Taradale: All Saints & St Thomas

With a vibrant worshipping community, All Saints is one of the biggest, most active and growing parishes in the region of Hawke's Bay. It has strong lay leadership and an evangelistic outlook, focusing on families and young people. The parish is currently undertaking a major hall redevelopment project which includes: a new Children and Family Centre (for community use); foyer area; dedicated youth room and carpeted lounge; a commercial kitchen and upgraded amenities block, and; multi-function staging, sound system and audio visual link. 

Contact:
Vicar:  Rev'd Tim Barker
Email: timb@waiapu.com

Office: 06 844-2998.
Website:http://www.allsaintstaradale.com
Email: admin@allsaintstaradale.com

Worship:
Sunday - 8am: NZPB with hymns.
10am: Innovative and diverse, from traditional to modern and
informal.
6.30pm: Contemporary style service which is informal and relationally based.
Traditional evensong on 5th Sundays: 4pm in winter, 5pm in summer.
St Thomas, Meeanee: 1st and 3rd Sundays, 11.30am: Traditional Communion.
Wed - 10am Said Communion.


Sunday 11 February

8am and 10am Holy Communion
6.30pm Evening service

Wednesday 14 February
10am Communion Service
7pm Ash Wednesday Service

Sunday 18 February
8am Holy Communion
10am Morning Worship
6.30pm Night Prayer
11.30am St Thomas' Meeanee

Wednesday 21 February
10am Communion Service

Sunday 25 February
8am and 10am Holy Communion
6.30pm Night Prayer

Wednesday 28 February
10am Communion Service


Ethnicity:  Mainly NZ European.

Children & Youth: Sunday 10am service offers children's programme; Evening activities; Parish employs children's and youth ministry directors.

Social: Morning tea after Sunday 10am service weekly and fortnightly after 8am; Shared meals; Sport; 'Playgroup' for older men who maintain church.

Training: Bible study groups; Lenten studies; Lay Ministry Encourage; Network.

Outreach: Services in rest-homes; Christian Lovelink; Foodbank; Chat & Craft; Drop-in mornings; AAW; Hospital chaplaincy assistance.

Highlights: Parish fair; Lenten studies.

Current service details: ph 844-2998 ext 1