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.

Services coming up

The House, Champion Rd, Richmond

271 Songer Street, Stoke

 Sun    17 Feb :   9.45 am (Favourite Hymn Sunday)



Tuesday 19 Feb 9.45am:   Friendship group meeting. Meet in the lounge for a ‘cuppa’ before the meeting, which will be ‘in house’. Members are asked to share the silliest thing they have ever done! Suggestions for programmes during the year to also be offered please. Afterwards we’ll lunch together at Cafe on Saxton. Husbands/partners are very welcome to join us for lunch.

Tuesday 19 Feb 7 pm:   Governance Council meets at Champion Road house.

Fri—Sun 22-24 Feb: Church Camp, Bethany Park Kaiteriteri. Register now. Contacts: Tania 021 042 4590 or Jeannie 021 270 0475.

Friday 1 March 10 am: World Day of Prayer. Whakatu  Presbyterian, Songer St.

Friday 1 March 6pm : Indoor Bowls, BBQ at 46 Summerset Terrace. See General Notices.

Thursday 7 March  2pm:  Knitting group meeting at Betty’s at Holly Way, Tahuna.  Bring your knitting and work completed so far to show.

Friday 8 March 7pm—10pm: Indoor Bowls commence in Stoke hall.

Saturday 9 March 9am—4pm: Workshop on Contemporary Apologetics. Richmond Baptist Church.  Register by Wednesday 6 March 2019.  Contact shelly.hawke@richmondbaptist.org   Phone    544 7596.  Cost: Donation/koha.  BYO lunch, morning & afternoon tea provided.

Sun 10 March 9.45 am: Congregational Meeting  after service to vote on Building Plan Concept.