All St Barnabas worship services, groups and gatherings have been cancelled during this current State of Emergency. Parish Staff are working from their homes but are available to be contacted remotely for pastoral care and support. Please email us on firstname.lastname@example.org or phone the Parish Office phone number 351 7064 and your call will be answered. In case of pastoral emergency contact Canon Mark or Rev Jenny or Rev Dr Pauline.
Holy Week, April 6-9:From Monday to Thursday there will be Zoom services at 10.30am and 8pm each day – “Jesus washed his disciples feet…” John 13:5. Click here for a list of readings for Holy Week.
Good Friday: Join us at 10am for a Zoom service to meditate on the crucifixion of Jesus – “Surely he has borne our griefs and carried our sorrows” Isaiah 53:4
Easter Day: We celebrate the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ at Zoom services at 10am and 8pm. “He is not here. He is risen.” Matt 28:6
Joining Zoom: Just click on the link and follow the prompts. For more detailed instructions on how to join our worship services click here.
Phone Calls: We are trying to phone as many parishioners as possible to check in and see how everyone is doing. If you don’t receive a call by Easter please contact Marion in the parish office phone 3517064.
Email: The Vicar will be sending out an email to the whole parish on Friday afternoons – if we don’t have your email address please contact the office.
Morning Devotions Following Easter: Join the Vicar for Morning Devotions, Tues – Sat on Zoom at 10.30am.
Sunday Worship Following Easter: Morning Prayer (Canon Mark leading) at 10am and Night Prayer (Rev Jenny leading) at 8pm.
Evening Prayers and/or Readings: Rev Jenny Wilkens will post these on the parish FaceBook page each evening – click here.
Uganda Covid-19 Threat: Mission partners Nick and Tessa Laing are seeking support for their work in Uganda which is being affected by Covid-19. They want to fund Personal Protective Equipment, medical equipment and fuel for ambulances. Click here to donate – further info here.
Jive with Jo!: All senior parishioners are invited to Eldercare Exercises and Quiz each Wednesday at 2pm led by Jo Cotton – click here
Children’s Resources: We have gathered some simple and practical ideas for your children – click here.
Spiritual Resources: These consist of prayers and readings – click here.
Financial Giving: Thanks so much to those who have asked to begin donating to the mission of our parish through Direct Credit. The parish bank account number is ANZ 01 0819 0003971 00.