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 "The House" located at 34 Champion Rd, Richmond.

Any additional services will be announced on our website.

Services coming up

271 Songer Street, Stoke  –  Service Sunday 20th October 9.45am 

The House,  34 Champion Rd, Richmond – 10 am Wednesday 30th October 2019 



Tuesdays 8.45am: Prayer Time, Champion Road.

Tuesdays 10am—12pm: Country Gospel Ukulele, with Ian at The House, 34 Champion Rd.

Fridays 7pm —10pm:  Indoor Bowls, Stoke Hall.

Saturdays 9.30am: Christmas Choir Practice in church.  Queries see Lois.

Tuesday 22 Oct 7.30pm:  Connecting Christian Women (formerly CWCI). Hear Anita McDonnell from the Waikato speaking on “All things are possible!” at the Headingly Centre, Headingly Lane, Richmond.  Entry fee $10.  Further details on handouts in foyer.

Wednesday 23 Oct  10am: Movies, Morning tea with movie commencing 10.30. Champion Road. For transport ring Frances & Frank . Gold coin donation to cover costs. Movie—The Greatest Showman Musical story of Barnum Circus.

Friday 25 Oct: 10am:  Justice and Action/ Renovare study group meet at 34 Champion Road, Richmond.  For more info ring Elaine.

Friday 1 Nov 1.30pm:  Board Games and Cards afternoon at 34 Champion Rd, Richmond. No charge. Please come and encourage others not associated with Whakatu Presbyterian to come and enjoy a full afternoon.

Saturday 2 Nov 8am: Whakatu Men’s BBQ breakfast at The House, 34 Champion Rd.

Sunday 10 Nov 7pm: Combined Churches Celebration of Unity. Grace Church, Headingly Lane, Richmond. Speaker Bishop Steve Maina.  All welcome—bring your friends. Hosted by Richmond and Waimea Ministers.