31st January 2021 – Epiphany IV

Church of Ireland

Calry Parish Church

Diocese of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh

Notice Sheet

31st January 2021 – Epiphany IV

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

 

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.

Don’t forget the after church Zoom meeting as an opportunity to catch up with friends from church. The link has been sent to the email list.

 

Forthcoming Sunday Services (subject to change):

Date Service
Sunday 7th February 11 am All Age Worship

 

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…

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/

 

Confirmation Preparation Group

…for those young people continuing their discipleship journey towards confirmation meetings

(A new group will start soon for those in 2nd year or above who wish to begin confirmation prepration.)

 

Wednesday Evening Group

The Wednesday group is meeting again at 7.30 pm on Zoom. If you are interested in joining us please just ask for the link. We are looking at new material called The Blessings Course. For more information go to: https://roygodwin.org/portfolio/the-blessings-course/

 

IT Groups

Student Alpha has resumed on Tuesday at 6 pm on Zoom. The CU is looking to move its meeting time. Watch this space!

 

Exodus How to Pray Course for 15-25s

The course led by Claudio and Laura Barguena and Amy McSharry runs on Monday 15th, Wednesday 17th and Friday 19th February from 7.30 – 9.00 pm. To register go to: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeLCKVStydwo8CYCvEXB-RGv99ptuBATKy0SU9trqd_Eu85iw/viewform?usp=sf_link

 

Inter-church Saturday Morning Prayer

8.00 - 9.00 am on Saturday via Zoom.

 

Cavan’s Women’s Conference

The Cavan Christian Women's Conference is shorter and on-line this year on 6th of February from 10 am -12 pm. It will be livestreamed on Facebook and YouTube.  You don't need to register, just tune in and it's free!  The speaker for the event is Ruth Bridcut and she will be taking us through the book of Habakkuk with the theme of 'Trust in Troubling Times'.  Given the current situation with Covid and many other items making the headlines at the moment it should be an encouraging time for many women, looking together at God's word. This promo video has all the details:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nojXUkOdl08&t=6s

 

SAMS Friday Night Live Online

The South American Mission Society (SAMS) Ireland is holding this year’s Friday Night Live on Facebook on 5th February 7.30 – 8.30 pm. Go to: facebook.com/samsireland1

 

All Saints’ Little Shelford

This Church of England parish church just outside Cambridge continue to pray for us regularly. For more information about them go to: https://www.allsaintslittleshelford.org/Groups/306193/Home.aspx

 

DR Congo

If you can please do support the appeal for relief for refugees in eastern Congo.

You can support the DR Congo Appeal via the CMSI website – www.cmsireland.org – or by sending a cheque to CMSI’s offices – at Sir Thomas & Lady Dixon Park, 237 Upper Malone Road, Belfast, BT17 9LA – made payable to ‘CMS Ireland’ and marked ‘DRC Appeal’ on the back.

Alternatively, you can contact Margaret Henry or the Rector with your gift for relief in the DRC.

 

Assisted Suicide

Please pray about the legislation coming before the Oireachtas Committee on Justice and Equality for the second time in the near future.

 

Prayer Points:

  • courage and resilience for us all, especially for those in very difficult and demanding situations
  • those who are sick and those who attend to them
  • wisdom for the Government
  • peace in eastern DR Congo and relief to get to those who need it most
  • the new administration in the USA

 

The works of the Lord are great,

sought out by all who delight in them.

Psalm 111.2