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2019 mission projects are out

Anglican Missions has named the projects this Church's mission giving will support in 2019.

CMS backs a Better World

On Waitangi Day this year, the Church Missionary Society (NZCMS) commissioned the first six participants for its ‘Better World’ – a new social justice gap year aimed to inspire and equip young adults in mission.

Gate Pā book reopens history

 Bishop George Connor looks into a new book which offers a fresh take on the stories of what happened before, during and after the Battle of Gate Pā.

Wellington youth taste new wine

Wellington Anglicans received a spiritual boost along with their summer camping fun at Kāpiti New Wine this year.

Church agencies aim for zero hunger

Christian social service agencies in Aotearoa New Zealand have launched a ‘Zero Hunger’ network with a challenge to the nation to end food poverty.

Anglicans oppose pokie machines

Hamilton City's Anglican social services division has spoken in support of clients suffering from gambling addictions, to halt the city's Riverside Casino installing 60 new gambling machines.

Jesus is God's language of love

Here in his Christmas sermon, Archbishop Of Canterbury Justin Welby unpacks the power and passion of God's transforming language of love – revealed to us in a poor, vulnerable baby. 

City Missions face surge in need

Around Aotearoa families on the edge are entering crisis mode as Christmas approaches, with Auckland and Christchurch City Missions already reporting record demand for emergency food parcels.


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Anglican Taonga Winter 2018