to

 

Annette Osborne

Auckland Children and Families Consultant

 

Kia Ora.  I love working for Scripture Union. My job allows me to combine some of my favourite things – the Bible, training and working with children. Coming from a Primary teaching background I am passionate about the role churches can play in their local communities.


My role is all about supporting the churches to nurture the spiritual life of their children, through programmes that are creative and innovative, as well as by creating a whole church culture that cares for children. We have several resources we offer the churches, including our You’re Losing Us workshops and our WAY2GO Children’s Ministry conferences and training events.

I am also involved in research, looking at what is happening in children’s ministry across New Zealand. Every two years we publish our findings in a booklet called ‘He waka eke noa: Children’s Ministry in Aotearoa, New Zealand.’

For 40% of my time I am seconded to Scripture Union International to provide leadership to the Scripture Union movement around the world. My role is to develop and share good quality resources and training opportunities, network with children's ministry leaders and participate in the Global Children's Forum. I will help develop international thinking about the place of children in the church, and explore models of ministry and our biblical mandate to nurture young people’s faith. 

Please email me if you would like to find out more or keep up-to-date with my ministry through my regular email Prayer Letter. 

 

Contact Annette: 

09 379 9363 ext 9
Annette.O@sunz.org.nz 
Annette Osborne
C/-Scripture Union NZ
PO Box 112123
Penrose Central
Auckland 1642

 

Would you like to support our staff?

If you would like to make an online donation for one of our staff members now you can do so by following these easy steps:

1. Click the 'Donate now' button below. This will lead you to our online donation page.

2. Scroll down the donation page and choose the option 'Our Staff'.

3. Click on the name of the staff member you would like to donate to. 

4. Fill in your details and your donation amount and click 'Donate'. You will then be able to pay online by credit card.

Corporate Donate Now Button


Back to Our Staff

find us

email us

call us