Announcements - Sunday 13th May 2018

6pm –  Prayer Meeting in Choir Room
6:30pm – Evening Service – Jonathan Boyd: Faith Without Works (James Ch 2 vs 14 – 20)

No Choir Practice for remainder of month of May


7pm – Walk and Bible Study Evening (8pm for Bible Study)

10am – Kells Tots
8pm – Midweek Meeting: Heaven Part 1 – Made For The Glory of God

10am – Ladies Bible Study
11:45am – Luncheon Club

9:30am - Senior Citizens Outing

10:30am – Sunday Zone practice
11 am - Bible Classes
11:40am – Prayer Meeting in Minister’s Room
12 noon – Morning Service – Sunday Zone Service (including sacrament of Baptism) followed by picnic in the hall for children and their parents

Additional Announcements

Rev Boyd is in Budapest until tomorrow evening.  If anyone requires the service of a Minister, please contact Rev Thompson

If anyone is thinking of going on any form of Mission or Outreach this summer they should take a support form from the vestibule, fill it in and return it to Robin Carson

Joint Evening Services with Connor: 27th May at 6.30 pm in Kells
Everyone is warmly invited to attend this

  • Sunday Zone Service Sunday 20th May at 12noon
  • Joint Evening Service with Connor in Kells Sunday 27th May at 6:30pm
  • RUC Remembrance Service Sunday 3rd June at 12noon with Rev Boyd, PSNI and former RUC members
  • Sunday 10th June at 6:30pm John Kernohan, Rev Boyd preaching at Licensing of Mr James Porter

There will be a Committee Meeting at 8pm on 22nd May

Forthcoming Events

Sunday Zone Service is on Sunday 20th May and parents are warmly invited to stay behind after the service along with their children for a ‘bring your own’ picnic lunch.  Drinks and ice -cream will be provided.  We look forward to seeing you there!

The PW are planning to go for an evening meal in Kitchen 16,  Ahoghill on Friday 1st June.  All ladies in the congregation and their friends are welcome.  The cost will be approximately £20 per head for a 3 course meal. The restaurant require a minimum number of 35 so it is important that we have confirmed names asap.  If you plan to attend please sign the list on the coffee dock today or give your name to Thelma this week.

Holiday Bible Club - 30th July - 3rd August – 7pm - 9pm
Helpers' meeting on Tuesday 5th June at 7:30pm in Tullynamullan Room
If you are planning on helping this year even for one night, please join us at this information meeting.

We are planning to have two walk-and-bible-study evenings on the run up to the summer.  The planned dates are Tuesday 15th May and Tuesday 12th June.  All ladies welcome.  Come at 7pm for the walk, or at 8pm if you just want to do the study.

The tickets for the Irish Women’s Convention are being released at the beginning of June.  Last year these tickets sold out in less than half an hour, so we need to be organised.  If you would like to go can you give your name to Carolyn ASAP.  It is on Sat 13th October and the speaker is Jenny Salt, dean of students at Sydney Bible College.  Her title is ‘Love in hard places’ and she will be speaking on Ruth. Time 10am-3:30pm.

Community Announcements
Kells and Connor Senior Citizens Lunch Club
- Thursday 11:45am

Kells and Connor Senior Citizens Lunch Club Annual Outing on Thursday 14th June 2018 – There are a few seats and we are offering you the chance to join us! Bus leaves Kells Church at 9:30am travelling to Downhill, Magilligan Point, ferry to Greencastle (approx. 10/15min sailing) then tour of Inishowen Peninsula onto Inishowen Gateway Hotel and Leisure for a 4 course lunch (choice of menu) then home via Roe Valley Country Park for some further refreshments – Cost is £30 per head.  Contact Robin Fowler if you are interested.

Vestibule Rota
May 20th:
                     T Wilson – H McNeice
May 27th:                     T Wilson – H McNeice (Morning & Evening)

Creche Rota   

May 13th:                    Hilary-Ann Turtle & Joanne McLean (Laura Miller after Offering) – Creche

                                   Claire Frew & Roderick Frew (Bubbles)

May 20th:                    Eileen McMullan & Doreen McKay (Patricia Reid after Offering) – Creche

                                   Ruth Maybin & Maggie Jordan

 Church Zone Rota
13th May -                    Patricia & Naomi Reid
27th May & 3rd June -   Brian & Hilary-Ann Turtle
10th & 17th June -          Connor & Lorraine McCullough
24th June & 1st July -     Rod & Jill Lorimer

Offering Rota

May -               LHS Downstairs – T Wilson & M Copeland

                        RHS Downstairs – J McLeister & J Mawhinney

June -              LHS Downstairs – J Wylie & W McNeilly

                        RHS Downstairs – R Fowler & J Hughes