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

Sun 25 March                      9.45 am Worship Service

Good Friday 30 March      9.30 am Worship Service

Easter Sunday 1 April       9.45 am Holy Communion 




Mondays, 1pm : home group at Kay and Ron’s, 11 Kebel Place, Stoke.  Transport  available.  All welcome.  Ph 547  6777.

Tuesdays 8.30am : PRAYER TIME Champion Road lounge.

Fridays 7pm—10pm : Indoor Bowls, Stoke Hall.  All returnees and new members welcome.

Pastoral Visitors Meeting : 2.30pm on March 27th at  Champion Road.

Wednesday 28 March  10 am  :  Movies, 34 Champion Road.  Start with morning tea.  Movie will commence promptly 10.30am and finish by 12.30pm. If you would like transport ring Frances and Frank 544-1030. A gold coin donation to cover costs. Movie — The Good Lie.  Young adult refugees from the Sudan resettle in the USA.

Friday 30 March  10.30 am : Ecumenical Cross Walk.

Saturday 7 April 7.30pm  :  Armchair Travellers Whakatu Presbyterian hall Songer St. Max and Allison Robertson will present “Exciting Ecuador”. Focus on Galápagos Islands and Amazon rainforest. Entry donation to hospice building fund.

April 11 April 11am  :  WHAKATU MEN’S MEETING To be held at Ian and Karen’s home, 19 Ashdonleigh Street, Stoke.  Lunch provided.

April 27—29th PRESBYTERY GATHERING, CHRISTCHURCH. See general notices and foyer table info sheets.