Welcome to our Services 8 December 2013
Rev Trevor Gribben will preach @ 9.30am & 11.30am
Rev Philip Thompson will finish the James series at 6.30pm
Today your children will be looked after by:
9.30am Mary Falls and Claire Emerson
11.30am Alison Reid, Hazel Moffett and Eva Brown
Dates for your diary
PATHFINDERS & DISCOVERERS CHRISTMAS PARTIES Saturday
Pathfinders: 3—5 pm Discoverers: 6—8 pm
Christmas Gift Service 15 December @ 9.30am & 11.30am
Please remember DO NOT WRAP YOUR GIFT as the organisers
would have to take the paper off again. Children still leave for
Pathfinders and Discoverers. Evening Service at 6.30pm.
Divine Healing Service 15 December @ 3.30pm
WPC Carol Service 22nd December @ 5pm & 7pm
Christmas Day Service at 10.30am (1 service only)
29 December 1 service only at 10.30am
To date only £7,041 has been received towards our target.
To reach our target we would need to receive a further £4,000.
Envelopes have been placed at the front porches and the welcome desk
if you have not yet contributed. Please remember to put your WFO
number or NAME on the front of the envelope.
Envelopes should be returned next Sunday 8th.
Groups that are still meeting on 11 December will meet at their usual venues.
the next meeting will take place on 10 December @ 2.30pm in the
Craig Hall. We welcome Roy Dreaning whose Topic is a Christmas Theme.
will meet on Thursday 12 December at 7.45pm. Items for the Agenda
To David Crawford on or before 9 December.
VOTING MEMBERS LIST
Ahead of an election of elders in the new year, the Kirk Session is currently
updating the voting members list. We would like to make people aware that the
Code of the Presbyterian Church states that a voting member is someone in good
standing who has taken communion at least once in the previous two years
and has contributed using freewill offering envelopes. If anyone has any queries
about this matter, please speak to our Minister Philip.
Concert to Launch CD—Tuesday 17 December @ 7.45pm in the
Hanna Graham and Kathy Hetherington have made a CD together and wish to launch
this on 17 December in the Craig Hall at 7.45pm. A warm invitation is extended to
the Church family and friends to join them on that date. CD’s are £10 and the
proceeds will be donated to Friends of the Cancer Centre, Belfast City Hospital. This
is a special event, so please put this date in your diary. Look forward to seeing you
Contributions to Church Funds.
Please note that all contributions to Church Funds for 2013 should be received
on or before Sunday 29 December at the latest. Any contributions received after
that date will NOT BE included in the 2013 accounts but will be recorded in the
receipts for 2014.
Charlene’s project ‘Big Christmas fry up’ Saturday 14 December 7.30am—
12 noon. There has been a great response to this fund raiser for the past three
years, so please plan to come and you will be helping to make a difference in
New Irish Youth CD's
New Irish Youth Choir CD’s are now available at a cost of £10. Please speak to
Barbara at the church office, T. 028 3888 2654 or email email@example.com
if you would like to buy one.
Would you be interested in being part of PCI's IGNITE teams to Malawi or
Romania next summer? For full details go to http://www.pcimissionoverseas.org/
Door Rota Ministry
If you could help with this meet and greet Ministry, please contact
Elizabeth Quigg T. 028 3888 1234 or speak to Elizabeth in
church. Thank you.
Speak to the following people if you would
like to receive:
Presbyterian Herald & Reach Out Bobby & Olive Wilkinson
Daily Reading Notes Norma Anderson
Presbyterian Prayer Handbook Florence Gamble
CD/DVD Ministry Barbara Cordner
If you would like to become associated
with the Church
Please speak to an Elder or a Steward at the door or speak to
Barbara at the Church office T. 028 3888 2654 on Tuesday or
Thursday or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Have you moved house?
Changed your email address? Please let Barbara know at the
Church office (Tue or Thur) so that records may be updated.
Young Children are always welcome at WPC and therefore we provide a
Creche facility at our morning services. We give thanks for the privilege
of sharing in the nurture of each child in our care. We are always in need
of reliable volunteers with a sense of meaningful service to help with this
Ministry.Please contact Barbara at the Church Office.
T 028 3888 2654 if you would like to help in any way.
Intercessory Prayer Team
Our Prayer Line is well-established and an on-going Ministry in WPC.
A small group of believers from the congregation covenant to pray confidentially
for needs both within and outside the congregation. Prayer requests can
be emailed to the co-ordinator email@example.com and anonymity can
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Little Lambs (Mums & Tots)
Little Lambs meets each Thursday at 10.30am. Come along and enjoy
the company and chat. If you need any further information, please
contact Barbara on a Tuesday or Thursday T. 028 3888 2654 or email