Announcements Sunday 21st October 2018

A warm welcome to Rev Drew Abernethy who is conducting the service this morning.

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Lee Mc Allister

Rev Drew Abernethy will conduct the next in the series of bible studies for the four churches this Wednesday (24th) in Greenbank hall at 8pm.  Next dates will be Wednesday 28th November & Wednesday 12th December.  Everyone very welcome

Bible studies:  A four week bible study for the four churches will be held in Greenbank and will be led by Roy Porter  The next in the series is scheduled for Wednesday 31st October with the final one on  Wednesday 14th Nov.  All are at 8pm. Everyone welcome.

Moderator’s Appeal for Indonesia. The Moderator, Rt Rev Dr Charles McMullen, has launched a special appeal for Indonesia, where tens of thousands of people are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance following the recent devastating earthquake and tsunami. There will be a retiring collection today and  next Sunday 28th October..

Moville Presbyterian Church Harvest Thanksgiving Service will be held this evening at 7.30pm.  Supper afterwards in the Hall. Everyone Welcome

Glacknadrummond Methodist Church harvest service tomorrow evening (22nd Oct) at 8pm will be conducted by Rev Richard Johnston with Ladies Choir leading the praise.  Supper afterwards.

Social in Hillhead Hall next Friday 26th October (in aid of church funds). Dancing 9.30pm-1am. Music by Eddie Gallagher-Tir Chonaill Country.  Tickets €6 (Inc Supper). Note: Caterers please provide usual sandwiches & tray bakes for supper. Thank you

Malin Presbyterian Church Harvest Service next Sunday 28th October at 7.30pm, the service will be conducted by Rev Stuart Mc Crea and the Coleraine Community choir will lead the Praise. Supper afterwards in the Hall. Everyone very welcome.

Knowhead Harvest Flower Festival presents ‘Fair Waved the Golden Corn’ continues this afternoon from 2-5pm.  Arrangement by Londonderry & District Floral Art Society.  Closing Praise service this eveningt at 7.30pm with Choir Foyle U3A musical director Jim Goodman.  Light refreshments available during the festival.  See leaflets on porch table for other details.

Fahan Presbyterian Church Cookery Demonstration with guest Chef Ian Orr.

Planned for  this Thursday 25th October 2018 at 7.30pm in Church Hall.

Neighbours and friends will be very welcome.

Fundraising event sponsored by Flogas in support of property fund.

Information from Rev A Rosborough regarding church membership classes (communicant classes)

Classes to begin in January (DV) and run through to late February or early March, in good time for admission to the Lord’s Table for Easter/ Spring Communion, depending on the practice of the particular congregation

Points for those considering membership:

  1. At least 14 years old (in their third year at ROI secondary school)
  2. Have sat in on at least one Communion service (not taking part, but observing what goes on) before the classes begin. If they haven’t done so, then they should be invited to the next Communion service.
  3. Have attended Sunday School and be familiar with the Lord’s Prayer and 10 commandments.
Sunday Door   Collection
21st October Mary   Carol & Julie
28th October Jane   Gordon & Kenneth
4th November David   Communion
11th Nov Gordon    

Thank you to all the volunteers for your faithful service. If you are not available please arrange to swap with someone or contact the rota organiser

Announcements are posted on Church’s website each weekend.