Notices & Roster


Sunday 20 October
10am Pentecost 19 – Presbyterian Support Otago service led by Rev Russell Thew and Mrs Helen Scott of PSO
12noon Eating together
7pm ‘Kate Sheppard – making room at the table’ Rev Brendon McRae, minister of Flagstaff Church

Wednesday 23 October
7:30pm Church Council

Sunday 27 October
10am Pentecost 19 – Reformation music
7pm Worship – Communion

Sunday 3 November
10am Pentecost 21 – Parihaka Day
7pm Worship

Eating together
Eating together, 20 October at Concord Tavern, 12 Main South Road, Burnside. Please contact this month’s organiser Errol Holland

Drop-in discussion Mondays in minister’s study – 1 to 2pm
You are invited to a small group meeting on Mondays between 1pm and 2 pm. The questions explored will be – “What happened with/to you during yesterday’s services?” and “What questions, events, stories are awakened for you from the readings for next Sunday?” The minister’s study is in the Hall behind the church.

A plant sales table will operate in the Gathering Area after morning services until December 1 (sooner if interest is waning). Lists will be available for you to indicate what you would like to add to your garden or what you can offer for sale. You are also welcome to bring along plants, BUT those unsold would need to be taken home again as they cannot be looked after at church during the week. Inquiries to Lee Somerville.

Copies of last week’s sermon are available in the resource stand inside the George Street doors, as well as on the website.

Wider Church

Opera in the Kirk – a lighthearted exploration of opera’s greatest hits: Sunday 20 October 2pm, at Opoho Presbyterian Church. Presented by Opera Here (Lois Johnston, Claire Barton, Ridge Ponini and Mark Bevin). Koha.

Anne Frank Exhibition
Otago Girls’ High School is hosting an Anne Frank exhibition in its main hall. It can be visited between 9 am and 5 pm Monday to Friday. It is well worth seeing.

Public lecture
Dr. Ann Gilroy will be giving a lecture entitled Women and Church: The Future? on Tuesday 22 October, 7pm in St. Patrick’s Basilica (32 Macandrew Rd, South Dunedin). Ann will be speaking in a context relevant for women and men in any church tradition.

Public talk 
Dr Adam Dodds (Senior Pastor, Elim Church Dunedin) Understanding Islam from a Christian Perspective
It has been just over 6 months since the terrible events in Christchurch. There are many questions been raised in our church communities about Islam and how it relates to Christian faith. In response, Flagstaff Community Church is hosting the following event. Wednesday 30 October 7-8:45pm, Flagstaff Church, Wakari.

Remembering Parihaka – Seeking Peace in a Troubled World
Hikoi of Peace — Sunday 3 November
Meet at the top carpark at the Botanical Gardens with walking shoes and an umbrella, if it’s wet. The Hikoi will begin at 12:30pm with a short walk through the bush to the headstone in the North Cemetery. A group will also walk to the top gardens from the Rongo Stone (Cnr of Portsmouth Drive and Shore Street Andersons Bay). If you want to join this hikoi meet at the Rongo Stone at 11am. During the hikoi there will be stories about Parihaka, waiata and karakia, and a planting project at the Parihaka Memorial. A koha will be taken which will go towards Dunedin Night Shelter.


20 October

27 October

3 November

Welcoming David Mann’s team David Richardson’s team David Richardson’s team
Counting Helen Shaw’s team Howard Smith’s team Howard Smith’s team
Flower arranging Janice Crerar Linda Holloway Linda Holloway
Call to Worship Kate Tofia Grace Togneri Lachlan Crumpton
Reading (am) Peter Matheson David Crerar Linda Holloway
Prayers Robert Paterson Janet Sim Elder Lucy Collins
Reading (pm) Barry Brown Liz Miller Rosemary Tarbotton
Communion Alison Tait
John Matheson
Worship Support Peter Matheson Linda Holloway Grace Togneri
Notices Margot Skinner (am)
David Crerar (pm)
Barry Brown (am)
Linda Holloway (pm)
Leigh Haslam (am)
Warren Jowett (pm)
Morning tea Marion Christie &
Kay Belsey
Anna & Grace Togneri Anna & Grace Togneri
Supper Glyn Smith Janet Wishart

The PDF of collated Knox rosters can be viewed hereupdated 12 September 2019~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

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