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

  • Sunday 5 March :  H.C. Service led by Jon Parkes with guest speaker Matty Grant.

  • Wednesday 8 March : 11 am 30 minute Service at 11 Florence Street, Richmond.

What’s On   (see latest Sunday Bulletin for ‘General Notices’)

Tuesdays, 9am :    Prayer Time Weekly in the church   foyer Richmond and Stoke.

Friday 3 March  :   World day of prayer  –  at Baptist Church, 648 Main Rd, Stoke.  10am Cuppa – 10.30am. Service Programme by Philippine Women. Sales Table.

Friday 3 March 7.15 pm  : Indoor Bowls in the church hall. Play starts at 7.15pm. See you there. Beth 547-3329,  Peta 539-6188.  See general notices.

Wednesday 8 March :  Movies commence at Richmond Church, 11 Florence Street Richmond at 1.30pm. Shared lunch at 12.30pm if you wish. Just bring a contribution to share. If you would like transport ring Frances and Frank 544-1030.  Movie—The Lady in the Van.  True Story of a homeless old lady living in London.

Friday 10 March :   Junior Youth Group  –  Rabbit Island Picnic and Swim.

COMING UP : Saturday 8 April  –  First Armchair Travellers for the year.