Nau Mai, Haere Mai - Welcome to the Parish Of Pohangina

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

We believe that we are a place of peace, love and teaching.  We warmly welcome all visitors into our churches as Christ would have us do.

We believe we are a place to belong!

Our Services

Ashhurst Komako  
23rd February
10.00 am

10.00 am
26th Feb
Ash Wednesday
7.00 pm
1st March
8.00 am
10.00 am
9th March
10.00 am

10.00 am
16th March
10.00 am
23rd March
10.00 am

10.00 am

Coming Events

19th February
Vestry Meeting 7.30pm in the Meeting Room
24th February
Lent study every Monday for 6 weeks, in the Hall, starting at 7.30pm
26th February
Ash Wednesday, service 7.00pm
29th February
Vestry/Leaders Training Day
14th March
Diocesan Team Training day at Wellington
Contact Helen or Lyn
15th March
Parish AGM  at Ashhurst after 10 am service
18th March
Vestry Meeting 7.30pm in the Meeting Room
22nd March
Bishop Ellie Visiting. Options for Baptism, Confirmation and re affirmation of your faith.
29th March
Cafe Church
8th April
7 pm Chrism Service, St. Johns, Feilding
10th April
Good Friday
15th April
Vestry Meeting 7.30pm in the Meeting Room
25th April

Church Herald

The latest available version of our Parish Church Herald is:

February & March 2020

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Lectionary Readings for the week ending:
   Sunday 23rd February 2019

Sunday 16th

Deut 30:15-20
Ps 119:1-8
1 Cor 3:1-9
Matt 5:21-37
Advent 2:2

Collect for the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time
God of compassion and mercy,
you give us laws to guide our lives.
Grant that we may live in peace and respect with our sisters and brothers.
Help us to treat each other in a spirit of forgiveness and reconciliation
so that we may approach your altar in peace.
Through Jesus Christ our Liberator,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever. Amen

Monday 17th

James 1:1-11
Mark 8:11-13

Tuesday 18th

James 1:12-18
Mark 8:14-21

Wednesday 19th

James 1:19-end
Ps 15
Mark 8:22-26

Thursday 20th

James 2:1-9
Ps 34:1-7
Mark 8:27-33

Friday 21st

James 2:14-24
Ps 112
Mark 8:34-9:1

Saturday 22rd

James 3:1-10
Ps 12:1-7
Mark 9:2-13

Sunday 23rd

Lev 19:1-2, 9-18
Ps 119:33-40
1 Cor 3:10-11,16-23
Matt 5:38-48
Pent 15:1

Collect for the Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time
Bountiful God,
you send sun and rain to the righteous and the unrighteous.
Let your grace fall upon your people,
enable us to love our enemies and pray for those who persecute us
so that we may truly be your children.
Through Jesus Christ our Liberator,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever. Amen

The 2020 Lectionary is available online here

The Environment,
Letter by Russell Lyon


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