A Message to the Diocese from Bishop David

As we start to make preparations to return to ‘in-church worship’ Bishop David brings a word about things that we need to keep out as we move back into our buildings and aspects of Christian discipleship that we need to bring back in. He says, “As the Church, Christ’s body, we need to be reconnectingContinue reading “A Message to the Diocese from Bishop David”

Praying today, ‘Come Holy Spirit’

On this Pentecost Sunday (Whitsunday), the final day of our 10 Days of Prayer we pray, ‘Come Holy Spirit’. Almighty God,who on the day of Pentecostsent your Holy Spirit to the apostleswith the wind from heaven and in tongues of flame,filling them with joy and boldness to preach the gospel:By the power of the sameContinue reading “Praying today, ‘Come Holy Spirit’”

The Irish Blessing

The Irish Blessing video premiered on YouTube on the morning of Pentecost Sunday. It recognises and honours the dedication of all involved in providing essential services during these challenging times – over 300 churches and ministries from our island are represented. The project was jointly organised by Philip McKinley, a Dublin–based Church of Ireland ordinand,Continue reading “The Irish Blessing”

Belmont District Churches Pentecost Service

St Molua’s is a member of the local Belmont District Council of Churches. We meet regularly to share information and for fellowship. It is wonderful and so beneficial to meet with our brothers and sisters in Christ together. As a group we hold three united services each year, and each church takes turns to host.Continue reading “Belmont District Churches Pentecost Service”

10 Days of Prayer from Ascension to Pentecost

For the ten days from Ascension to Pentecost, Bishop David is calling the churches of Down and Dromore to a renewed focus on prayer for a spiritual harvest.  He invites us to personal prayer and to join with others around the diocese in using the resources that we will make available each day.  The 10 DaysContinue reading “10 Days of Prayer from Ascension to Pentecost”

Special edition of Parish Magazine launched

In light of the current lockdown restrictions, we have decided to publish a special online edition of our parish magazine CONTACT. This can be found in the downloads section of the website, under Resources, along with copies of previous editions from the past year or so. We hope you enjoy reading the various articles andContinue reading “Special edition of Parish Magazine launched”