A proposal to remove and replace the rite of confirmation has sparked a new debate on Christian initiation in this church.
This week Jesus heals the outsider in response to faith and Paul sets limits on the Christian community.
A quick review of gender representation on provincial committees and boards has prompted more women to take up leadership in this church.
Recommendations from this church's Anglican - Methodist dialogue will now wait until General Synod/Te Hīnota Whānui in 2018.
This church will be offered a new structure for three-Tikanga social justice advocacy in two years' time.
A new group has been set up to keep this church focused on bicultural mission partnerships across Aotearoa New Zealand.
Kiwis can now register information on births, deaths and marriages through a new website on govt.nz.