Welcome, and thank you for visiting Whakatū Presbyterian church online.

We hope that our website highlights the wide variety of worship, fellowship and service opportunities available.

Please feel free to read more about our church on this site, or come in for a visit. We would love to greet you and share with you our love for Jesus Christ and for you, our neighbour.

Our Mission:

“Loving God, loving others and caring for God’s Creation”

We are a community of faith where:
· Loving God is expressed in vibrant worship, prayer and lives yielded to Jesus Christ
· Loving others is expressed in sharing the transforming life of Jesus Christ through the power of the Holy Spirit
· Caring for creation is expressed in a concern for justice and our environment.


Sunday Morning services are held at our Stoke Worship Centre at 9:45AM.
Located at 271 Songer Street, Stoke.

A short 30 minute reflectional worship service is held 11:00AM bi-weekly on Wednesdays at our Richmond Worship Centre located at 11 Florence St, Richmond.

Any additional services will be announced on our website.

Click on  Whakatu Presbyterian Directory  to find the right contact for your area of interest.

Services coming up

Sun 25 Feb  9.45 am  Worship Service as usual plus Camp                                           Service at Bethany Park 10am.

Sun  4  March  9.45 am  H.C. Worship Service

Sun 11 March  9.45 am  Worship Service

Sun 18 March  9.45 am  Guest Preacher—Rev. Dr Geoff New.


Tuesdays 8.30am : PRAYER TIME Champion Road.

Friday 2 March 10am: The annual World Day of Prayer Service. It will be held in St Francis Catholic Church. Morning Tea will be served at 10 am and the Service will begin at 10.30 am. This year the Service has been prepared by  the World Day of Prayer Committee in the South American Country of Suriname.

Wednesday March 7 March 2pm: The Knitting group is meeting at Betty’s home, 2 Holly Way, Tahunanui. All knitters are welcome. Bring along a knitting friend who would like to join us.

Friday 9 March 2 pm – Set up hall at ex St David’s site (11 Florence Street, Richmond) for garage sale.

Saturday 10 March 8.30 am: garage sale 11 Florence Street, Richmond (ex St David’s site).

Wednesday 14 March 10am: Movies begin for trhe year. This year Movies will be at 34 Champion Road. Start with Cuppa and catch-up. Movie commences 10.30am sharp and finishes no later than 12.30. For the first movie of this year, we will have a picnic lunch in the grounds with your own “school lunch” and tea or coffee will be provided.

Friday 16 March 6pm : Indoor Bowls will begin for the year with a Pot Luck Tea at the church hall, Songer Street.  All returnees and new members welcome.

Saturday 17 March 9am—4.30pm :  Preaching the scriptures Workshop run by Rev. Geoff New. Champion Road.  Please help yourself to information on foyer  desk.