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The Firstlight channel broadcasts nationally 24/7 via the Freeview|HD (UHF terrestrial) network on Channel 26, via Freeview Satellite (also on Channel 26) and on SKY (Channel 206).  The official launch onto the satellite platform took place on Saturday 17th September 2016 at 6pm; at this same time Firstlight celebrated its FOURTH birthday of bringing God's loving last day messages to the people of New Zealand.

Firstlight is run by a team of dedicated volunteers whose mission is to proclaim God's love throughout New Zealand. Firstlight aims to broadcast the best selection of ground-breaking Christian programs sourced from 3ABN, Amazing Facts, It Is Written and other international and local New Zealand sources as they become available.

While our programs are based on Christian principles, we believe the program topics will be of great interest to the general public and not just limited to a Christian audience.

Please continue to help us with your prayers and with your financial support.  We cannot keep your favourite Firstlight channel up on air without YOUR ongoing support!
Check out this week's Program Schedule to see what is showing and what is coming up on Firstlight.  Below are some of the highlights for the week ahead. 

We show a Christian film/documentary or an important interview on Saturday evenings at 7:30pm.  This is usually repeated at 12 noon on the Wednesday following.
See below for highlights about new programs that are now being aired on Firstlight!
The Final Battle

This Week's Film:
Broken to Breakthrough - Part 2

Christian Berdahl, the product of an unplanned teen pregnancy, and his family share their struggle to overcome abuse, addiction and abandonment in this poignant 3-part series.
Sabbath 17 June at 7:30pm

Wednesday 21 June at 12:00 noon
and  Friday  23 June at 12:00 am

The Final Battle

New Prophecy Seminar
Revelation of Hope
with Taj Pacleb

35 Power-packed Prophetic Presentations


*   The End! Is it Here, Near, or Mere Fear?
*   Prophecy's Final Countdown
*   Superpowrs of Prophecy
*   Can the Dead Speak to Us?
*   Revelation's Beauty and the Beast
*   A Love That Transforms
*   Movement of Destiny
*   What Will Heaven Be Like?

“This is the most powerful and heart changing evangelistic series I have ever heard. Through it the Holy Spirit challenges the mind and grips the soul. I recommend this seminar without reservation!”
Pastor Stephen Bohr, Secrets Unseale

Sabbath 24 June at 11:00am

and repeats:
Sundays          at 2:00am
Wednesdays   at 7:00pm
Thursdays      at 10:15am


Church in Your Home: An Invitation

you are unable to attend a local church for Sabbath services, then please join the growing Firstlight Viewing Family nationwide for our Saturday "Church In Your Home" program.  We warmly invite you to fellowship with us on God's Holy Day. Join us every Sabbath for a special Spirit-filled blessing!If

Watch our Video Invitation!

  • 10:00am - Sabbath School - Bible Study Hour

  • 11.00am - Main Sermon

The line up for Sabbath 24 June 2017:

  • 8:30am - His Voice Today - When God Judges His Church - Steve Wohlberg examines the truth about God's judgment of His church.
  • 9:00am - His Harvest is Ready - Les Miserables - Pastor CA Murray draws on his rich experience as a Pastor in New York City to bring a fresh approach to this Gospel series.
  • 10:00am - Sabbath School - Bible Study Hour  Today, the seventh study in the series 'Feed My Sheep' which is a study on the first and second book of Peter in the Bible. Humility, rather than pride, should characterize the Christian's relationship, not only with God but with each other. If you would like to prepare more fully for this study hour, you can download the lesson from the Sabbath School Net website - Lesson Archives.  Or just click on this link and it will take you there. 
  • 11:00am - The Main Sermon - Revelation of Hope - Episode 1: Unlocking the Mysteries of the Apocalypse - presented by Taj Pacleb.  In this series, Taj covers all the major topics and questions people have concerning Bible Prophecy.  You will not want to miss this collection of power-packed presentations.
We invite you to stay tuned to Firstlight and sing along with the hymns that play between the programs above!
 Firstlight wishes you and your family a very blessed Sabbath in the presence of our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ.

Highlights this week:

Ivor Meyers

Starting this Sunday!

Rekindling the Reformation

Back by popular demand!

Walter Veith makes inspiring and relevant multimedia presentations on the pivotal issues of the Reformation, and how they relate to the present day. Professor Veith presents clear insight into the underlying objectives of today’s political, economic, and religious maneuverings. He explains why we may have to fight the battle of the Reformation all over again. Will you know the issues and understand the enemies’ tactics enough to resist error? This 11-part series will equip you.

Sunday 18 June at 8:15am

and repeats:

Mondays   at 8:00pm
Thursdays at 2:30am
Fridays      at 4:30pm


Prophecy Encounter

New Series:

Lightning from Heaven

with Kameron deVasher

What did Jesus mean when He said He saw Satan "fall like lightning from heaven"?
This 5-part series is an in-depth study of the rise and fall of Satan.

Sunday 28th May at 7:30am

and repeats:
Mondays       at 4:00am
Wednesdays at 8:30pm

Ivor Meyers

New Series:

Revelation Today

The Mysteries Revealed

This in-depth study will show how the prophecies of the Bible lead to real hope and lasting peace.
Join John Bradshaw of It Is Written Television as he unfolds the Bible's mysteries in the book of Revelation.

Airing Now on:
Sabbaths   at 9:45pm
Sundays    at 11:00am
Tuesdays   at 6:00pm
Fridays      at 5:00am


Ivor Meyers

Coming Soon...


How electronics are programming our children's brains.

Is the use of modern technology educational, brain-boosting and creativity-generating, or is it creating the dumbest generation yet?
Using the latest in brain science and the most up-to-date studies available, Joshua White presents the real story.
A 3-part series.

Sabbath 24 June at 6:30pm

and repeats:

Tuesdays       at 10:00am
Wednesdays at 3:00pm
Fridays          at 9:30pm

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Milestones: Firstlight has been on air for FOUR and a half years!!!!!!

Firstlight was launched at 6pm on the 17th September 2012.  It is amazing how quickly the time has flown!  Thank you to all of you for your prayers and your financial support - both of which have kept Firstlight going.  We know that God is using Firstlight to touch the hearts and minds of many people here in New Zealand.  We receive both emails and letters daily from those who find Firstlight a blessing.  If Firstlight is a blessing in your life, please consider making a donation to help keep Firstlight on air.  Thank you so much!

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Please help spread the word about Firstlight!

If you would like us to send you some flyers so that you can letterbox these in your area, please call 0508 - 347785 and let us know.

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Driving around with this sticker will do a lot to help spread the word about Firstlight!

Thank you for your help!