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Why I am still an Anglican

by Karen
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Dear Friends Last month I wrote about why I was still a Christian. But why an Anglican Christian? To begin with I was a cradle Anglican, born into a church-going family, my mother being the organist at Holy Trinity Ballylesson. I was baptised, went to Sunday School and was confirmed by the then Bishop of […]

Rory, Denise and Gideon Wilson – Home from Uganda

by Karen
The Wilsons

We have been back in Bangor for four months now and despite it being a transition period, it has been mostly positive with lots of support in the local community, our church, family, and friends. We are humbled and grateful. We have enjoyed good weather and been out and about around the North of Ireland. […]

Mission Partners Chris and Lotta Strajnic in Sweden

by Karen
Strajnic

Dear Mission Partners and Friends, We have started up our regular bible study group in Uppsala and our new bible study in Stockholm city. I (Chris) will take on an apprentice called Simon who is 21 years old, (more about him in the next prayer update) and we will have a new couple moving from […]

Men’s Club

by Karen
Men's Bowls

Once again, the end of summer is approaching and as the summer activities come to an end, we look forward to the commencement of the new indoor bowling season. The club will recommence on Tuesday 12th September 2017 at 7.30pm in the Parish Hall. We hope to see a full attendance of our present members […]

Hall Funding from Belfast City Council

by Karen
Knockbreda team at Stormont

As you may have heard Knockbreda are delighted to have been awarded funding (in principal) from Belfast City Council of £250,000 to upgrade our halls. This will be a tremendous boost to the church but also the much wider community that uses our facilities. We will now enter the due diligence process with the council […]

Keep up to date with Bitesize Bible

by Karen
CrossAndBible

Have you checked out our You Tube channel? You can keep up to date with Bill’s Bitesize Bible series on our You Tube channel and also on our Facebook page. Check them regularly to keep up to date on what is going on in church.

Funeral of Derek Cheatley.

by Karen
Wooden Cross on Holy Bible

A service of thanksgiving for the life of Derek Cheatley will be held in Knockbreda Parish Church at 11.30am on Friday 13th January.

Knockbreda Scramblers

by Karen
Sunday School

Scramblers at Knockbreda meets on Sunday mornings from 10.20am to 11.15am and is open to boys and girls from Nursery to P3.  It’s all about learning from God in the Bible in a fun and interactive environment.  We meet in the minor hall during church time.  There’s stories, songs, prayers, games, crafts and memory verses […]

Spring Craft Fair

by Karen
May Craft Fair

Thanks to everyone who helped plan and prepare for the Spring Craft Fair. A fab day was had by all who came along. People were welcomed by the band playing as they arrived before heading in to the hall for some tea/coffee and scones and a browse around the fantastic local crafts and plants on display. […]

Newtownbreda CSSM 2016

by Karen
CSSM 2016

Newtownbreda CSSM 2016 Is it ever too early to be looking forwards to the summer?! This year Newtownbreda CSSM will be running from Monday 25th July – Friday 29th August.  Newtownbreda CSSM has been running in the area for well over 30 years – it’s a joint venture between Knockbreda Parish, Saintfield Road Presbyterian, Cairnshill Methodist, Newtownbreda Baptist, […]