FIRST AID EVENING
Thursday 28 November at 7.30pm in the Meeting Place with Dr. Olwyn Hilliard.
One designated person from each organisation should plan to attend. Names to be supplied to the Church Office.

SOUL SPACE AT ADVENT – Monday 2 December 8-9.30pm in the Prayer Room. A time to REFLECT – REFOCUS – RENEW. More details to follow.

INVOLVED WITH YOUTH OR CHILDREN’S MINISTRY?
If so you are invited to Tom’s in Bangor for Christmas dinner on Thursday 19th December @ 7.30pm. 2 courses £20.95. Please see Jo for more details. If booked already, please pay Jo £10 deposit with your menu choice ASAP.

CHRISTIAN AID – The Autumn/Winter magazine is now available in the Hub and porches for you to read. Please feel free to take a copy and find out how Christian Aid is transforming lives by helping mothers escape from the worst job ever – scavenging rubbish dumps in India; also how former street children in Angola have been housed and attend school. Read about climate change activity and other interesting articles from all over Ireland.

TEARFUND – The Autumn edition of the Teartimes & Prayer booklet is in the porches & The Hub. These are for anyone to pick up.

LOST PROPERTY – Have you or your children arrived home without something? Various items from clothing to water bottles have been found.
Please check table in Hub after the service today.

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

Sunday 27 October 2019

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

Sunday 27 October
10.30am Morning Service – Meriel Pinkerton
‘Blessed are the meek’

7pm Evening Service in the Meeting Place
Colin Neill (Waringstown)

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.

A BIG THANK YOU to JO and her TEAM for organising the LIGHT PARTY!

This week’s FLOWERS have been provided by Boys’ Brigade (Founder’s Day)

BLYTHSWOOD SHOEBOX APPEAL
Filled Shoeboxes/ donations for transport should left in the Church Office before Friday 1st November – Your box will go to folk in E European communities where they are the ‘least the lost and the most vulnerable’. DON’T FORGET TO USE STRONG ELASTIC BANDS

Meriel Pinkerton will be on annual leave from 28.10.19 – 11.11.19 inclusively.

Wednesday 30 October
OUTREACH COFFEE BAR 10am-12noon
PRAYER MINISTRY will be available in the Church from 10am – 12noon.

Thursday 31 October
DORCAS meets in the Hub from 10.30am – 12 noon

Saturday 2nd November
DORCAS CRAFT & GIFT FAIR
If you can help provide cakes, buns, bread or traybakes for selling at the fair, and for serving at lunch / coffee bar, please contact Unagh McCullough or Irene Armstrong
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DNA MEN’S CONFERENCE 2019 ‘STAND’ (9am – 6pm)
Venue: Carnmoney Church, Glengormley
Speakers: Mike Altstiel (Cavetime), Spud Murphy (CVM), Andy Masters (Lagan Valley Vineyard)
Tickets £25 per person. Includes all food, tea & coffee. Rugby World Cup Final showing! Please indicate interest on sign-up sheet in the Hub.

Sunday 3 November
10.30am Communion Service
‘Blessed are the merciful’
Rev Mairisíne Stanfield

3pm Afternoon Communion

7pm Worship Night
in the Meeting Place

PATHFINDERS – “Exploring More Together”
Pathfinders invites all MEN to join us in a guided tour of ‘Belfast Cathedral’ on Friday 15th November 2019. If you would be interested in this event, please add your name to the sign-up sheet on the Hub coffee bar counter, where further details can be found.

BTC JUNIORS outing to see
PETER PAN
@ The Lyric Theatre.
Saturday 30 November
Cost £5. Meet at Church at 2.45pm.
Return to Church 6.30pm.
You must book a place by emailing jo@firstbangor.org & paying Jo in advance. Limited places.

CHRISTMAS CRACKER – Saturday 14 December 10.30am – 2.30pm
P1 – P7 welcome. £5 per child includes snacks & lunch.
Registration Forms available today in the Hub. Please return to Church Office. Limited spaces available.