UPCOMING EVENTS


CHRISTMAS CHOIR Please note that for the next 2 weeks, practice will start at 7.00pm instead of 8.00pm.

SOLID GROUND Christmas Special on Tues 10th December. Normal opening hours but hot dogs and goodies being served around noon. Everyone welcome.

WinGS Gingerbread House Night – All women are reminded that they can have the opportunity to create a Gingerbread House and enjoy fellowship in the Bailie Hall, Cloughey on Tues 17th December at 7.30pm. All names should be in by today, Sun 8th, and payment of £7.00 paid by Sun 15th December.

CAROL SINGING On Wed 18th December T@P in Cloughey is taking a different format. Meeting at the church at 7.30pm we are going to go Carol singing and a prayer walk. If you don’t usually attend T@P please come along and sing with us as we spread the REAL message of Christmas in the community. After singing everyone is invited back to the church for food and fellowship. Hope you will all join us.

WinGS warmly invite all ladies to our Christmas Party Night in Cloughey (please note change of venue) on Tues 17th December at 7.30pm. If previous years are anything to go by you’ll want to come along and bring a friend to our last evening of 2019. This is sure to be a night of fun and fellowship! Please contact a member of committee should you require transport.

MERCY SHIPS CAROL SERVICE Thurs 12th December at 7.30pm at Assembly Buildings “The Spires“. No tickets required, collection taken on the night.

FIELDS OF LIFE, ANNUAL CAROL SERVICE Fri 13th Dec at 7.30pm, Assembly Buildings, (Spires), Fisherwick Place, Belfast. We will be joined by the Lisburn Community Choir, the Raise the Roof Kids Choir and singer / songwriter Nathan Jess. It promises to be a fun-filled, festive celebration. Any funds raised will go towards providing safe clean drinking water for communities in East Africa. Tickets: Adults £10, Under 16 £5 available from info@fieldsoflife.org or by Tel (028) 9263 6200.

CAROL SERVICE A Service of Nine Carols and Lessons will be held in St. Saviour’s Church of Ireland on Sunday evening 15th December, commencing at 6.30pm. All are welcome to join with us in our praise and worship at this time.

MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION Would you like to order the Presbyterian Herald or the Wider World for 2020? Annual subscription is: the Herald £15.00 (10 copies); Wider World £6.00 (4 copies). Please contact Harold or any Elder who will pass on your name, on or before Sun 15th December. Thank You.

THE AMICI CHOIR present ‘Christmas Gifts’ at Trinity Cloughey on Mon 16th December at 7.30pm. Free Admission and refreshments.

URGENTLY WANTED ON LOAN:
Have you any old photos connected to Church life, or the local Farming community, which we could copy to be displayed on the 18th & 19th of January at the 2020 Mission launch event? If so please write your Name and tel. no. on the back in pencil and get them to Paddy or Irene as soon as possible. Many thanks.

ABORTION CONSULTATION The consultation on abortion legislation in N.I. closes on the 16th Dec. The consultation has 15 questions, PCI have created a document with guidelines on how best to answer each question. The document also gives instructions on how to access, fill out, and submit your response. The PCI document is available on our church web page. If you would like to submit a response, but don’t have access to a computer, then please contact Neil.


K4C Rota: Dec
Junior: 8th Pamela, Hazel, Zara, Emily
15th & 22nd: Jackie, Josh, Robbie, Nicole
29th: June, Laura, Jonny, Rachel
Senior: 8th: Julie, Christine, Adam F
15th & 22nd: Julie, Alex, Kenny
29th: Ben, Lorraine, Jamie


CHURCH/CHRONICLE ANNOUNCEMENTS
For church announcements and Chronicle notices it is Fiona Nelson.
Please email announcements@trinitygreyabbey.org before Thursday at noon to make that Sundays sheet.
Deadline for ads for Chronicle is 5.00pm on Monday.

INTERNAL ORGANISATIONS HALL/ROOM BOOKINGS
To book a room at either venue, please check the calendar to make sure the date(s) are available and send an email with your name; organisation; telephone number; date of function; time from/to; and nature of function to roombookings@trinitygreyabbey.org

SETTING UP A/V EQUIPMENT, SOCIAL MEDIA OR ANY OTHER
I.T. RELATED QUERIES
Contact Tony Craig on communications@trinitygreyabbey.org or 07985 415 126.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION AND DETAILS ON THE ABOVE ITEMS PLEASE SEE NOTICE BOARD IN THE WELCOME AREA




Should you need to speak to our Minister
Please contact Neil on the following:
Mob – 07841 353 790 – Manse – (028) 42788688 / Church – (028) 42788377
E-mail neildhstewart@gmail.com

If you need to speak to our Outreach Worker, contact Michelle on:
Mob – 07541 727 033 or E-mail clougheyoutreach@trinitygreyabbey.org

If you or someone you know is going into hospital, or has been taken to hospital, please let Neil or one of the elders know. Thanks.

MISSED A SERVICE OR WANT TO LISTEN AGAIN? – Trinity Podcasts

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Or download them through our Facebook page Facebook.com/TrinityGreyabbey
Or website: www.trinitygreyabbey.org/media

Services on CD & Download
Our services are recorded weekly. Copies are in the information area of the vestibule for collection should you want one. Alternatively, you can listen or download on-line. Just visit our website or Facebook page and follow the links. Any queries contact Tony Craig, Mob: 07985 415 126 or Email: communications@trinitygreyabbey.org





But when you ask, you must believe and not doubt, because the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea, blown and tossed by the wind. James 1:6

PRAYER TEAM The prayer ministry team are around after the service if you would like someone to pray with you please see Norman or Neil or look for the members with badges on .Building a prayer culture takes time. Please use this ministry to make a difference.

T@P meets next on Wed 18th December in Cloughey (Finnegan Hall) and in Greyabbey (Upper Room) at 7.30pm. It would be great to see you there.

PRAYER TEXT If you have a particular issue or health problem and you would like at least 40 people to be praying for you please send it through to 07754 193 347. All requests will be kept confidential.

T@P updates for December are around the church and information area, please use one and keep praying each day of the week.




Welcome Team for December: GR
Elder – Colin Muldoon
Team Leader – Victor Mitchell
Rosemary Angus Andrew Cole
Laura Finlay Zara Hamilton


Welcome Team for December: CL
Patricia Dorrian William Dorrian Pauline Ringland
Elders:
1st: Ronald, Alan, Leonard
8th: Ronald, Richard, David
15th: Alan, Richard, David
22nd: Ronald, Alan, Richard
29th: Ronald, Alan, John



Solid Ground on Sunday Team: December
Colin Muldoon Victor Mitchell
Sharon Muldoon Heather MacArthur



Flowers Rota


Flowers Rota: CL





Flowers Rota: GR



 
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TIDES – Daily Emailed Devotional
In the constant cycle of life, it is important for the people of God today to maintain a rhythm of devotion. PCI have a resource for ordinary followers of Jesus with a regular pattern of bible reading and prayer that will provoke lives of service and mission. If you would like to investigate this resource you can do so at www.presbyterianireland.org/tides