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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

Announcements Sunday 11th Nov 2018

A warm welcome to Rev Paul Linkens who is conducting the service this morning.

Service next Sunday will be conducted by James Mc Kean

Poppy Appeal.  There will be a retiring offering today and over the next few Sunday’s in aid of the poppy appeal.

An All Age Worship Night is being held in the Hillhead Hall, Carndonagh tonight  at 7pm. Everyone Welcome to come along for an evening of Worship, Fellowship, sharing and of course tea/coffee!!!”

Bible Studies in Greenbank Hall for four churches led by

Roy Porter  The final bible study in the series is scheduled for this Wednesday 14th Nov.

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

 These Are My Mountains” presented by Robin Moran relating to his hillwalking experiences in Donegal & Scotland (complemented by stunning photographs) next Friday 16th November 2018 at 7.30pm in Fahan Presbyterian Church Hall. Neighbours and friends very welcome at this fundraising evening for Property Funds.

Pay at door €10 or £10. Supper served at mid way break.

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

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
11th Nov Gordon   Heather & Dolly
18th Nov Mary   Lisa & Sharon
25th Nov Jane   David C & Austin
2nd 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 4th Nov 2018

Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper.  A warm welcome to Rev Stanley Irwin who is conducting the service this morning.

 Service next Sunday will be conducted by Philip Leonard and will include an act of remembrance.

Poppy Appeal.  There will be a retiring offering today and over the next few Sunday’s in aid of the poppy appeal.

Greenbank Harvest Service will be held tonight at 7.30pm conducted by Rev. Alastair Rosborough.  Music by Donegal Presbytery choir followed by supper in the hall afterwards.  All welcome.

Committee Meeting scheduled for this Thursday (8th Nov) at 8pm.

An All Age Worship Night is being held in the Hillhead Hall, Carndonagh next Sunday 11th November at 7pm. Everyone Welcome to come along for an evening of Worship, Fellowship, sharing and of course tea/coffee!!!”

Bible Studies in Greenbank Hall for four churches led by

Roy Porter  The final bible study in the series is scheduled for Wednesday 14th Nov.

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

Ordination of Elders. A commission of Presbytery met with the session on Tuesday evening with Mark & Gordon conferred as elders of Hillhead.  The proposed date of ordination is Sunday 13th January 2019 at 7pm

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Advance Notice.  These Are My Mountains” presented by Robin Moran relating to his hillwalking experiences in Donegal & Scotland (complemented by stunning photographs)on Friday 16th November 2018 at 7.30pm in Fahan Presbyterian Church Hall. Neighbours and friends very welcome at this fundraising evening for Property Funds.

Pay at door €10 or £10. Supper served at mid way break.

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
4th November David Communion
11th Nov Gordon Heather & Dolly
18th Nov Mary Lisa & Sharon
25th Nov 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 28th December 2018

A warm welcome to Lee Mc Allister who is conducting the service this morning.

 Communion Service next Sunday will be conducted by Rev Stanley Irwin

Bible Studies in Greenbank Hall for four churches led by

Roy Porter  The next in the series is scheduled for this Wednesday 31st October with the final one on  Wednesday 14th Nov.

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

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 for this appeal.

Social – Thank you to all who came along to support and help out with the social on Friday night.

Malin Presbyterian Church Harvest Service tonight 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.

Greenbank Harvest Service will be held next Sunday 4th Nov at 7.30pm conducted by Rev. Alastair Rosborough.  Music by Donegal Presbytery choir followed by supper in the hall afterwards.

Badminton AGM: Tomorrow night at 9pm

 

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
28th October Jane   Gordon & Kenneth
4th November David   Communion
11th Nov Gordon    
18th Nov 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 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

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