Announcements - Sunday 18th March 2018

6pm – Prayer Meeting in Choir Room
6:30pm – Evening Service – Rev Boyd: True Religion (James Ch 1 vs 26 – 27)

7pm – Campaigners (Eagles and Junos)
8pm – Choir Practice

7:30pm - Discipleship Class in the Manse

10am - Kells Tots

10am – Ladies Bible Study
11:45am – Luncheon Club
7:30pm – Campaigners (Inters & Craftsmen)
8:30pm – Joint Easter Midweek with Eskylane with Pastor Sam (Uganda)

7pm – Junior CE

11 am - Sunday Zone and Bible Classes
11:40am – Prayer Meeting in Minister’s Room
12 noon – Morning Service – Rev Boyd: See The Lord Is Coming (Jude 14 - 16).

Additional Announcements

“Elders’ Roadshow”
- Thursday 19th April at 7.30 pm in 1st Ahoghill. This will include 3 seminars on leadership, mission and pastoral care.  If any elder is interested registration is by emailing

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

The Path To Inclusion (a half day conference for anyone with an interest in people with learning disability and their place in the local church) will be held on Saturday 28th April from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm in Ballymena Baptist. Booking forms are available from Rev Boyd.

Joint Evening Services with Connor:
29th April at 6.30 pm in Connor
27th May at 6.30 pm in Kells
These are in addition to Good Friday (30th March) at 8 pm in Connor
Everyone is warmly invited to attend these

Forthcoming Events

(PCi’s Young Adult Conference) on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th March 2018 in Crumlin Road Gaol.  Booking opens on 8th January at Conference only £55. Conference & overnight stay £65

Daffodil Tea for Senior Citizens on Saturday 24th March at 2.30pm

Campaigners Parents Night on Wednesday 28th March at 7pm with speaker Rev Philip Thompson

Good Friday Service on Friday 30th March at 8 pm in Connor.

EASTER DAWN SERVICES on Sunday 1st April at 6:30am in Portglenone Forest with Rev Jeffrey Blue (Rasharkin) and at Slemish Car park with Mr Jonathan Boyd (Wellington).

We are planning to have a Church Day Out on Easter Tuesday, 3rd April.  (Weather permitting).  We are hoping to go to Carrickfergus.  We will meet in the carpark by the castle at 12 noon for a picnic and optional games.  Please bring your picnic and rugs/chairs.  Then all who wish will go to visit the castle (£5 adult £3 child under4’s free).  After that there are various options; promenade for a walk, children’s play park, coffee shop etc.  All welcome.  Please give your name to Carolyn if you plan to go to the castle so a booking can be made.

There will be a Table Quiz in our halls on Saturday 21st April, 7:30pm, to support the work of Child Evangelism Fellowship.  All welcome.  There will be a retiring offering.  Desserts and tea/coffee provided.

We hope to hold a ‘Life Explored’ course beginning on Monday 16th April at 7:30pm for 7 weeks for anyone who is interested in becoming a Christian; those who are wanting to find out who Jesus is and what it means for them, or those who have questions they are wanting answers for.  If this is you then you are very welcome.  Or if you have a friend who you would like to bring along you would also be welcome

“SOCIAL MEDIA: Filters, Followers and Stories”, with Nathan Wallace. A Youth Night on Saturday 14th April at 7:30pm in West Church, Ballymena, organised by Ballymena Presbytery. For all young people and young adults in year 8 and older.

Kids’ Big Day Out for Primary School children, their leaders and parents. Saturday 21st April 1’45 – 4 pm in Wellington Church. Tickets £4 on sale from Monday 4th February from

Community Announcements
11:45am – Luncheon Club

Faith Mission:
Summer Camps

Discovery Camp (8-11 years) 2-6 July Portadown
Adventure Camp (12-14 years) 9 – 13 July, Portadown
Teens Camp (15-18 years) 23 – 27 July, Downpatrick

Booking forms in vestibule.

North Ulster Bible Weekend 3 – 6 May at Carnlea. Programme leaflet in vestibule

Bangor Convention 30 March – 3 April. Programme leaflet in vestibule

Vestibule Rota

March 25th
: R Maybin – J Hughes
April 1st: R Maybin – J Hughes (Morning & Evening)

Creche Rota

Today: Sarah Morrow & Shirley McLeister (Creche)
Chloe Millar & Margaret Kernohan (Bubbles)
March 25th
: Linda Millar & Janine Munnis (Creche)
Matthew Turtle & Jill Morrow ( Bubbles)

Church Zone Rota
& 18th March Pearl Hanna & Elizabeth Smyth

Offering Rota

LHS Downstairs – R Brown & C McCullough
RHS Downstairs – C Montgomery & R Frew 

LHS Downstairs – W Maybin & T McNeilly
RHS Downstairs – J Irons & J Carson