Stuart & Steph Balmer

New Pastoral Assistant

My name is Stuart Balmer and I’m delighted to be starting at Knockbreda this month. I recently married Steph, who works as a midwife in the Ulster Hospital while continuing her studies at Queen’s University. I grew up in the local area and attended secondary school and university in Belfast....

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Latest news from Knockbreda 19th January

Latest news from Knockbreda Parish Dear parishioners and friends, ‘Therefore, 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.’ Romans 12.1 As you know, in-person corporate worship is not...

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Latest news from Knockbreda 26th June

Dear parishioners and friends of Knockbreda, Faithful Delivery As I write this email on Friday morning I hope you are looking forward to your ‘Faithful Delivery’. Keep an eye out for a small parcel which should be arriving at your door this afternoon, delivered by our faithful team of volunteers....

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Two new canons appointed in Down Cathedral

Revd Bill Press (rector of Knockbreda) and Revd Helene Steed (rector of Dundela), have both accepted Bishop David’s invitation to become canons in Down Cathedral.Bill said: “I’m delighted to receive this unexpected appointment in Down cathedral. I look forward to serving God and the gospel in whatever way I can in...

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indoor bowls

Men’s Club

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...

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