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Announcements Sunday 27th November 2022

Thank you to Rev Philip Leonard who is conducting the service today

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Philip Poots.

Youth Fellowship at Fahan,tonight @ 7:30pm:: All young people of secondary school age welcome for some fun and fellowship, heading to Fahan this week. If you need a lift please let some of the leaders know. [Please note change of time and venue].

Bible Study at the Manse, Wed 30th Nov @ 8pm – Time of prayer and reflection – we will probably have one more Bible Sunday after this, so this will be our penultimate meeting before Christmas. Tea/coffee and treats provided.

Christmas Coffee Morning at Fahan Presbyterian Church Hall next Saturday 3rd December from 11am to 1pm.  50% of proceeds to Children’s Health Foundation Crumlin Hospital.

Youth Ministry Conversation to be rescheduled. If you have been previously Garda vetted please let Philip know so that it can be updated asap.

Carols by Candlelight: Moville Presbyterian on next Sunday Evening 4th December at 7.30pm.

Good News ClubWednesday 6.30pm to 7.30pm each week at Greenbank Hall. All children of primary school age are most welcome. 

Run4Christ book launchRev Alastair Donaldson (CoI) recently ran from Malin head to Mizen and hasn’t written a book about his experiences. Book launch evening at the Open Door Bookshop, Letterkenny tomorrow Monday 28th Nov at 8pm

Maintenance of grounds envelopes are now on porch table.  Please return before end of December

World development Appeal envelopes also available on the porch table

Announcements Sunday 20th November 2022

Thank you to Rev Philip Poots who is conducting the service today

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Philip Leonard

Earl Haig Fund. You may place your donation to the Earl Haig fund in the box on the porch table today if you have not already done so.

Midweek Bible Study at Helen’s this Wednesday 23rd @ 7:45pm – Continuing to look through Isaiah, next chapter in the study guides.

Youth Fellowship at Fahan, next Sunday 27th Nov @ 7:30pm:: All young people of secondary school age welcome for some fun and fellowship, heading to Fahan this week. If you need a lift please let some of the leaders know. [Please note change of time and venue].

Cake Sale & Teas next Saturday 26th Nov at the Methodist Hall Moville from 2.30 to 5pm

Youth Ministry Conversation.. hoping to have this at the manse on Saturday 3rd December at 2pm** Please let Philip know if this date or time doesn’t suit.

Carols by Candlelight: Moville Presbyterian Evening 4th December at 7.30pm.

Good News ClubWednesday 6.30pm to 7.30pm each week at Greenbank Hall. All children of primary school age are most welcome. 

Run4Christ book launchRev Alastair Donaldson (CoI) recently ran from Malin head to Mizen and hasn’t written a book about his experiences. Book launch evening at the Open Door Bookshop, Letterkenny tomorrow Monday 28th Nov at 8pm

Maintenance of grounds envelopes are now on porch table.  Please return before end of December

Announcements Sunday 13th November 2022

Service today will be conducted by Rev Drew Abernethy and will include a short act of remembrance.  You may place your donation to the  Earl Haig fund today and the next couple of Sundays in the box on the porch table.

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Philip Poots

Presbytery Healing Service: Letterkenny Lecture Hall (below church) today@ 3:30pm

Youth Fellowship @ Moville Manse tonight  (Nov13th): All young people of secondary school age welcome for some fun and fellowship, 7-8:30pm. Going through the first chapter of the book “Believe”

Inishowen Methodist Churches  OPEN Afternoon  today (13th Nov)  from 3 to 5pm at the new Hall in Moville.  This will be an opportunity to come along and see the new hall. Light Refreshments will be served.

Bible Study at the Manse on Wed 16th Nov – New section of Mark, questions available at the back or directly from Philip.

Cake Sale & Teas on Saturday 26th Nov at the Methodist Hall Moville from 2.30 to 5pm

Youth Ministry Conversation to be rescheduled  If you have previously been Garda vetted please contact Philip so this can be updated asap.

Carols by Candlelight: Moville Presbyterian Evening 4th December (time tbc)

Good News ClubWednesday 6.30pm to 7.30pm each week at Greenbank Hall. All children of primary school age are most welcome. 

Run4Christ book launchRev Alastair Donaldson (CoI) recently ran from Malin head to Mizen and hasn’t written a book about his experiences. Book launch evening at the Open Door Bookshop, Letterkenny on Monday 28th Nov at 8pm

Announcements Sunday 6th November 2022

Thank you to Rev Philip Poots who is conducting our communion service today

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Drew Abernethy and will include a short act of remembrance.  You may place your donation to the  Earl Haig fund today and the next couple of Sundays in the box on the porch table.

Greenbank Presbyterian Church harvest service this evening (6th Nov) at 7.30pm. Speaker will be Rev Philip Poots and the praise will be led by Faughanvale Choir.  Supper served in the hall afterwards. Everyone very welcome.

At all the harvest services and throughout the month there will an opportunity to donate non-perishable food items for local food banks.  If you can donate anything that would be much appreciated!

Bible Study at Helen’s, Wednesday 9th Nov 7:45pm – Continuing to go through the book of Isaiah, everybody welcome!

Youth Fellowship @ Moville Manse 12th Nov: All kids of secondary school age welcome for some fun and fellowship, 7-8:30pm. Going through the first chapter of the book “Believe”

Inishowen Methodist Churches  OPEN Afternoon  next Sunday 13th Nov from 3 to 5pm at the new Hall in Moville.  This will be an opportunity to come along and see the new hall. Light Refreshments will be served.

Cake Sale & Teas on Saturday 26th Nov at the Methodist Hall Moville from 2.30 to 5pm

Youth Ministry Conversation to be rescheduled  If you have previously been Garda vetted please contact Philip so this can be updated asap.

Good News ClubWednesday 6.30pm to 7.30pm each week at Greenbank Hall. All children of primary school age are most welcome. 

Announcements Sunday 30th October 2022

Thank you to Philip Leonard who is conducting the service today.

Communion Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Philip Poots

Youth Fellowship @ Malin PC tonight (30th October): All young people of secondary school age welcome for some fun and fellowship, 7-8:30pm


Midweek Bible Study at the Manse this Wednesday 2nd November
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Back to going through Mark’s gospel, question sheets available at the back or directly from Philip. Everyone welcome from 7:30pm, aiming to start at 8pm, tea/coffee and treats provided.

Half-Term Holiday Bible Club will be led by the  Newmills team: Next Friday 4th November at Greenbank Hall from 6:45pm – 8:30pm (aiming to start at 7pm sharp) For all kids primary school age (4-11yrs) or anyone who attended HBC during the summer. Parents, Grandparents and minders welcome to stay also. Come along and enjoy singing, drama, bible story, activities, etc.  Refreshments served afterwards. Consent forms are on the porch table.

Half-term Club at Fahan Church  We are having a One-Day Bible Club over the half term break, for children aged 4-14 on Tuesday 1st November at 6:30-8pm. Fun Fun Fun……..And everyone is welcome!  Bible Stories, Games, Activities, Crafts.
Led in a kind, safe and fun manner we would love to see your children come along. It’s going to be really good!

Greenbank Presbyterian Church harvest service next Sunday evening (6th Nov) at 7.30pm. Speaker will be Rev Philip Poots and the praise will be led by Faughanvlae Choir.  Supper served in the hall afterwards. Everyone very welcome. At all the harvest services and throughout the month there will an opportunity to donate non-perishable food items for local food banks.  If you can donate anything that would be much appreciated!

Youth Ministry Conversation to be rescheduled  If you have previously been Garda vetted please contact Philip so this can be updated asap.

Good News ClubWednesday 6.30pm to 7.30pm each week at Greenbank Hall. All children of primary school age are most welcome. 

Announcements Sunday 23rd October 2022

Thank you to Rev Philip Poots who is conducting the service today.

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Philip Leonard

Good News ClubWednesday 6.30pm to 7.30pm each week at Greenbank Hall. All children of primary school age are most welcome. 

Bible Study at Helen’s, provisionally for this Friday @ 7:45pm – continuing to look through the book of Isaiah. Date changed due to Philip taking presbytery eldership training

Youth Ministry Conversation meeting  will be rescheduled in due course. Those who have been previously garda vetted please contact Philip in advance so we can re-vett asap.

Malin Presbyterian Church harvest service this evening (23rd October) at 7pm.  Refreshments after the service. At all the harvest services and throughout the month there will an opportunity to donate non-perishable food items for local food banks.  If you can donate anything that would be much appreciated!

Gensis Project:  Service in the old abandoned church at Straid Clonmany (St Columbas)  Today (23rd Octobe)r at 5.30pm.  ‘Alive’ will be an evening of worship, prayer, music & fellowship. Tea/coffee & food. All welcome.

Committee meeting:  Scheduled for this Thursday 27th October at 8pm

Youth Fellowship: No Youth Fellowship this evening due to Harvest Services. Next Youth Fellowship will be 30th October and hoping to be at Malin church hall for something different. Details to follow!  All young people of secondary school age very welcome.

Newmills Half-Term Visit: We are hoping to have the Newmills gang up for a Family Fun night again on Friday the 4th of November. More details over the next week or so, but it will more than likely be Greenbank Hall, 7pm.

Pre Communion Service at Moville on Friday 28th Oct @8pm.

IEB INISHOWEN MEETINGS – OCTOBER 2022
8pm each evening + Tea & coffee.

Tuesday 25th Municipal Golf Club, Buncrana. Speaker Rev. P. Poots.

Thursday 27th St Mary’s Community Hall, Muff. Speaker. John Mulhern.

Announcements Sunday 16th October 2022

Thank you to Rev Drew Abernethy who is conducting the service today.

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Philip Poots

Good News ClubWednesday 6.30pm to 7.30pm each week at Greenbank Hall. All children of primary school age are most welcome. 

Midweek Prayer Time and Study at the Manse this Wednesday 19th October.  Aim to start at 8pm, everyone welcome from 7:30pm. Tea/coffee and some treats provided!

Youth Ministry Conversation, meeting next Saturday 22nd October @ 3pm at Moville Manse: If you are interested in helping out with Youth Ministry in any way shape or form but particular with our primary school kids, please do come along to this. It’s a Saturday afternoon but it is hoped that actually might give people a little bit of freedom and they could give me some time to discuss a way ahead and get some preliminary work done for child protection. Those who have been previously garda vetted please contact me in advance so we can re-vett as advised by PCI

Moville Presbyterian Church Harvest Service this  evening (16th October) at 7.30pm and will be conducted by Rev Philip Poots.  Refreshments after the service.

Malin Presbyterian Church harvest service next Sunday evening (23rd October) at 7pm. At all the harvest services and throughout the month there will an opportunity to donate non-perishable food items for local food banks.  If you can donate anything that would be much appreciated!

Committee meeting. Preliminary date Thursday 27th October at 8pm

Gensis Project:  Service in the old abandoned church at Straid Clonmany (St Columbas) next Sunday 23rd October at 5.30pm.  ‘Alive’ will be an evening of worship, prayer, music & fellowship. Tea/coffee & food. All welcome.

Youth Fellowship: No Youth Fellowship this evening due to Harvest Services.

Next Youth Fellowship will be 30th October and hoping to be at Malin church hall for something different. Details to follow!

Newmills Half-Term Visit: We are hoping to have the Newmills gang up for a Family Fun night again on Friday the 4th of November. More details over the next week or so, but it will more than likely be Greenbank Hall, 7pm.

IEB INISHOWEN MEETINGS – OCTOBER 2022
8pm each evening + tea

Tuesday 18th Tul Na Ri, Carndonagh. Speaker. Ed Smyth.

Thursday 20th Community Centre, Greencastle. Speaker. James Mc Kean.

Tuesday 25th Municipal Golf Club, Buncrana. Speaker Rev. P. Poots.

Thursday 27th St Mary’s Community Hall, Muff. Speaker. John Mulhern.

Announcements Sunday 9th October 2022

A warm welcome and thank you to Stephen Kerr who is conducting the service today. Stephen is assistant minister in Bloomfield Presbyterian Church.

Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Drew Abernethy

Fahan Presbyterian Church Harvest thanksgiving Service this evening at 8pm followed by supper in the hall..   The opportunity has been taken this year to link our thanksgiving with answering one of the questions people around Ireland have been asking in an all Ireland survey ‘What’s the story’.  Speaker is Rev Philip Poots.

Bible Study at Helen Stewart’s on Wednesday evening. – Everyone is welcome from 7:45pm. Tea/coffee and some treats are provided as we continue to work through the book of Isaiah.

Good News ClubWednesday 6.30pm to 7.30pm each week at Greenbank Hall. All children of primary school age are most welcome. 

Joint Session Meeting: Next Thursday 13th October @ 8pm @Carndonagh Church.

Youth Ministry Conversation, preliminary date Saturday 22nd October @ 3pm at Moville Manse: If you are interested in helping out with Youth Ministry in any way shape or form but particular with our primary school kids, please do come along to this. It’s a Saturday afternoon but it is hoped that actually might give people a little bit of freedom and they could give me some time to discuss a way ahead and get some preliminary work done for child protection.

Moville Presbyterian Church Harvest Service next Sunday evening (16th October) at 7.30pm.  Refreshments after the service.  At all the harvest services and throughout the month there will an opportunity to donate non-perishable food items for local food banks.  If you can donate anything that would be much appreciated!

Newmills Half-Term Visit: We are hoping to have the Newmills gang up for a Family Fun night again on Friday the 4th of November. More details over the next week or so, but it will more than likely be Greenbank Hall, 7pm.

Bowling Club: Practice night on Fridays @8pm.  Matches on Tuesday nights.  All welcome,

Announcements Sunday 18th September

Thank you to Rev Philip Poots who is conducting the service today.

Service next Sunday will also be conducted by Andy Lamberton

Youth Fellowship:  .Tonight (18th)  @ 7pm at the Moville Manse for anyone of secondary school age and upwards

 Bible Study at Helen Stewarts this Tues 20th Sept @ 7:45pm – The Bible Study at Helen Stewart’s recommences on Tuesday 20th September (date will change to alternating Wednesdays from Moville Study afterward) Bayview House @ 7:45pm starting to look at the book of Isaiah.

Midweek Bible Study at the Manse this Wednesday 21st September – Everyone is welcome from 7:30pm, aiming to start ar 8pm. Tea/coffee and some treats are provided. We would love to see some new fresh faces joining us this year so please let me really encourage you to come along! Questions sheets will be available next Sunday.

Youth Ministry Conversation: Philip would really like to organise an evening or even an afternoon on a weekend to sit down and chat about youth ministry among the four congregations and to sort out child protection. If this is something you have been involved in, are interested in, and would like to be involved in will you please make yourself known to Philip ASAP. He has some people get back to him but would really like some more to make themselves known as we try to move forward with disciplining our young people.

Derry/Donegal Presbytery Education Grants – 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 education and third level education.  Application forms are now available.  Closing date is the 7th October.

Announcements Sunday 11th September 2022

Thank you to Rev Drew Abernethy who is conducting the service today.

Service next Sunday will also be conducted by Rev Philip Poots

This evening -Sunday 11th Sept – Philip’s first evening service as vacancy convener In Fahan PC @ 8pm, all welcome.

Bowling Club – Recommences this Tuesday 13th Sept @ 8pm. All welcome.

Youth Fellowship:  .Next Sunday 18th September at 7pm for anyone of secondary school age and upwards

 Bible Study at Helen Stewarts onTues 20th Sept @ 7:45pm – The Bible Study at Helen Stewart’s recommences on Tuesday 20th September (date will change to alternating Wednesdays from Moville Study afterward) Bayview House @ 7:45pm starting to look at the book of Isaiah.

Midweek Bible Study at the Manse Wednesday 21st September – Everyone is welcome from 7:30pm, aiming to start at 8pm. Tea/coffee and some treats are provided. We would love to see some new fresh faces joining us this year so please let me really encourage you to come along! Questions sheets will be available next Sunday.

Youth Ministry Conversation: Philip would really like to organise an evening or even an afternoon on a weekend to sit down and chat about youth ministry among the four congregations and to sort out child protection. If this is something you have been involved in, are interested in, and would like to be involved in will you please make yourself known to Philip ASAP. He has some people get back to him but would really like some more to make themselves known as we try to move forward with disciplining our young people.