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Soup Lunch – 26th February

On Sunday, 26th February, a soup lunch will be served in the Houston Hall to start the Lenten season. A voluntary donation will be taken with proceeds split between the church building fund and the Lenten project. If you would like to join us, please give your name to the church wardens.

The Sanctuary Course

How can a church become a sanctuary—a place where individuals living with mental health challenges feel safe, supported, and a sense of belonging? The Sanctuary Course was created to inspire and equip communities of faith that are asking this important question. Developed in consultation with mental health professionals, theologians, and people with lived experience, this […]

Church Without Walls – 31st January

Celebrating Good News Last week I found myself in an unfamiliar part of town whilst I was getting Vicky’s car serviced. The garage told me it would take a couple of hours, so I had brought a book, but I decided to go for a walk for part of the time. As I walked along […]

Pilates update – February 2023

The new year is in full flow and this is the time when all those resolutions and good intentions are put to the test. Hopefully, a Wednesday evening at St. Finnian’s is one that you will keep up as the months roll by. As I’ve said before, the exercises we do at the class are […]

The Ripple Effect of Our Choices

For they hated knowledge and chose not to fear the Lord. Proverbs 1:29 Every day we make choices ranging from what to wear to what to eat. But what we wear or what we eat are not the most important choices in life, though some of our choices will have implications on our waistlines. On […]

‘Connect’ Service

The ‘Connect’ service will be resuming on Sunday 5th February at 11.00 am in the Huston Hall. Please note that there will be no 11.00 am service in church that morning. This will be the situation for the first Sunday of the month from February until June.

Rector’s Letter – February 2023

Dear Friends, As we enter a new month, one of the features of the month of February is the beginning of the season of Lent. Lent is a season in which Christians try to draw nearer to God sometimes by engaging in different practices. Often people use this 40 day period as a time of […]

Church Without Walls – 24th January

Some Lessons from Invincable Fitness I wonder if you have ever heard an item on the radio or the television that completely blew you away with its inspirational content? Earlier this week I had to travel to a meeting in Dublin and, on my return journey, I tuned into an afternoon radio show on RTE […]

Sligo 2023

The Sligo summer conference from New Wine Ireland is a key event for the church in Ireland to join together for a week of worship, ministry and teaching. Sligo 23 will run from Sunday 9 – Friday 14 July. Speakers will include James and Lou di Castiglione and Pete Hughes.  Sligo provides a space and […]