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The Methodist Connexional Office is located at:

Weteriana House
50 Langdons Road
Papanui
Christchurch 8053

Postal address
:

PO Box 931, Christchurch 8140

P. (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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October 2004

Path clear to ordain gays and lesbians
The Methodist Church of New Zealand (MCNZ) has reached an understanding that it will ordain openly gay and lesbian people. Groups within the church who oppose this principle can state their opposition to it but not block such ordinations.
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Brooke Fraser source of daylight
Though she has been performing in the Christian music scene for years, Wellington singer-songwriter Brooke Fraser has come to wider public notice this year with the release of her album ‘What To Do With Daylight’.
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Methodist president welcomes busy year
Incoming Methodist Church of New Zealand president Ron Malpass will have a busy year. Ron is planning to spend half his time as president and half maintaining his position as national executive officer for the Interchurch Council for Hospital Chaplaincy.
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PCANZ moderator looks to renew parish ministry
Ironically, the new moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand Rt Rev Garry Marquand says his heart is local ministry rather than issues related to the national church.
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Mauku remembers Methodist fellowship
By Margaret Southey
On May 30th Betty Littin closed and locked the door of Mauku Methodist Church for the last time, ending 139 years of worship and Christian witness. Mauku is in the Franklin district, halfway between Pukekohe and Waiuku.
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