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Rector’s Letter March 2018

by Karen
Bill Press

Dear friends, Saint Patrick’s Remarkable Achievement ‘I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God – this is your true and proper worship. 2 Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.’  Romans […]

Chris and Lotta Strajnic – Prayer Update January 2018

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Chris & Lotta Strajnic

Dear partners and friends in mission, “Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.” Psalm 119:105 We started this year with a week of holiday for we had so much things going on during the holiday and we really needed a week off before this year’s programme starts. Now […]

Rector’s Letter – February 2018

by Karen
Bill Press

  Why I am still an Evangelical In the final part of this trio of letters for the Breda Messenger I’d like to outline why I am not just an Anglican Christian, but an Anglican Evangelical Christian.  Although not particularly en vogue today, there has been a noble tradition of Evangelical belief in the Church […]

Change to service times and Sunday School time

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We are extending our 10.30am morning service time into January. Early morning communion will be at 9.00am each Sunday. Sunday School will now be from 10.50am-11.45am. Thank you for your continued support and understanding at this challenging time.

Why I am still an Anglican

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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

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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

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Chris & Lotta 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

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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 […]