Events & Opportunities

April

Power Savings with Nice 1

Nice 1 has been working with the Presbyterian Churches through the relationship with All Churches and CSC Buying Group for a few years now. Time flies and the contract period is up for these churches and Nice1 propose going out for tender again. See all the details on the attached flier. All information needs to be submitted by 7 May. Over the past 2 years they have managed to save the Presbyterian Churches:
• Total Presbyterian Churches / ICP’s switched – 186
• Total $ savings – $127,964.00
• Total average percentage saving – 23.55%
• Total spend of the group – $543,398.00

This service is free to the churches so we encourage participation.

Power Tender -All Churches


Combined Synods’ Workshop Day

21 April 2018
Churches Connecting with Communities
Takapuna Methodist Church
9am to 3pm BYO lunch
$10 per person

Synod Workshop Day


Splice

Splice is a movement of people connecting in Auckland’s City Centre
Lots of inner city community events, opportunites to learn, experience, participate, teach, serve and connect

For further detail refer to following link to Splice Website which has a calendar of upcoming events and projects

Splice

‘Eclipsed? The Significance of Human Life in an Incredible Universe’

Talk by US astronomer Jennifer Wiseman, Weds April 11th, 7pm (in Lecture theatre B28 University of Auckland)

NZCIS.org

Changing Auckland City With The Gospel – Auckland Chinese Presbyterian Church English Ministry Day Retreat

Saturday 14th April 2018, 10am to 4pm
St Heliers Presbyterian Church, 100 St Heliers Bay Rd, St Heliers

For further detail regarding speakers, registration and cost refer to following link

ACPC EM Day Retreat 2018

Leaving Prison for Good

The Community of Saint Luke, Remuera-Newmarket are hosting a lecture and discussion series covering a range of issues concerning the NZ criminial justice system, refer to following link for further detail

Leaving Prison for Good

Youth Ministry

Some exciting youth events coming up, for further information and posters for printing please refer to the links below

2018 Regional Youth Service Poster


May

Is Religion really bad for Science?: Reactions to Dawkins and Krauss

May 5th 8.30-3pm, at Maclaurin Chapel, University of Auckland

nzcis.org

Using PowerPoint in Worship – Workshops for the basics of PowerPoint use for churches

9.30am to 12 noon, Saturday 12th May repeated 9.30am to 12 noon, Saturday 19th May
To register please refer following link

PowerPoint for Beginners 18 poster

Rise Up My Beloved

Women’s Conference 2018
Saturday 19th May, 9am – 4.15pm
St Columba at Botany
480 Ti Rakau Drive Botany

Guest Speakers
Sandra Sellmer-Kersten – Elijah House NZ
Jasmine Fidow-Maiava – Forerunners NZ
Tracey Keytel-Swift – Arise Shine NZ

Refer to St Columba at Botany website link for registration details

 

St Columba at Botany


Disability, Spirituality and Faith Network 2020 Conference

There is a 2020 conference being planned by the Disability, Spirituality and Faith Network. We need an interested person involved in the planning group to represent the Presbyterian Church. For further information regarding the DSFN (Disability, Spirituality and Faith Network), please refer to their website.

Disability, Spirituality and Faith Network