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Sunday 13 November 2016
Welcome along to our 10am service at 374 High Street, Motueka.

Senior Pastors Our prayer is that you experience the love, hope and joy only Jesus Christ can bring as we gather together and worship Him.

We are Alive!
Pastors Shane and Kathryn Murray


Welcome to Al!ve Church of Christ Motueka.
'Living and loving life through Jesus'


REVEALING JESUS
True knowledge of God and a true knowledge of oneself depends on one another.

Hello church!
Guest speaker Annesbrook's Senior Pastor Brent Liebezeit is here this morning Sunday 13th November.  This is a great opportunity to invite friends and family to the service.


Our Core Values
Alive Church of Christ Motueka:
* Glorify God through prayer and worship
* Passionately pursue God's presence
* Value the significance of family
* Believe in the restoration and equipping of all believers
* Creatively sow the good news of Jesus Christ locally, nationally and beyond


Our Vision
Alive Church of Christ Motueka:
"ALIVE Church of Christ exists to passionately proclaim the good news of Jesus.  Whoever receives this message of new life we will journey with them to a life that is made ALIVE through Jesus."


WHAT'S COMING UP?
Saturday 12th 7am Men's Breakfast $5
Saturday 12th 7pm Mafia Games Night
Sunday 10am Family service
Sunday 6:30pm Open Heaven Evening Service at Motueka Baptist Church
ZION Youth 7pm Tuesdays. High school ages
Supercharged 7pm Fridays. Intermediate ages. Bring $2 per session
26th Nov. Alex & Carissa's wedding at Aranui Park, Mapua at 2pm. All welcome.
23rd Dec. Christmas Eve Service in Memorial Hall.
25th Dec. Christmas Day
1st Jan. New Year's Day
22nd Jan. Kina Beach Fun Day (boating)
29th Jan. Waterslide & BBQ arvo (a slide for adults & a slide for kids)
10-12 Feb. Family Camp at Bethany Park
26th Feb. Kina Beach Fun Day (boating)

Prayer Gathering
Our 6:30 to 7:30am Thursday prayer gathering is on this week.  Same format: 30 mins devotional time, 30 mins of corporate prayer.

Stay Connected
www.motuekacoc.org.nz

For weekly updates and church life information check out
www.facebook.com/alivechurchofchristmotueka

Missed a Sunday message?  Find it at
www.motuekacoc.org.nz/sermons

OPEN HEAVEN NIGHTS
The combined Churches of Motueka present 'Open Heaven Nights.'  We join in unity for prayer and worship on Sunday evenings.
1st Sunday of the month at Alive COC
2nd Sunday at Motueka Baptist
3rd Sunday at St. Thomas's Anglican
All welcome, 6:30 - 7:30pm

Next service tonight 6:30pm at Motueka Baptist Church, Greenwood Street, Motueka.

LIGHT OF THE WORLD
Alive Church of Christ Motueka & Birdhurst Carols Spectacular
Memorial Hall, Pah St., Motueka 23rd December 7:30pm
Family friendly event - Free entry

CONNECT GROUPS
Doing life together.
Alive Connect Groups - Our 'Homes within a Home'

Alive Church is a large home made up of groups of people who hang out together either weekly or fortnightly.  These groups are our life groups, our 'Homes within a Home.'


CONNECT @ Bill and Ingrid Anstiss
7:30pm every Wednesday - All welcome
26 Wharf Road, Riwaka


ALIVE YOUNG ADULTS @ Shane and Kathryn M.
7:30pm every Monday for people aged 18-30 years
2401 The Coastal Highway, Mariri


CONNECT @ Iron Men with Steve and Gary
All guys welcome 7:30pm every Wednesday
63 King Edward Street, Motueka


WEDNESDAY WORSHIP with Bill & Gill T.
A more traditional service for our senior saints meeting monthly.
Next service is on Wednesday 7th December 10am at church.
Note: Middle Wednesday of the month there is a social outing.


CONNECT @ Gary & Tina D.
Fortnightly 7:30pm Tuesdays, All welcome
96A Poole Street, Motueka


ZION YOUTH - Ps Carissa A.
7pm Tuesdays - For year 9 to 13 students
At church, in the auditorium


SUPERCHARGED - With Kyle S.
5:30pm - 7pm Fridays - For year 7 & 8 students
At church, in the hall - $2 entry

There is a place for you in one of our amazing Connect Groups.
Feel free to contact the church office for more information.


Notices:
* Light of the World
We are excited to announce our Christmas event, Light of the World, sponsored by Birdhurst.
This is an opportunity to share with the community the story of Jesus and why we celebrate Christmas.
Come and enjoy a night of carols, performances, a Christmas message and a gift for all the children.
If you would like to volunteer for any part of this event we would appreciate your help.

* Family Camp
We know it seems far away but it is coming up to that busy time of year, so along with everything else pencil in Alive family camp on the 10th-12th February 2017!
Held at Bethany Park, Kaiteriteri. Friday afternoon through till Sunday lunchtime.
This is always a big highlight for our church, we will also be joining with Annesbrook for a Sunday morning service there.

* Mafia Game Night
Bring the family and a dessert to share.  If you don't know how to play, we will teach you!
7pm This Saturday Alive Church Hall or come early with the coffee machine running 6:30-7pm.

* Bethany Park Open Day
Everyone is welcome to an open day at Bethany Park on 12th of November to commemorate the park's 50th anniversary.

* Alive Women
Come along and celebrate the end of the year with a Gatsby themed night on 10th of December. Check the Alive Church page for more details.

* Life Groups
We believe life groups are a big input to our Christian walk and are a great way to connect in with Church. Phone Hannah on 528 9795 for assistance during week days.

* Young Adults Group 18-30yrs
Monday 7:30pm at 2401 Coastal Highway, Mariri. All welcome.

* Daily Devotionals available
'The Word for Today' and 'The Word For You Today' daily devotionals are available free of charge from the information desk.  Brought to you by Rhema Media.
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Our Pastoral Staff and Their Contact Details:
Senior Pastor: Shane and Kathryn Murray
shane@motuekacoc.org.nz
Shane's days at the church: Sunday to Thursday
Youth Pastor: Carissa Armstrong
carissa@motuekacoc.org.nz
Carissa's days at church: Sunday to Thursday
Church Administrator: Carissa Armstrong
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ALIVE CHURCH OF CHRIST MOTUEKA
374 High Street, Motueka, Tasman District 7120, New Zealand
Office Phone: 03 528 9795 Email: admin@motuekacoc.org.nz
The church's official website is at www.motuekacoc.org.nz and
Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ALIVEChurchOfChristMotueka