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MCC Loses a Prophet and a Healer;  Celebrates the Life of Rev. Delores P. Berry

MCC MEDIA RELEASE – 8 August 2017 Rev. Delores P. Berry February 15, 1951 – August 8, 2017 MCC Loses a Prophet and a Healer; Celebrates the Life of Rev. Delores P. Berry “Rev. Delores could pierce the veil, bringing messages of healing and comfort…”  Metropolitan Community Churches (MCC) leaders grieved the death of Delores Berry who transitioned […]

Church in Progress Monthly Gathering – July 2017 – Keeping it Simple

This month we will be focusing on ‘keeping it simple’. How do you make your life complicated? What is out of your control? What could you give thanks for? We’ll be setting up prayer stations and creating space for you to think, pray and talk through what ‘keeping it simple’ means to you. We will […]

CPAG asks, what’s changed since Park Up For Homes? • Child Poverty Action Group

Source: CPAG asks, what’s changed since Park Up For Homes? • Child Poverty Action Group   16 June 2017 June 16 marks the anniversary of the inaugural event for the Park Up For Homes movement which took place at the Mangere town centre, Auckland. A year on, Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) asks, what does […]

Church in Progress Monthly Gathering – June 2017 – Reconciliation

You are invited to be part of a creative time of sharing, prayer, conversation and food! This month we will be praying and thinking about reconciliation. We all have relationships that break down – with family, lovers, spouses and neighbours. We know God loves being in relationship with us and wants us to be in […]

Liquor stores must take more responsibility

MEDIA STATEMENT FROM Communities Against Alcohol Harm – 11 May 2017 LIQUOR STORES MUST TAKE MORE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THEIR OWN SAFETY IN FACE OF ROBBERIES There have been a number of reports recently in the media about robberies of liquor stores in Mangere and Otahuhu. Most recent was the robbery at Liquorland Mangere Bridge. http://www.stuff.co.nz/auckland/92402870/liquor-­‐store-­‐manager-­‐tells-­‐of-­‐robbery-­‐ordeal “While we […]