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Term 4 Connect Groups | October 27th - December 8th

 

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A cross between NFL (American Football) & touch rugby, this game will get the heart rate going. Come and have some fun, develop some skills and get fit!

Leader: Hayden Douglas

Age: Any age

Notes: Open to men and women. Bring suitable footwear and fitness attire, drink bottle

Costs: No cost

Childcare: Not available

If you have been lounging on the couch too long over winter and want to have fun getting fit with the cool kids this is the group for you! Mountain bike experience needed.

Leader: Jared Fox and Rob Futter

Age: Any age

Notes: Good Mountain Bike or e-Bike, Helmet, Light and an adventurous attitude.

Costs: No cost

Childcare: Not available

Do you have a sense of adventure and like exploring fantastical lands new and old. Then join us as we discover these places through board games.

Leader: Olivia Simmons

Age: 18+

Notes: Snacks to share (12 People Max)

Costs: No cost

Childcare: Not available

As Kapiti gears up for Christmas and the New Year celebrations, an opportunity to spread love and joy through simple acts of kindness await.

As a team we’ll complete 2 projects over term 4 – details of each project to come.

Leader: Kyle Weedon & Aaron Young

Age: Any age

Notes: Projects will require you to bring your own equipment. eg. gardening tools, gloves, lawnmowers, line trimmer etc.

Costs: No cost

Childcare: Not available

Where the supernatural becomes natural...

How do I become a disciple of Jesus? How do I walk out our faith in our everyday lives? How do we partner with Holy Spirit to heal and prophecy? What about the unique gifts and talents God has given me?

Discipleship meets Practical Living: We’ll grow with God and learn how to put our faith into action as we love the people around us.

“Furnace” Teaching nights on Thursday @ 7:30pm
“Ablaze” Second Saturday afternoon (Time varies)

Leader: Kester Roberts

Age: 12+

Notes: Come with an Expectant heart, Bible, notebook and pen (20 people max).

Costs: No cost (however some outreaches may have optional costs)

Childcare: Not available

MEN

For the brave ones who endure the commute to Wellington, come and join
some top men for great food and quality chat

Leader: Hayden Douglas

Age: 18+

Costs: Cost of Breakfast

Guys encouraging guys around the word.
Proverbs 27:17 As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.

Leader: Hayden Douglas

Age: 18+

Notes: Bring your bible and snacks

Costs: No cost

Childcare: Not available

WOMEN

Why do we need to FORGIVE? Is TITHING scriptural? What is PROSPERITY? What is FAITH? Let's discuss these questions and then explore the Word! What does God say? Come & participate! It won't be the same without you!

Leader: Annette Riggall

Age: Any age

Notes: Bring a notepad & Bible

Costs: No cost

Childcare: Not available

A wee book club for gals who want to learn (more about) what the bible's about and how to read it. “The heart cannot love what the mind does not know.” We'll work through the acclaimed study guide Women of the Word by Jen Wilkin, whilst consuming nibbles and cuppas.

Leader: Kristy Watson

Age: 17 - 40 Years

Notes: Bring a notebook & pen

Costs: $17 for the book (12 People Max)

Childcare: Not available

A gentle bike around the Waikanae river track for good company, great sunsets and summer fitness.

Leader: Amy Braddock

Age: Any age

Notes: Bike required. All levels of fitness welcome. This isn’t a race just some good time girl fun.

Costs: No cost

Childcare: Not available

We’ll be doing different stuff every week, either cooking, bible study, crafts, talents, games run by different girls in the group, who have already volunteered and it’ll be in different homes when available

Leader: Ps Anita White

Age: 14+

Notes: We will inform the week before (20 People Max)

Costs: No cost

Childcare: Not available

Learn something new - Sewing, knitting, crocheting or anything you like, making gifts for local charities.

Leader: Heather Weakley & Diane Jackson

Age: All ages

Notes: Bring your sewing machine, knitting needles, crochet hook. If you have fabric or wool you’re able to donate that would be much appreciated. We do have some on hand. (10 People Max)

Costs: No cost

Childcare: Not available

Back by popular demand. What better way could you spend your Tuesday night than
hanging out with a bunch of great people, getting fit and keeping warm.

Leader: Hannah Faulke

Age: Any age

Notes: Bring your pilates mat if you have one

Costs: $5 per week

Childcare: Not available

Motherhood is so much better with company. A once a week catch up for those with little ones to enjoy some tea/coffee, treats & great company.

Leader: Kate Douglas & Kristy Watson

Age: Mums & Bubs (ages 0-4)

Costs: No cost

Join with others for friendship and a nice cuppa, plus worship and praying for each other. This is not a study group.

Leader: Kaye Saunders

Age: 18+

Notes: An openness to what the Lord is saying to you and a warm smile (15 people max)

Wednesday Walks is going to be a super fun connect group for girls to get out there in nature while discussing certain verses from the book of proverbs! We will be going on a different walk every week, filled with laughter, fun and just some great ol' girl time. Sign up for the time of your life.

Leader: Claudette Wicks & Kesiah Dennis

Age: Any age

Notes: Walking shoes, camera - Could be some great sunset moments (15 people max)

Costs: No cost

Childcare: Not available

Courses

Understanding today’s world events in line with Biblical prophecy.

Leader: Peter Handisides

Age: Any age

Notes: Bring a notebook & Bible

Costs: No cost

Childcare: Parents must attend with their children

We will watch and discuss John Bevere's 6 week DVD series based on his book 'Good or God', why Good without God isn't good enough.

“These days the terms good and God seem synonymous, we believe whatever is generally God’s will. But if good is so obvious why does the bible say we need discernment to recognise it?”

Leader: Richard and Shelley Buttenshaw

Age: 13+

Notes: Bring your note book and Bible (20 People Max)

Childcare: Not available

Youth

Summer is on the way so let's hangout and have some fun!

Leader: Kyle Weedon & Danica Mander

Age: 12 - 18 years

Notes: Bring some snacks to share for afternoon tea

Costs: No cost

Young Adults

A young adults connect group - coming together in a powerful time of worship and prayer.

Leader: Sam Fleming & Tyler Nikora

Age: 18 - 25 years

Notes: Bring yourself! (20 people max)

Costs: No cost

Childcare: Not available