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St Andrew's by the Sea is an historic church situated on the corner of Albert and Owen Streets, in Whitianga, NZ. From its very beginning, this church has been used as a place of worship for all Protestant denominations.

This church may be small in size, but is very active in the community, offering many activities and sharing the love of Christ in a very practical way.


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St Andrew's By The Sea

Worship at St Andrew's by the Sea

Community Church

9:30 a.m. every Sunday

Communion service first Sunday of every month

Children are always welcome.Bible activities are provided for children to explore while seated with their parents.

There is a quiet corner with toys at the back of the church. Older children may choose to learn with a Bible teacher in the lounge.

Parish Secretary: Dorothy Preece 869 5452 Church Office: 867 1102

Chairman Parish Council: John Twemlow  869 5054 Office email:
Meals: Ring office Mondays or leave a message.

Church Bank Account Number for online deposits: 02 0496 0062562 000

What's on over the next week ?
21st May- 28th May

Opportunities for Worship, and Fellowship

Sunday 21st May: Worship Service  9:30 a.m St Andrew's (Alistair Rogers
Monday 22nd May: Community Meal  Eat in 5-6 p.m. Church Hall Take aways and deliveries available.  Enquiries to Tania:  phone the church on Mondays 867 1102 or text 021 0294 2234
             Upright & Active 9:30 a.m. Church hall  Contact:  Carol Melrose 867 1097
Tuesday 23rd May
: Upright & Active 10 a.m. Church Hall  contact Greta Fox 8664382
Wednesday 24th May: Ladies Bible Study  Contact Julie 9849140
Sunday 28th May: Worship Service 9:30 a.m St Andrew's (Dorothy Preece)


Sundays -
if you would like specific prayer for matters causing concern, please ask before or after the service. Someone will be pleased to listen and pray with you.
During the week - There is a sheet of paper in the lounge where you can write items that you would like included in the morning service. They do not have to include names - just describe the situation.

Urgent Prayer - Contact Dorothy 869 5452  

               Vote for us to receive a share of $4,000 from Z Whitianga!

Mercury Bay Cooperating Parish is one of the four groups being supported through Good in the Hood at Z Whitianga. That means we’ll get a share of $4,000but how much depends on how many votes we get.

To vote for us, all you need to do is buy something from Z Whitianga during May and you’ll be given an orange token to put in the voting box (or if you’re a Z card holder, you’ll get two votes!).

So please head down to  Z Whitianga during May and vote for us! You can also support us by encouraging people you know to vote too by posting on Facebook or Twitter.