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.

23rd June 9.45am

The House, Champion Rd, Richmond.

 Wed  26th June : 10 am



Tuesdays 8.45am : Prayer time  Champion Road.

Tuesdays 10am—12pm: Country gospel ukulele, with Ian, Champion Road.

Thursdays 12—1pm: Winter lunch—Soup, bread and scones or muffins each week throughout winter. Songer St hall. Gold coin donation.  All welcome.

Thursdays Walking Group postponed till 18 July.

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

Wednesday 26 June 2—4pm: Whakatū book club meet at The House, Champion Rd to discuss and swap books, thoughts and ideas from reading. 

Thursday 27 June 2pm: Knitting group meet at Betty’s, 1 Holly Way, Tahuna. This is the time to bring all your completed blankets etc to the group meeting. If you have nearly finished blankets, we may be able to help  complete them with you.

Friday 28 June 10am: Renovare meeting, The House, Champion Rd. Enquiries to Elaine Henry.

Saturday 29 June, 2pm:   Ecumenical Afternoon.  The Whakatu Friendship Group ladies are hosting the annual Ecumenical Gathering on Saturday 29th June  at 2 pm.   The guest speaker will be Jane Russell a palliative care nurse from the Hospice.   All women of the congregation are cordially invited to attend.

Wednesday 3 July 10 am:  Movies, Morning tea with movie commencing 10.30. Champion Road. For transport ring Frances & Frank. Gold coin donation to cover costs.  Movie – Murder at the Vicarage. Classic Miss Marple investigates. Drama.

Friday 5 July 1—4.30pm:  Cards and board games afternoon at The House, Champion Rd. Please feel free to bring along your own games and cards. Enquiries to Elaine Henry.

Sunday 14 July: Operation Coverup’s Blanket Display in Songer St church.

Thursdays 18 July 3.30 pm: Walking Group resumes.  Meet at Champion Rd for a 45 min walk around Richmond. All welcome.