St Agnes’ Parish Bulletin 25th November 2018

Parish News…

Last week’s Weekly Offertory Promise collection amounted to £2668.00

Thank you for your continued and generous support.

ST AGNES’ SENIORS’ CHRISTMAS DINNER: Will be held on MONDAY 3rd December in the Ballymac Hotel from 1pm-5.30pm. ( Bus will be leaving at 12.15pm sharp to arrive in time for 1pm ) All pensioners of the parish who wish to attend please register your name and meal choice (Turkey & Ham or Fish (Cod) Pavlova or Pudding ) with Kate in the Parish Office 02890 615702. ( Just a few spaces left )

SVP CHRISTMAS CARDS Are now available to purchase from the Sacristy. £3 per pack, 10 cards in a pack. Thank you for your continued support.

TROCAIRE GLOBAL/CHRISTMAS GIFTS Are available to purchase from the Sacristy from now until Christmas Eve

ST AGNES’ PARISH CHRISTMAS CAROL SERVICE Will take place on Sunday 16th December at 6pm. All welcome to come along and join in!

SVDP CHRISTMAS COLLECTION Will be held on the weekend of 1st /2nd Dec. Many thanks for your very generous support throughout the year.

Remember in Prayer…

Recently Deceased: Mary Gribbin

Those whose anniversaries occur at this time: Hannah & John Galbraith, Agnes Duffy, Gerry Porter, Alfie Mc Glinchey, Marie Ferris, John O’ Rawe, Kay Brankin, Paul Shiels.

May they rest in peace

What’s on Locally…

AND NURSERY UNIT Invitation to attend our Open Day on Tuesday 4th December 2018. 1.30pm & 6pm. 26 Nursery and 111 Primary one places.(Proposal to reduce to 87 places pending a decision from DE ) All parents and children welcome. Refreshments provided.

SLOW DOWN FOR ADVENT.
11am – 3pm Saturday 1 December, Clonard Monastery.

Light hearted prayer and reflection to help you slow down and be in tune with the season. Led by Breige O’Hare. Donation £5. Bring a packed lunch. Booking essential. Ring Clonard 02890445950 or contact Breige at 07565502662

First Saturday Devotions will take place in St. Matthias Church Glen Rd and Holy Family Church Limestone Rd on the 3rd November.

3pm Exposition, Confessions, Rosary and Act of Consecration and 4pm Mass.

TUTOR Private Tutor Available for GCSE and A-Level History and Religious Education and GL Assessment Prep. Experienced Grammar School Teacher with over 10 years experience. Proven Track Record of Success. Contact 07737783733 for more details.

JOHN THE BAPTIST SCHOOL Christmas Fayre Sunday 2nd Dec from 10.30am– 12pm . All Welcome

STORMONT ROSARY FOR LIFE - Please join us in praying the Rosary for the protection of Ireland’s unborn babies at Parliament Buildings, Stormont (Main Gates) Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast at 3pm on Saturday 8th December, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception. For more information contact the Rosary Crusade for Ireland on 028 9027 8484.

BEECH HALL DAY CENTRE Christmas Fayre Thursday 13th December 2018 10am-1pm. There will be plants for sale, bric a brac, tombola, tea and coffee and light snacks etc. Everyone is welcome to come along and show much needed support.

LEGION OF MARY REGINA COELI HOSTEL 8-10 LAKE GLEN AVENUE – Would be very grateful if you could help with donations to provide each of their guests with a bag of gifts on Christmas morning. Any donations would be a great help towards making Christmas a more joyful occasion for guests. Suitable items: Hat, scarf, gloves, socks, nightwear, jewellery, Shower-gel, bath sets, make-up, slippers. All donations to be left into the Hostel thank you.

Free Burglary Prevention Event Get your FREE beat the burglar kit at your local distribution event on Monday 26th Nov 2018 at 12pm in Upper Andersonstown Community Forum at Tullymore.

Wednesday 28th Nov 2018 at 1pm in St Michaels Parish Hall. Please note that kits must be signed for by the householder and are limited to one per household.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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