THE HUB – We are open for tea/coffee on Mondays and Fridays from 10 am to 12 noon. Look forward to seeing you for some coffee and a chat!
Friday 2: CELTIC PSALMS – 10 year Anniversary Concert & Launch of Celtic Pilgrims CIC in the Black Box, Belfast at 7.30 pm. For more info, please pick up a flyer from the Hub.
Saturday 3: REGENT RAMBLERS – We meet this morning at 10.15 am in the Main Car Park, Comber to head to Castlewellan Forest Park.
Sunday 4: SUNDAY HUB: 10.15 am – We are open for tea/coffee before church each Sunday morning and are looking for volunteers to man the Hub. This is a time to connect and catch up with each other. If you feel you would like to help in this way, please sign your name on the rota in the Hub.
MORNING WORSHIP at 11.00am.
SUNDAY SCHOOL – meet this morning in the Scrabo Room.
QUEST – meet this morning in the Hub.
Monday 5: NEWTOWNARDS HEARING AID USER SUPPORT SERVICE – meet this morning in Regent Street Presbyterian Church, 10 am – 12 noon. We can provide new batteries, cleaning and re-tubing of ear moulds for NHS hearing aids.
Monday 5: PRAYER SPACE – we meet for prayer from 12.30 pm to 1 pm. All welcome.
Monday 5: BADMINTON CLUB this evening at 8 pm in the Main Hall. Everyone welcome.
Friday 9: FIRST FRIENDS meet this morning at 10.30 am in the Main Hall. All pre-schoolers and their carers are welcome. Come along and enjoy the fun!
Friday 9: CONNECTED – this will be our last Connected of this term. Connected is a Youth Group open to anyone in Year 8 to Year 14. If you are starting Year 8 in September please join us. Come along for friendship, chat and a little Friday madness from 8.00pm to 9.30pm. Suzanne & Louise.
Wednesday 14: TOWN-WIDE PRAYER GATHERING – in the Queens Hall, Newtownards at 7.30pm this evening. You will all be well aware of the violence and threat of violence that is continuing in our town and the impact this has on many. We believe it is really important to call people to pray for our people, our town and for peace, especially as we approach a season when tensions can sometimes run even higher than they might normally be. The prayer gathering will last for approx.1 hour Yours, Mark Houston, The Link Family & Community Centre.
Thursday 15: THURSDAY CLUB meet at 12 noon in the Scrabo Room. We are having an ‘Afternoon Tea’ lunch. This is our final meet up before the summer break. Everyone welcome.
Sunday 18: CHILDREN’S & YOUNG PEOPLE’S DAY at 11 am. Our theme is ‘The Bible & Me’. Please come along and support our young people.
Sunday 25: HOLIDAY BIBLE CLUB LUNCH – We would love you to join us for lunch after the Sunday service. Soup and rolls will be served by the leaders and young people. All donations will go towards the Holiday Bible Club week.
WANTED: The Holiday Bible Club Team are looking for: –
- Large cardboard boxes
- Hard hats
- Hi viz vests
- Traffic cones
- Traffic lights
- Brick wallpaper
- And any other construction themed props suitable for our ‘Construction Camp’ in August. If you can help, or have any contacts who might be able to help, please let us know. Thank you.
HOLIDAY BIBLE CLUB REGISTRATION – This year’s Holiday Bible Club, ‘Construction Camp’, will run from 7th – 11th August in Victoria Primary School followed by a service in church on Sunday 13th August. Registration is now open for all children and young people who will be going into Primary 1 up to Year 10 in September 2023. To register just scan the QR code below:
UCB WORD FOR TODAY BIBLE NOTES – the summer (May/June/July) 2023 edition of these notes are now available in the Hub.
BROWN MONEY APPEAL – Thank you to everyone who has contributed to this appeal so far. We continue to encourage you to throw in your coppers and loose change as all money this year will be going to support the NSPCC.
FLOWER ROTA – If you wish to be included on this rota, please contact Louise McConnell (07856660990).
FOOD BANK – Thank you to all who have donated a variety of food stuffs for our local food bank. Please continue to leave your donations in the Hub.
CAP (Christians against poverty) DEBT HELP – Lifting the weight of debt. Free debt advice and personal support in Ards, Comber and the Ards Peninsula. Book your free appointment 0800 328 0006, capdebthelp.org. This is in partnership with the Link Family Centre/Ards Area Churches.
FINANCIAL REPORT 2022 – If you would like a copy of the church’s Financial Report 2022, please contact the church office.
BANGOR WORLDWIDE MISSIONARY CONVENTION: ‘ARISE SHINE’ – This will take place in Hamilton Road Presbyterian Church from 18 – 27 August 2023. Please pick up a flyer from the Hub for more info on speakers, and events.
CHURCH OFFICE – Closed from Monday 5 June until Friday 17 June.
Monday & Thursday 9am – 2.30 pm, Tuesday & Friday: 9 am – 1.30 pm this week.
However, you can still contact us by phone or email. Please leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Telephone: 028 91 822416