A Worshipping Congregation Since 1865











16 Dec – Elaine Erwin & Alison Causby

23 Dec – Elaine Erwin & Alison Causby

16 Dec – Kirsty Patton & YF Members

23 Dec – Catering Committee

16 Dec – Phil C. & Carl H.

23 Dec – Gary & Ben L.



Fri 14th             7.30pm                             Bowls (Christmas Tournament)

Sat 15th            10am-12noon                  Coffee Morning (Catering Committee)

                           11.30am-12.30pm          Informal Prayer Time

Mon 17th          6.45pm                             G.B.

Tues 18th          6.30pm                            B.B. (C.S. Outing)

                            7.45pm                            Singing Practice                             

Thurs 20th        10am-12.30pm               Bowls

Sat 22nd            11.30am-12.30pm         Informal Prayer Time



10.45am           Prayer Meeting

11.30am            Rev. Jeff McWatters: all-age service with Discovery Sunday School

6pm                   “Candlelit” Carol Service, with refreshments afterwards


SPECIAL CHRISTMAS DAY SERVICE at 10.30am. This is an informal all-age service when children (and grown-ups) are encouraged to bring their new toys!


OFFICE – Please email announcements etc this week before Thursday. If you, or someone you know, is going into hospital, please let the office know. The Church Office will be closed from Monday 24th December Tuesday 1st January inclusive.



NOTE FROM THE TREASURER: due to the holiday season this year, we cannot guarantee that any donations received after TODAY will be included in 2018 accounts.

Gifts of BISCUITS for the Coffee Bar would be appreciated.

PRESBYTERIAN CHILDREN’S SOCIETY – envelopes are now available in the pews. Please support this worthy cause.

The ANNUAL CHRISTIAN AID CHRISTMAS STREET COLLECTION will take place this year on from Thursday 20th to Saturday 22nd December. The Strean slot this year will be on Saturday from 1.00 – 3.00pm. We need people, over 18, who can help cover our time – ideally if we have a pool of volunteers we can allocate half hour slots. Please contact Winifred McConkey on 91812435 or Helen Schofield on 91818285 / 07550012681 if you are able to help.

Please take a copy of the DAILY BIBLE READING GUIDE that is available in the pews. Additional copies are available in the Church Entrance and Welcome Area.

All payments for “WIDER WORLD” magazines to be in to Joan Wright before the end of December please (annual subscription £6).

Thank you to everyone who supported the FOODBANK and put items in the trolley. The food has been taken to the Foodbank, where is was gratefully received,  and the trolley will be back in the Welcome Area in the New Year.



 (Discovery Tots Crèche runs all year round during the morning service)

Thursday morning Bowls – Thursday 3rd @ 10am

Indoor Bowls – Friday 4th @ 7.30pm

Discovery Sunday School on Sunday 6th during church service

Craft Class – Monday 7th (tbc) @ 10.00am

G.B. – Monday 7th @ 6.45pm

Tots ‘n’ Toddlers – Tuesday 8th @ 10.15am

B.B. – Tuesday 8th @ 6.30pm

Singing Practice – tbc

Football & Fellowship – Wednesday 9th  (tbc) @ 8.30pm

Badminton Club – Thursday 10th @ 7.30pm

PW – Thursday 10th @ 7.45pm

Youth Club – Saturday 12th @ 6.45pm

Youth Fellowship – Sunday 13th @ 7pm

Men’s Fellowship – Thursday 17th @ 7.45pm



Events Calendar


Upcoming Events
Daily Bible Verse
praying hands praying hands