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Microchurch

Micro-Church is Knox's small group network.  As the name suggests, each group is a church.  This is in keeping with Jesus' definition of church as "where two or three gather together as my followers, I am there among them" (Mt 18:20).  

Each Micro-Church group is given the freedom to function as an autonomous community within the larger church community.   

God primarily is a relational God, "God is love" (1 John 4:8).  As beings made in the image of God, people are primarily relational beings.  As a consequence, we all have a deep-seated need for the social interaction and a need to belong to a community.  The intent of Micro-Church is to create a forum where meaningful social interaction can take place.  In reality, this means people connecting with each other takes precedence over get a job done; hospitality trumps function.  Eating together, Fun, Friendship, Enjoying others company, meaningful conversation, feeling at ease, a low threat environment, no pressure, discovery, atmosphere, and spontaneity, are all concepts that convey what we mean by Micro-Church.
 

 

Band of Brothers

Men: Friendship, Food, Discussion and Bible Exploration
Wednesday 7.30pm

Contact Graham Armstrong
Address: 1391 Devon Road, Waitara
Phone: 754 6005 or or 0273 490 966
Email: gjarms50@gmail.com

Beta Bible Study

Post alpha bible study group
Tuesday 11-2pm

Contact Dorothy Dewar
Address: 75 Bayly Street, Waitara
Phone: 754 4422

Ladies Lunch

Women: food, fun, say what you think conversations.
4th Friday of the Month

Contact: Coral West
Address: Cafe decided by consensus
Phone: 754 7745
Email: logansdoll@gmail.com

Lighthouse

The lighthouse is a prayer and bible exploration group for anyone who wants some fellowship, friendship, discussion, and food.
Tuesdays 7.30pm

Contact: Karen Dickson or Carol Shenton
Address: @ the Vollebregts
Phone: (Karen) 752 3486 or (Carol) 754 8590

Doing Life Together

Vigorous discussion on any topic.
7:30 Monday’s at the Pearce’s

Contact: Adam and Taryn
Email: ajtjpearce@gmail.com 

Mumzone

Mumzone is a night out for Mums and female friends which involves great food and an activity or celebration. It happens once a term and it is a great social event.

 

For more information, please contact:

the church office 7544356

Old Time Hymns

Mixed: Hymn singing, Friendship
First Sunday of Month 2pm

Contact: Queenie Silby
Address: Church Cafe
Phone: 754 7132

Petrol Heads

Mixed: Fun, friendship and the pursuit of anything to do with petrol vapour.
By arrangement, usually Saturday

Contact: Andrew Larsen
Address: Contact Andrew
Phone: 754 4942

Primetimers

Men and Women 55+: Telling a story, book review, a speaker or activity followed by afternoon tea.
Second Tuesday of the Month, 1.30pm

Contact: Lynette Hodge
Address: Church Cafe
Phone: 754 6443

Scones with Seb

Senior Mixed: friendship, coffee, date scones, and a good story.
Bi-Monthly Wednesday 10.30 am

Contact: Jennie McCullough
Address: Church Cafe
Phone: 757 3648
Email: majah@xtra.co.nz

Stretch and Grow

Women: Bible study, Discussion, and friendship.
Mondays at 2.30 pm

Contact: Margaret Murray
 

Super "O"wesome Group

Embrace your inner bible nerd, share some kai, and have a good old fashioned "chin wag".
Tuesdays 7.30pm

Contact: Rebekah and Trevor 
Email: trevandbeks@outlook.com 

Tabitha Crafts

As a group, we want to provide help to our community and to the Women’s Refuge in particular. Even if you can’t sew or knit, we could still use your help.
Tuesday Mornings

Contact: Janice Giddy
Address: Knox Cafe
Phone: 752 3795

Waitara Community Singers

Play an instrument and love a good sing-a-long? Give me a call.

“The joy of entertaining  ourselves and the public”

 

Contact: Margaret Wiggins

7544421

Worship Team

Music for Church, Youth, and Concerts, skill development, friendship and fun.
Practice Thursday 7.30 pm

Contact: Daniel Chapman
Address: Church Auditorium
Phone: for information contact Church Office 754 4356

10CC

Mixed: friendship, food, discussion, Bible exploration.
Mondays at 7.30 pm


Contact: David and Christine Cambie
Address: Ohanga Road, Onaero
Phone: 754 3882
Email: dccambie@xtra.co.nz

PRAYER

Prayer @ 6.30am
6.30-7.15am Thursdays at Knox Church


The Altar
8.30-9.30am on Sundays before the morning service in the green room. The altar conveys the sense of sacrifice, waiting on God, baring yourself before God, and seeking God. A place where you will be contemplative, and open to the Holy Spirit's leading. A place where revelation flows and intercession is made. All are welcome. 


The Boiler Room
9.30-9.45am before Sunday service. A different type of prayer, more shock prayer, mainly concerning the morning service to follow
Emergency Prayer Chain
Contact Judy Armstrong 754 6005

 

Monday Morning Prayer

6-7 am at the Parker's. We pack a punch in the heavenlies for those who are sick or need Jesus.

 

Days of Prayer
Occurs each year in the lead up to Easter.

 

 

 

Contact the church office 7544356

Knox
Church 
Waitara

Office Hours - Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Phone - (06) 754 4356
Facebook - Knox Church Waitara
Address - 17 Grey St, Waitara
Postal -  P.O. Box 216, Waitara, 4346
Email - teresa@waitara.org.nz

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