Whakatane Co-operating

Whakatane Co-operating
An Anglican-Methodist parish, this community has a strong tradition of children and youth work. Worship is varied and welcoming. Social services, particularly in the early childhood sector, are very strong.

Contact:
Domain Road, PO Box 164, Whakatane
Ph/fax 07 3085809
Email: whakatane.an@slingshot.co.nz

Website: www.wham.org.nz

Minister, Rev Robert Bruère, Vicarage, 30 Domain Road,
PO Box 164, Whakatane 3158
Ph/fax 07 308-5809

Mobile: 021 0358939

Email vicarwhakatane@slingshot.co.nz

Worship:

Whakatane:
St. George's and St. John's, 30 Domain Road, 

Sunday - 8am: Eucharist

10am: Eucharist with Sunday School. and opportunity for prayers for healing
Second Sunday, 4.00 p.m. Evening Prayer.
Midweek - 10.30am every Thursday, Eucharist.

Ohope:

St. Nicholas', 197 Pohutukawa Drive
Sunday - 9.30am: Eucharist.

Friday - 9 a.m. pre-school music

Ethos: Mixed from traditional to charismatic in worship and theology; a tradition of social services. Strong healing ministry linked with Titoki Healing Centre at Awakeri.

Ethnicity: Predominantly Pakeha/European congregation, with a number of other cultures present.

Children: Sunday school,

Social: Morning tea after 10am service; usually a monthly parish dinner; AAW; church complex used for community concerts.

Training: Six home groups meeting all year; short courses also for Lent, Advent, stewardship etc;


Outreach: Ezee meals; Growing through Grief; Early Childhood Centre and Home-based childcare; socials for elderly; fellowship in Ohope;