10am Congregation News and Events

Updated 20 Paenga-whāwhā (April) 2024

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Upcoming 10am and Parish Services

Rātapu (Sunday) 21 Paenga-whāwhā (April), Morning Worship, Leader: Rev. Tahi Kato (Order of Service)
Rātapu (Sunday) 28 Paenga-whāwhā (April), Morning Worship, Leader: Philip Garside

If you are joining with us at Wesley Church, please feel free to wear a mask if you wish.
We are livestreaming the service and you can find this on the 10am Congregation Facebook page.

Lectionary readings

Rātapu (Sunday) 21 Paenga-whāwhā (April), Acts 4: 5-12, Ps 23, 1 Jn 3:16-24, Jn 10: 11-18
Rātapu (Sunday) 28 Paenga-whāwhā (April), Acts 8: 26-40, Ps 22: 25-31,1 Jn 4:7-21, Jn 15: 1-8

Parish and 10am Meetings and Events Coming Up

F&R Meeting: Rāpare (Thursday) 2 Haratua (May), 7pm, by Zoom
Leaders Meeting, Rātu (Tuesday) 21 Haratua (May), 7pm

Other Notices

Rev. Nicola on Annual Leave
Rev. Nicola is on Annual LeaveNicola is on annual leave from Tuesday 9 April – Thursday 9 May. For anything urgent, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Rev Tahi Kato or phone 022 400 1696.

10AM Movie Fundraiser
The Mountain is showing onm Sunday 7 April from 5:30pm at Light House Cinema Cuba, 29 Wigan Street, Te Aro.
There are still available tickets but very limited, please see Sarah Laurenson if you’re keen to purchase movie tickets.
An eftpos terminal will be available during refeshments, if you would like to purchase or pay for your tickets.

QR Code
A QR code is available when you enter the service on 7 April for accessing the order of service online.

Car Park Stickers
These have been handed out to congregation leaders. Please ensure that this is clearly displayed on congregation members vehicle.

New Hall Fridge
This is a friendly reminder that the new fridge in the new hall when being used, please make sure that this is cleared and cleaned after using it. No frozen food or meat is to be kept in it at all times.

Moving the pulit and lectern
Recently the lectern mic cable was damaged, if you need to move the lectern or pulpit please unplug the microphone cable before moving them.

DCM will be hosting an Art Show at the New Hall on the 11th of April from 3:00pm to 6:30pm.
Six of their people will come together to exhibit their work, which will also be availa-ble for sale on the day, through cash or bank deposit.
Refreshments will also be provided.
They’d love you to join them – or if you can’t make it, spread the word.

Wellington Area Womens’ Fellowships
10am—2:30pm. On Saturday 27th April there will be a Wellington Area gathering of MWF women at Wesley Methodist Church Taranaki Street. This is for all fellowship groups, Fijian, Samoan, Tongan and Palagi.
This is the first time that there has been a Wellington area event.
Lesieli Pope the national NZMWF President will be coming down from Auckland to attend this gathering.

DCM Foodbank
Please help restock our busy foodbank shelves with the following items
• Ready meals/soups
• Instant noodles
• Tinned fish
• Coffee, tea, milk powder
• Biscuits and crackers
• Washing powder

10am Email List
Sign up to receive the weekly Order of Service and Bulletin by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Nicola's Office Hours

Nicola is available outside of the office opening hours for visitors. If your want to visit with her, give her a call on her mobile 021 274 1957.

Covid 19

If you or a member of your family test positive it is important that you isolate, but please also let Nicola know if this is the case.
In order to keep yourself as safe as possible, please remember to wear a mask, scan in where ever you go so you have a record.
Remember it is important that you look after your physical and mental wellbeing and to look out for each other.

Office Hours

The office is open on Tuesdays to Fridays 10am to 3pm.
Ese, Sarah ands Kula would be very happy to see you. 

Bulletin Contributions

If you have anything for the bulletin, please have it in to the office by 12pm on Thursdays.


If you aren’t coming to church on the Sunday that you are rostered, please arrange a swap and let the office know so we can keep the roster up to date, acknowledge the correct people and provide them information as required.

Parish Mobile Phone

A reminder if you notice any maintenance items, things missing or anything else that may need to be drawn to the attention of the office please text the parish mobile phone 027 359 3933 or call the main phone number 04 384 7695 and leave a message.
Both are cleared daily.

Carparking Stickers

The carpark stickers for 2024 will be available shortly. 

Please note the following;
Presbyters car parks are strictly for our Presbyters, please do not park on their car parks space, (24/7).
Back carparks 12, 13, 14 are on lease to Wesley Community Action (24/7), please do not park on any of these spaces.

Bulletin information

The office is always looking for more information for the bulletin. If you have any news you would like to share with the congregation, please let the office know by noon on Thursday and we can include it. This could be events in your neighbourhood, or good or bad news you would like to share.


Each month the Connexional Office compiles a newsletter of information which has been distributed during the month plus notices and newsletters from other parts of the Church. eMessenger is available on the Methodist website http://www.methodist.org.nz/e_messenger

Reminder to Supervise Children

A quick reminder to supervise children while you are here. Parents are responsible for the safety of their children while on the Church site. Children must be supervised by a responsible adult at all times.

Other Information

Receiving 10am bulletin and Newsletter by email - Anyone is welcome to receive the 10am bulletin and newsletter by email. If you are interested please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. your details.
Bulletin Contributions - Please note that any contributions for the Sunday bulletin need to be in the office by 12pm every Thursday.
Bookings Mobile Number - The Bookings Mobile Number is 027 359 3933. This is where you can report problems with your booking of Parish property - eg already in use, something broken, not cleaned by previous users etc
Other Activities - The 10am Congregation takes part and plans a range of different activities. Some focused on developing spirituality, while others designed as social gatherings.

For more information on our events, please see the 10am Congregation Facebook page

See you at our next event!