Announcements Sunday 30th Dec 2018

A warm welcome to Sammy Wasson who is conducting the service this morning.

Communion Service next  Sunday will be conducted by Rev Drew Abernethy

Magazine subscriptions are now due.  Wider World (€6)—Julie and Presbyterian Herald (€12)—Carol

 Free will offering contributions up to and including last Sunday are available in the porch.  If you wish to add to your FWO please do so today at the latest.  Note that repair and United appeal envelopes are now due.

WITHIN. All ladies of all generations from age 15 are invited to WITHIN ladies breakfast which will be held in Izzy’s Cottage in Carndonagh next Friday January 4th  at 10am. There will be food, tea, coffee and fellowship followed by a short talk. Whether you are a great woman of faith or a woman of curiosity you will be most welcome to join us. For further information contact Zoe on 0871929033.

Thank You, God Bless, Zoe Stewart

Rev Alastair Rosborough is on sick leave.  Rev David Latimer (1st Derry) is providing cover for the four congregations.

Advance Notices

Ordination of Elders:  Sunday 13th January at 7pm in Hillhead

New year dinner in Strand Hotel on Friday 18th January at 7.30pm

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 Dec David   Lisa & Sharon
6th Jan Gordon   Communion Service
13th Jan Mary    
20th Jan 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 23rd Dec 2018

A warm welcome to Harold Kerr who is conducting the service this morning.

Service next  Sunday will be conducted by Sammy Wasson

Magazine subscriptions are now due.  Wider World (€6)—Julie and Presbyterian Herald (€12)—Carol

 Free will offering contributions up to and including last Sunday are available in the porch.  If you wish to add to your FWO please do so by Sunday 30th Dec at the latest.  Note that repair and United appeal envelopes are now due.

Christmas Day Service will be held in Malin Presbyterian Church this year at 10.30am

Rev Alastair Rosborough is on sick leave.  Rev David Latimer (1st Derry) is providing cover for the four congregations.

Presbytery News sheets are now available on the porch table

Advance Notices

Ordination of Elders:  Sunday 13th January at 7pm in Hillhead

New year dinner in Strand Hotel on Friday 18th January at 7.30pm

Sunday Door   Collection
23rd Dec Jane   Heather & Dolly
30th Dec David   Lisa & Sharon
6th Jan Gordon   Communion Service
13th Jan Mary    

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 December 2018

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

Service next  Sunday will be conducted by Harold Kerr

Thank you to all who are taking part in the service today.  To the musicians and readers thank you for your preparation and commitment.

Cottage Youth.  Will meet at Issy’s Cottage this evening and have Christmas Dinner. €5 towards 3 course Dinner.

Magazine subscriptions are now due.  Wider World (€6)—Julie and Presbyterian Herald (€12)—Carol

 Free will offering contributions up to and including last Sunday are available in the porch.  If you wish to add to your FWO please do so by Sunday 30th Dec at the latest.  Note that repair and United appeal envelopes are now due.

Christmas Day Service will be held in Malin Presbyterian Church this year at 10.30am

A night of Christmas songs & Carols with Crescendo Community Choir will be held in St Columba’s Church Drung on tomorrow evening 17th December at 7.30pm.  Everyone welcome to come along and enjoy the music.  Admission free.  Donations in aid of Kidney Dialysis welcome.

Rev Alastair Rosborough is on sick leave.  Rev David Latimer (1st Derry) is providing cover for the four congregations.

Presbytery News sheets are now available on the porch table

Advance Notices

Ordination of Elders:  Sunday 13th January at 7pm in Hillhead

New year dinner in Strand Hotel on Friday 18th January at 7.30pm

Sunday Door   Collection
16th Dec Mary All age Christmas Service Paul & Samuel
23rd Dec Jane Heather & Dolly
30th Dec David Lisa & Sharon
6th Jan Gordon Communion Service

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 Dec 2018

 A very warm welcome to Rev Stanley Irwin who is conducting the service this morning.

Christmas all age service next  Sunday 16th December at 10.30am will be conducted by Rev Drew Abernethy.

Carols by Candlelight in Moville Presbyterian Church tonight 9th December at 7.30pm. Mince pies & shortbread in the hall afterwards.

Bible study in Greenbank Hall for four churches led by Rev Drew Abernethy on Wednesday 12th December at 8pm.  Everyone very welcome.

 Cottage Youth.  Will meet at Issy’s Cottage next Sunday and have Christmas Dinner. €5 towards 3 course Dinner. Feel free to invite friends. Let the organisers know if you are going by Friday so as to order the food

The University of Ulster Choir  are holding a concert in the Sacred Heart Church in Carndonagh tomorrow evening (10th ) at 8pm.  Everyone welcome

Death of Suzi Sloan.  It is with deep regret that we learned this week of the untimely death of Suzi Sloan a dedicated member of the New Mills team. Suzi came to Inishowen every time with Rev Gordon Best and the team over the past 13 years to lead the Holiday Bible Club.  Our deepest sympathy to her family and the congregation at Newmills remember them in our prayers at this time.

A night of Christmas songs & Carols with Crescendo Community Choir will be held in St Columba’s Church Drung on Monday 17th December at 7.30pm.  Everyone welcome to come along and enjoy the music.  Admission free.  Donations in aid of Kidney Dialysis welcome.

Advance Notices

 Ordination of Elders:  Sunday 13th January at 7pm in Hillhead

New year dinner in Strand Hotel on Friday 18th January at 7.30pm

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
9th Dec Gordon   Carol & Julie
16th Dec Mary All age Christmas Service  
23rd Dec Jane   Heather & Dolly
30th Dec David    

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 2nd December 2018

A warm welcome to Rev Derek Mc Kelvey who is conducting the service this morning.

 Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Stanley Irwin

Bible Study on Wednesday evening at 8pm in Helen & Howard’s holiday cottage.

Bible study in Greenbank Hall for four churches led by Rev Drew Abernethy on Wednesday 12th December at 8pm.  Everyone very welcome.

Children’s Christmas party will be held in the hall (Hillhead) next Saturday 8th December at 4.30pm with Santa arriving at 6pm.

Carols by Candlelight in Moville Presbyterian Church next Sunday 9th  December at 7.30pm. Mince pies & shortbread in the hall afterwards.

Coffee Morning and Cake Sale in Fahan Presbyterian Church Hall next Saturday 8th December from 11am to 2pm. There is no charge for admission or tea. Box for donations at door. Tel UK mob. 078 1367 3874. Proceeds in aid of Church Funds.

Christmas all age service on Sunday 16th December at 10.30am will be conducted by Rev Drew Abernethy.

A night of Christmas songs & Carols with Crescendo Community Choir will be held in St Columba’s Church Drung on Monday 17th December at 7.30pm.  Everyone welcome to come along and enjoy the music.  Admission free.  Donations in aid of Kidney Dialysis welcome.

Sunday Door   Collection
2nd Dec David   Norman & David Mc K
9th Dec Gordon   Carol & Julie
16th Dec Mary All age Christmas Service Gordon & Kenneth
23rd Dec Jane   Heather & Dolly

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 25th Nov 2018

 A warm welcome to Rev Stanley Irwin who is conducting the service this morning.

 Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Derek Mc Kelvey

Word for today booklets are now available on the porch table. Please take one.

Bible Study in Greenbank Hall for four churches led by

Rev Drew Abernethy this Wednesday 28th November & also on Wednesday 12th December.  Everyone very welcome.  Both at 8pm

Inishowen Methodist Churches.  Advent messy church from 10.30am-12nooon in Moville Methodist hall on Saturday the 1st December .  €3 per family
All national school children and younger welcome – must be accompanied by adult

 

Coffee Morning and Cake Sale in Fahan Presbyterian Church Hall on Saturday 8th December from 11am to 2pm. There is no charge for admission or tea. Box for donations at door. Tel UK mob. 078 1367 3874. Proceeds in aid of Church Funds.

 

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
25th Nov Jane   David C & Austin
2nd Dec David   Norman & David Mc K
9th Dec Gordon   Carol & Julie
16th Dec Mary All age Christmas Service  

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 18th November 2018

A warm welcome to James Mc Kean who is conducting the service this morning.

 Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Stanley Irwin

Word for today booklets are now available on the porch table. Please take one.

Poppy Appeal.  If you were unable to contribute last Sunday if you can do so over the next couple of Sundays.

Mid week bible study in Howard & Helen’s cottage this wednesday at 8pm

Bible Study in Greenbank Hall for four churches led by

Rev Drew Abernethy  Next dates will be Wednesday 28th November & Wednesday 12th December.  Everyone very welcome.  All are at 8pm

Pyjama Movie Night in Donagh National School on Friday 23rd November @7pm

Film on the night is Elf.  All children of National School age & below are welcome to attend.   Cost is €4 per child or €10 per family

Tuck Shop will be available on the night.

Feel free to bring cushions & blanket

 

The family of the late Robert Mc Monagle wish to thank the members of the congregation for their help and support this week in particular to those who provided and served the tea in the hall after the funeral Service.  This was much appreciated.

Knowhead Presbyterian Christmas Fayre on Saturday 24th November. Free admission. Cakes & tray bakes. Face painting. Logs, turf, sticks. Potatoes & veg. Toys & craft stall. Christmas stall. Jams etc

 

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
18th Nov Mary Lisa & Sharon
25th Nov Jane David C & Austin
2nd Dec David Norman & David Mc K
9th Dec Gordon Carol & Julie

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