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It used to be that depression was a subject no one liked to talk about and the illness had such a stigma that no one felt able to acknowledge that they were struggling with it.
On Sunday evening at 6:30pm, we host our first ‘Get Connected’ Service of 2020 in the Downshire Centre. Frank Dillon, our Youth Pastor, will be talking about the Lord’s Prayer and how we can develop our prayer life.
This Sunday, our Rector, Bryan Follis, will be speaking from Psalm 77 on how God wants to help us in our time of need. This pastoral sermon is designed to be practical and helpful.

Congratulations to our winner Julie Smyth!  The answers to our quiz are attached here

Our Church has been closed for the rest of the day due to electricity outage and high winds.

Today we say goodbye to our Pastoral Associate Lynn McFarland.  Lynn will be leaving us to work for the Methodist Church in Belfast.  Her sparkling personality will be missed by both younger and older parishioners alike.

This Sunday,12 January, is our first Family Service of 2020!  We would love if you could join us for contemporary worship with children's praise songs. Frank our Youth Pastor will give a short talk on the importance of prayer.  All very welcome and why not invite someone who hasn't been before!  Tea, coffee and treats for the children in the hall afterwards.

As we begin 2020, is it just another year for you or do you want to make it a new year with a new beginning?

On Sunday evening at 6:30pm, we will be hosting our Carols by Candlelight Service.  All very welcome and please invite along a friend or neighbour!
On Sunday morning, our 10:30am Worship Service will be a bit different. Instead of the normal sermon, Bryan Follis will be interviewing 6 parishioners about their favourite Carols.