Parish of Riverslea

St Peter’s is a friendly parish with a sense of community outreach and caring service. Supported by a team of worship and pastoral leaders including two priests, this parish seeks to develop a relevant ministry for community-minded people. Heretaunga Seniors activities and pre-school music are based at St Martin’s and an excellent newsletter Connections is available for faithful people who aren’t able to make it to worship.

Office: 021 025 70634

Sunday – 9.30 am
Wednesday – 9.30am Morning Prayer followed by morning tea
Modern and welcoming: family friendly with bible centred devotional teaching and contemporary music relevant and meaningful for life in today’s world.

Ethos: Cohesive culture welcoming to people from diverse backgrounds. Members are hard working with good heart and embrace contributions from differently abled people.

Ethnicity: Welcoming of people from different cultural backgrounds

Children: Children are always included and especially catered for with family worship on Sunday mornings.

Social: Festival dinners, picnics, garage sales, birthday bash lunch, plant fair, musical and social events.

Outreach: Pre-school music, computer classes, Connections news

Highlights: Bounce Back to School with a Banger and Blessing. Easter; Christmas Eve drinks and nibbles, Patronal festival lunch, CU4T (twice monthly meal before Sunday evening service at 6.15pm. Otherwise, service starts with a video or discussion group at 5.30 pm followed by supper