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District Newsletter

The first edition of the new district newsletter is now available containing news and stories from around the district.

North Eastern District Newsletter November 2019

Storehouse – items for each month in 2019

Storehouse has asked each church to contribute designated items of food / clothing to ensure that they have the right amount of each item. In Sydenham we have been invited to contribute the following items during each month.

December – Tinned Potatoes

TOM 31 weekend – 18 – 20 October 2019

‘Team on Mission’ visited our church for a weekend of fellowship & activities which included a games night and a quiz night, the Sunday morning service and Messy Church.

Harvest Service 13 October 2019

Supporting Store House & Street Pastors

World Development & Relief 50th Anniversary!

2019/20 is a special year for the Methodist Church in Ireland, as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of World Development & Relief.

To mark this milestone, WDR are looking for 50 people, churches, youth groups or families to run a Footprints Fundraiser. This can be anything you like; a coffee morning, table quiz, sponsored walk … WDR staff Tim & Laura will be happy to help you in any way they can.

If you’d like to play your part in the fight against poverty, email worlddevelopment@irishmethodist.org or call 028 9076 7969.

Summer 2019 edition of our Church Magazine

Holiday Bible Club

A ‘Super’ time was had by all the children who came along to our Holiday Bible Club during the first week of July, as they learnt what it meant to be a superhero through bible stories, games, crafts & fun. 

Welcome to the church family!

On Sunday 26 May 2019 we joined with family & friends to celebrate Reuben’s baptism. We pray for God’s blessing on him, his mum and dad, and big sister, Sophia.

Reception into full membership

On Easter Sunday morning, 21 April 2019, we welcomed 4 young people into full membership of The Methodist Church in Ireland.

90 years of Girls’ Brigade in Sydenham Methodist Church

On Sunday 7 April 2019 we celebrated the 90th anniversary of Girls’ Brigade in our church.

Another addition to the church family!

We welcomed another addition to our church family on Sunday 31 March 2019, as we celebrated Junia’s baptism with dad, Peter, mum, Faith, and all her family and friends. It was a real family affair!

Watch the Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Heather McDade, held on 25 March 2019.

Welcome to the family!

We were privileged to share with the family and friends of Matthew at his baptism on Sunday 17 March 2019. We pray for God’s continued blessing on Matthew and his mum, Laura and dad, Michael.

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Sydenham Methodist Church

92 Palmerston Road

Belfast

BT4 1QD

Rev Robin Waugh

028 9047 1782 (+44 28 9047 1782)

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