Zoom service
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Zoom service

Service for Lent 5 29 March 2020 Covid emergency lockdown During the 2020 Covid emergency lockdown ARCC could not meet at St Matthews but we continued to meet online via Zoom. Here is the Powerpoint we used zoom service lent 5  

March 29, 2020May 29, 2020by
Time For Love – Documentary
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Time For Love – Documentary

The Bible and Same Sex Attraction A documentary featuring interview commentary from various New Zealand Theologians, Scholars, Ministers about homosexuality. Being raised in a Christian family which became more and more fundamentalist as I grew older I was aware that my attraction to other boys was not something I could mention to my family. In...

April 15, 2019May 29, 2020by
The leadership debate
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The leadership debate

Do you think it’s right to let homosexuals have leadership/servant roles in the Church? This post was written as a response to a question in a group on Facebook March 2019 I have to say yes. I grew up in a Christian home, missionary parents, heart for the Lord, would have been a Minister but...

April 5, 2019June 6, 2020by
Newsletter August 2018
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Newsletter August 2018

Archived newsletter You can view our August 2018 online or download it from HERE. Newsletters have been largely replaced by our Facebook group.  

August 1, 2018May 29, 2020by
Spotlight on Peter Joyce
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Spotlight on Peter Joyce

Peter Joyce: Gay Maori Christian. Interviewed by Julian JR Victor. We had arranged to meet at the Family Bar, the Secret garden would be usually quiet at 5pm on a Sunday and conducive to the interview that I had planned. I got there a little early but the open air Garden was cold and wet,...

October 28, 2017May 29, 2020by
To be a Christian
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To be a Christian

Community reflections Philippians 2:1-13 : 2 Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any common sharing in the Spirit, if any tenderness and compassion, 2 then make my joy complete by being like-minded, having the same love, being one in spirit and of one...

October 1, 2017May 29, 2020by