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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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September 2004

Churches called to embrace Pacific’s HIV/AIDS crisis
By Joanna Davis
The spectre of HIV/AIDS is looming large in the Pacific and the Church is being called upon to help.
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Timaru enacts anti-violence message

By Paul Titus

Accompanied by strains of clarinet music and percussion four black clad members of a Playback Theatre group used body sculptures and drama to enact the stories Timaru church people and community workers told about their efforts to deal with violence and young people. read more

WCC leader challenges Australians

The general secretary of the World Council of Churches (WCC) Rev Dr Samuel Kobia, called on the Australian Government to abandon its policy of mandatory detention of asylum seekers... read more

Primitive birthday for Hamilton Methodists

Primitive Methodists arrived in the Waikato 100 years ago and to celebrate the centenary the Hamilton Methodist Parish has organised three days of activities over Labour Day weekend. read more

Christian and Jewish leaders condemn vandalism
By Marie Sherry
Religious leaders joined political leaders in condemning the desecration of Jewish graves in Wellington in recent months, calling for New Zealanders to take a stand against racism. read more

High tech communication new tool for churches

New technology makes it easier for churches to integrate high-tech audio and visual components into Sunday morning worship services.

Along with music, many churches now use PowerPoint slide presentations and video clips, to make their message in ways that are more dynamic and appealing... read more