DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH BANGOR
(Registered Charity in Northern Ireland NIC105217)
Sunday 1 March 2020
Our Mission – ‘Passion for Jesus and Compassion for People’
Sunday 1 March
10.30am Morning Service
‘What Ruth teaches us about life and love’ – Rev Mairisíne 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 invite you to join us for refreshments, available in the Hub after morning worship
(Donations to Tearfund & Christian Aid)
This week’s OFFICE HOURS
The office will be open Monday – Tuesday from 9am – 2pm
& Wednesday – Friday 8.30am – 4pm
Mairisíne & David will be travelling to Manchester tomorrow to meet their new granddaughter. Rev. Dr. Donald Watts will be covering any ministerial requirements during this week. Please contact the Church office if you urgently require a minister 02891270580
This week’s FLOWERS have been placed in the Sanctuary by
Irene Cherry in memory of her husband John
COMMUNITY BIBLE EXPERIENCE
See the display in the Hub and feel free to lift the summaries of the books covered from porch or the information point in the Hub.
If you would like a previous copy please contact Janice in the Church Office.
Tuesday 3 March
COMMUNITY CHOIR meets at 7pm
Wednesday 4 March
OUTREACH COFFEE BAR & PRAYER MINISTRY 10am – 12 noon
Thursday 5 March
DORCAS meets in the Hub from 10.30am – 12noon. All welcome.
Friday 6 March
WORLD DAY OF PRAYER
‘Rise, take your mat and walk’
The World Day of Prayer has been prepared by the Women of Zimbabwe and will be held in Queen’s Parade Methodist Church.
Tea/Coffee will be served from 10am and the Service will begin at 11am.
Glenlola Choir will be singing during the Service. All welcome.
Sunday 8 March
10.30am Morning Service – Meriel Pinkerton
‘David – the Worshiper’
7.00pm – CBE in the Meeting Place (David will be leading as usual)
Tuesday 10 March – KIRK SESSION meets at 7.30pm
Sunday 15 March – Evening PRAISE & PRAYER with COMMUNION at 7pm
SUNDAY HUB COFFEE – Your donations go to TEARFUND & CHRISTIAN AID.
At the end of MARCH we will have completed our Tearfund Connected Church commitment of £15,000. So far we have given £14,700 so we need to raise the final £300 to fulfil this commitment.
A service of Celebration & Thanksgiving for our Connected Church Project will be held on Sunday 29th March at 10.30am when the Director of Tearfund N.I. Ruth Koch will be with us. This will be a final opportunity to raise the £300. Please bring your donation that morning in an envelope marked ‘Connected Church’
Enjoy your coffee – BRING HOPE & TRANSFORMATION
SUNDAY COFFEE BAR – 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.
Welcome Team for March
Side Doors: Matt Lynch
Front Porches: Jim Wallace & Len Ball
Gallery: Owen & Joy Hare & John Gainsford
BEREAVEMENT: Mrs Patricia Raife – 23 Glenview Manor (22.02.2020)