Rakaia, Methven, Mayfield, Staveley

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Here you can find photos from our year 2020 with Plains Presbyterian Parish
Click HERE for 2021 Gallery

Blessing the Christmas Trees
St. Andrew’s Rakaia Tree at St. Mark’s in Rakaia was decorated this week by some little helpers.

Stir Up Sunday at St. John’s Methven

On Sunday, 29th November, we had a great gathering on ‘Stir up Sunday’. A big thank you to Dorothy and the Worship Team for organising our worship and to Isobel and her helpers for mixing the cake ingredients.
The congregational singing was fantastic, and the Fijian Choir were inspirational.
Thank you everyone who took part and a special thankyou to the team who helped with clean up and in the kitchen – Many hands made light work, and your help was greatly appreciated. – Joan Wright

Message from Annette: Cafe service at Methven was well received. Thanks to Dorothy for her work at putting it together and presenting. Special thanks to the lovely choir from Rakaia for their beautiful carols. 

Shop Day
St. John’s Methven

–  Our Annual Shop Day in the Mall on Friday was a great success. Around $1300 has been banked. A huge thank you to Faye and Graeme and their team of organisers – to those who phoned parishioners, for those who baked and those who bought! Thank you everyone for your support.

Quiz Night at St. John’s in Methven on Friday 16th October 2020
All had a great night with 12 teams competing. Lots of laughs and family fun. A big thank you to everyone that supported us, helped with supper and cleanup.~ Joan Wright

Plants 4 U @ Rakaia was held on Saturday
3rd October 2020 | 9 am until 1 pm

Below are some pre photos of Rakaia’s Plant Sale.
Lots of interesting plants, many vegetable plants were available.
Included in the sale was jam, baking, white elephant,
and a small ‘garage’ sale.

A great turnout it was.
Thank you to all helped set up, clean up,
sell plants as well as donate some plants to the sale.

Spring Flower Service on 13th of September
at St. John’s in Methven

St. Andrew’s Café Church on 30th August with Rev. John Titlow.

At St. John’s Methven, Jayne Clark has been teaching Sunday School
about Creativity and here are some photos showing their hard work.
After Covid 19, lockdown, being separated, and being connected only through phone calls and online.. here is a photo taken at St. John’s in Methven of all of us finally being reconnected.