St Peter’s and St Martin’s Riverslea.
St Peter’s is a friendly parish with a sense of community outreach and caring service. Supported by a team of worship and pastoral leaders including two priests, this parish seeks to develop a relevant ministry for community-minded people. Heretaunga Seniors activities and pre-school music are based at St Martin’s and an excellent newsletter Connections is available for faithful people who aren’t able to make it to worship.
Office: 06 878 5889
Parish Missioner: Rev'd Tim Barker
Sunday – 9.30 am and 6.15pm
Wednesday – 9.30am Holy Communion followed by morning tea
Modern and welcoming: family friendly with bible centred devotional teaching and contemporary music relevant and meaningful for life in today’s world.
Ethos: Cohesive culture welcoming to people from diverse backgrounds. Members are hard working with good heart and embrace contributions from differently abled people.
Ethnicity: Welcoming of people from different cultural backgrounds
Children: Children are always included and especially catered for with family worship on Sunday mornings.
Social: Festival dinners, picnics, garage sales, birthday bash lunch, plant fair, musical and social events.
Outreach: Pre-school music, computer classes, Connections news
Highlights: Bounce Back to School with a Banger and Blessing. Easter; Christmas Eve drinks and nibbles, Patronal festival lunch, CU4T (twice monthly meal before Sunday evening service at 6.15pm. Otherwise, service starts with a video or discussion group at 5.30 pm followed by supper