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Sunday, 30 March 2014

Notices: Sunday 30th March 2014


Today:
10.00 am Sunday School
11.00 am Service of the Word

Next Sunday: Sunday 6th April 2014
10.00 am Sunday School
11.00 am Morning Prayer: Ken Rutledge - Luke 9:37-50

This Week:

Monday 31st
8pm Bowls closing night and AGM

Wednesday 2nd
6.30pm GFS
8pm Lent Service: How deep is your love?

Coming Up:
Tuesday 8th Mothers’ Union - speaker: Canon Noel Regan
Saturday 12th GFS Coffee Morning with cake and craft stalls
Sunday 13th Praise Service led by SNATCH
Monday 14th Holy Week services with Brookeborough Methodist

Mothers’ Union Outing
Saturday 31st May: Hillmount Garden Centre; The Somme Heritage Centre; shopping at Sprucefield Shopping Centre; dinner at Viscounts, Dungannon.
To book your seat on the coach, speak to Valerie Crawford.

Mothers’ Union Invitation

Thursday 3rd April at 8pm in Clogh Hall: Joanne Dobson: Organ Transplants

The Wednesday Club

Annual Coffee Morning & Sale of Work
Wednesday 16th April from 10am - 12pm in Brookeborough Methodist Church

CROSS EXAMINED:
the witnesses testify
Monday 14th - Friday 18th April
Aghavea Parish Church & Brookeborough Methodist Church
More details to follow...

A Portrait of Love
Lent Midweek Services
02/04 How deep is your love?
09/04 Endless love
Wednesday nights at 8pm. All welcome

GFS News
Friday 4th: Diocesan Missionary Evening in Colebrooke Parish Hall at 7.30pm Speaker: Pauline Marshall on Kiwoko Hospital, Uganda
Saturday 12th: 10am - 12pm Aghavea GFS Coffee Morning in the Church Hall with Cake and Easter Crafts Stalls
No GFS on Wednesdays 17th & 24th April due to Easter holidays
Friday 2nd May: Diocesan Service in Magheracross Church, Ballinamallard

The Pantry (A Helping Hand)
Thank you for your continued generosity, supporting the work of the Pantry. Your donations have helped over 100 families in need within our local community, as an expression of God’s love. Donations of non-perishable food items, teabags, coffee, cereals and toiletries are especially welcome. If you or someone you know needs help, please call at Val Irvine’s shop, Lisnaskea.

Dates for your Diary
31st March - Bowls AGM
13th April - Evening Praise Service led by SNATCH (Palm Sunday)
27th April - Easter Vestry
16th May - Mothers’ Union Area Service - speaker: Rev Melanie Lacy
1st June - Gift Day, including Favourite Hymns evening - speaker: Very Rev Raymond Ferguson (Dean of Kilmore)
15th June - Children’s Day - speaker: Mr Johnny Beare (Dundonald)

Prayer Diary
Sun 30th Thank God for mothers and those who mother us
Mon 31st Give thanks for God’s mercy and faithfulness this month
Tue 1st Bishop John, his wife Mary and daughter Dorothy, for blessing in their family life together
Wed 2nd Crosslinks missionaries across the world, for faithfulness as they share the good news of Jesus
Thur 3rd Those who are mourning
Fri 4th Pray for those who study and preach God’s word
Sat 5th Those who are preparing for marriage this year
Sun 6th Sunday School leaders and young people

For there is one God and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus, who gave himself as a ransom for all men. 1 Timothy 2:5-6

Sunday, 23 March 2014

Notices: Sunday 23rd March 2014


Today:
10.00 am Sunday School
11.00 am Morning Prayer

Next Sunday: Sunday 30th March 2014
10.00 am Sunday School
11.00 am Service of the Word: Mothering Sunday: Luke 9:28-36
7.30 pm SNATCH - Aghavea Hall

This Week:
Mon 24th
8pm Bowls

Wed 26th
8pm Lent Midweek Service: Pure Love

Coming Up:
Mon 31st Bowls AGM

Diocesan Service
Tonight at 7pm in Enniskillen - Choral Evensong for the Eve of St Macartin’s Day. Preacher: The Archbishop of Armagh

Mothers’ Union Outing
Saturday 31st May: Hillmount Garden Centre; The Somme Heritage Centre; shopping at Sprucefield Shopping Centre; dinner at Viscounts, Dungannon. To book your seat on the coach, speak to Valerie Crawford.

Mothers’ Union Invitations
Monday 24th at 8pm in Newtownbutler Church Hall: Lynn Winslow - cake icing and Action and Outreach
Thursday 3rd April at 8pm in Clogh Hall: Joanne Dobson - Organ Transplants

North West Gospel Choir
Friday 28th March at 8pm in Brookeborough Methodist Church. All welcome.

A Portrait of Love: Lent Midweek Services
26/03 Pure love
02/04 How deep is your love?
09/04 Endless love
Wednesday nights at 8pm. All welcome

CROSS EXAMINED: the witnesses testify
14th - 18th April
Aghavea Parish Church & Brookeborough Methodist Church
More details to follow...

GFS News
Friday 4th: Diocesan Missionary Evening in Colebrooke Parish Hall at 7.30pm Speaker: Pauline Marshall on Kiwoko Hospital, Uganda
Saturday 12th: 10am - 12pm Aghavea GFS Coffee Morning in the Church Hall with Cake and Easter Crafts Stalls
No GFS on Wednesdays 17th & 24th April due to Easter holidays
Friday 2nd May: Diocesan Service in Magheracross Church, Ballinamallard

The Pantry (A Helping Hand)

Thank you for your continued generosity, supporting the work of the Pantry. Your donations have helped over 100 families in need within our local community, as an expression of God’s love. Donations of non-perishable food items, teabags, coffee, cereals and toiletries are especially welcome. If you or someone you know needs help, please call at Val Irvine’s shop, Lisnaskea.

Dates for your Diary
31st March - Bowls AGM
13th April - Evening Praise Service led by SNATCH (Palm Sunday)
27th April - Easter Vestry
16th May - Mothers’ Union Area Service - speaker: Rev Melanie Lacy
1st June - Gift Day, including Favourite Hymns evening - speaker: Very Rev Raymond Ferguson (Dean of Kilmore)
15th June - Children’s Day - speaker: Mr Johnny Beare (Dundonald)

Prayer Diary
Sun 23rd All who study and teach God’s word - in the parish, the diocese and across the world
Mon 24th Those receiving the Bible for the first time through the work of Bible Society
Tue 25th Myrtle and the choir as they lead our praise
Wed 26th Clogher Diocesan Youth Council, meeting today
Thur 27th A deeper hunger for God’s word and time to read it
Fri 28th Young families growing and trusting in Jesus
Sat 29th Those who are unemployed, for patience
Sun 30th Thank God for mothers and those who mother us

Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.
1 Thessalonians 5: 16-18

Sunday, 16 March 2014

Notices: Sunday 16th March 2014


Today:
10.00 am Sunday School
11.00 am Church Family Service
7.30 pm SNATCH - Aghavea Hall

Next Sunday: Sunday 23rd March 2014
10.00 am Sunday School
11.00 am Morning Prayer - Luke 9:18-27 Who do you say I am?

This Week:
Monday 17th
8pm Bowls friendly at home v Brookeborough Elim

Tuesday 18th
8pm Select Vestry

Wednesday 19th
6.30pm GFS
8pm Lent Service: You’ve lost that loving feeling

Friday 21st
7.30pm Brookeborough PS Fashion Show - ticket only (see below)

Saturday 22nd
1.45pm SNATCH Activity Day - Share Centre

Coming Up:
Sunday 30th Service of the Word for Mothering Sunday
Monday 31st Bowls AGM
Monday 14th April Holy Week services with Brookeborough Methodist

Mothers’ Union Outing
Saturday 31st May: Hillmount Garden Centre; The Somme Heritage Centre; shopping at Sprucefield Shopping Centre; dinner at Viscounts, Dungannon. To book your seat on the coach, speak to Valerie Crawford.

Suicide Awareness and Information Evening
Thursday 20th March at 7.30pm in Enniskillen Cathedral Hall. Speaker: Connor McCafferty (Zest). Organised by Clogher Board of Social Theology in Action

Alzheimer’s Society Information Evening
Thursday 20th March at 7.30pm in The Valley Hotel, Fivemiletown. What is dementia? Understanding and managing behaviours. (More info: 6634 4073)

Diocesan Services
Tonight at 7pm in Clogher - Installation of Canon Helene Steed as Archdeacon
Sun 23rd at 7pm in Enniskillen - Choral Evensong for the Eve of St Macartin’s Day

A Portrait of Love
Lent Midweek Services
19/03 You’ve lost that lovin feeling
26/03 Pure love
02/04 How deep is your love?
09/04 Endless love
Wednesday nights at 8pm. All welcome

Shared Education Campus Proposal
Information about a possible shared education campus for the two Primary Schools in Brookeborough is available in the porch, along with a consultation document. Information Sessions are being held on Tuesday 18th March at 2.30pm and 7pm in the Station House, Brookeborough. You are invited to come along and share your views. Consultation responses should be returned to the Primary School by Thursday 20th March.

FASHION SHOW
Brookeborough Primary School PTSA: Friday 21st March at 7.30pm
Aghavea Church Hall. Clothes by SD Kells & Spoilt Rotten
Admission by ticket only (tickets selling fast): £7 and £3 for children
available from Mary Dunn in the Primary School (8953 1272)

Dates for your Diary
31st March - Bowls AGM
13th April - Evening Praise Service led by SNATCH (Palm Sunday)
27th April - Easter Vestry
16th May - Mothers’ Union Area Service - speaker: Rev Melanie Lacy (London)
1st June - Gift Day, including Favourite Hymns evening - speaker: Very Rev Raymond Ferguson (Dean of Kilmore)
15th June - Children’s Day - speaker: Mr Johnny Beare (Dundonald)

Prayer Diary
Sun 16th SNATCH as they continue in the Bible overview
Mon 17th The Bowling Club, for fellowship during and after games
Tue 18th Select Vestry meets- for God’s guidance & wisdom
Wed 19th All using the CMSI project: God’s Big Family
Thur 20th Those who are ill, and those who care for them
Fri 21st Local schools: pupils, teachers and staff
Sat 22nd Those who are preparing for marriage this year
Sun 23rd All who study and teach God’s word - in the parish, the diocese and across the world
For there is one God and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus, who gave himself as a ransom for all men. 1 Timothy 2:5-6

Sunday, 9 March 2014

Notices: Sunday 9th March 2014


Today:
10.00 am Sunday School
11.00 am Morning Prayer
7.00 pm Evening Prayer - Brooke Hall

Next Sunday: Sunday 16th March 2014
10.00 am Sunday School
11.00 am Church Family Service - Luke 9:1-17
7.30 pm SNATCH - Aghavea Hall

This Week:
Monday 10th
8pm Bowls

Tuesday 11th
8pm MU - Theme: MU Beyond the Branch: Diane Whittaker

Wednesday 12th
8pm Lent Midweek Service: The Power of Love

Thursday 13th
Erne League Bowls Play-off in Church Hall

Friday 14th
6.30pm GFS

Coming Up:
Monday 17th Bowls friendly at home v Brookeborough Elim
Tuesday 18th Select Vestry - items for the agenda by Thursday
Saturday 22nd SNATCH Activity Day: Share Centre

DIOCESAN INFORMATION EVENINGS
Support & Information Evening on Depression

Thursday 13th March at 8pm in Enniskillen Cathedral Hall. Speaker: Raymond Farrell. Organised by Clogher Diocesan Ministry of Healing.

Suicide Awareness and Information Evening
Thursday 20th March at 7.30pm in Enniskillen Cathedral Hall. Speaker: Connor McCafferty (Zest). Organised by Clogher Board of Social Theology in Action

Mothers’ Union Outing
Saturday 31st May: Hillmount Garden Centre; The Somme Heritage Centre; shopping at Sprucefield Shopping Centre; dinner at Viscounts, Dungannon. To book your seat on the coach, speak to Valerie Crawford.

FASHION SHOW
Brookeborough Primary School PTSA
Friday 21st March at 7.30pm
Aghavea Church Hall
Clothes by SD Kells & Spoilt Rotten
Admission by ticket only: £7 and £3 for children
available from Mary Dunn in the Primary School (8953 1272)

A Portrait of Love: Lent Midweek Services

12/03 The power of love
19/03 You’ve lost that lovin feeling
26/03 Pure love
02/04 How deep is your love?
09/04 Endless love
Wednesday nights at 8pm. All welcome

Shared Education Campus Proposal
Information about a possible shared education campus for the two Primary Schools in Brookeborough is available in the porch, along with a consultation document. Information Sessions are being held on Tuesday 18th March at 2.30pm and 7pm in the Station House, Brookeborough. You are invited to come along and share your views. Consultation responses should be returned to the Primary School by Thursday 20th March.

Dates for your Diary
31st March - Bowls AGM
13th April - Evening Praise Service led by SNATCH (Palm Sunday)
27th April - Easter Vestry
16th May - Mothers’ Union Area Service - speaker: Rev Melanie Lacy
1st June - Gift Day, including Favourite Hymns evening - speaker: Very Rev Raymond Ferguson (Dean of Kilmore)
15th June - Children’s Day

The Pantry (A Helping Hand)
Thank you for your continued generosity, supporting the work of the Pantry. Your donations have helped over 100 families in need within our local community, as an expression of God’s love. Donations of non-perishable food items, teabags, coffee, cereals and toiletries are especially welcome. If you or someone you know needs help, please call at Val Irvine’s shop, Lisnaskea.

Prayer Diary
Sun 9th For all who gather to have open ears and hearts
Mon 10th Jeff Gawn as he speaks in assemblies & RE lessons
Tue 11th Mothers’ Union members across the world, working for the well-being of families
Wed 12th Those who mourn the loss of loved ones
Thur 13th Crosslinks workers at home and abroad
Fri 14th GFS leaders: Sharon, Nuala & Joanne and the girls
Sat 15th Neighbours, and how we can be good neighbours
Sun 16th SNATCH as they continue in the Bible overview

Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us, to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, for ever and ever! Amen. - Ephesians 3:20-21

Sunday, 2 March 2014

Notices: Sunday 2nd March 2014


Today:
10.00 am Sunday School
11.00 am Holy Communion
7.30 pm SNATCH - Aghavea Church Hall

Next Sunday: Sunday 9th March 2014
10.00 am Sunday School
11.00 am Morning Prayer - Luke 8: 40-56
7.00 pm Evening Prayer - Brooke Hall - Phil 2:1-11

This Week:
Monday 3rd
8pm Bowls friendly away: FMT Methodist

Wednesday 5th
6.30pm GFS
8pm Lent Midweek services begin

Thursday 6th
8pm SU Supporters’ Meeting: The Stables

Friday 7th
8pm Women’s World Day of Prayer - speaker: Shirley Kerr (Lisbellaw)

Aghavea Mothers’ Union
Tuesday 11th March at 8pm. MU Beyond the Branch with Diane Whittaker.

Support & Information Evening on Depression
Thursday 13th March at 8pm in Enniskillen Cathedral Hall.It aims to provide information to a sufferer, anyone who feels they may be suffering from it, family members and anyone who wishes to know about the illness. Advice on places where help may be given will also be provided. Speaker: Raymond Farrell. Organised by Clogher Diocesan Ministry of Healing.

A Portrait of Love: Lent Midweek Services
05/03 What’s love got to do with it?
12/03 The power of love
19/03 You’ve lost that lovin feeling
26/03 Pure love
02/04 How deep is your love?
09/04 Endless love
Wednesday nights at 8pm. All welcome

Concert Thank You
Thank you to all who helped in any way to make Friday evening’s concert such a great success.

Brookeborough WI Visitors’ Night
Tuesday 4th March at 7.30pm in the Primary School. ‘Variety Night’ - all welcome.

Dates for your Diary
21st March - Brookeborough PS PTSA Fashion Show in Aghavea Hall
13th April - Evening Praise Service led by SNATCH (Palm Sunday)
27th April - Easter Vestry

Mothers’ Union Outing
Saturday 31st May: Hillmount Garden Centre; The Somme Heritage Centre; shopping at Sprucefield Shopping Centre; dinner at Viscounts, Dungannon. To book your seat on the coach, speak to Valerie Crawford.

Prayer Diary

Sun 2nd Pray for (at least) one person to come to faith this month
Mon 3rd Local ministers: Colin (Methodist), Gavin (Elim), Harry (Baptist), John (Colebrooke)
Tue 4th Those who are housebound, for faith and hope
Wed 5th Lent services as they begin, to learn about and grow in love rooted in Jesus’ love for us
Thur 6th SAMS missionaries across South America
Fri 7th The work of the Pantry, and for the 100 families helped to date
Sat 8th Sunday School leaders as they teach tomorrow, and for the young people who come along
Sun 9th For all who gather to have open ears and hearts

Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us, to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, for ever and ever! Amen. - Ephesians 3:20-21