St Andrew’s, Westshore

Westshore is a suburban local shared ministry parish led by an enthusiastic team of clergy and lay people. The worship is NZ Prayer Book, but with creative embellishments.The hall is a beautifully restored historic church, and the op shop is a focus for the local community.

Administrator, Meg Dawson, Ph 06 843-1367, fax 06 843-1371
Church and Op shop, 110 Charles St, Westshore.
Ph: 06 835-0116

Sunday 6th December - Advent 2 Eucharist, 9.30am
Sunday 13th Advent 3 Eucharist, 9.30am
Sunday 17th Carol service 7pm. refreshment to follow
20th December Advent 4 Eucharist. 9.30am
24th December Christmas Eve All Ages Service 6.30pm
25th December Christmas Day 9.30am
Eksdale 25th December 9am
NO SERVICE at St Andrew's Dec 27th but all welcome at Eskdale Church 10am. Baptism.

Ethos: St Andrew’s offers worship and loving service as we seek to walk with Christ in our community. Friendly and welcoming. All cultures welcome. Appropriate use of Te Reo Maori in services.

Children: Welcome. Supervised children’s activity space in church during worship. A children's address whenever children are present.  A three day holiday programme in Spring school holidays.

Social: Morning tea after services; Women’s Fellowship; Maundy Thurs meal.

Training:  Weekly bible Study and friendship 9Monday afternoons; Lenten studies; lay input to worship encouraged.

Outreach: Monthly magazine; weekly drop-in group; Ezee meals; op shop; supports CCL and Anglican Care; RE in country school; income from Op Shop and local trust enables the parish to offer significant financial support to a number of local and nationa charities.

Highlights: Welcoming new people; Anzac service; Maundy Thurs meal; Christmas (including nativity play), Pentecost, and other festivals.
Musical Concerts: The Church has very good acoustics and is suitable as a concert venue for audiences up to 90 people.  Please contact the Administrator for further details