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Our sermons help you to apply the Bible’s truths to your everyday life and get to know God’s purpose for your life.

Mt Albert Baptist is a place to connect with God and others, grow in your faith, and get involved - we’re a church that likes to make a difference by engaging with the world around us so that others can experience God’s love.

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A Christian Response to the Story of Parihaka

In the 1880s, under the leadership of the brave, Christian, Maori leader, Te Whiti, the people of Parihaka performed amazing acts of grace in the face of violent attack - paving the way for peaceful protests all over the world and providing Christians in New Zealand with a phenomenal local example of God's love.

A Church That Connects: The World Needs Time

Continuing our series on the call to hospitality, Pastor Steve looks at the importance of giving our time and attention to one another. Due to a few technical difficulties, unfortunately, there is only audio this week.

A Church that Connects: The World Needs Love

Unfortunately Pastor Steve was once again hospitalised with kidney stones this past Sunday, but Pastor Rob did an excellent job filling in last-minute, kicking off a new series, "A Church that Connects", with his sermon on love.

Forgotten Stories: Departure From the Promised Land

In the book of Numbers, the Israelites were guided by a pillar of clouds and fire. Pastor Steve looks at what that meant for the Israelite people, and the ways in which God guides us today.

Forgotten Stories: The Massive Offering Ceremony

Pastor Steve looks at the 12 Day Offering Ceremony in the desert in Numbers 7, and how God recognised and remembered their worship.

Forgotten Stories: An Unfaithful Wife

Continuing our series on Forgotten Stories, Pastor Steve looks at the story of the unfaithful wife in Numbers 5 & 6, and how this passage which may at first seem sexist or exclusive is actually indicative of God's care and justice for the vulnerable.

Forgotten Stories: A House for God

Pastor Steve takes us back in time to the days of Numbers 3 and 4 to learn how God values worship, as well as mission.

Forgotten Stories: An Army Made of Slaves

As MAB undergoes a time of transition this year, we consider God's purpose in times of transition, as Pastor Steve takes us through Numbers 1 and 2; a transitional period for the newly-freed Israelites on their way to the Promised Land.

Pray. Give. Serve: The Riot

Rob Lovatt reflects on perseverance in faith in the face of adversity.

Pray. Give. Serve: The Bonfire

Mark looks at Acts 19 and how idolatry in its many forms can be one of the biggest obstacles to global missions and to our faith.

Our Values

Connect (Upward)

We are a welcoming church community for anyone to get to know God and his plan for their life.

Relate (Withward)

We believe life change happens best in community, when we can learn from and encourage each other.


Grow (Inward)

We want to be transformed into the individuals and community that God dreams for us.

Engage (Outward)

We like to make a difference by engaging with the world around us so others can experience God’s love.

Latest NewsFrom Mt Albert Baptist

5Jul

A reunion!

We're holding a Reunion for those aged 50-60+ who have memories to share about Mt Albert Baptist from years gone by. Come along to this informal gathering, afternoon tea is provided. Sunday July 15 @ 2.30pm in Jubilee Hall at Mt Albert Baptist.

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21Apr

AGM 2018

Come hear the things happening in our community, vote for the Elders and vote on the next phase in our building project at our AGM Sun 29 April, 4.30pm.

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StoriesFrom Mt Albert Baptist

What’s the nicest thing anyone has ever done for you?

We asked our international pastor Rob Lovatt the question, and this is his story.

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The beauty of a quiet place

Amidst the hectic pace of life, Jackie Wise finds a sweet spot.

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A marriage saved

Murray and Sue Wagener want to share their story of marriage on the rocks and how God stepped in to pick up the pieces, to give others hope.

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A new start

Here’s a story about a life impacted by a family’s kindness and an Easter Camp 40 years ago.

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Note on a plane

A chance encounter with a stranger set Bill and Jean Morley’s life on a different course 50 years ago. This is their story.

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