Announcements 15th February 2015

Sunday Services

Sunday 15th February 

11.00am Morning Worship Series: Journey Like Jesus Sermon: Taking Jesus at His word. Scripture: John 4 v 43-54 Rev David Brice

7.00pm Evening Worship Rev David Brice


Discipleship Events

Mid-week BIBLE STUDY: Wednesday 18th February at 7.30pm in the Burney Room. Motivating God’s People – Titus 3 Rev George Moore


Leadership Events

Kirk Session Meeting Tuesday 17th February at 7.30pm in the Burney Room. (Agenda available in the Minister’s room for elders.)


Organisational Notices

SUNDAY CLUB: There will be no Sunday Club next Sunday due to Guides Thinking Day Service which is an all-age service. Sunday Club will resume as normal on Sunday 1st March.

PW (Presbyterian Women) next meeting is on Monday 16th February 2015 at 8pm in the Burney Room. Subject: Arab Interest with a special speaker. All Ladies Welcome.

PW  FUNDS: A cheque for £895 has been forwarded to Leprosy Mission. Thanks to all who contributed.

PW: Boxes for Malawi.  PW members are preparing four boxes to send to the work in Malawi.  If you would like to add your gift to one of the educational  boxes you can do so next week. We need: pens, pencils, crayons, colouring pencils, rubbers, sharpeners, rulers, setsquares and paper.

THURSDAY TOGETHER: Our guest speaker will be one of the Belfast City Missioners, Bobby Brown, and we are looking forward to what he has to tell us of this work.  We meet as usual in the Burney Room at 2.30pm.

PARENT AND TODDLERS: We are now on twitter. Follow them on @GPC_PandT


Congregational Notices

The Shoebox Appeal team would like to thank everyone who helped in any way to make our LOVE IN A BAG fundraiser such a resounding success. The amount raised was £335. THANK YOU ALL.



CHURCH MAGAZINE: At our recent meeting of Congregational Committee we discussed the possibility of some members receiving our Church Magazine by email in PDF format.  If you wish to receive it in this way please put you name and email address on the list on the sign up desk.

BEATRICE’S LETTER: We have printed Beatrice’s letter to us over the past two weeks. Thank you to those who have enquired about her and given generously. To those who would still wish to support Beatrice, please speak to Lesley Bell. If you are eligible to claim Gift Aid, then please advise Lesley of your FWO number and this can be added to your contribution. Beatrice is so grateful for your continued prayers and support.


Community Notices

 Give Blood, Save Lives: Methodist Centre, Ballyclare Road, Glengormley, Wednesday 25th February 2-4pm & 5.15-8pm

TinyLife: The premature baby charity for Northern Ireland. Can you help TinyLife, to help tiny lives? Would you have a few hours to spare once a week to help support a family with a premature or ill baby in their own home? For further information contact us on 02890 815050 or e-mail

NEWTOWNABBEY STREET PASTORS: Could you give one night per month to make a difference in our community? Newtownabbey Street Pastors are holding the next training sessions starting Saturday 28th February in Belfast Central Mission, Glengall Street, Belfast, 9.30am—4pm. If you are interested or just want to find out what street pastors do you can also join a team on a Friday or Saturday night as an observer with no obligation to join. Please speak to Alison McClean, Peter Shepherd or Hazel Kyle for further details.


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