DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

# ALPHA @ FIRST BANGOR
Starts with a meal on
Monday 27 January at 7pm.
This is a ‘Taste & See’ introduction to the course with no need for further commitment. If you’ve never done Alpha, or know someone who would like to do it, why not come yourself or bring a friend. Invitations available in the Front Porch and Hub. Please contact David by emailing david@firstbangor or phone 07771785544 for catering purposes.

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH BANGOR
(Registered Charity in Northern Ireland NIC105217)

Sunday 12 January 2020

Our Mission – ‘Passion for Jesus and Compassion for People’

Community
Bible
Experience

Sunday 12 January
10.30am Morning Service
‘Passing on Faith’ – Rev David Stanfield
BIG TREE HOUSE is OPEN!

7.00pm – All welcome to meet for Prayer in the Hub

We welcome you if you are visiting with us today and would be delighted if you would sign the Visitors’ Book in the front porch and join us for Refreshments which are available in the Hub after the services.

FWO / BUILDING FUND ENVELOPES FOR 2020 – available to collect
in the front porch today. Please note your FWO no. may have changed.

PRESBYTERIAN WORLD DEVELOPMENT APPEAL 2019
All donations should be returned by Sunday 19th January

FLOWERS have been placed in the Sanctuary this week by
First Bangor Model Railway Club

Tuesday 14 January
CHATTABOX which is 1st Bangor’s Parent & Toddler Outreach Group, has re-commenced after the Christmas & New Year break. We meet every Tuesday from 10.15-11.45am in the McKinstry Wallace Hall. We are very pleased to report that over the last year CHATTABOX has contributed over £800 to various charities. Thank you so much to everyone involved from the Chattabox Team.

LUNCH CLUB meets at 1pm in the Wilson Hall
CONGREGATIONAL COMMITTEE meets at 8pm in the Meeting Place

BTC STUDY GROUP (Year 11-14) at Jo’s kitchen table from 7.30pm-9.30pm (See pic on back of announcements for more details)

Wednesday 15 January
OUTREACH COFFEE BAR & PRAYER MINISTRY 10am – 12 noon

Sunday 19 January
10.30am Morning Service – Rev David Stanfield
7.00pm – CBE in the Meeting Place

Christian Vision for Men

First Bangor Men’s Table Quiz

Monday 20 January 2020 Bangor Golf Club

7.30pm

Teams of 6 – 8 £5 per person

1st Prize
Night out at Kingspan Stadium for an Ulster Rugby match for the winning team

To book your place text: Spud – 07590 544924

(If you don’t have a team come ahead – we’ll find you one)
Other prizes available on the night. All proceeds raised on the night go to North Down Storehouse who do an invaluable work in fighting food poverty in our community.

NEXT COMMUNION SERVICE is Sunday 26 January at 10.30am

SIGN UP SHEETS for ALL EVENTS are located on the clipboards under the notice board in the HUB

BB & GB PANTO, ‘CINDERELLA’ TICKETS NOW ON SALE!
Thursday 23 January @ 7.00pm – Adults & Children £5.
Friday 24 & Saturday 25 January @ 7.00pm – £7 Adults, £5 Children.
All profits are going to support our Church’s Wider Youth Work Programmes and the GB’s School Project in Malawi.

VOLUNTEER USHERS for Funerals / Thanksgiving Services – We are currently updating our list of men/women who would be willing to greet people coming to our church / hand out order of services for these services. Please contact the Church Office if this is something you would like to be involved in.

SUNDAY COFFEE BAR ROTA now available for April – June. Please add your name to the list on the Coffee Bar in the Hub.

Ushers For January
Side Doors: Matt Lynch Front Porches: Anne Beggs & Wilnor Swann
Gallery: Hazel Monaghan & Stephen Young