Church Family News March 2019

Services and Events

Holy Communion Sunday, 3rd March, 11.30am, all welcome.  

Ignite Youth Group meeting Friday 1st and Friday 15th March, 7.30pm at the church.  

Sunday 10th February, we welcome Very Rev Trevor Morrow, to lead the service with Helen.

World Day of Prayer Service, Friday 8th March, 7.30pm.  All welcome for a time of sharing and prayer.  Sybilla and other church members are organising this time of service and prayer, please speak to them for more details or to get involved.

Church Council Meeting, Thursday 14th March, 7.30pm at the church.

Sunday 17th March, St. Patrick’s Day Celebration, Faith on the Move!  Come and join us for a family service of worship, 3pm.  

Sunday 31st March, we welcome Mr. Theo Bolaji Douglas (Lay Preacher Presbyterian Church in Ireland) to lead the service.

Sunday 31st March, Student gathering after the service.

Church Council Election in March.  Nominations will take place of suitable candidates on Sunday 3rd and Sunday 10th March.  Voting slips will then be allocated, voting forms can be returned on Sunday 24th and Sunday 31st March.

More Church News to follow during the month.

 

St Patrick’s Day Service, Sunday 17th March 2019 at 3pm, see you there!

Kids Club: Treasure Hunters

Church Family News for July 2018

Church Family News for July 2018

Love Your Neighbour Month in July at the church.  Reach out to others, with Eyre Square Summer Care before the service, also by calling to your neighbours where you live and saying hi, by praying for those around you etc.  Little acts and lots of love!

Holy Communion Service, Sunday 1st July, all welcome.

Clean up Morning on Saturday 7th July, 10am – 12 midday, come along and help tidy the church, inside and at the back and fix things.  Thank you to Nicholas for organising this.

Treasure Hunters Kid’s Club, Tuesday 24th – Saturday 28th July, 10am- 12 midday, for all primary school children.  If you would like to help or take part as a leader or helper please speak to Vicky.

Wednesday 18th July, Council Meeting at the manse, 7pm – 9pm.

General

Praise Group meets for practice every Saturday from 5pm – 6pm at the church, all are welcome. Please speak to Eunice for more details.

Prayer Time for the persecuted church (Church in Chains Galway) happens the first and third Friday of the month, 8pm – 10 pm. Please speak to Ajoy or Chitra for more information.

Children are welcome to attend Sunday school after the Offering.

Parents of young children (under 3’s) are welcome to use the small side room during the service, where there are toys and where one can hear the service through the sound system. Parents/ guardians must supervise their child/ children in the room at all times, also during the tea/ coffee time. All parents/ guardians must fill out a consent form if their child is going to Sunday School.

There are parking vouchers on the announcement board. If attending the church, please take one and put it on your dashboard if parking in an on- street car parking space near the church (Harbour Car Parking spaces only) and you will not need to pay for a parking ticket while at church on Sunday morning. (Only park in designated car parking spaces or your car may be clamped!)

 

Church Family News for June 2018

Church Family News for June 2018

Holy Communion Service, Sunday 3rd June, all welcome.

Ignite Youth Group Summer Break Gathering, 7pm, Friday 1st June, meeting in Salthill.  Leaders Meeting on Friday  22nd June at the manse 5pm- 7pm.

Treasure Hunters Kid’s Club, Tuesday 24th – Saturday 28th July, enrolment to begin soon for all primary school children.  If you would like to help or take part as a leader or helper please speak to Vicky.  Leaders and helpers are invited to meet on Saturday 2nd June from 4pm – 5pm at the church.

Special Council Meeting to discuss the Consultation review on Wednesday 13th June, 7.30pm at the church.

Praise group gathering, Saturday 16th June, 2.30pm – 4.30pm.  Venue to be confirmed.

General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland, Belfast, Monday 4th – Friday 8th June.  Rev Helen and John Hong to represent our church at these meetings.

Conference of the Methodist Church in Ireland, Derry/ Londonderry, Wednesday 13th – Sunday 17th June.  Silvia Dube to represent our church at these meetings.

Church Lunch, Sunday 24th June, after the Service, please bring food/ drinks to share.

Local Gathering Groups

  • City Centre  – Wednesday 20th June, 7.30pm, meeting at the church.
  • Clarinbridge/ Gort, Wednesday 27th June, 7.30pm, at Maeve’s house.
  • Knocknacarra, Thursday 28th June, 7.30pm at Jeanette and Vincent’s house.
  • Ballybane/ Doughiska Local Gathering Group starting this Summer, details to follow.

General

Praise Group meets for practice every Saturday from 5pm – 6pm at the church, all are welcome. Please speak to Eunice for more details.

Prayer Time for the persecuted church (Church in Chains Galway) happens the first and third Friday of the month, 8pm – 10 pm. Please speak to Ajoy or Chitra for more information.

Children are welcome to attend Sunday school after the Offering.

Parents of young children (under 3’s) are welcome to use the small side room during the service, where there are toys and where one can hear the service through the sound system. Parents/ guardians must supervise their child/ children in the room at all times, also during the tea/ coffee time. All parents/ guardians must fill out a consent form if their child is going to Sunday School.

There are parking vouchers on the announcement board. If attending the church, please take one and put it on your dashboard if parking in an on- street car parking space near the church (Harbour Car Parking spaces only) and you will not need to pay for a parking ticket while at church on Sunday morning. (Only park in designated car parking spaces or your car may be clamped!)

Christian Aid Cake and Coffee Morning

Church Family News for May 2018

Church Family News for May 2018

Holy Communion Service​, Sunday 6th May, all welcome.

Sunday School Teachers and Helpers meeting​ on Sunday 6th May after the service.

Ignite Youth Group​, meeting on Friday 4th and Friday 18th May, 7.30pm at the church. Leaders planning meeting on Friday 4th May at 6pm.

Christian Aid Fundraising Day,​ Coffee and Cake Morning, Crafts and Music workshop, Saturday 12th May, 11am- 3pm. More details to follow. If you would like to help at it or can bring something for it, please speak to Maeve.

Church AGM​ after the Service on Sunday 13th May, all welcome.

This Summer we will run a ​Kid’s Holiday Bible Club​ at the church. If you would like to be involved please speak to Vicky.

Presbytery Event- ‘Engaging with the issues in light of the Referendum​’, Worship Time, Biblical Reflection and Q&A Discussion, Sunday 6th May at 7pm at Lucan Presbyterian Church. All Welcome.

Knocknacarra (With Shantalla/ Salthill) Home Group​ meeting on Wednesday 16th May at 7.30pm, at Vincent and Jeanette’s house.

Sunday 20th May, we welcome ​Mrs Josephine Masawi​, Lay Preacher Methodist Church in Ireland.

Church Council ​Meeting, Wednesday 9th May, 7.30pm at the church. Further details of events and services this month to follow.

General

Praise Group​ meets for practice every Saturday from 5pm – 6pm at the church, all are welcome. Please speak to Eunice for more details.

Prayer Time ​for the persecuted church (Church in Chains Galway) happens the first and third Friday of the month, 8pm – 10 pm. Please speak to Ajoy or Chitra for more information.

Children are welcome to attend ​Sunday school​ after the Offering.

Parents of young children (under 3’s) are welcome to use the small side room during the service, where there are toys and where one can hear the service through the sound system. Parents/ guardians must supervise their child/ children in the room at all times, also during the tea/ coffee time. ​All parents/ guardians must fill out a consent form if their child is going to Sunday School.

There are ​parking vouchers​ on the announcement board. If attending the church, please take one and put it on your dashboard if parking in an on- street car parking space near the church and you will not need to pay for a parking ticket while at church on Sunday morning. (Only park in designated car parking spaces or your car may be clamped!)

Church Family News for April 2018

Services and Events

Holy Communion Easter Day Service , Sunday 1st April, all welcome.

Sunday 8th April, we welcome the Methodist Lay Preacher Mr. Chris Forsyth.

Local Group Gatherings for Knocknacarra, Wednesday 11th April, at Jeanette and Vincent’s, 7.30pm. For Clarinbridge area, Wednesday 25th April, at Maeve’s house, 7.30pm.

Ignite Youth Group Big Weekend – 13th – 15th April. Please contact Ruth if have any queries. Ignite Youth Group, Friday 20th April, 7.30pm.

Sunday 15th April , we welcome Presbyterian Lay Preacher, Mr. Theo Bolaji.

Church Council Planning Meeting, Wednesday 18th April, 7.30pm at the church.

Praise Group meets for practice every Saturday from 5pm – 6pm at the church,

Prayer Time for the persecuted church (Church in Chains Galway) happens the first and third Friday of the month, 8pm – 10 pm. Please speak to Ajoy or Chitra for more information.

Christmas Announcements

Church trip to Inisbofin

Here some pictures of the recent Chruch trip to Inisbofin.

 

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