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MWI Meeting 18 February 2019

by OMC

On Monday 18th February a record number of ladies attended the MW! Meeting in the Dick Bell Room. Ida and Sarah from the Child Evangelism Fellowship gave a very informative and interesting presentation, showing the work with children and young people in Lapland. The photograph shows our speakers with dolls dressed in National Costume.

Global Vision Sunday 24 February

by OMC

Omagh Methodist Church is hosting the annual Global Vision service on Sunday 24 February 2019 at 7.00pm for the North West and Lakelands Districts of the Methodist Church in Ireland.  The service will be led by Rev. Eleanor Hayden, District Superintendent of the North West District and the Church has extended invitations to two special […]

Hanna Pollock Christened 10.02.19

by OMC

On Sunday 10th February Rev Eleanor welcomed members of the Pollock and McQuade families, gathered for the Christening of baby Hanna Elizabeth, first child of  Lee and Holly Pollock.    Four generations were present to celebrate the occasion – Great Grandparents, Grandparents, Uncles, Aunts, Cousins and friends – to the extent that Rev Eleanor at one […]

Men’s Breakfast Evening Event 24.01.19

by OMC

On Thursday 24th January 2019 some 60 men gathered in the Church for a service at which the special speaker was Michael Kelly, Managing Editor of The Irish Catholic. Michael is well-known in the Omagh community. He was born in the town and educated at St Patrick’s High School before progressing to Maynooth College where […]

Food Hygiene Course

by OMC

The word hospitality brings to mind tables filled with tray-bakes, sandwiches, pots of good coffee and tea. Being hospitable, in our understanding, means to be gracious with our welcome, gifted at creating an atmosphere that invites community and relationship building. Everyone appreciates this kind of hospitality, and it is an important aspect of serving others. […]

Doreen’s visit to Mombasa

by OMC

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

by OMC

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

by OMC

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

by OMC

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

by OMC

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, […]