Nau Mai, Haere Mai - Welcome To The Anglican Parish Of Pohangina

The Anglican Parish of Pohangina
covers the areas of Ashhurst, Bunnythorpe, and Komako in the beautiful Pohangina Valley.

We welcome all those who know the Risen Christ and those who are seeking answers.

We believe we are a place to belong.

Parish of Pohangina members are encouraged to register and log in to access parish specific information and files such as rosters and phone lists

Our Services


25th August
10.00 am

10.00 am
8th September
8.00 am
10.00 am
15th September

22nd September
29th September

10.00 am

Coming Events:

Vestry Meeting 24th August
7.15 pm Evening prayer in Church prior to meeting at 7.30 pm in Meeting Room.

Team Training Day 7th September
9.30am Diocese Team Training at Central Baptist Church Street, P.Nth.

Church Herald:

The latest .pdf version of our Parish Magazine available online is:

August 2019

Lectionary Readings
for the week ending
Sunday, 25th August 2019

Sunday 18th

Isa 5:1-7
Ps 80:1-2,8-19
Heb 11:29–12:2
Luke 12:49-56
Collect: Pent 10:2

Collect for the 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time
God of fire and water,
your searing justice has set alight the earth;
may we share Christ’s baptism,
even when it leads to pain and division;
through Jesus, who lives and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Monday 19th

Judg 2:11-19
Ps 106:34-42
Matt 19:16-22

Tuesday 20th

Judg 6:11-24
Ps 85:8-end
Matt 19:23-end

Wednesday 21st

Judg 9:6-15
Ps 21:1-6
Matt 20:1-16

Thursday 22nd

Judg 11:29-end
Ps 40:4-11
Matt 22:1-14

Friday 23rd

Ruth 1:1,3-6, 14-16,22
Ps 146
Matt 22:34-40

Saturday 24th

Isa 43:8-13 or Acts 5:12-16
Ps 145:1-7
Acts 5:12-16 or 1 Cor 4:9-15
Luke 22:24-30

Sunday 25th

Jer 1:4-10
Ps 71:1-6
Heb 12:18-29
Luke 13:10-17
Collect: Pent 25:3

Collect for the 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time
Redeeming God,
you draw us all to you through love rather than law;
set us free from any bondage,
so we and all your children stand upright in the dignity you give us,
praising you and proclaiming your wonders;
through Jesus Christ our Mediator,
who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Our Bookmarks for 2019
Four different ones for you to choose from. Available in the hall or contact the office.

Archdeacon Wendy talks to
Bishop Stephen