#EXPLORE – We have moved venue…

We are very excited to let you know that we have moved venue to Ballinderry Primary School for our regular meetings. We are delighted to have this opportunity because the school offers us lots of exciting facilities and the potential to make our meetings bigger and better.  We are still...

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Christmas news from Gerald and Louise in Kenya

 A Christmas update below from Gerald and Louise…………… We want to wish you a very happy Christmas and a wonderful new year in 2019.  We have some exciting news and a big change for 2019—we are expecting twins to arrive late March!!  We are very grateful that Louise has had...

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CAP Money Course

Elmwood Presbyterian Church are running a CAP money course open to everyone starting Wednesday 16th January at 10am and running for 3 weeks in Ballymacash Community Centre. The course is free and based on biblical principles. It will teach you budgeting skills and help you manage if you are in...

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Junior Badminton Club support ORE

Well done and thank you to the Ballinderry Junior Badminton Club members who generously donated some rackets and shuttlecocks for the ORE children in Ethiopia. Also a £50 donation was gratefully received and will be put to very good use in Mekelle. The children who visit the ORE centres on a daily basis do not...

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Holiday Bible Club in Kenya

An update from Gerald and Louise our crosslinks partners in Kenya on their Holiday Bible Club.Next Monday they begin ‘Cross Camp’ with hopefully 40 young people (so far 36 have signed up and paid!) This is for young people who are between 14 and 18 mainly. It is iServe’s first...

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Update on ORE container

The container has now been completely packed and collected fromBelfast. It is being shipped to Djibouti and will then travel  by road toMekelle in Northern Ethiopia. It will take up to 40 days for it to arrive.  SO MANY people and organisations have contributed by way of goods and also...

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For unto us a child is born

Advent and Christmas are fast approaching, so here is a reminder of our various services during this special time of the year. On Sunday the 9th of December our Sunday School children take centre stage as they share the Christmas story with us in the morning service at 11.30am.  This...

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ORE Container Shipment Update

Thank you to everyone for the interest in this project over the last few weeks. We planned to send a few cartons of clothes to ORE but things have progressed further! We have now purchased a shipping  container and will pack it during November for onward shipping to Makelle. We...

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Blythswood Care shoebox appeal

At the end of September we launch our annual Christmas shoebox appeal in church. This year we are doing things a little differently and using a local Christian charity that will distribute the boxes. This is Blythswood Care’s 25th year of doing so. You can find out more about the...

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