Announcements Sunday 25 October 2021
Friday 22: CONNECTED meet this evening at 8.00 pm in the Strangford Room. Connected is for all young people from year 8 to year 11. We are carving pumpkins tonight, so come along and enjoy the fun. All inquiries to Suzanne Selby
Sunday 24: PRAYER GATHERING – Meets this morning in the Scrabo Room from 10.30 am to 10.50 am. Everyone welcome.
MORNING WORSHIP – will be led by the Rev Dr Roy Patton at 11 am.
SUNDAY SCHOOL – Children will sit with their families and leave for Sunday School following the Children’s Address & Praise. Please contact the church office to register your attendance at the service.
QUEST (Bible Class) – Following the Children’s address, the young people from year 8 to year 11 will leave for the hub.
Monday 25: PRAYER SPACE – We meet for prayer this afternoon from 12.30 pm to 1 pm in the Scrabo Room. This time of prayer is open to everyone and we would encourage you to come along and join with us.
Wednesday 27: CHOIR – We meet this evening at 7 pm in the sanctuary.
Thursday 28: THURSDAY CLUB – Meeting at 10.30 am in the main hall.
FOOD BANK – Thank you to all who have donated a variety of food stuffs for our local food bank. The next collection will be on Tuesday 26 October from 11 a.m. – 12 noon in the Church car park.
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD (Samaritans Purse Appeal) – A big thank you to everyone who has donated or contributed so far to our Samaritans Purse Appeal. If you haven’t yet, don’t worry, you’ve still got a couple more weeks. We are currently looking for donations of the following:
Toys – all ages
If you have any queries or need items collected from your house, please call Louise on 07856 660990 or contact the church office. Last date to leave items into the church is Friday 5th November.
NEWTOWNARDS HEARING AID USER SUPPORT SERVICE – Our next session is in Regent Street Presbyterian Church on Monday 1 November from 10 am to 12 noon. This is a socially distanced drop off and pick up service. Hearing aids must be placed in a labelled envelope with name and contact details. They will be collected at the rear entrance of the church and brought inside for maintenance. Users can wait in their car or return later to collect hearing aids. We can provide new batteries, cleaning and re-tubing of ear moulds for NHS hearing aids. This service will continue on the first Monday of every month.
SCOUT GROUP meets as follows;
Scouts – Friday 7.30pm – 9.00pm
Cubs – Monday 6.30pm to 8.00pm
Beavers – Monday 6.30pm to 8.00pm
Squirrels – Wednesday 6.30pm to 8.00pm
THE SCOUT GROUP – The Scout Group are looking for new leaders/helpers for all sections. If you are interested in finding out more, please contact Alan Poots on 07711225934.
GUIDES – All sections meet on a Tuesday evening at the usual times. This Tuesday, 26 October we are off for half term. We will resume the following Tuesday, 2 November at our regular times in the church halls.
CHURCH ATTENDANCE – We are open up for worship with all the necessary precautions and restrictions still in place. If you would like to attend the worship service, please call the office to leave your name and telephone number or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org We continue to livestream our services each Sunday morning.
VOLUNTEERS – We are continuing to appeal for volunteers to help with the Easy Worship/Live Streaming on Sunday mornings. No experience required as training will be given and you will only be required to operate on a rota system.
GREGSTOWN CARPARK – For your information. This car park will is now a pay and display car park 7 days a week.
Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 9 am – 1.00 pm.
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