10th January 2021 – Epiphany I

Church of Ireland

Calry Parish Church

Diocese of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh

Notice Sheet

10th January 2021 – Epiphany I

Rector: Canon Patrick Bamber Tel: 071 91 46513

email: rector@calry.ie  web: www.calry.ie  fb:/calryparishchurch/  Day off - Monday

Linked with the Diocese of Kindu, Province of the Anglican Church of Congo


Happy New Year!

This morning’s service can be found at www.calry.ie/online-worship/   or at www.facebook.com/calryparishchurch/

The children’s activity sheet for today has been sent to parents by email. If you haven’t received it please email Patrick with your address.


All churches are closed for public worship until further notice, but that needn’t stop us from worshipping where we are! We will continue with the regular 11 am service each Sunday with a variety of other points in the week when you can follow the daily office online or join a little group on Zoom.


After this morning’s service there will be an opportunity to join a little Zoom chat, like after-church coffee. The link has been sent to everyone on the Calry email list.


Forthcoming Sunday Services (subject to change):

Date Service
Sunday 17th


11 am Service of the Word


In addition, the Diocesan Service each week can be found on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCT4Vir1O4cdG7xBdGBosdMQ


If you don’t have internet access and can’t come to church…

Please don’t feel left out! If you don’t have internet access there is a phone number you can call to pick up the diocesan service for the week. It costs only the same as a local rate call. Dial 048 912 43 912 anytime.


Youth Games Night

…at 7 pm this evening. You should have the link in your email or on WhatsApp. If you don’t have it get in touch with Carla or Patrick.


Daily Office

Half an hour of prayer and Scripture on Tuesday and Thursday at 9.30 am on www.facebook.com/calryparishchurch/


Inter-church Saturday Morning Prayer

8.00 - 9.00 am every Saturday on Zoom.


Mothers’ Union

The next Zoom Branch Meeting will be held on Wednesday 15th January at 8.00 pm when the special speaker will be the Bishop’s wife, Mrs Jean Glenfield.


Free Internet Tutoring

Now more than ever it is important to have internet skills and to keep itouch with family and friends so Age Action is offering 5 hours of free remote tutoring by phone / video call to help older people use their smartphone, computer, tablet or ipad. The programme called Getting Started KIT takes place in your own home at a time that suits you and includes a free guide. For further information call 091 527831 or e-mail getthingstartedgalway@ageaction.ie.


Family of Hope Event

Are you a family that would like to join a Children’s Ministry Network hope box event on Zoom? It would involve opening the contents of a ‘hope box’ at the same time as other families on Zoom and discuss it together. For more information have a word with Patrick.


Free Parenting Course

Triple P – Positive Parenting Programme is a FREE parenting programme. The Triple P programme is a world acclaimed parenting programme that gives you the skills to manage misbehaviour and prevent problems from happening in the first place. Problems like, toddler tantrums, teasing and aggression etc. There may be no problems and it will assist with routines and building children's confidence and resilience. It also provides support to parents through the other parents they meet and the sharing of experiences and challenges. Triple P helps you work through the issues that affect families to help family life be more enjoyable and fulfilling. It is flexible and allows parents to choose what they need at a particular time : a seminar, a workshop on a specific topic or to attend a group for a number of weeks.  To book, contact Teresa at teresa.cawley@hse.ie or phone 087 9930625



Great news from the Topleys – Erin and Matthew have had a little baby girl called Lilly Annie Éimer born on 30th December.


Prayer Points:

  • courage and resilience for us all, especially for those in very difficult and demanding situations
  • teachers and pupils as schools begin again online from tomorrow
  • those who are sick
  • all healthcare workers
  • wisdom for our Government
  • peaceful transition of power in the USA



The Lord gives strength to his people;

the Lord blesses his people with peace.

Psalm 29.11