April 2019

What’s On:

Bowling Club meet each Monday night at 8:00 pm. All visitors and new members welcome.

Midweek meets in the Minor Hall on Wednesday evening at 8:00 pm and finishes on Wednesday 10 April.  A shorter time of prayer will continue on Wednesdays from 1May at 8:30pm in the Minor Hall.

PW meet on Tuesday 9April at 8:00 pm for a Vintage Tea and AGM.

Youth Fellowship:

The picture below shows the youth fellowship leaders after a long day of study with Chris Little. Looking at the reading material recommended.

In the photo is Shirlee McKeown, William Anderson, Paula Anderson and Darren Clarke.

  • Sunday 14 April, 7:00 – 9:00 pm: YF meet at William and Paula’s house for ‘Walk and talk the cross’. (address 7 Tullyneil Road).
  • Sunday 28 April, 7:00 – 9:00 pm: YF meet in Clogherney Church, with guest speaker Sarah Stockdale (SU E3 worker).
  • Sunday 12 May, 7:00 – 9:00 pm: YF meet at William and Paula’s house for William’s big birthday bash with BBQ.

Campaigners parents’ night is on Friday 12 April at 7:00 pm in Clogherney Church Hall.  All are welcome.

Inters and Craftsmen sections are reminded of the Splash canoeing outing on Saturday 1June followed by lunch at McDonalds.  Leaving Sixmilecross Church carpark at 9:00 am sharp and back for 12:30 pm-ish.

Seskinore Presbyterian Church invite you to a praise evening on Sunday 14 April at 7:30 pm.  ‘Come along for an evening of your favourite hymns old and new!’

Minister’s Annual Leave:

Norman is on holiday from Monday 22 to Sunday 28 April inclusive. Rev Jonathan Cowan is providing emergency pastoral cover during this time (028 8224 0556).

Looking ahead:

  • Keep Friday evening 10 May free in your diary for our Annual Church Family Meal.  We will be bringing in outside caterers as last year to give everyone a well-earned rest!  More info coming in the May announcements.
  • Pre-communion Sunday is on 5 May
  • Communion Sunday is 12 May.
  • PW joint outing with Clogherney to Hillsborough Castle Saturday 18 May

Dates further into the future can be found on the calendar on the church website at www.sixmilecrosspc.org  

Porch Duty:

April Alistair Gibson & Linda Brown
May William Hetherington & Stephen Brown


7 April Paula Anderson and Elaine Black
14 April Heather Anderson & Family
21 April Easter Sunday – no cheche
28 April No Creche
5 May Jackie and Stuart Gibson
12 May Elaine Black & Nancy Kerr
19 May Deborah Crawford & Danielle Hetherington
26 May Jennifer Clarke & Paula Anderson
2 June Judith Beacom & Family
9 June Children’s Sunday

Anyone who would like to help with Creche please speak to Elaine Black.

Sunday Services: 10:30 am – Rev Norman Smyth

Sunday 14 April Tearfund Sunday (Offering for Tearfund can be placed in a blank envelope and marked with your FWO number and “Tearfund”’
Friday 19 April
at 8:00 pm
Good Friday service in Johnston Memorial Hall
Easter Sunday 21 April 6:30 am   10:30 am
Dawn Service in Knockmany
Easter Day service with Dr Joe Thompson
Sunday 28 April Rev John Seawright

Sunday morning prayer time:  Every Sunday morning there is a short time of prayer from 10:00 – 10:15 am in the Minister’s Room.  All are welcome.