Hope Centre - Northern Hills

A new church in Wellington’s Northern Hills

Every Sunday at 10 AM

Waiora Sports Hub

17 Bannister Ave, Johnsonville

Welcome To your place


Hope Centre- Northern Hills is a new church in Wellington’s Northern Hills! We hold services every Sunday at 10:00am. Come along and visit in one of our services. We would love to meet you and shout you an espresso coffee!

Our kids program for age 4-10 meets at 10am-11.30am at the Girl Guide Hall at 87 Broderick Road around the corner. Drop kids there from 9.45am  or come along to the Wai Ora Hub and a leader can show you where to go. See you Sunday

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New to Hope Northern Hills? We would love to help you get connected and make friends. Visit our guest table in the cafe after the service, one of our hosts will look after your coffee order and get to know you.

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Church is more than a place to attend, it's a family to belong to

– Paul Saunders, Senior Pastor

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Yes Hope Northern Hills is open for anyone who wishes to come along whether you have had a church background before or not.

Yes there is a program for kids aged 4-14. 

Ignite Kids (ages 4-10) meets at the Johnsonville Girl Guide hall- 87 Broderick Road. (Around the corner from Wai Ora Sports Hub). Drop your kids to the hall before the service or come along to main church & a leaders can take you to the Kids church venue.  Kids all walk back to main church after the service for some light refreshments. 

Ablaze Intermediates (ages 10-14) meets in the Waiora Boardroom after worship in the main service. Kids are returned to the main church area after the service. 

Just be yourself. You only have to join in at a level you are comfortable with. After the service you can go to the guest table in the cafe where someone will chat with you and sort out your espresso order.

The service will finish at 11.30 – 11.45am with some opportunity for ministry after that. There is a time of hang out and refreshments  in the cafe after the service.

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