20 August 2023 – Trinity XI

Church of Ireland

Calry Parish Church

Diocese of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh

Notice Sheet

20 August 2023 – Trinity XI

Rector: Ven Patrick Bamber Tel: 071 91 46513

Associate Minister: Canon Ronnie Bourke

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

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



Welcome to worship!

Our readings are Genesis 45.1-15, Psalm 133 and Matthew 15.10-20.

Songs are: All I once held dear; Worthy is the lamb; and O for a thousand tongues to sing.

Bell Tower Group (12-14s) is on today.

3.00 pm there is a service in St John’s Hospital.


Forthcoming Calry Service Times

Date Details
27 August 11.00 am Holy Communion – Revd John Addy
3 Sept 8.30 am Holy Communion (traditional)

11.00 am All Age Worship



Join us on Wednesday 23rd at 7.30 pm in the church for a Congo evening!



Today we look forward to hearing a little about the ‘Move’ week from Ashraf Tumuheirwe.


Alpha Prayer Lunch

If you happen to be free on Tuesday 22nd and would like to hear the latest news on the Alpha Course, the Marriage Course and other similar resources you would be welcome to a gathering in The Grove, Rathbraghan Line on 22nd 12.00 – 1.30 pm. Email rector@calry.ie for more information.


Spring to Life

Planning for next year’s STL starts on Tuesday at 7.30 pm with our first planning meeting. If you’re interested in being involved speak to Patrick.


Mothers’ Union Prayer Circle

The diocesan MU have arranged a prayer circle. What this means is that if you know personally of a situation or individual that needs urgent prayer for any kind of acute problem you can text the request to one of the following women:

Jean 083 1606260

Hazel 087 9903520

Ruth 087 3358348


Sligo Presbyterian Church Harvest Thanksgiving Weekend 15-17 Sept

Floral displays and refreshments. All proceeds to Sligo Social Services.

Opening hours:

Friday 15th Sept: 5pm - 8pm

Saturday 16th Sept: 11am - 7pm

Sunday 17th Sept: 2pm - 6pm

Harvest Songs of Praise:

Sunday 17th Sept at 7pm


Co Sligo Church of Ireland Families Fund

CIFF is a way of supporting Church of Ireland families in our area who may be in need of some financial assistance. Hilda Latten is the Calry representative. This month she is distributing a letter to Calry parishioners. Please take time to read it.


New Methodist Clergy Family

We look forward to meeting the new Methodist ministers and their family, Revds Dan and Courtney Randall and their three school-age children.  They are an ordained couple from the United States. The new Manse is in the Farmhill Manor estate off the Strandhill Rd.



Could you help with preparing for Sunday worship by setting up slides on Video Psalm?

Could you give some time on a Friday or Saturday to send out these notices on Mail Chimp?

If you would like to know more about what’s involved have a word with Tammy.


Saturday Spring to Life Prayer Meetings

Next Saturday the 8 am prayer meeting will be in Sligo Presbyterian Church.


For Prayer:

  • new clergy arrivals the Pratts (Drumcliffe Group) and the Randalls (Sligo Methodist Circuit)
  • young people getting exam results on Friday 25th
  • our friends in Kindu, DRC
  • a complete loss on behalf of the Russian military of the desire to go on fighting



But God sent me ahead of you to preserve for you a remnant on earth

and to save your lives by a great deliverance.

Genesis 45.7