Alexa Anderson and Hamish Cartwright, both 2016 Minterns who were also involved with Otago CF, became engaged in December 2016.

Chad Oliver and Amy Hughes, former Canterbury CU members, are engaged.

Matthew Bayliss and Felicity Baker, both former Victoria CU students, are engaged.


Nathan Ellis and Kathryn Menzies, current Lincoln CF student, married in January in Christchurch.

Tom Roy and Jess Mclaren, both former Lincoln CF, married in January in Southland.

Sasha Pelz, daughter of Auckland staff workers Jeff and Jane Pelz, and Mathieson Sutton were married in January.

Michael Robinson and Christie Tippett, former Lincoln CF students, got married in February.

Alex McClelland and Lincoln staff worker Kate Street married on 31 March in Lincoln.


Amandeep Gill and Mireya Villacis Gill, both former Lincoln ICF students, had a son, Aaron, born in Quito, Ecuador in February.

James (former Lincoln CF) and Jenny Stowell welcome a son, Amos, in Dunedin 9 February.


Keith Taylor received the ONZM for services to the State in the New Year’s Honours List for 2017. His wife, Raewyn, is the administrator for the Christian Medical Fellowship. Keith is currently a director for Southern Cross Hospitals and has served as Deputy Chairman for the Reserve Bank of New Zealand.