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Here you can get aCircle glimpse into the ‘thinkings’ of Church in Progress. Emily writes most of the blog posts … but she is always looking for new content! Would you like to write about something happening in South Auckland, a social justice issue or would you like to describe how God is at work in your life? We would love to hear from you 🙂

War Expo … thoughts - It’s hard to write about my experiences of blockading the New Zealand Defence Industry Association (NZDIA) 2017 forum at Westpac Stadium in Wellington. I think it’s because I’m showing signs of grieving – I’m exhausted, I cry unexpectedly and it feels like I’m yearning for something. But why would I be grieving? My guess is I’m […]
Baby Mona teaches us about love - As we gathered around the grave of baby Mona, we got a taste of what it is to love like God does. The Mangere community ensured that baby Mona, who was found dead in a local park last year, had a proper funeral. We sung, we shared prayers and we wept. I wonder how many […]
MCC Weekly Call to Prayer 28 Aug 17 - Jesus Prayer Applied To Our Churches Our Creator who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name. God, you are the one who has called us into existence – our MCC Movement, each local MCC, and each of us as individuals. Thy dominion come, Thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. We […]
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 […]
Share a meal 🙂 - An event run by Church in Progress – A dinner with conversation. Can guarantee … good conversation, food and an opportunity to share any prayer needs. We’ll provide a few plates of food to share and you can buy whatever you fancy to share or to pig out on your own 😉 We’ll be there […]
Church in Progress Monthly Gathering – August 2017 – Spiritual Gym - We work hard to keep our physical bodies healthy … what about our spiritual life? This will be a creative time of sharing, prayer, conversation and food! Come along to hear how people ‘work out’ and keep their faith as healthy as they can. This month there will be a discussion on what happens when […]
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 […]
You are Invited to Dinner! - An event run by Church in Progress – A dinner with conversation. Can guarantee … good conversation, food and an opportunity to share any prayer needs. We’ll provide a few plates of food to share and you can buy whatever you fancy to share or to pig out on your own 😉 We’ll be there […]
Dinner with Darlene and Candy - Darlene and Candy are MCC legends! They are visiting from American for only a few days. Don’t miss this opportunity to get to know them and find out about the incredible work they do. They are here to get to know you and what we do as Church in Progress – so let’s show them […]

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