It is with regret that we inform you of the death of Eileen Sheppard,  24 Shandon Park West, on Thursday 30th July. Due to the current social distancing restrictions, a strictly private funeral service for family only will be held on Thursday 6th August. Please keep Hugh and the family in your prayers.

 

Please note Roy Patton will be on holiday from Monday 27th July for 2 weeks. For pastoral emergencies, please contact the church office 02891 473213.

If you are setting up a Bank Transfer please make sure to add your FWO number &/or Name so that we can mark this as your contribution and claim gift aid where applicable. 

SUNDAY SERVICES are available from 11am each week – watch here 

We have set up a telephone line to help those who don’t have internet in their homes still connect with our Sunday morning service.  Simply call 02891 242404.  Please feel free to share this with someone from our church family, or beyond, who you think could benefit from this.

On Sunday morning, 9th August, Ben Johnston will preach on ‘A  serving Church’ from Acts 6: 1-15.

Join us at 6.30pm by zoom on Sunday evening, 9th August, when Roy Patton will speak from 1st Corinthians 9: 24-27 on ‘Run’. 

MID WEEK PRAYER GATHERING – Join us on tonight, 12th August, by  Zoom at 7.45pm for Prayer Gathering when we will welcome back Evie Craig as Mary Alexander chats to her.   Prayer points are available via the Menu / Prayer Gathering Notes. 

FRIDAY MORNING PRAYER – 7.00am – 7.30am. Please note during August there will only be one session of prayer. Join us for Prayer by ZOOM (you can also dial in with a phone) via Menu/My Groups.  From there you will find more information & the link to join the meeting.

CHURCH OPENING FOR PRIVATE MEDITATION OR PRAYER – As we begin the process of re-opening the church for congregational worship, it is no longer open for prayer in the mornings.

THE WORD FOR TODAY is available from the church office for August, September & October. Suggested donation £1.

BANGOR WORLDWIDE MISSIONARY CONVENTION 2020 ONLINE – from 21st to 30th August. For more details visit https://worldwidemission.org. All events will be streamed over the internet, available to watch live on Bangor Worldwide Facebook page and You Tube channel.

ACC’s COUNSELLING SUPPORT SERVICE has been set up to help people who are experiencing difficult feelings, thoughts, and circumstances because:

o They work within an NHS setting (medical and ancillary staff) and are being impacted by caring for people who have COVID-19, or

o They work within a residential care home setting and are being impacted by caring for people who have COVID-19 or

o They have been bereaved at this time, whether due to COVID-19 or another reason.

The service offers up to ten sessions of counselling on a no-fee basis, either on-line or by telephone.  To find out more please visit ACC’s website www.acc-uk.org or if you do not have access to a computer, please ring 024 7644 9694.  Counsellors offering this service are all working in a voluntary capacity and according to professional standards and codes of ethics and practice. 

BE SCAMWISE – we would like to draw  your attention to the latest Scamwise information here. Some additional information is available in ChurchSuite under menu / useful info.

MISSIONS FAMILY PRAYER LETTERS available on Churchsuite (Menu/Missions Family). Recent prayer letters from our missions family, including the latest from Evie Craig are available on request from the church office. 

DO YOU USE SOCIAL MEDIA? We have set up a facebook group exclusive for those attending HRPC.  Join up with our church family where we all can encourage and support each other.  Search HRPC Members Network or go to  https://www.facebook.com/groups/hrpcmembers/

CONSIDER GIVING BY BANK TRANSFER OR CARD PAYMENT via the GiveNow section on ChurchSuite