From late October until early December, Presbyterian Financial Services Manager Sandra Kennerley and consolidation expert, Glen Williams, are visiting parishes in Central, Alpine and Southern presbyteries to discuss the financial consolidation process, what it means for parishes.
The 2019/20 lectionary (Year A - Matthew) and calendar is now available for download from the Church's website. The new lectionary commences on 1 December 2019.
Rev Dr Kevin Ward has announced the conclusion of his ministry at Knox Centre for Ministry and Leadership at the end of 2019.
The Presbyterian Church's Global Mission office works in a cooperative relationship with NZCMS (the Anglican Church equivalent of Global Mission), who are seeking Christian tradespeople to help with the rebuild of Kapuna hospital in Papua New Guinea.
Congratulations to Spanz writer Jade Reidy who scooped up a Gold Award at the Australasian Religious Press Association awards held in Christchurch last week.
The Theology of Property and Money Sharing Resources Task Group, has developed a draft Theology of Property and Money and is inviting feedback from the wider Church on the document.
In response to requests from around the Church seeking further information and advice about the abortion law reform legislation currently before parliament, the Doctrine Core Group was asked to produce a paper that considers key issues relating to abortion.
Dear Friends and Colleagues
It is with sadness that I advise of the death of the Very Rev Andrew Norton in Auckland on Monday 9 September.
Andrew trained at the Theological Hall between 1981-83.
After the success of Presbyterian Youth Ministry's (PYM) inaugural Key leaders Retreat in 2018, PYM are delighted to announce that the Retreat is back in 2019, and it's one day longer this year!