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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. […]

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 […]

Knockbreda Parish presents Sleeping Beauty

by Karen
Sleeping Beauty

The winter is cold and long so come along to this spectacular pantomime that will warm you inside and out! Friday 6th February: 7:30pm Saturday 7th February: 2:30pm Saturday 7th February: 7:30pm Adults: £7 Concession: £4 (children 2-16yrs, 65+ yrs – children under two sitting on a parent’s/carer’s knee are free) Family ticket: (2 adults, […]

CAP – Christians Against Poverty

by Heather Elliott
CAP logo

A big Thank You to all who so generously provided items for CAP Christmas Hampers or donated to the Fuel Fund. Three car loads were brought to St Finian’s where a busy team sorted the items and prepared the Hampers for delivery.

Mothers’ Union

by Heather Elliott
Mothers' Union

At their December meeting Members of the Mothers’ Union provided gifts for Christian Against Poverty Christmas Hampers and enjoyed ‘quizzing’, ‘crafting’ and festive readings topped off with a lovely supper.    

September News

by Karen
September

With summer nearly over all of our organisations and clubs are starting up again and September is looking like a very busy month. Check out the upcoming events  and mark those important dates in your diary.

Presentation to Eleanor

by Karen
Presentation to Eleanor

On Sunday 6th July the parish made a presentation to Eleanor for her new home. Alan said a few words on behalf of the parish and Edith and Tasha presented Eleanor with a gift and flowers. For more photos see our gallery

Institution of Rev Bill Press

by Karen
Bill's Institution

On June 26th Bishop Harold Miller instituted Rev Bill Press as Rector of Knockbreda Parish. The address was given by Rev Eddie Coulter who is an old friend of Bill’s and who, like Bill, is a past curate of Knockbreda Parish under our former Rector and Archdeacon of Down, Ven Philip Patterson. Bill was previously Rector […]

Going Bananas 2014

by Karen
Going Bananas

This year at Going Bananas we were on a mission: to spread the word about God whilst having bucket loads of fun! The Holy Week club, held in the Church halls, proved popular as ever, as around 50 kids came each morning for songs, lessons and lots of banter, with special guests Detective P. Nut […]