FIND A CHURCH

The Methodist Connexional Office is located at:

Weteriana House
50 Langdons Road
Papanui
Christchurch 8053

Postal address
:

PO Box 931, Christchurch 8140

T. (03) 366 6049   I. 0800 266 639

Please phone our main line (as above) and at the prompt either dial '0' to speak to Reception or enter an extension number. FOR A LIST OF EXTENSIONS CLICK HERE

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Information Leaflets

Below you can find a list of Information Leaflets grouped by theme.
Note that not all available information leaflets are listed below

For a FULL NUMERICAL LIST of ALL available information leaflets click HERE

Please note: Due to the large size of some of these files, they may take some time to download.
If you are experiencing any difficulty, please contact the Connexional Office on (03) 366 6049 and a hard copy can be mailed to you.


Code of Ethics:
- Ethical Standards of Ministry - excerpt from the Methodist Law Book
 
Parish Activities:  
 - Child protection policy and police vetting - safety checks due by 1 July 2019
 
Presbyters (Financial relationship to the Church):
- Remuneration - Leaflets 25, 26 and 35
- Illness - Leaflet 32
- Funds - Leaflets 21, 21a, 23, 31a and 34
- Parsonages - Now included in BRICKS & MORTAR


 
Ministry:
- Candidature - Leaflets 1, 2 & 3
- Removals - Leaflet 5a & 5b
- Leave - Leaflet 7, 7a & 7b
Travel & Study* - Leaflet 9 (and Application Form)
- Ordination - Leaflets 10, 11 and 12
- Mutual Recognition of Ministry - Leaflet 35
- Lay Preachers - Leaflets 153 and 170
- Agenda Guidelines - Ministerial Synod - Leaflet 155
- Standards for Membership & Ministry and Professional Practice - Leaflet 180
- Parish Stewards - Leaflet No. 152
- Parish Review - Leaflet No. 171

Property and Insurance:
 - BRICKS & MORTAR: Everything you need to know to manage church property. First Edition, May 2019.
- Union & Co-op Parishes - Leaflet 41 
 The following information leaflets have been superceded by BRICKS & MORTAR.
- Church & Property - Leaflets 40, 40a, 42, 42a, 51, 52, 52d, 53, 67, 107 & 107a, 174
- Land - Leaflet 46 (updated May 2016 and replaces 46 & 47)
- Loans - Leaflet 45
- Parsonages - Leaflet 50
- Service Tenancy Agreement for Presbyters & Property Inspection Report - Leaflets 181, 181a
- MCNZ Insurance Handbook - Leaflet 81  
- Insurance Forms - Claim Form & Contents Form  
   
Finance:
- GST Legislation - Leaflet 64
Treasurers Information Treasurers June 2012 Workshop
Xero How To
Loans from Members of the Church
- Donation Tax Credit Information
- Funds for the Church - Now part of Bricks & Mortar
- Employment of Staff & Lay Workers

Connexional: Miscellaneous:
- Committees/ Boards - Copyright
Prince Albert College Trust (PAC) Church Rolls
- Appointments
- Development Funds* - Acts of Parliament
- Connexional Travel
- Media and Communications Endowment Fund - Disciplinary Procedures (updated April 2017)
- Where There's a Will, There's a Way - Avoiding Conflicts of Interest
- Trounson Trust
- Guidelines for Socially Responsible Investment
- Mobil Fuel Card