July 22, 2019

Around 40 people gathered at El Rancho Christian Camp, Waikanae, for this year’s Pastoral Training Weekend. This included 7 pastoral leaders from Fiji, 6 from our Masterton Filipino congregation, and 4 from Vanuatu.

The weather was often cold and wet, but this didn’t da...

July 12, 2019

The Fiji church celebrated their 40th anniversary with a special church service in Suva on 29 June. Attendance was 105, including members from all parts of Fiji and 6 from overseas

June 21, 2019

Les and Kaye Evans flew to Vanuatu on May 3rd. After arrival in Port Vila they met up with members Evelyn Kanas and Giselle Taren. The next day they met Gilbert Gibson, who is the expert on all things “bees” in Vanuatu.

Their flight to Santo was delayed as Kaye suffered...

March 20, 2019

Christchurch Killings: The dreadful massacre of innocent people at worship in Christchurch last Friday has shocked our nation and rightly dominated the news this week.

Dennis sent a message Sunday on behalf of the Church to the Muslim Association as a mark of our shock...

March 13, 2019

Greetings once again from Auckland!

Literature:  A new issue of "Inside Life", our 30th, has just been printed, and has been added to the website at www.insidelife.org.nz. It will be distributed this weekend in about 15,000 letterboxes in selected areas nationwide. Than...

February 27, 2019

Greetings from Auckland!  The Women’s Retreat held the weekend of February 15-17 was very successful indeed.  Please click here to read a report from Marilyn Wong, who coordinated the Retreat.

The Church Board met on the Friday prior to the beginning of the Retreat...

February 12, 2019

Greetings once again from Auckland!  Dennis and Sue Richards and I attended the first Australasian Pastors’ Conference under our new structure at Tweed Heads, on the Qld/NSW border, last Tuesday and Wednesday.

Around 30 pastors and wives were present for the conference,...

January 31, 2019

Greetings from Auckland!  Next week, Dennis, Sue and I are participating in the first GCI Australasia pastoral conference under our new structure, to be held at Tweed Heads, Qld, on Tuesday and Wednesday. Your prayers for this event are solicited, and also for the Comm...

December 6, 2018

Hi there!  Please click here for an update from Dennis on recent visits he has made to Australia and Fiji.

Also, some news from Vanuatu. Marius Taren advises that there has been no rain at Rory for the last three months and once again the members are experiencing a seve...

November 22, 2018

Greetings from Auckland!  Here’s a report just in from Dennis:

I have been away in the South Island the last few days visiting members and old friends in Southland and Otago. As always I return encouraged, and although some attend other churches I rejoice that their fai...

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