9.15am Traditional Service

This service runs for approximately one hour and is held in the chapel. It features a mixture of hymns and chorus’.   Following this, there is a morning tea in the foyer, a good chance to catch up with those who are arriving for the next service which starts at  10:45am.   The programme is slightly different over the […]

10:45am Contemporary Service

This service has a ‘contemporary’ flavour, and uses worship material from sources such as Parachute and Hillsong. The service runs for approximately one and a half hours and is held in the chapel. Our children and youth programmes operate during this time during term time. Please join us for morning tea from approximately 10:00am. The […]

Men of God prayer group

Prayer and fellowship for men, all welcome. First and fourth Tuesday evening of each month. Contact the office 299 8050 for details


If you want to know anything about our Children’s programmes, please ring the office 299 8050 and ask for Warrick


Every Thursday Night during the School Term the Youth in the Hall, starting at 6pm for fellowship, discussion and learning and spiritual growth Also several events are held on Saturday nights. On Sunday  (during school term time) they  start the morning in the Church with the whole fellowship, for worship and notices then they go […]

Healing Rooms

Come along for healing prayer in any area of your life or just for prayer. Confidential and effective prayer, all welcome.

Over Coffee Ladies Group

This is a (fast growing) group of women who meet on the second Monday of each month for coffee and fellowship at Boodles Coffee Shop in Papakura.  They meet between 10am and 11.30. It is organized by Barbara Ruthe whose aim is ‘to unite the women of Papakura’ and is open to any woman who […]

Apologetics Study Group Mondays 6pm

Focusing on apologetics – small group discussions The Truth Project back on Monday 11 February thetruthproject.org Monday nights 7.30 – 9pm in the Church Foyer. All welcome For more information phone Anna 0274830216


Open from first Wednesday of each month 9.30 – 4pm in the Church Youth Hall     They have a wide range of products for sale, and if they don’t have it in stock, Fran can order it in for you.   For more information about EPiC go to epicbooks.co.nz EPiC stands for Empowering Persecuted […]


Easter Services @ First Church 2019 Friday April 19th – Good Friday, 10am Sunday April 21st  – Easter Sunday 10am in the church