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.

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Please remember to sanitize your hands, scan in the QR code or if you haven’t a smart phone, write your details in our register in the foyer before our services.

Sunday Worship

THIS SUNDAY 27th September10am: 271 Songer St.

NEXT SUNDAY 4th October – 10am: 271 Songer St.

Wednesday Worship

30th September  – 10 am:  Meet at 34 Champion Road.

Other Activities

Mondays 6.30-8.30pm: Youth Group meets at 34 Champion Rd.

Tuesdays 9:00 – 9:45am: Weekly Prayer at 34 Champion Rd.
Tuesdays 10:30am – 12:00pm: Country Gospel Ukulele with Ian at 34 Champion Rd.
Fridays 7pm: Indoor Bowls in Songer St hall.

Friday Oct 2nd 1.30 pm: Board games and cards afternoon at the House at 34 Champion Road – Come and join in the fun of playing  games like Yahtzee, Five Crowns, Scrabble etc.  There is no charge.     

Saturday Oct 3rd 7.30pm: Armchair Travellers meet Songer St hall.  Harold Mason will present ‘Journey to Galapagos – Islands Born of Fire.’ Proceeds to Rescue Helicopter.

Monday Oct 12th 7.30pm. Christian Meditation Group recommences at the Catholic Church Hall, 35 William Street, Richmond. All welcome. For more info – Marie mlshepherd54@gmail.com or chat with Jon or Maggie.

Saturday October 17th (polling day): 10am – 3pm: Friendship Group Regional Day. We are hosting this event at our Songer Street site. Morning tea to be held in church before heading to the hall for the rest of the day’s event.

Tuesday Oct 20th 9.45am: Friendship Group. Jean’s group is taking the meeting. Entertainer, Anne Spears.  All ladies welcome.