June 28-30, Pascoe Park

This discipleship and leadership convention is for you.

This convention has been specifically designed for our church members in South New Zealand. You will be fed physically, spiritually and mentally with delicious food, genuine worship experiences, engaging plenaries, and a range of workshops covering crucial topics such as conflict resolution, decision-making, mental health, holistic well-being, serving with stamina, practical discipleship, and more. Join us for an enriching experience that will deepen your relationship with God and strengthen your ability to serve and thrive within your local church community.

Anchored Programme

Venue: Pascoe Park, 20 Farrells Road, Ouruhia, Christchurch 8083 | All meals included except breakfasts

Friday 28 June
Friday 28 June

4:00pm | Rego opens

5:00pm | Opening Sabbath

5:30pm | Dinner

6:30pm | First Plenary

7:45pm | Workshop Session 1

9:00pm | Finish / Supper & hangout

Saturday 29 June
Saturday 29 June

9:00am   | Second Plenary

10:30am | Morning Tea

11:00am | Third plenary

12:00pm | Lunch

1:00pm   | Workshop Session 2

2:15pm   | Break

2:45pm   | Workshop Session 3

4:00pm   | Break

4:30pm   | Workshop Session 4

5:45pm   | Close Sabbath

6:00pm   | Dinner

7:00pm   | Fourth Plenary

8:15pm   | Finish / Supper & hangout

Sunday 30 June
Sunday 30 June

9:00am   | Workshop Session 5

10:30am | Morning Tea

11:00am | Fifth Plenary

12:30pm | Lunch


Each session includes one option specifically designed for our under 30’s. If you are a young adult, you can choose from any of the workshops but you may like to especially consider the options on the far right, in orange.


Workshop Session 1 Options

Church & Culture | Part 1

with Pr Luke Steen


Transforming Church
Members from Passive
to Passionate
with Pr Victor Kulakov

Conflict Resolution

with Pr Eddie Tupa’i


Imposter Syndrome
with Kofi Amoah


Workshop Session 2 Options

Creative Leadership
with Pr Tulaga Aiolupotea


Local Church Success
with Pr Victor Kulakov

On Fire or Burning Out
with Adrielle Carrasco


Decision Making
with Kofi Amoah


Workshop Session 3 Options

Accurately Interpreting
the Bible | Part 1

with Pr Mike Dawson


Church & Culture | Part 2

with Pr Luke Steen 


The Four Pillars of
Holistic Wellbeing

with Adrielle Carrasco


Find your SHAPE
with Pr Victor Kulakov


Workshop Session 4 Options

Discipleship in Practice

with a panel of pastors


with Pr Eddie Tupa’i

Small Groups

with Pr Sven Ostring


Serving with Stamina
with Pr Willie Iererua


Workshop Session 5 Options

Accurately Interpreting
the Bible | Part 2

with Pr Mike Dawson


Where Does the
Money Go?
with Michael Jones

Staying Anchored in
Your Relationships

with Pr Eddie Tupa’i & Pr Victor Kulakov


Selah Living
with Pr Willie Iererua


Accommodation and Transport

Registration does not include your accommodation and transport. If you need assistance with either of these, please talk to your pastor to see if carpooling or billeting can be arranged.

To help out, we are happy for you to stay on a powered site at Pascoe Park for free if you would like to. You can pitch a tent, or bring a campervan / caravan etc. as you wish. If you’d like to book in to stay at Pascoe Park, please call or text Scott Cameron on 027 299 8054. 

If you would like to book into nearby accommodation, here are some of the nearest options at various price points:

Spencer Beach TOP 10 Holiday Park

Northcote Motor Lodge

Northwood Motor Lodge

Avon City Motel

Peppers Christchurch Clearwater Resort