Our History

This contains key documents and records of the history of South West Baptist

150th – In 2016 we celebrated 150 years as a church, and produced a feature length documentary about the past 25 years

Spreydon’s History – The history of Spreydon Baptist Church until the name change in 2013

Kowhaiwhai – The explanation of the kowhaiwhai in the Spreydon Site Gym

The Halswell Journey – A record of 2 churches, Halswell Baptist and Spreydon Baptist becoming one

Our Name Change – The document outlining the reasons for changing the name of the church to South West Baptist Church

Te Rongopai – The story of the first New Zealand Christmas