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Charity Details

Gleniti Baptist Church

Registration details

June 30

Address for service

58 Gleniti Road

Charity's other details


Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

To proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ, provide instruction in the Word of God and its implications on daily life, to encourage members to assemble regularly for worship, to express the love of God to the community through ministries of the church including the provision of practical care. To engage in the task of mission both in New Zealand and overseas.

Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.

Provides religious services / activities

Provides services (e.g. care / counselling), Provides advice / information / advocacy, Provides buildings / facilities / open space

Religious activities

Family / whanau

Children / young people, Older people, People with disabilities, General public, Religious groups, General Public

Entity Structure

Church- registered charity. the Church is an autonomous body within the Baptist Union of New Zealand and is incorporated under the Baptist Union Act of Incorporation 1923. It is governed by a team comprising the Pastor, Elders and Deacons who are elected by the membership of the church at least biannually.

Annual Returns

Annual Returns are due within 6 months of a charity’s balance date (financial year-end), or a longer period if an extension has been granted.


This charity has been granted an exemption from filing an annual return by 31 January 2009 under Section 43 of the Charities Act 2005. The first annual return is due by 31 January 2010.

Due Date Date Submitted Total Income Total Expenditure Financial Statements Annual Return Summary
31/12/2020 8/10/2020 $248,266 $266,854
31/12/2019 19/11/2019 $259,246 $240,316
31/12/2018 23/10/2018 $218,401 $191,986
31/12/2017 3/12/2017 $207,766 $160,430
31/12/2016 23/12/2016 $197,058 $165,482
31/12/2015 7/12/2015 $210,356 $177,371
31/12/2014 21/11/2014 $199,752 $148,711
31/12/2013 27/11/2013 $174,053 $134,297
31/12/2012 5/10/2012 $155,175 $138,395
31/12/2011 16/11/2011 $170,707 $157,870

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Karen Merle Munnings Deacon 28/08/2019
Rene Bruno Lagesse Deacon 28/08/2019
Tony Ernest Shaw Deacon 28/08/2019
Wendy Susan Geerling Associate Pastor 4/02/2019
Diane Mary Turner Elder 29/08/2018
Mark Theodore Pavelka Pastor 31/08/2016
Denyse Kay Taylor Deacon 20/08/2005
John Stuart Davey Elder 20/08/2005
Ronald Grant Taylor Treasurer 20/08/2005

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Brendan Paul Grant Elder 23/08/2020
Peter Leslie Coulter Deacon 14/10/2019
Maurice Butler Deacon 28/08/2019
Neville Roland Cross Deacon 28/08/2019
Elaine Daphne Caird Elder 29/08/2018
Kathryn Mary Robinson Elder 29/08/2018
Kerry John Turner Deacon 29/08/2018
John Trendor Holden Elder 23/08/2017
Zelda Zeelie ELder 23/08/2017
Francis Michael Arthur Deacon 31/08/2016

Charity Updates

Here is a list of all the details changed by the charity, for example adding or removing officers, amending rules, changing balance dates or updating address details.
Date Created Reference View Summary (.pdf <1MB)
20/11/2019 NOC013
7/12/2015 NOC008
21/11/2014 NOC007
5/10/2012 AR005
19/12/2011 NOC003
30/08/2010 NOC002
11/02/2010 AR002

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