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Applications invited for CWM’s 2015 Training in Mission programme. Fully funded, 10 months overseas, must be 18-30yrs. Download info & application, Send to Phil King phil@presbyterian.org.nz, Global Mission Coordinator by 15 September. This opportunity will suit those interested in cross-cultural mission.

Peace Sunday & Gaza Appeal
Wednesday 30 July 2014

CWS asks for support and prayers this Peace Sunday 3 August. They have a worship resource “And the Hour is Now Late”  focusing on the anniversary of Britain and NZ's 1914 declaration of war on Germany, the bombing of Hiroshima, and the Gaza Emergency Appeal.  

A Christchurch-based group of church people has prepared a Gospel Manifesto for 2014 focusing on what they see as the five main priorities for election 2014. Read them on the Church website.

The Council of Assembly is delighted to welcome the Rev Wayne Matheson to the role of Assembly Executive Secretary-designate. Wayne will work alongside incumbent AES, the Rev Martin Baker, for a period of several months before Martin steps down. The appointment is subject to the October General Assembly’s ratification. “Appointing an AES-designate ensures continuity and a thorough handover to what is a complex and demanding role within the Church,” says Council of Assembly deputy convener, the Rev Dr Colin Marshall.