Christianity is pretty simple. It’s all about one life, the life of Jesus. On this website you can explore Christianity and think about what life’s all about in your own way, at your own pace.
Equip Conference (formerly known as YLC) is an inspiring and challenging week of bible teaching and group workshops that aims to provide people of all ages with tools to lead Bible-based groups. Each year, Joe and Mandy Fleener participate as Strand Group leaders, and members of our church often attend.
The Gospel Training Trust was set up in 2008 to encourage ministry in New Zealand that focuses on the Bible as God’s living word for today. This is done by hosting conferences to equip all Christians to live out the Word, and by running the TIM Training Course to equip any who would teach the Bible in any context. Our pastor, Joe Fleener serves as a Board member on the GTT.
Stand for the Gospel is a weekend conference that was started in 2010 with a vision to serve the church in New Zealand, across denominations around the unity of the Gospel; its life transforming power and the call to proclaim it to all people, calling all people to repentance and faith in Jesus Christ.
The Tim Training Course is a Bible teaching course modelled after Cornhill and other similar training course in the UK. The aim of the TIM course is to teach people to be able to handle the word of God rightly, and to be able to preach and teach it in a variety of contexts. The information evening will be suitable for anyone who is considering attending the Course or is just interested in finding out about it, as well as for anyone who is interested in supporting the Course. Our pastor, Joe Fleener serves as the Coordinator for the Tim Training Course.
Ever heard of a guy called Richard Wurmbrand? He was imprisoned in Communist Russia and wrote a book called Tortured for Christ. After being freed he began a ministry for persecuted Christians called Voice of the Martyrs. VOM ministers at the sharp edge of Christian persecution, in countries such as: North Korea, the Muslim states, Africa, Asia, China and the Russian steppes, supporting churches and families widowed or isolated from spouses imprisoned and tortured.