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Omagh Harvest 2022

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Omagh Methodist Church Harvest Services 2022 Harvest services were held in Omagh Methodist on Sunday 2 October.  For the morning service the church welcomed back Rev Mervyn Ewing, accompanied by his wife Helena.  Both were active members of Omagh Methodist until when Mervyn was ordained and moved away to take charge of churches in other […]

Book of Condolence signed

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On Wednesday 14 September 2022 Rev Eleanor Hayden visited the MAPS office in Omagh to sign a Book of Condolence on the death of Her Gracious Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II.   Also present were His Grace the Duke of Abercorn [seated]and Mr Robert Scott, Lord Lieutenant of the County, standing next to Rev Eleanor.

Baby Oliver Barton Christened

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On Sunday 11 September 2022 Rev Eleanor Hayden had the pleasure of christening Baby Oliver Barton, infant son of David and Mandy.   As the photo below shows it was a real family occasion, perhaps made poignant by the fact that morning service began with a tribute to the memory of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, […]

Painting Party

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On Friday 2 September a small group of men from the church assembled with paint brushes to put an undercoat on the church railings.   Gordon Aiken assured his volunteers the job would only take a couple of hours, starting at 10.00am.  Having stopped for tea and buns at 1.00 pm, the job finished at 3.00 […]

Drumquin Teddies

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Teddy Bears Picnic, Drumquin Methodist Church Over the weekend of Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th June Ethel McClelland B.E.M. organised  a Teddy Bears Picnic in Drumquin Methodist Church to raise money for Care for Cancer and Smiles – a charity that supports Romanian orphanages.   Over a period of many months Ethel had accumulated over 400 […]

Jubilee RUC GC Service

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OMAGH METHODISTS HOST JUBILEE CHURCH SERVICE On Sunday 5 June members of Omagh Methodist Church joined with Omagh RUC (George Cross) Welfare Support Group to hold a service in celebration of the Queens Platinum Jubilee 2022.  The service was led by Rev Eleanor Hayden who began by extending a warm welcome to all those in […]

Reception service 5 June 2022

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Reception Service, Sunday 5 June 2022 During the morning service on Sunday 5 June Adam Loughlin and Lucy Hawkes were received into full membership of the Church,  The service was conducted by Rev Eleanor Hayden with members of Lucy and Adam’s family part of the large congregation in attendance to welcome them into the church […]

Craft Fair 28 May 2022

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Church Fair, Saturday 28 May 2022 On Saturday 28 May a Craft Fair was held in the Peter God Hall in aid of Mayne Methodist Church.  There were a dozen or so stalls offering everything from handmade bird boxes to artisan Jams and preserves.  There was admiration for the artwork on stall selling handmade greetings […]

Sunday School Service

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Sunday School Service, 22 May 2022 On Sunday 22 May morning service was dedicated to the Children of the Sunday School and their teachers.  Bible passages relating to children were read by the older members of the group while the youngest were encouraged to walk, jog and run round the church to get a better […]

Baby George Christened

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On Sunday 1 May 2022  the christening took place of baby George Alan son of Ian and Ruth Armstrong