PASTORAL EMERGENCIES & VISITING
If you need a pastoral visit please complete a Response Card or phone The Rev Terence Kerr on 028 7964 2252 or 07727877830 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Any requests please phone Beatrice Patterson on 07513 976281 or 028 7964 2953.
OPPORTUNITY TO JOIN OUR SUNDAY SCHOOL TEAM
We would like to continue to add to our existing team of Sunday School Teachers and invite anyone who would be willing to volunteer to contact Clare Montgomery on 028 7964 2423.
Please be encouraged to use the new Response Cards that have been provided in the pews if you would like/need the Rev Terence to contact you for any reason.
Prevent theft from your vehicle:
Lock your car, put valuables out of sight or take them with you.
If they see it they’ll steal it!
END OF FINANCIAL YEAR
A reminder that the closing date for all parish accounts will be the 31st December 2018. Any contributions made after that date will be carried into the next financial year. This is to align parish finances with the Northern Ireland Charities Commission rules and regulations.
We want to say a special ‘Thank You” to the children of both our Sunday Schools for all the practice they have done in preparing for today and to their teachers for all time they have so generously given in helping and supporting the children for their Nativity Plays.
The Lunch Club continues as normal on Monday from 10.30am – 1pm in The Lurach Centre and will then recommence on Monday 7th January 2019.
Tuesday 18th December at 7pm in St. Lurach’s, Maghera
All choir members and anyone else who would like to join please come along on Tuesday evening to practice for our Service of Nine Lessons & Carols.
PARENT & TODDLER GROUP
The Parent & Toddler Group will recommence on Thursday 10th January 2019.
CAROL SERVICE IN MULLAGH COURT
Thursday 20th December at 11am.
The Rev. Terence would appreciate the support of anyone who would be willing to come along and sing.
CHRISTMAS HOLY COMMUNION
Sunday 23rd December at 10am in Killelagh
SERVICE OF NINE LESSONS AND CAROLS WITH THE CURRAGH SILVER BAND
Sunday 23rd December at 11.30am in St. Lurach’s, Maghera
Next Sunday we are delighted to be welcoming back the Curragh Silver Band who will lead the music for our Service of Nine Lessons & Carols.
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION OF CHRISTMAS
Christmas Eve at 11.30pm in St. Lurach’s, Maghera
FAMILY HOLY COMMUNION
Christmas Day at 10am in St. Lurach’s, Maghera
SUNDAY 30TH DECEMBER
10am – Killelagh
11.30am – Maghera
Saturday 22nd December from 8.30am-11.30am at Russell Shiels Tyres, Magherafelt. Proceeds to Kilronan School and Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice. Everyone Welcome!
Confirmation will take place in the parish in the Autumn of 2019.
Anyone who would like to make food or cash donations towards the Food Bank please contact The Lurach Centre on 028 79549290.