An ‘Evening of Christmas Music’ with Cantilena in Derg Parish Church

Event Start Date:
December 15, 2019
Event End Date:
December 15, 2019
Event Venue:
Derg Parish Church

Come and hear Cantilena as they tell the Christmas Story through music and readings. This evening of well-known Christmas carols and popular Christmas songs will definitely put you in a festive mood.

Christmas refreshments will be served at the interval. Donations to Ambassadors Football, Derg Valley, Kenya Tour 2020 & The Ana-Lily Fund.

An ‘Evening of Christmas Music’ with Cantilena in Derg Parish Church, on Sunday 15th December  beginning at 7pm.

‘Carols by Candlelight’ in Castlerock

Event Start Date:
December 22, 2019
Event End Date:
December 22, 2019
Event Venue:
Christ Church, Castlerock, Co. Londonderry

The winter solstice – the shortest day of the year – is a meaningful day on which to enjoy ‘Carols by Candlelight’ in Christ Church, Castlerock. A striking seaside location. The falling gloom. Could it be any more atmospheric? The service begins at 4pm.

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols in Christ Church

Event Start Date:
December 18, 2019
Event End Date:
December 18, 2019
Event Venue:
Christ Church, Infirmary Road, Londonderry

The clergy and congregation of CCCMSP invite you to their ‘Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols’ in Christ Church, Infirmary Road, Londonderry at 7pm. This will be a special evening in a special place at a special time of year.

 

Christmas at Hervey Hill Rectory

Event Start Date:
December 7, 2019
Event End Date:
December 7, 2019
Event Venue:
16 Hervey Hill Road, Kilrea.
This weekend is our Christmas @ Hervey Hill Rectory. Come along for an enjoyable afternoon in this historic house built in 1774 by the Bishop of Derry, Lord Hervey, the Earl of Bristol.
 
Enjoy festive afternoon tea, house tours, kids crafts, visit the animals in the barn, join in with carol singing…everyone welcome.
 
The rectory is located on Hervey Hill Road which is 2 miles from Kilrea and 7 miles from Maghera – just half a mile off the Drumagarner Road. We’re open from noon until 4pm and we’d be delighted to see you.

Christmas Choir in Draperstown

Event Start Date:
December 8, 2019
Event End Date:
December 8, 2019
Event Venue:
St Columba's Church, Ballynascreen, Draperstown, County Londonderry

St Columba’s Parish Church, in Draperstown, is holding a Carol Concert on Sunday, 8th December, at 6.30pm. The Chapel Choir from St Columba’s, Straw, will be the special guests and will be made to feel very welcome. Do come along and enjoy this special occasion. Festive refreshments will be served and there will be a retiring collection for St Columba’s (Draperstown’s) Church Repair Fund.

Advent Family Praise Service in Bready

Event Start Date:
December 1, 2019
Event End Date:
December 1, 2019
Event Venue:
Dunnalong Parish Church

Dunnalong Parish Church holds an Advent Sunday Family Praise Service on Sunday 1st December.

The Service, which will begin at 6pm, will feature the Choir of Bready Jubilee Primary School.

Seasonal refreshments will be served afterwards. All welcome.

Candlelit Evening of Advent Music in Killaloo Parish Church

Event Start Date:
December 1, 2019
Event End Date:
December 1, 2019
Event Venue:
Killaloo Parish Church

If you enjoy music by candlight then Killaloo Parish Church is the place to be on Sunday 1st December at 7pm. The Foyle Choir will be joined by Susan Wilson and Joe Deery in offering an evening of music with an Advent theme.

 

All proceeds will benefit Romanian and Moldovan orphanages – so the evening’s for a very good cause.

Christmas Concert in Raphoe

Event Start Date:
December 13, 2019
Event End Date:
December 13, 2019
Event Venue:
St Eunan's Cathedral, Raphoe, Co. Donegal

St Eunan’s Cathedral, Raphoe, hosts a Christmas Concert at 8pm on Friday 13th December, featuring the Gateway Singers, the Royal and Prior School Choir and instrumentalists, and soloist Sarah Allen. There’ll be a retiring collection in aid of St. Vincent De Paul and Cathedral funds.

 

Vocations Retreat

Event Start Date:
February 7, 2020
Event End Date:
February 9, 2020
Event Venue:

The Church of Ireland is holding a ‘Vocations Retreat’ at the Dromantine Centre near Newry from 7-9th February, 2020. The retreat is entitled ‘It’s Your Call’ and it will offer those considering ordination an opportunity to explore their vocation. Anyone who is considering such a step should email our Diocesan Director of Ordinands, Rev Robert Boyd, for an application form. Rev Boyd’s email address is robert449@btinternet.com

Commissioning Service

Event Start Date:
January 25, 2020
Event End Date:
January 25, 2020
Event Venue:

Commissioning Service for Diocesan Lay Readers, Saturday 25th January 2020 at 7.00pm in Christ Church, Limavady.