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.
Domain Road, PO Box 164, Whakatane
Ph/fax 07 3085809
Minister, Rev Robert Bruère, Vicarage, 30 Domain Road,
PO Box 164, Whakatane 3158
Ph/fax 07 308-5809
Mobile: 021 0358939
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.
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;