ANTRIM STREET PASTORS A drop-in information evening has been organised in Muckamore Community Centre on Thursday 29 August, 7:30-8:30pm. Come and meet our volunteers and find out more about what Street Pastors do and have any questions answered. If you are interested in joining the work of the Street Pastors in Antrim, their next block of training is planned for Saturday 5 October.
CHURCH OFFICE will be closed on Monday 26th August.
We are hoping to reprint “Your guide to First Antrim” by the end of August. Can you please advise the church office of any changes to your organisation before Friday 16 August, this includes times and contact phone numbers. The email address is below…. Thanks.
Sincere thanks to the whole congregation on behalf of myself, Cameron and the wider family circle for all your prayers and support over this last week since Julie passed away. All the meals and visits have been much appreciated. Jason Alexander
FREE SCHOOL UNIFORM BANK To date there has been a fantastic response and there are uniforms for most of the schools in Antrim. We have set aside dates for distributing these uniforms, Thursday 15 and Friday 16 August from 10am—12pm in the church halls. If you know of anyone who would benefit from the uniform bank, please let them know of these dates & times. ALL ITEMS ARE FREE! Thank you. We have set aside dates for distributing these uniforms,
TEARFUND The Tearfund collection today will be used to support their partners in Bangladesh who are helping the Rohinga refugee children who fled Myanmar following severe persecution. Tearfund is providing a safe space in the refugee camps for
children, many of whom are orphans, to overcome the trauma they have endured including the horrific scenes they witnessed. “Following Jesus where the need is greatest”.
WOVEN An invitation for all women of 1st Antrim, to come along and join us for some chat, to share crafts, have fellowship and coffee. We will meet in the Dixon Room from 7-9pm. For more info, see Heather Brownlee or Frances Alison.