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Are You Our New Personnel Manager?

Are You Our New Personnel Manager?

Are you passionate about cross-cultural mission? Do you have a heart for pastoral care and supporting those serving on the frontlines of mission? NZCMS is looking for another Personnel Manager to join our team. This role is primarily about offering care and support to our Mission Partners, helping...

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NZCMS Personnel Manager Passes on the Baton

NZCMS Personnel Manager Passes on the Baton

By Mike Robb, NZCMS Personnel Manager A story from Papua New Guinea Late November, my wife Ruth and I were speeding along a river in a dinghy in a remote part of the lowlands in the Gulf Province of Papua New Guinea. We had been paying a pastoral visit to our NZCMS Mission Partners, Scott and...

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Meet our New Mission Partners

Meet our New Mission Partners

It’s always so exciting when we can introduce new Mission Partners! This couple have a background serving in youth ministry and primary school teaching. They will be working in education and youth ministries, serving people living in a slum community in South Asia. They will join an established...

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Are You our New Youth Mission Enabler?

Are You our New Youth Mission Enabler?

Are you passionate about seeing young people exploring God’s calling on their lives? Have you served in global or cross-cultural mission and want to help others engage with mission? NZCMS is looking for a Youth Mission Enabler to join our national team. The Youth Mission Enabler is a person who is...

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National Director Shares Recent Travels

National Director Shares Recent Travels

Recently our National Director, Rosie, left to travel around Uganda and South Asia. She met with a couple of our Mission Partners and with some of the global CMS whānau face-to-face. While travelling, she reflects on the state of missions and NZCMS' passion to work alongside local people. You can...

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Update from Māori Evangelist Te Hauoterangi Karaka

Update from Māori Evangelist Te Hauoterangi Karaka

By Te Hauoterangi Karaka NZCMS Māori Evangelist Tēnā koutou katoa. Things have been very busy in Te Puaha O Waikato, attending and conducting many tangihanga, house blessings, Hura kōhatu, hospital and pastoral care visits. Marae Ministry  Marae ministry and pastoral care have been keeping me very...

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Resource Your Church

Resource Your Church

NZCMS' vision is to see disciples of Jesus participating in God’s transforming work in the world. We send missionaries globally, and we also work to support the New Zealand Church. We want to inspire and empower you to participate in God's mission wherever you find yourself. We've been working...

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Latest Events

Relating Across Cultures in New Zealand

Relating Across Cultures in New Zealand

NZCMS is partnering with Affirm and Bishopdale Theological College to bring you a free three-week series on Zoom. These sessions will discuss the topic “Relating Across Cultures in New Zealand”. NZCMS’ very own National Director and Intercultural Communities Enabler, Alice Kinyua as well as two other speakers.

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Marlborough Support Groups

Marlborough Support Groups

NZCMS holds regular supporter events in Auckland, Nelson, Christchurch, and Dunedin. These are a valuable way to hear about the work of NZCMS from Mission Partners and staff, and to pray together. Everyone is welcome. Please check your location for further details.

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Food, Film and Mission

Food, Film and Mission

Be a learner as we live alongside others in our multi-religious Aotearoa New Zealand! Join us to watch a documentary from Nigeria about an imam and a pastor who, through their friendship, grew peace in their communities.

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Dunedin Support Groups

Dunedin Support Groups

NZCMS holds regular supporter events in Auckland, Nelson, Christchurch, and Dunedin. These are a valuable way to hear about the work of NZCMS from Mission Partners and staff, and to pray together. Everyone is welcome. Please check your location for further details.

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