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Doreen’s visit to Mombasa

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In Mid-December 2018 Mrs Doreen Preston travelled with her daughter Claire to East Africa to visit a Christian Community in Mombasa The invitation for Doreen to preach came in a round-a-bout sort of way. Doreen’s daughter Claire publishes a religious blog on the internet and out of the blue she was contacted by a pastor […]

Christingle Service Omagh Methodist Church

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On Sunday 16th December Omagh Methodist Church continued its celebration of Advent with a Christingle Service in the morning at 11.30 am and a candlelit Carol Service in the evening at 7.00 pm. The morning service was led by the Sunday School with the younger children proudly displaying the Cristingles which they had made. Older […]

Mayne Organ Dedication

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On Sunday the 2nd December at 3.00 pm friends, family and Circuit members gathered for a special service of worship and celebration at Mayne Methodist Church. The highlight on this occasion was the Dedication of a new organ – a Clavinova –  in memory of the late Percy Hawkes, who was a much loved valued […]

Carers’ Carol Service 06.12.18

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On Thursday 6th December a meaningful and significant service was held in the Silverbirch Hotel in Omagh, celebrating and remembering those who serve as carers for loved ones (organised by the Western Health and Social Care Trust). The carol service recognised and supported people in their demanding role. Our prayer is that all who lovingly […]

Togherdoo Gospel Concert

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On the evening of Saturday 24 November 2018 Togherdoo Methodist Church was filled to capacity to enjoy a night of wonderful Gospel Music by Paul Silcock, Katie McGown and Kingdom Bound.  All Proceeds from the concert were in aid of The Surf Project.  The Project, which is based in Portrush, seeks to enhance the personal, social, […]

Men’s Breakfast 24 November

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On Saturday 24th November 23 men came to together for breakfast and worship in the Perter Good Hall.  After a short time of prayer and praise John Buchanan introduced Roy Dreaning, well-known to many of those present as the lead singer of the Gospel Group, “Live Issue”. Roy had been invited to tell the story […]

Remembrance Day Service 11.11.18

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Remembrance Day Service, Sunday 11th September 2018  The Centenary of the Armistice which ended the First World War on 11th November 1918 was marked in Omagh by a large parade of ex-servicemen and civilians with a full turn-out of the town’s youth organisations. Following a Service of Remembrance in Omagh Academy the parade assembled at […]

Men’s Breakfast, 27 October 2018

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A Men’s Breakfast was held in the Peter Good Hall of Omagh Methodist Church on Saturday , 27th October at which the guest speaker was Rev Mark Lennox.   As requested, Rev Mark spoke of his coming to faith and his call to full time ministry. Always wanting to be a teacher, after his degree he […]

“Count Your Blessings”

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On Wednesday 17th October 63 members from the praise group “Count Your Blessings” based in County Antrim, visited Omagh Methodist Church. This group with their leader enjoys trips together and were staying in the Silverbirch Hotel, Omagh.  Members of the MWI had organised lunch for the group after member Irene Allison had been approached about […]

Mayne Harvest 15.10.18

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The Monday evening Harvest Service in Mayne is always well attended and this year was no exception. The church was well filled with Mayne Methodists supported by friends and guests from neighbouring churches in the community and in Omagh. The service was led by Rev Eleanor Hayden who welcomed the choral Group “Voices in Praise […]