Messy Church Training Days

Save the Dates!  Messy Church Training Days Theme:  Messy Discipleship!    Based on the newly released Messy Discipleship book. Thursday 22nd July in Hawkes Bay, All Saints Taradale Friday 23rd July in Rotorua, St Barnabas Ngongotaha 10 a.m.  Registrations and cuppa 10.30 a.m. – 2.30pm.  Training and workshops.  Lunch at midday.  Workshop Leaders include:  Rev Carrole Lewis, Richard Stevens, Jocelyn Czerwonka, all members of the National Messy Church(MC) NZ Team and Diane Stevens, Wellington MC Regional Read more…

Messy Church Training Day – July 2021

Theme: Messy Discipleship!Based on the newly released Messy Discipleship book.• Thursday 22nd July in Hawkes Bay, All Saints Taradale• Friday 23rd July in Rotorua, St Barnabas Ngongotaha If you are part of a Messy Church team, wanting to become a Messy Church leader, interested in finding out more or setting up a Messy Church, then this training is for you! 10 a.m. Registrations and cuppa10.30 a.m. – 2.30pm. Training and workshops. Lunch at midday. Workshop Read more…

Message in a Bottle

This is a message in a bottle from near the site of the first Presbyterian Church service in New Zealand held on Petone Beach on 23rd February 1840, where an Iona Memorial Cross now stands. So this message to you who have found it, is also a Christian message. It is a message of hope on this day as we move from level 3 of lock-down because of Covid 19, a virus that has spread Read more…

A COVID-19 Message

To the Family of Messy Churches in New Zealand Greetings in Jesus name. I have been thinking about COVID-19, the impact it is having on our way of life and what we might do about it. The questions – “What is God saying?” – and – “What am I going to do about it?”, are questions that are there for me, both personally and in regard to our Messy Churches in New Zealand. The message Read more…