Posts from October 2019

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Danum camerata 29.10.10

by OMC

On Tuesday 29 October Omagh Methodist Church was delighted to welcome the musical group Danum Camerata.   By way of introduction their leader and organist, Carey Williams, explained that “Danum” was the Roman name for Doncaster and while the group is based in South Yorkshire its members come from places as far apart as Denmark […]

Men’s Breakfast 26.10.19

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The guest speaker at the Men’s Breakfast Fellowship on Saturday 26 October was Mr Albert Blackburn. Albert had been invited by John Buchanan to share his story of faith and fortune from boyhood in Newtownstewart to present day. On leaving school aged 15 he joined the British Army; following basic training he was stationed in […]

M.W.I. Breakfast 19.10.19

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  On Saturday 19 October 2019 Omagh Methodist M.W.I hosted a breakfast in the Peter Good Hall for some 50 ladies from around the circuit and from neighbouring churches.  The special Speaker was Mrs Neilly from Ballymoney. MWI President, Anne McBain, opened proceedings with a word of welcome for everyone, especially Mrs Neilly and visitors.  […]

Mayne Hervest 14.10.19

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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

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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

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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 […]