID: 815 0869 6154
Passcode: 712158


A very warm welcome to all who worship with us this morning.

Many thanks to Judith and her team who helped serve morning tea at last Sunday’s service, under trying circumstances.

Wednesday Walkers 16th November: Meet 9.30am in the carpark at New World Peer Street, Upper Riccarton for a walk to the Ilam Gardens.  Coffee at the New World Cafe.  All welcome Sue 960 7657 or Elizabeth 021 112 5798.

GIFTS FOR WALTHAM COTTAGE: We invite you to bring along Christmas gifts for Waltham Cottage to distribute to people in need. Items must be new, and we require gifts suitable for all ages – men, women, teenagers and children. Please do not wrap them. Donations of wrapping paper also appreciated. Bring any contributions along to church from 27 November until 11 December and place under the tree. Thank you.

Fireside picnic from 12 noon Monday 14th November at Merchiston. All women are welcome. See Fern for details.

Parish BBQ lunch next Sunday after church – please bring a savoury or sweet dish to share. Meat provided. All are welcome.

Special Christmas ‘Messenger’: please email contributions to Charlotte & Sally by Sunday 27 November (


Monday 12noon                Fireside Picnic @ Merchiston Fern 332 4725.            

Tuesday 9.30am               South Elder Care (lounge) Jeannette 332 9869.

Tuesday 7.15pm               Meditation Group (church) Dugald 021 161 7007.

Wednesday 9.30am          Walking Group: Ilam Gardens Sue 960 7657.

Thursday 10am                 Crafty Crafters (lounge) Jeannette 332 9869.

Thursday 1.30pm              Sit & Be Fit(church) Anneke 021 077 4065.

Thursday 5.30pm              Familial Trust (whole complex) Vanessa 022 169 6569.

Friday 9.30am                   Sing & Sign (lounge) Becky 022 086 2211.