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February 2019 Newsletter

Our purpose is to encourage everyone through friendship to know Jesus Christ and to help each other develop our God-given talents for His Glory.


February 2019 Newsletter

Happy New Year  – Welcome to 2019

We hope you had safe and happy holidays with friends and family and a chance to relax and enjoy this great weather.

The Committee and Area groups have been planning with lots of enthusiasm and great ideas, a variety of events for 2019.  We hope you will share our enthusiasm for all the activities being arranged.
We would also like to encourage you to become involved in the Area groups. These are intended to link you more closely with people in your local area, to build friendships, encourage and support people close to where you live.

Already this year Blair and his team have had a very busy and fun BBQ at Bunnings New Lynn with another one planned for Mt Roskill Bunnings on the 23rd February.


Jason Fraser

In mid January it was with sadness we farewelled Jason Fraser.
While sad, we also rejoiced and reflected on Jason’s enthusiasm for God, and for meeting people. Jason was an enthusiastic supporter of  Elevate and CFFD activities,
We celebrate, knowing that Jason is living freely now with our Lord in Heaven.

Jason Fraser

Jason Fraser


What’s Coming Up

  • 16 February Picnic at Cornwall Park.
  • 23 February Fundraising BBQ  on.
  • 15 – 17 March: Annual camp at Carey Park, Henderson.
    Please please please make sure you register early as the cut off date for registrations is the 2nd March.
  • 18 May Ten Pin Bowling  – 10am – 1pm  Henderson
  • 6 July  “CFFD’s Got Talent”
  • 24 August AGM  10am -1pm   Prayer & Praise and lunch
  • 25-27 October National Camp
  • November or December Christmas  event

West Auckland Area

  • 1 March 7:00 – 9:00 pm
  • St Johns Presbyterian Church, 422 Mt Albert Road, Mt Roskill
  • Food, fun and sharing

Central Auckland Area

  • 2 March 2:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Chelsea Cafe, 100 Colonial Road, Chatswood
  • Afternoon tea and fun.

North Shore Area

  • Early April
  • Details coming soon

 

Picnic at Cornwall Park

16 February Saturday 2019

Come and join us at Cornwall Park to start the year with a catchup.

We will be meeting near the Rotunda.

The best entrance is to come from Greenlane West Road.
At the roundabout, turn left into the carpark.
The rotunda is on the left and the picnic area will be to the right amongst the trees.

Make sure to bring your lunch, a drink, a hat, and maybe a ball to kick around or a frisbee to throw.
Don’t forget to invite your friends.
See you there.
Time: 11am – 2pm
For any other information contact Viv 0212940320


BBQ Fundraiser Sausage Sizzle

23rd February 2019

Mt Roskill Bunnings

Here is another opportunity to join in this fun fundraiser.
These are a valuable and fun way to fundraise for CFFD Auckland.
Even if you are not confident to help, it will be lovely to see you, so come and say hello, and be an encourager.

If you can help please contact Blair Woolley,
Phone: 021 479 337.
Email: blair.woolley111@gmail.com


CAMP 2019 AUCKLAND CFFD

“Where to from here?”

Come and join us at
Carey Park Christian Camp
397 Henderson Valley Road,
Henderson

15th to 17th March 2019
6.00pm Friday – 2.00pm Sunday

We are excited to announce that we will have Bruce McDonald as our camp speaker.  Bruce is well known to many of you and carries a vibrant passion to see people using their God given giftings.

Registrations close 2nd March 2019

We cannot accept registrations after the close date. 

Register online now:

https://elevatecdt.org.nz/aucklandcffd/2019/01/29/cffd-auckland-camp-2019/

 

2018 Camp recap

Our 2018 camp has now finished. We had a great weekend. Vanessa Creamer (former Chairman of Auckland committee) was our speaker. We also had some great Saturday night entertainment. Thank you to all our volunteers who made this weekend possible.

Here are a few photos from the weekend.

 

 

Prayer and Praise (including AGM – About God’s Ministry)

10:30am to 12:30pm

St Johns Presbyterian Church, 422 Mt Albert Road, Mt Roskill, Auckland

Guest Speaker: Tessa Chaffey from Mercy Ships
Please also bring some food to share for a shared lunch.

An offering for our World Vision sponsored child will also be taken.