Coming to you from Otautahi, Christchurch, after making sure our whanau are safe, and we are in our bubbles keeping safe.
The Connexional Office is open virtually: by email or by phoning the office on 03 366 6049 which will be forwarded to us. You can get in touch with us whenever you need to and your work can continue.
As of today at 6pm we will be releasing a recorded prayer which will go out to the Connexion. This will be continued for however long we are in lockdown together. Our programme includes:
Wed 18 August Andrew Doubleday
Thu 19 August 'Etuini Talakai
Fri 20 August Tara Tautari
Sat 21 August Arapera Ngaha
Sun 22 August Suiva'aia Te'o
Mon 23 August Kalolo Fihaki
Tue 24 August Peni Tikoinaka
We have updated our website with... Golden rules for Alert Level 4
Stay at home in your bubble Feeling unwell? Call your doctor or Healthline on 0800 358 5453 about getting tested
If leaving the house:
·Wear a mask and keep a 2m distance from others · Keep on scanning QR codes · Wash and sanitise hands often
· Stay local and be kind to one another
The Government also announced at 1pm today that masks are mandatory if you are in places of essential services such as supermarkets and service stations.
Where ever you are in the motu today, know that we are in this together. Our prayers lift us all up. We continue to send our best wishes to each and everyone of you, and we look forward to us coming out of lockdown and be able to meet face to face.
Jesus claims to being the bread of life, the bread that came down from heaven costs him many followers. Yet there are those for whom his words continue to resonate as a source of inspiration, of hope, of life.
22 August 2021 - Discerning the Words of Life - John 6 vs 56-69
Every blessing to you and your family as we move through Pentecost.
Methodist Church of New Zealand
Te Haahi Weteriana o Aotearoa