Posts Tagged ‘Retreats’

160 plus men attend Joshua Men’s fellowship weekend

Monday, October 15th, 2018

On October 8 160-170 people arrived to sign in and get settled in at King’s College, Otahuhu. They were attending attended MAX2018NZ, a Joshua Men’s Fellowship event. The Theme was based on the word ‘’UNLESS’’. Unless we act to make changes and make it happen things will stay the same. Look to scripture John 12.24 Read more

Auckland’s Franciscan Friary closed for renovation

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

St Francis Retreat Centre on Hillsborough Rd in Auckland is closed for renovations until the end of August. This is the first time the friary has been closed for retreats since it was opened in 1940. The current work is the second stage of a project which grew from earthquake strengthening work to include renovation, Read more

Online retreat options for Lent

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

Fran Rossi Szpylczyn is a self-described “church nerd.” You could say she is something of an Internet one, too. A blogger for six years, she currently writes for three faith-related blogs — one for her own parish, one for the parish where she works as the office manager and onefor the Times Union newspaper in Albany, N.Y. That’s not counting her Read more