Ministries

SUNDAY CHURCH SERVICES

We meet Sundays at 9.30 am. A program for younger children runs for part of the service.

HOME GROUPS

A number of home groups meet during the week to discuss life, build friendship & care for each other. 2-3 times a year we run short term discussion groups of 4-8 weeks

PASTORAL CARE

Our pastoral care team offers care – visits, meals, support, prayer – when people are facing difficult times

YOUTH GROUP

Friday night social activities, an annual youth camp and relationship building are led by our youth worker, Jono Dorse

SCRIPTURE

We teach Scripture in a number of schools around Hamilton

ART GROUP

We have a number of painters, musicians & poets in our congregation. An art group meets monthly & is open to anyone wanting to develop their creative side.

MUMS COTTAGE

HBC provides personnel & financial support to Mum’s Cottage, a place for mum’s, dad’s and grandparents raising their grandchildren to find support & friendship.

CAFE ESTATE

A weekly drop-in centre providing breakfast and friendship in a large public housing estate.

STREET CARE

Saturday nights our streetcare team provide coffee, snacks and friendship to people living rough in the city.

MILAP PARTNERSHIP

HBC has a partnership with ┬áMilap (“Reconciliation”) in community development projects in Nepalgung Nepal.

ADVOCACY

HBC participates in advocacy campaigns facilitated by A Just Cause and Baptist World Aid Australia.