DATE FOR YOUR DIARY

CASTLEWELLAN CHURCH FAMILY WEEKEND 12-14 June 2020
Due to the new online booking service introduced by NIdirect for caravans and tents, we are no longer able to make block bookings as we have done in previous years. Individuals who intend to use tents and caravans at Castlewellan this year will have to make their own booking (including deposit) by online service as soon as possible. Please inform the Church Office when you have completed your booking.

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

Sunday 2 February 2020

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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

Community
Bible
Experience

Sunday 2 February
10.30am Morning Service
Moses encounters God – Rev David Stanfield
5.30pm – 7pm YOUTH ALPHA in the Basement
7.00pm – CBE in the Meeting Place

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 morning service.

This week’s OFFICE HOURS
The office will be open Monday – Thursday from 9am – 2pm
If you require a Minister urgently outside these hours please telephone
Rev David Stanfield on 07771785544

MERIEL PINKERTON will be on Annual Leave from 8th February for 2 weeks. Any requests for Pastoral support / updates should be referred to Janice in the Church Office 02891270580 or directly to Rev David Stanfield 07771785544

REMINDER TO BIG TREE HOUSE PARENTS – It is important that your child is collected as soon as the morning service and BTH is finished. Leaders of sections are not responsible for your child during the coffee time after the service. For health and safety, please ensure your child is supervised at all times.

This week’s FLOWERS have been placed in the Church by ‘Presbyterian Women’

Monday 3 February

# ALPHA @ FIRST BANGOR
7.30 – 9.00pm in the Prayer Room
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

Tuesday 4 February
COMMUNITY CHOIR at 7pm in the HUB

Wednesday 5 February
OUTREACH COFFEE BAR & PRAYER MINISTRY 10am – 12 noon

Saturday 8 February
KIRK SESSION STRATEGY DAY – meet in the Session Room from 10am – 3pm. Please remember to confirm your attendance with Susan re. Catering.

PCI CHILDREN’S MINISTRY EVENT – ‘THE CHURCH AND BOYS’
Come along to hear from Nick Harding as he spells out the problem and encourages us to see this challenge in missional terms. 10am-12.30pm, Assembly Building Belfast. If you would like to go you need to book your place – email jo@firstbangor.org

Sunday 9 February
10.30am Morning Service
‘The purpose of the law’ – Rev David Stanfield
5.30pm – 7pm YOUTH ALPHA in the Basement
7.00pm – CBE in the Meeting Place

Tuesday 11 February
CONGREGATIONAL COMMITTEE meets at 8pm

FEBRUARY Rehearsals 4th & 28th
7pm to 8.30pm in The Hub

SUNDAY COFFEE BAR – Thank you to all who are volunteering over the next few months. Help needed on Sunday 16th February (2 more people).
ROTA now available for April – June. Please add your name to the list on the Coffee Bar in the Hub. Organisations and Groups are encouraged to take a turn.

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 / add your details to list in Hub if this is something you would like to be involved in.

Ushers For February
Side Doors: ​Neill Hodgins
Front Porches: ​Irene Armstrong & Valerie Miskimmon
Gallery: ​William Morrow & Brian Sloan