History and Purpose

iconz4girlz is a ministry of 
Girls’ Brigade New Zealand who have been delivering programmes to NZ girls since 1928.

Girls' Brigade History
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Purpose of Girls' Brigade and iconz4girlz

“To provide a skills and values based Christian programme for churches to deliver to girls, to empower them to succeed in tomorrow’s world”.

IFG adheres to all the aims and principles of the Girls’ Brigade while delivering an up to date programme that connects with the girls of today (and their parents).

Girls' Brigade Aim 

            The Aim of The Girls' Brigade is to help girls become followers of the Lord Jesus Christ and through self-control, reverence and
            a sense of responsibility to find true enrichment of life.

     Girls' Brigade's Principles 

  1. The Brigade acknowledges Jesus Christ as Saviour and Lord according to the Scriptures and seeks to fulfil its aim to the glory of one God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit
  2. The Brigade witnesses to the standard set by Jesus Christ and gives positive teaching on the Christian attitude to life
  3. The Brigade promotes a just society where all people are equally valued.
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