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Central Gathering

St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
300 Market Street S,

20-21 September 2019



Friday - Church Funding and Finance Workshop.

2pm        Gather for refreshments

2.30pm   The Presbyterian Church is valued at $1.5billion.  What relationship should the church have to wealth?

3.00pm   Snapshot of Presbyterian Church Finances

3.30pm   Mission Funding Opportunities from Presbytery Central

3.45pm   Fundraising: internal and external options

4.15pm   Panel discussion on how some churches are dealing with financial issues

5.30pm   Pizzas, reflection and conversation for all who are in Hastings at that time!

7.30pm   Evening Concludes (You will need to register for dinner)


Saturday - Gathering and AGM

9.45am   Registration & Morning Tea

               Kidstream Check-in for school years 1-6

10.30am Welcome and Worship

11am      Keynote Address - Speaker to be confirmed

11.45am Workshops - Session 1

1.00pm   Lunch (finger food lunch provided)

2.00pm   Brief Annual General Meeting & Mission Stories

3.15pm   Afternoon Tea

3.45pm   Workshops - Session 2

5.30pm   Roast Dinner at St John’s Presbyterian Church, 606 Frederick St, Hastings.

6.15pm   After-Dinner Speaker: Henare O’Keefe - ‘Connecting with communities’

7pm-ish  Leave for home


Register online HERE

See the full information pack and offline Registration form HERE

Register your Primary School Aged Children for Kidstream HERE

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