69 Ben Lomond Crescent, Pakuranga Heights, Auckland

LIFE East, an extension of LIFE, a church to call home, a place where anyone can come to belong, believe and build their faith, walking closer with Jesus and alongside others.

Join us as we journey together, growing in faith, building community, and making a positive impact in East Auckland and beyond.

Join us on Sunday
69 Ben Lomond Crescent, Pakuranga Heights, Auckland

What to Expect

On any given Sunday, there is plenty of free onsite and offsite parking available.

Look out for our friendly welcome team to greet you and invite you to have tea or coffee available for purchase.

Our 70 minute services include time for praise and worship as well as a Bible-centered message. We also have a space where children can join our Adventure Kids programme (pre-school and primary aged children).


Groups are essential in building authentic friendships during the week. We have a range of Groups in East Auckland and we’d love to help you find a Group! Complete the form below and someone from our team will get in touch with a Group recommendation specifically for you.

Next Steps

Find out more about LIFE and your next steps to get connected.

Adventure Kids

Our Adventure Kids programmes run at every service, for children aged 1 until they finish primary school.

Epic on Sundays

A service specifically for ages 11 – 13 years old that is separate to, yet runs parallel to our main church services across our Auckland LIFE campuses.

Meet our Campus Team

We'd love to help you get connected or answer any questions that you might have.

Ps Dan & Claire Ackermann

Campus Pastors - LIFE East

Get in Touch

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I park?

There is plenty of onsite parking available at The River Church. Look out for the LIFE flags.



I have kids. Do you offer a children's programme?

Adventure Kids runs during every Sunday service. We have separate rooms dedicated to our Adventure Kids programme, for preschoolers and primary aged children. You can register your children as soon as you arrive. You will be contacted if you are needed throughout the service. Look out for the Adventure Kids flag.


I have a baby, are there facilities for parents?

We have a parents’ room inside the foyer next to the entrance to the main auditorium. This has some space for tea and coffee, as well as room to feed and change babies. Our services are linked via TV so that you can enjoy the service while looking after bubs. Ask any of our team if you need help.



I have a disability or additional access needs. Are there accessible facilities?
  • We have mobility car parks available at the top of the car park. Just let our car parking team know and they can show you to a park.
  • We have a friendly Welcome Team at the church doors, in the main foyer or at the information desk if you need any help or have any questions. Please don’t hesitate to approach someone from the team.
  • We also have mobility toilets on site.
  • There are gaps in the seating arrangements in the auditorium to leave spaces for wheelchairs/mobility devices.