"...contend for the faith that was once for all
delivered to the saints."
(Jude 1:3b)

Our Purpose

To know Jesus

To share His love

To lead others to Him

Where are we?

Sunday Services

We have two venues.

9:30am at 340 Welcome Bay Road, Tauranga

The service has a full Children's Programme taking place at the same time. This is followed by morning tea or coffee at about 10:45am.

11:00am - 12 noon
at Carmel
Country Estate

Services are held in the main meeting room of Carmel Country Estate, 11 Hollister Lane, Ohauiti, Tauranga.

It is a more traditional worship service.

This service does not cater for Children's Ministry.

Church Office

340 Welcome Bay Road

Phone: 07 544 0682
email: office@wbcc.org.nz

Office hours:
Fridays, 9:30am - 1:00pm

Godfrey and Glen Sim in Papua New GuineaGodfrey and Glen Sim

After many years of service with MAF in Papua New Guinea, Godfrey and Glen are now in New Zealand, and are about to begin their retirement – with Godfrey continuing to work on planning for MAF's future developments in PNG. At this point, because of Covid 19, they are unable to return to PNG to pack up their possessions.

Read their October 2020 Newsletter.

Valerie Archer

Based at Kapuna, Valerie and other family members run two hospitals (one at Kapuna and the other at Kikori), an elementary school, a Nurse training school, a Discipleship training school and a trading post. They also supervise village health centres in the region.

Valerie's Newsletter - January 2021
Kapuna Hospital Rebuild report - Aug 2019
Kapuna and Kikori Photo Album
Kapuna Hospital Facebook page

Coming events

Tuesday 13 Apr
10:00am – Shalom Ladies' Group at 68 Aster Lane, Greenwood Park

Thursday 15 Apr
9:30 - 11:30 – Coffee & Craft at 340 Welcome Bay Road.

Friday 16 Apr
9:30am – Prayer for the church –
at 340 Welcome Bay Road.

7:00pm – Hour of Power
at 340 Welcome Bay Road.

Sunday 18 Apr
9:30am – Family Service with Children's Church, at 340 Welcome Bay Road

11:00am – More traditional style service at Carmel Country Estate, 11 Hollister Lane
No children's ministry. Light lunch (finger-food) after the service.

Welcome Bay
Community Church

We are situated at 340 Welcome Bay Road. It's just beyond Welcome Bay Primary School and is on the opposite side of the road.

TECT logo We acknowledge the provision of funding from the Tauranga Energy Consumer Trust to assist with building renovations. Click here to visit their website.