A Happy Christmas from Stephen, Lesley-Ann, Finn & Eric! Thank you for every expression of Christmas goodwill we have received; we pray that you and yours know the “good news of great joy” that comes wrapped up in Jesus!
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS: John and Claire Dixon are deeply grateful to members of First for their love and care shown throughout 2018. We deeply appreciate the prayers and concerns expressed and the welcome given on our visits. As we all celebrate Christ's coming as Saviour of the world, we are grateful for your love expressed in cards and letters. We assure you of daily prayer for you, your families and the congregation of First Antrim. We wish you much spiritual blessing at Christmas and throughout 2019.
A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who in any way helped with Christmas @ The Church Gate
THANK YOU to the congregation for their generosity towards the Hamper Appeal. All 40 hampers have been given out around our community. Pray that they will be a blessing to those who have received them.
CHRISTMAS SHARING & INVITING : at various times each day from Monday 17—Saturday 22 December the plan is to serve Christmas refreshments to those who pass our premises and extend an invitation to come along to our Christmas services. Information as to exact times will appear in future bulletins and the hope is you might consider signing up for a slot. Christmas attire optional!
CHRISTMAS @ THE CHURCH GATE Are you free to share Christ-mas refreshments on any of these dates & times? Make use of the sign up sheets to get involved!
Monday 17th // 10:30am—2pm
Tuesday 18th // 3-5pm
Wednesday 19th // 10:30am—2pm
Thursday 20th // 3-5pm
Friday 21st // 10:30am—2pm Saturday 22nd // 11am—2pm
FRIENDSHIP GROUP The group meets again on 19 December when we will celebrate Christmas music from Heidi and friends. Please feel welcome to join us. If you have planned to attend the carol service in High Street, please remember that it is on 12 December @ 10:30am.
2ND ANTRIM BOYS’ BRIGADE Christmas Party!
Anchor Boys and Junior Section 6:30-8pm, Christmas jumpers may be worn.
Company Section 7-9:30pm.
Christmas holidays are Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve.
BB resumes on 7 January 2019.
ELEVATION PM “I’m a celebrity get me out of here” Christmas Extravaganza on Sunday 16 December. Put your jungle shorts on & get ready for some bush tucker trials!
FRIENDS OF GOD CLUB Christmas Special Evening Service Sunday 16 December @ 6:30pm There will be a full practice for the evening service in the halls @ 11am. Please have your children in the church building for 5:45pm to facilitate seating and rehearsal. Thanks.
CHURCH WEEKEND AT HOME Dominic’s 3 talks were recorded @ CD’s can be ordered through Paul Little. You can also listen to them on the Church website.