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

Sunday     24 March :  9.45 am


Joint Methodist Service, 92 Neale Ave, Stoke.

Sunday 31 March : 10.15 a.m.


The House, Champion Rd, Richmond

Wed 03 April   : 10 am



Tuesdays 8.30am : Prayer time Champion Road lounge.  Note time change to 9am on 9th April.

Tuesdays 10am—12pm: Country Gospel Ukulele, with Ian, Champion Road. Singers are welcome, as well as potential players.  If you have an instrument bring it , if not I have a couple you can try out on.  If you have one you could lend—thank you.  Ian.

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

Tuesday 26 March 2pm: Pastoral Visiting Team Meeting,  The House, Champion Rd  Thank you for your time and energy given to delivering the newsletters to your people.  See you there.  Eileen.

Wednesday 27 March  10am:  Wednesday Movies will start again for this year at Champion Road. 10am cuppa, with movie commencing at 10.30. Again, we will alternate with the worship service.

Wednesday 27 March– Sun 31 Mar: Bible Studies, Richmond Baptist Church.  See general notices and church notice board for more details.

Sunday 31 March 2pm—3.30sh:  Gospel Concert, Annesbrook Church Community Centre (Hall 2), 40 Saxton Road, Stoke. See poster in foyer.

Sunday 31 March 7pm: Gracia Burnham talk at Grace Church, Richmond. Listen to her story of faith when kidnapped as a missionary in the Philippines.

Saturday 6 April 7.30pm: Armchair Travellers, Stoke hall, to hear Iain Campbell presenting ‘Antarctica Revisited’ – In the wake of Scott and Shackleton. A cruise via the sub Antarctica islands from Bluff to Antarctica.

Thursday 11 April: Whakatū Men’s Group meet for working bee at 34 Champion Rd.