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.

Our Services


31st March
10.00 am
7th April
10.00 am

14th April
10.00 am

21st April
10.00 am
28th April
10.00 am

10.00 am

Coming Events:

Lent Studies Monday 1st April
7.30 in the Parish hall. A six week study.
Books for the study will be available on the 4th - $5 koha if you can afford it. For more information please go to

Vestry 10th April
7.15 Evening prayer in Church prior to meeting at 7.30 in Meeting Room.

Chrism Service 17th April
7.00 pm at St Johns church, Feilding.

Good Friday 19th April
10.00 am

Community Quiz Night 16th May
raising funs for Hall rebuild.
More information on this page

Service Leaders Dessert Evening 6 July
Learning/Sharing evening for those that "have an active part" in our services.

Church Herald:

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

March 2019

Lectionary Readings
for the week ending
Sunday, 31st March 2019

Sunday 24th

Gen 45:3-11,15
Ps 37:1-11,39-40
1 Cor 15:35-38,42-50
Luke 6:27-38
Pent 15:2

Collect for the 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time
God of welcome,
we encounter you in those different from us;
enlarge the tent of our lives to embrace both friend and foe,
so that we grow to be more like you;
through Jesus, your image,
who is alive with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Monday 25th

Dan 2:20-23
Ps 25:3-10
Matt 18:21-end

Tuesday 26th

Deut 4:1,5-9
Ps 147:13-end
Matt 5:17-19

Wednesday 27th

Deut 4:1,5-9
Ps 147:13-end
Matt 5:17-19

Thursday 28th

Jer 7:23-28
Ps 95:1-2,6-end
Luke 11:14-23

Friday 29th

Hosea 14
Ps 81:6-10,13,16
Mark 12:28-34

Saturday 30th

Hos 5:15-6:6
Ps 51:1-2,17-end
Luke 18:9-14

Sunday 31st

Josh 5:9-12
Ps 32
2 Cor 5:16-21
Luke 15:1-3,11b-32
Collect: Easter 3:2

Collect for the Fourth Sunday in Lent
God our Father, faithful and loving,
though we lose our way you seek us and call us back:
Give us the courage to face our faults;
Help us to repent, reconcile, and amend our ways that we may find our peace
through Jesus Christ our Lord;
who lives and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God,

In the aftermath of the Christchurch Mosque attacks,
Read the Diocese of Wellington Bishops' Pastoral Letter

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