Parish Magazine February 2020

WEEKLY NOTICES 16th February 2020


  • HEALER PRAYER GROUP –  Tuesday at 7.15 pm in the Clergy Vestry.

  • BIBLE FELLOWSHIP –  St Patrick’s, Tuesday at 8.00 pm in the Choir Vestry  and St Columba’s on Wednesday at 8.00 pm

  • MID WEEK – Holy Communion on Wednesday at 10.30 am in St Patrick’s.

  • PRAYER SUPPORT –  Team Leader: Eleanor Burnett – Tel No. 075 1736 5589.

  • DAY OF PRAYER –  A Day of Prayer for young people on Sunday, 23rd February.

  • MINISTRY OF PRAYER – After morning and evening services in St Patrick’s in the Prayer Space.

  • LIVING FAITH – Sunday, 23rd February at 6.30 pm in St Patrick’s Church.  Theme: Loving Prayer.  Speaker: Fergus McMorrow Divine Healing Ministries.  All welcome.

  • PRAYER TRIPLETS – Sunday, 23rd February, an introduction to the concept and practise of Prayer Triplets.

  • CONFIRMATION – Preparation nights: 2nd & 23rd March & 11th May.

  • INTER CHURCH – An Inter Church night of worship and prayer is being hosted in St Patrick’s Church on Saturday, 7th March at 8.00 pm.  The focus is standing together and community needs. This is for all ages and all denominations.  All welcome.

  • VISITING THE SICK –  If you know of anyone who is sick and requires a visit in hospital or a pastoral visit at their home, please inform the Clergy. 


  • STILL ACTIVE – Minor Hall on Wednesday at 2.00 pm.  Talk by a member of The Dog’s Trust.

  • SOCIETY TREASURERS – Please ensure that all Society Treasurers submit their accounts to the Church Treasurer by Sunday.

  • JUMBLE SALE  – CL&CGB ‘Grand Spring Jumble Sale’, Friday, 6th March.   Please bring items to the hall on Thursday, 5th March but if donations need to be collected, please contact Alan Ross: 2589 2740 or 077 5991 6755. 

  • FIRST AID COURSE  – A refresher course will be held on Monday, 24th February in the Robing Room at 6.45 pm.  All those who are required to attend have been informed.

  • TABLE QUIZ  –  A Table Quiz will be held in St Patrick’s Church Hall on Tuesday, 17th March at 7.30 pm.  Refreshments will be served.  To register your teams, please contact Ronnie on 077 4077 2081.

  • KINGDOM WOMEN  –  Event for women on worship, teaching & prayer on 21st March in Belfast. See Emma for more information.  We plan to travel to together to Belfast.

  • TRIP TO THE HOLYLAND – In order to ascertain whether we will have sufficient numbers to organise a Trip to the Holy Land or if we will have to join up with another church group, we would appreciate it if those who have expressed an interest in this trip would telephone, email or write to the office to reaffirm their interest.  Please let the office know no later than the end of February.

  • SUMMER MADNESS – Friday, 26th – Sunday, 28th June, 2020.  Anyone interested in going, please see Lucy as soon as possible to book a place.   


  • KEYBOARD – Have you got a portable keyboard and stand to donate? Please let the Clergy or Church Office know as it could be used to begin a new ministry to the residents of Camphill Nursing Home.


Contact us

email: kilconriola@btconnect.com

phone: 028 2563 0741 (general enquiries only)

post: Church of Ireland, Castle Street, Ballymena. BT43 7BT

Northern Ireland Charity number: NIC103115

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We are proud to announce that St Patricks church received funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund for repairs to the Bell Tower and Church