Posts from 2019

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Mayne Hervest 14.10.19

by OMC

Mayne Methodist Church celebrated the second of its Harvest Services on Monday 14th October at 8.00 pm. Mr Gareth Hayden welcomed Rev Lorna Dreaning from Enniskillen as the special speaker and the Voices in Praise choral group from Omagh. The church was beautifully decorated with fruits and flowers of field and farm, with each window […]

Visit to Methodist Historical Society 07.10.19

by OMC

On Monday 7 October seven members of the Men’s Breakfast Fellowship visited Edgehill House in Belfast as guests of the Methodist Historical Society of Ireland.   On arrival Mrs Jennifer Stutt, Society Secretary warmly welcomed them.   Following refreshments the party moved to the Society’s offices on the lower ground floor. Here they were introduced […]

Omagh Harvest Services 06.10.19

by OMC

Omagh Methodists celebrated the harvest with two services on Sunday 6th October. The special preacher at the morning service was Rev Tom Deacon; the evening service was led by Rev Richard Johnston. At both services the church choral group, “Voices in Praise” led the worship and sang four anthems under the direction of Mrs Betty […]

Old MacDonald Vintage Coffee Day

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Photo: Peter Good Hall set up for Old MacDonald Vintage Coffee Day  On Saturday 21 September members of Mayne Methodist Church, supported by Rev Eleanor and friends in the Omagh Church, held a coffee day in the Peter Good Hall to raise funds for their building programme. The venture was given the intriguing title “Old […]

Rev David Cupples Camino experience

by OMC

On Wednesday 18th September during “Good Relation Week”  Omagh Churches Forum held an open meeting to which they invited Rev David Cupples from Enniskillen to speak about his 960 km trek on the Camino de Santiago.  The photo below shows Rev David with Rev Eleanor Hayden, current Chair of Omagh Churches Forum and Mrs Esther Millar, […]

M.W.I. Air Ambulance

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On Monday 16th September representatives of AANI [Air Ambulance Northern Ireland] were guests of Omagh M.W.I.  Following prayer and reflection Anne McBain, introduced the guest speakers.  Using slides to illustrate their talk Michelle and Damien outlined how HEMS [Helicopter Emergency Medical Service] was set up in Northern Ireland and how it operates.  Based on the […]

God’s Garden 21.07.19

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On Sunday 21 July 2019 the special preacher at the morning service was Miss Audrey Hodge, Clerk of Session , 1st Omagh Presbyterian Church.  Audrey’s memorable sermon on St John’s third letter included the following advice on what to plant in a church garden In growing a healthy, fruit-bearing church, try this plan: Plant three […]

Mayne Sunday School Service

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On Sunday 15th June Mayne Methodist Church held its annual Sunday School Service. The special speaker at the morning service was Miss Audrey Hodge who spoke to the children in a way which engaged their attention and caught their imagination. After her address each child was presented with a gift from the Sunday School before […]

Sunday School Service 09.06.10

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Children’s Day Service Sunday 9th June 2019 The morning service on Sunday 9th June was taken by the Sunday School, with Miss Audrey Hodge as the guest speaker. Under the guidance of their teachers, Mrs Orla Giles and Mrs Kim Paskin, the children led in prayer, read passages of Scripture,  sang songs, told stories and […]

MWI Outing 08.06.19

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MWI Outing to Hillsborough On Saturday 8th June Omagh Methodist MWI linked up with 1st Omagh Presbyterian PW for a joint outing to Hillsborough Castle. Following a guided tour of the Castle and a stroll in the gardens the group moved on to Annahilt for a very enjoyable meal in “The Pheasant” restaurant.  The next […]