North Pres News ~15 September 2014


Reflection & Prayer:

Many parishes celebrated Communion this Sunday.
We are thankful for this time to be ransomed, healed, restored
and for new beginnings for individuals and parishes.
Please pray especially for the General Assembly
–that all the preparations fall into place,
that speakers are challenging and people leave inspired.


Thursday 18 September: Youth Leaders & Youth Work Group at Somervell from 7pm. Meet for dessert, debate and discussion while dreaming for 2015.

Sunday 21 September: Regional Youth Service at St Austell’s, 35 Margan St., New Lynn from 6.00pm.

Friday 3 October: at St Kentigern, is Ministers’ Only Day.

Saturday 4 October – Tuesday 7 October: Assembly Week at St Kentigern College.
Includes the usual features of Assembly -the induction of Rev Andrew Norton, business sessions, speakers, worship and fellowship. The National Youth Gathering is a new venture as is the provision of an Inspiring Mission Programme available to any Church members. It is a new structure for our National gathering and deserves our support both in prayer and presence. More details are at

Saturday 8 November: Spring Presbytery at Howick, 11 Vincent St, from 9.00am. Keynote Speaker will be Ross Bay, Bishop of Auckland.

Work Group meetings for September – visitors and new members always welcomed

  • Property and Finance at 111, Tuesday 16th September from 9am
  • Ministry at St John’s, Mt Roskill, Tuesday 16th September from 12.30pm
  • Prayer and Healing at Mangere Presbyterian, Wednesday 17th September from 12.30pm
  • Youth at 111, Tuesday 23 September from 10am