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.  www.hillheadchurch.org

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Announcements Sunday 14th October 2018

A warm welcome to Rev Trevor Williamson who is conducting the service this morning.

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Drew Abernethy

Harvest & Healing Service in Donagh Church this afternoon at 3.30pm with guest preacher Iva Beranek, Church’s Ministry of Healing (Dublin) followed by tea.  You are invited and welcome!

Bible studies:  A four week bible study for the four churches continues this Wednesday (17th) in Greenbank and will be led by Roy Porter. Roy is no stranger to this area as over 35 years ago was CEF director in youth and children’s work in Good News Clubs and Holiday Bible Clubs.  Other dates scheduled are Wednesday 31st October & Wednesday 14th Nov.  All are at 8pm. Everyone welcome.

Rev Drew Abernethy will conduct 4 bible studies on the following dates in Greenbank hall at 8pm — Wednesday 24th October, Wednesday 28th November & Wednesday 12th December.  Everyone very 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 next Sunday 21 st and on Sunday 28th October..

Moville Presbyterian Church Harvest Thanksgiving Service on Sun 21st Oct at 7.30pm.  Supper afterwards in the Hall. Everyone Welcome

 Knowhead Harvest Flower Festival presents ‘Fair Waved the Golden Corn’ on Friday 19th October (12 noon to 7pm), Saturday 20th October (10am to 7pm) and Sunday 21st October (2-5pm).  Arrangement by Londonderry & District Floral Art Society.  Closing Praise service on Sunday 21st 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.

Knowhead Harvest tractor run on Saturday 20th October.  Registration at 10.30am.  €20 per tractor.  All vintage and modern tractors welcome. See leaflets on porch table for further details.

Social in Hillhead Hall on 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 on 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.

 

 

Advance notices

Fahan Presbyterian Church Cookery Demonstration with guest Chef Ian Orr.

Planned for 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
14th October Gordon Norman & David K
21st October Mary Carol & Julie
28th October Jane Gordon & Kenneth
4th November David Communion

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.  www.hillheadchurch.org

Announcements Sunday 7th Oct 2018

A warm welcome to Patricia Jones who is conducting the service this morning.

Harvest Service here in Hillhead at 7pm this evening will be conducted by Rev Brian Browne (Raphoe & Ballindrait).  Praise will be led by The Methodist Choir. Tea served afterwards in the hall.

Thank you to all who provided flowers & produce and came along on Friday night to decorate the church.  Thank you also to the musicians, readers & soloist for their preparation for the service today.

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Trevor Williamson

Cottage Youth meets this afternoon in Issys Cottage from 4:30pm till 6:30pm. Please note earlier time. Everyone of Secondary School age is very welcome to join.

Church Committee meeting (Hillhead) scheduled for Thursday 11th October at 8pm

Presbytery Education Awards

This scheme offers education grants to young people who are members of a Donegal congregation of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland to assist with expenses for First year secondary school education and third level education.  Application forms available Kathleen (Hillhead) or Barbara (Malin).  Closing date for receipt of completed applications is Wednesday 10th October.

Bible studies:

Mid week bible study at Howard & Helen’s holiday cottage this Wednesday (10th Oct) this week at 8pm. Everyone welcome.

A four week bible study for the four churches will began on Wednesday past in Greenbank and was led by Roy Porter. Roy is no stranger to this area as over 35 years ago was CEF director in youth and children’s work in Good News Clubs and Holiday Bible Clubs.

Wednesday 17th October, Wednesday 31st October & Wednesday 14th Nov .  All are at 8pm. Everyone welcome.

Rev Drew Abernethy will conduct 4 bible studies on the following dates in Greenbank hall at 8pm — Wednesday 24th October, Wednesday 28th November & Wednesday 12th December.  Everyone very welcome.

BLOOD DONATION CLINIC at Carndonagh Community School on Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th October 2.30pm – 5pm and 7pm – 9.30pm each day

1 in 4 of us will need a blood transfusion in our lifetime . . . . 

Advance notices

Knowhead Harvest Flower Festival presents ‘Fair Waved the Golden Corn’ on Friday 19th October (12 noon to 7pm), Saturday 20th October (10am to 7pm) and Sunday 21st October (2-5pm).  Arrangement by Londonderry & District Floral Art Society.  Closing Praise service on Sunday 21st 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.

Knowhead Harvest tractor run on Saturday 20th October.  Registration at 10.30am.  €20 per tractor.  All vintage and modern tractors welcome. See leaflets on porch table for further details.

Fahan Presbyterian Church Cookery Demonstration with guest Chef Ian Orr.

Planned for 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
7th October David   Harvest
14th October Gordon   Norman & David K
21st October Mary   Carol & Julie
28th October Jane    

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.  www.hillheadchurch.org

Announcements Sunday 30th Sept 2018

 A warm welcome to Rev Trevor Williamson who is conducting the service today.

Thank you to Gillian for leading the music today

 Harvest Services at Hillhead on Sunday 7th October

 All age service at 10.30am will be conducted by Patricia Jones.

Evening Service at 7pm will be conducted by Rev Brian Browne (Raphoe & Ballindrait).  Praise will be led by The Methodist Choir.

Kirk session meeting (Hillhead) scheduled for Thursday 4th October at 7.30pm.

Church Committee meeting (Hillhead) scheduled for Thursday 11th October at 8pm

Presbytery Education Awards

This scheme offers education grants to young people who are members of a Donegal congregation of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland to assist with expenses for First year secondary school education and third level education.  Application forms available Kathleen (Hillhead) or Barbara (Malin).  Closing date for receipt of completed applications is Wednesday 10th October.

Bible studies: Rev Drew Abernethy will conduct 4 bible studies on the following dates in Greenbank hall at 8pm — Wednesday 24th October, Wednesday 28th November & Wednesday 12th December.  Everyone very welcome.

BLOOD DONATION CLINIC at Carndonagh Community School on Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th October 2.30pm – 5pm and 7pm – 9.30pm each day

1 in 4 of us will need a blood transfusion in our lifetime . . . . GIVING BLOOD SAVES LIVES

Inishowen Methodist Churches Good as New shop extended for additional week until 6 October. Very good quality items in ladies’, men’s, children’s and baby clothing – many brand new still with the labels. Bric-a-brac and books etc. Grab a bargain and help our building fund for Moville hall. Open 10am-5pm in the Methodist hall, Moville

Advance notices

Knowhead Harvest Flower Festival presents ‘Fair Waved the Golden Corn’ on Friday 19th October (12 noon to 7pm), Saturday 20th October (10am to 7pm) and Sunday 21st October (2-5pm).  Arrangement by Londonderry & District Floral Art Society.  Closing Praise service on Sunday 21st 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.

Knowhead Harvest tractor run on Saturday 20th October.  Registration at 10.30am.  €20 per tractor.  All vintage and modern tractors welcome. See leaflets on porch table for further details.

Fahan Presbyterian Church Cookery Demonstration with guest Chef Ian Orr.

Planned for 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
30th September Jane Ruth & Kathleen
7th October David Harvest
14th October Gordon
21st October Mary

Announcements Sunday 23rd September 2018

A warm welcome to Lee Mc Allister who is conducting the service today

 Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Trevor Williamson

Presbytery news sheets are now available on the porch table

 Bible studies: Rev Drew Abernethy will conduct 4 bible studies on the following dates in Greenbank hall at 8pm. The first one is this  Wednesday 26th September with other dates planned for Wednesday 24th October, Wednesday 28th November & Wednesday 12th December.  Everyone very welcome.

Kirk session meeting (Hillhead) scheduled for Thursday 4th October at 7.30pm.

Church Committee meeting (Hillhead)scheduled for Thursday 11th October at 8pm

Harvest Services at Hillhead on Sunday 7th October

 Morning all age service at 10.30am will be conducted by Patricia Jones

Evening Service at 7pm will be conducted by Rev Brian Browne (Raphoe & Ballindrait).  Praise will be led by The Methodist Choir.

 

Presbytery Education Awards

This scheme offers education grants to young people who are members of a Donegal congregation of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland to assist with expenses for First year secondary school education and third level education.  Application forms available Kathleen (Hillhead) or Barbara (Malin).  Closing date for receipt of completed applications is Wednesday 10th October.

Advance notices

Knowhead Harvest Flower Festival presents ‘Fair Waved the Golden Corn’ on Friday 19th October (12 noon to 7pm), Saturday 20th October (10am to 7pm) and Sunday 21st October (2-5pm).  Arrangement by Londonderry & District Floral Art Society.  Closing Praise service on Sunday 21st 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.

Knowhead Harvest tractor run on Saturday 20th October.  Registration at 10.30am.  €20 per tractor.  All vintage and modern tractors welcome. See leaflets on porch table for further details.

Fahan Presbyterian Church Cookery Demonstration with guest Chef Ian Orr.

Planned for 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.

Sunday Door   Collection
23rd September Mary   David C & Austin
30th September Jane   Ruth & Kathleen
7th October David   Harvest
14th October 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.  www.hillheadchurch.org

Announcements Sunday 16th Sept 2018

A warm welcome to Patricia Jones who is conducting the service today

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Lee Mc Allister

Presbytery news sheets are now available on the porch table

 Culture Night—Friday 21st September.

As part of Culture night Conhaltas Ceolteoiri Eireann (local Seamus Mac Giolla Bhride branch ) will hold a free concert of music and song in the church at Hillhead from 8—9.30pm.  Light refreshments will be served in the hall afterwards. Everyone welcome to come along.

 

The John Deere StoryGeorge Conn will give a talk on the history of John Deere at Fahan Presbyterian on Saturday 22nd September 2018 at 7.30pm.

Free event open to the community.

His talk will look at the life of John Deere from an historical, engineering, farming and Christian perspective

 

Concert in aid of Burt Presbyterian Church Hall renovation fund. Rev Jim Lamont invites his many friends throughout Donegal to an Evening of Music & Song in An Griainan Theatre, Letterkenny on Sat 22ndSeptember 2018 at 8pm.   Tickets costing €15 available from the Theatre Box Office Tel: 074 9120777.

Artistes include Eilidh Patterson, Kathy O’Hara, Stewart Buchanan, Hannah McCauley and Coleraine Community Choir

Bible studies: Rev Drew Abernethy will conduct 4 bible studies on the following dates in Greenbank hall at 8pm. Everyone very welcome.  Wednesday 26th September, Wednesday 24th October, Wednesday 28th November & Wednesday 12th December

Advance notices

 

Cookery Demonstration with guest Chef Ian Orr.

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

Neighbours and friends will be very welcome.

Fundraising event sponsored by Flogas in support of property fund.

 

 

 

Sunday Door   Collection
16th September Gordon   Lisa & Sharon
23rd September Mary   David C & Austin
30th September Jane   Ruth & Kathleen
7th October David   Harvest

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.  www.hillheadchurch.org

Announcements Sunday 9th September 2018

A warm welcome to Philip Leonard who is conducting the service today

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Patricia Jones

Bowling club AGM will take place on Tuesday 11th Sept at 8.30pm in the hall

Bible Study in Howard & Helen’s holiday cottage in Malin on Wendesday evening (12th Sept) at 8pm.  Everyone welcome

Advance Notice

 Culture Night—Friday 21st September.

As part of Culture night Conhaltas Ceolteoiri Eireann (local Seamus Mac Giolla Bhride branch ) will hold a free concert of music and song in the church at Hillhead from 8—9.30pm.  Light refreshments will be served in the hall afterwards. Everyone welcome to come along.

Concert in aid of Burt Presbyterian Church Hall renovation fund. Rev Jim Lamont invites his many friends throughout Donegal to an Evening of Music & Song in An Griainan Theatre, Letterkenny on Sat 22ndSeptember 2018 at 8pm.   Tickets costing €15 available from the Theatre Box Office Tel: 074 9120777.

Artistes include Eilidh Patterson, Kathy O’Hara, Stewart Buchanan, Hannah McCauley and Coleraine Community Choir

 

Sunday Door   Collection
9th September David   Heather & Dolly
16th September Gordon   Lisa & Sharon
23rd September Mary   David C & Austin
30th September Jane   Ruth &

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.  www.hillheadchurch.org