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

271 Songer Street, Stoke 

Sunday 18 November  –  9.45 am 

Sunday 25 November  –  9.45 am

34 Champion Rd, Richmond

Wed  28 November  –  10 am

Wed  12 November  –  10 am (final for year)


Sunday 18 Nov 3pm:  Stoke Mural Reveal. Jack Robins Memorial Stadium. Share BBQ and see what the local youth and award winning international mural artists have created.

Tuesdays 8.30 am: Prayer Time: ‘The House’ lounge, Champion Road.

Saturdays 9.30 am: Christmas Choristers” for the next few weeks.  Meet in church, Songer St.

Tuesday 20 Nov  9.45am—midday: friendship group meeting. This is the last meeting for the year.  Christmas Programme, Stoke hall.

Tuesday 20 Nov 4—4.30 pm: Youth Bible Study with mark.  Champion Road.

Tuesday 20 Nov 7 pm:  Governance Council will meet at Champion Rd.

Wednesday 21 Nov 10 amMovies Champion Rd. Morning tea then movie starts promptly 10.30am, finishing by 12.30pm. A gold coin donation to cover costs. Movie ‘A Christmas Carol Musical’. 2004 production of Charles Dickens classic.  You are invited to stay after today’s movie for early Christmas BYO picnic lunch in the grounds.

Monday 26 Nov 7.30 pm:  Renovare spiritual growth group will meet at  Tania and Chris Levett’s home, 187 Pugh Road, Hope.

Tuesday 27 Nov 7 pm: Team Leaders meet at Champion Road.

Thursday 29 Nov 2pm-4pm:  Sunday morning door and hostess volunteers. Songer St Church office. Jon Parkes is holding a meeting for these volunteers who assist at Sunday morning worship.  Afternoon tea provided.

Tuesday 4 December 11.30am:  Annual Christmas Luncheon. Songer St hall.  Everyone welcome.  Those that haven’t received an invitation, please bring a plate of finger food.