Community

Men’s Sports Night

Be energised, inspired, encouraged or more appropriately come for a laugh/ share a yarn as you watch or play some sweet summer sports. We’re a friendly bunch, keen to connect with those we already know and those seeking some new local faces in your neighbourhood. Learn, Play / Watch tennis, billiards, darts, croquet, bocce and…

Church Camp Weekend

What’s so important about this weekend – church camp Numerous reasons come to mind why church camp weekend is important.  The overarching role of the weekend is embedded very clearly in our mission. We come together as God’s people, we seek to be transformed through God’s word, we deepen relationships and we spend some time in worship. Can’t we…

Summer services

January Services – From the 7th of January to and including the 4th of February the Anchor Church service times will be 10:00am until 11:15am. AND YES, our Anchor Kids Summer programme will be running during this time.  Anchor Kids is our normal Sunday programming for kids you can find out more about it here. We will be all in…

Sunday 31st December

Sunday 31st This Sunday we are all meeting at the North Porirua Baptist Church on Sunday morning at 10 am – our church, St Mary’s Anglican and the Baptist church have made it an annual event to join together for worship the Sunday following Christmas- we serve one Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, we stand…

Slow Down this Christmas

Slow Down this Christmas by Moriah Simonowich Last Christmas, my mom and I tackled errands together in chilly December weather. As we buzzed through store after store with a list that always seemed to do more stretching than shrinking, I noticed how hectic everything was. A continual pattern of long lines, crowded aisles, and packed parking…

Celebrating Christmas

Its time to celebrate Christmas! We have three occasions to bring your family to do this. On Christmas Eve – we have a service at 10 am then a special Christmas eve event at 7pm where we can all join in some Christmas cheer and carols and a time to reflect on another family –…

Anchor Kids – the end of year production

Its that time again. Anchor Kids Production Tomorrow at 10 am, it’s the end of the year service by Anchor Kids sharing all the good things they have been learning this year.  They can’t wait to share what they have been learning with the rest of the church.  All the different classes will be sharing, there…

Planning your Christmas Table.

Anchor Women invites you to their end of year Christmas event. Come and enjoy an evening with Sheryl Watkins from Black Rose Florists. Sheryl will be showing us how to arrange a centrepiece for our Christmas table, while she shares her walk in life.  Please invite your friends to join us! Date – Saturday 11th Nov…

Mens Event

All blokes welcome

Mens event All Blokes Welcome. A mens event! Time talking about life and faith, things that matter, with a bit of music and food.  Mike Tana is going to talk about his own story and how life works for him.  A few other guys will share a bit of what’s going on with them as well.…

rising sun

Rising Sun – life in a multicultural community

Global Connections in Mission would like to invite you to this event in early October. Increasing cultural complexity Building bridges across different races and cultures often seems scary, yet if we really are going to “love our neighbour” we need a fresh level of mutual understanding.  In 2016, more than 125,000 international students came to…