Announcements Sunday 5th April

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Stewart Glendinning

A ‘Celebration of Easter’ Praise service will be held in Greenbank church Hall on this evening at 7.30pm. Music will be led by members of the 4 congregations with readings, poetry and reflections.  Light refreshments will be served after the service. There will be a retiring offering in aid of Lismacarrol Mission Hall Limavady and for the children of Romania, Moldova & Ukraine.  Everyone very welcome.

Mid week bible study in the Manse on Wednesday evening at 8pm

Services of prayer for healing will be held in Ebrington Church Hall next Thursday (9thApril) at 10.30am. Speaker: Rev. A. Rosborough and also next Sunday(12th) at 3.30.p.m  in Ballykelly church Hall. Speaker: Rev. J. Gray

A Social will be held next Friday 10th April in Hillhead church hall. Dancing from 9-1.30am.  Music by Country Style. Tickets €6 including supper. Proceeds in aid of the James Connolly New mini bus fund. Please provide the usual sandwiches & tray bakes for the supper

 Youth club:  The Games night that was planned for this Friday will now be held on Friday 17th April in Malin Chuch Hall.

 There will be a Carndonagh Congregational Meeting on Monday 20th April 2015 at 8:00 p.m. in Carndonagh Presbyterian Church. The purpose of this meeting is to decide on the removal of part of the third pew from the back on the right side of the church, in order to facilitate wheelchair users. If anyone has any objections, they are asked to given them, in writing, to Linda Stewart before Sunday 19 April.

The Good As New Shop will be opening at the end of April. Members of the church are asked to begin to gather items for sale, the proceeds of which will go towards the church funds

Quiz night in aid of Donagh National School next Friday 10th April in Simpsons Tulnaree at 9.30pm.  Your support would be greatly appreciated

A Coffee Morning will be held next  Sat 11th April from 11.00am – 3.00pm in Greenbank Church Hall organised by Cloe McConn & Shelby Anderson to raise funds for Moville Community College choir trip to Cork for competition.

Londonderry Gospel Male Voice Choir invite you to an Annual Praise Festival in Kilfennan Presbyterian Church next Saturday 11th Apr at 7:30 p.m. The guest speaker is Pastor Harold Chambers from Ballymena, with guest soloist Sophie Shiels.

Child protection training

A Taking Care Foundation Training Event has been arranged for Tuesday 28th April at 7.30pm in Glendermott Presbyterian Church.  This training is for new leaders or for those who have never attended training sessions before.  There is no need to register in advance for this.

Summary report from meeting of Kirk Session on Thursday 26th March.

The session met on Thursday and items discussed included the following:

Sharing of roles & responsibilities

Following on from discussion at previous session meeting with regard to sharing of roles and responsibilities for preparation for Sunday worship it is now planned to devise a rota for a number of roles. A few people have already volunteered and everyone is encouraged to consider taking on a role/duty.  If you are interested in the following:

Reading:–Speak to Austin

Opening/closing church: Speak to Norman

Taking up the Collection: Speak to David.

The mission Plan is currently being reviewed and updated.

The proposed Songs of Praise-hymns Old & New will now be held in the Autumn