Churches & Groups
Find a Church or Christian Group in Dunedin
All Saints Anglican Church
786 Cumberland St
Lively, inclusive, international, intergenerational: we seek to live Christ’s gospel of love, justice and peace. Get involved at All Saints’ in music, liturgy, study groups and our Fruit & Veges scheme. All Saints is open every day; feel free to come in and pray or light a candle. Whoever you are, wherever you are from, whatever your faith, you are welcome at All Saints’. We look forward to meeting you.
Sunday Services: 8am Mass, 10.30am High Mass, 8pm Taizé service @ 786 Cumberland St.
Also St. Martin’s 194 North Road NEV Sun: 10.45am www.saintmartinsnev.com
Holy Name Catholic Church, 420 Great King St
CathSOC (Catholic Students on Campus) hopes to help students develop real friendships, deepen their faith and to live it out through service, while studying at Otago. We get that is can be easy to forget about your faith at uni, so CathSOC is a place to meet like minded people and feel supported. Catholic or not, get amongst! We look forward to meeting you!
Catholic Church near campus: Holy Name, 420 Great King St. (across from Museum)
Mass times: Sundays: 7:30am, 10am, 7pm; Mon-Sat 8:30am
People to contact:
Fr. Mark Chamberlain 027 220 7685,
Amy Armstrong 027 237 6319,
Kayna Lloyd (student leader) 021 720 793
Find us on Facebook: Cathsoc Dunedin or Dunedin Young Catholics
Cornerstone International Bible Church
786A Cumberland St, Dunedin
Cornerstone is an international family church committed to preaching the Bible and sharing the good news of Jesus Christ. We also have a service for Japanese & international students followed by a shared meal at 5pm, Sundays.
Sunday Service: 10am at All Saints Hall (786A Cumberland St.)
Sundays 5pm service for Japanese and International students.
Contact Simon Sim at 021 166 5392
or visit www.cornerstonecity.org.nz
Dunedin City Baptist Church (DCBC)
19 Main South Road, Lookout Point
Our vision is to grow young followers of Jesus Christ. We focus strongly on understanding the bible and our church services are inter-generational with people of many different ages
Sun: 10am at 19 Main South Rd, Lookout Point; rides available from uni. Young Adult
Gathering: Thurs 6pm, Alhambra Rugby Club;
edge of the North Ground on Great King St.
Dunedin Methodist Parish
Glenaven, Chambers St, North East Valley
We are inclusive churches offering a warm welcome to all. Our motto is “Finding good in everyone, finding God in everyone”.
Glenaven (Chambers St, NEV) 11am Mornington (Galloway St) 9.30am
Tongan Fellowship, Queens Drive, St Kilda 1pm
Elim Christian Centre
67 Harrow Street, Dunedin
Our vision is to see more people becoming more like Jesus. Experience the goodness of God in our services with vibrant worship and inspiring preaching. Connect with others and grow as a disciple and a disciple-maker in one of our midweek lifegroups.
Morning Church – 10am Sunday
Night Church – 7pm Sunday
Corner Pitt St and George St
A community seeking to follow Jesus, become alive to God’s Spirit, and make real God’s commonwealth. Honest, explorative, diverse and outward looking. Come with your questions as we discern together what it means to follow Jesus today.
Worship Sunday 10am and 7pm.
Young Adults Contact: Jordan Redding (027 428 5234
First Church of Otago (Presbyterian)
415 Moray Place, Dunedin
A multicultural community in the heart of the city.
Each Sunday we worship in three languages:
10am – English (classic Presbyterian);
12noon – Cook Islands;
2pm – Samoan.
Lunchtime service 12.15pm Tuesday.
Visit the Heritage Centre 10am-3pm weekdays.
Grace Bible Church
2 Duke St, Dunedin
A church with a passion for God and a passion for people, we seek to encourage and build up students to impact the world for Jesus. Engage Otago, our ministry to students, conducts mid week training evenings on Thursdays at Grace House, 26 David St.
Sunday Service: 11am @ 2 Duke St
Mid-week training: Thursday evenings
Phone: +64 226 045 826
or see the details at www.engage.net.nz
Nations Church (Assemblies of God)
334 King Edward Street, Dunedin
Multi-cultural and contemporary. Great people, great worship, great preaching and a GREAT GOD! Everyone welcome. Transport to services available on request. Ring 455 1888 for details.
Sunday services at 10:00 a.m. & 6:00 p.m.
Transport to services available on request.
The Salvation Army
160 Crawford St, Dunedin
Opoho Presbyterian Church
50 Signal Hill Rd, Dunedin
We are a multi-generational Church that is small enough to get to know one another easily and big enough to be an effective and evolving presence of Christ in the community. If you are looking to enrich your spiritual understanding within a faith community that embraces diversity and values creative worship and music, come up the hill and say “hello” at 10am on Sunday – 50 Signal Hill Road.
Sunday Service: 10am
Seventh-day Adventist Church
58 Stafford St, Dunedin
A family oriented church, most welcoming and supportive of students in the city. Transport provide for worship on request.
Worship Saturday: 9:30 am ‐ Bible study; 11 am ‐ Main Service. Wed. 7:30 pm
Prayer & Share: A.S.F Special Worship, Bible Studies & Fellowship/Service Activities etc. as announced.
St Matthew's Anglican Church
30 Hope St, Dunedin
Vibrant worship, Biblical preaching and a commitment to our local community are some of our key characteristics. Our students enjoy the family nature of our church and there are lots of opportunities for you to be involved in student small groups and young adult gatherings. For more information check out our facebook page, and post on the page to catch a ride in our van on Sunday mornings.
Sunday Service: 10am @ 30 Hope St
For more information check out our facebook page, and post on the page to catch a ride in our van on Sunday mornings.
Leith Valley Presbyterian
George St School Hall, 989 George St
Having outgrown Leith Valley we now meet at George Street School . We’re a vibrant, worshipping church committed to thought-provoking & quality teaching. Our goal is to help young people & families grow in their love for God & find their place in his Kingdom. We have a great student church every Sunday night and many families in the morning service.
Sunday Services: 10:00 am and 7pm (Student Soul)
Student Christian Movement Otago (SCMO)
Otago University, Dunedin
STUDENT – learning more about our faith and our world.
CHRISTIAN – worshiping, talking and praying together.
MOVEMENT – working together to progress the transformation of society towards justice and peace.
We are an inclusive and ecumenical movement with a proud history of Christian activism. All welcome. Haere mai.
We meet fortnightly during semester.
We meet fortnightly during semester.
OUSA Recreation Centre, 84 Albany St
We are a multi-denominational movement of Christian students who are committed to presenting a simple message about Jesus in a relevant way. We have a ton of fun, camps, retreats, etc, and we gear what we do around reaching out to others.
See our Facebook Page. Otago Student Life
George Street Normal School Hall, 989 George St
A student-oriented church, of students and young adults who are exploring and deepening their Christian faith. Sunday gatherings offer input and worship experiences that are engaging and thought- and action- provoking; strengthening and equipping us for everyday life. Midweek gatherings provide space to go deeper: in understanding, service, discipleship and relationships. Whoever you are, wherever you are at, you’re welcome at Student Soul!
George St. School Hall, 989 George St, Sunday @ 7pm
Tertiary Students Christian Fellowship (TSCF)
Otago University, Dunedin
TSCF is a student movement committed to reaching students for Christ and changing students for life. We are a family of groups based around different subjects (including both professional courses and general degrees) and interests from across the Uni and Polytech. Groups meet weekly to explore how the bible applies to our lives and what we study, and how this then helps us share Jesus with others.
Groups meet weekly see www.tscf.org.nz/otago
Phone: 021 903 293
Facebook: TSCF Otago
Blue Lagoon, NE Valley Presbytarian
North East Valley Normal School, 248 North Road