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    Sunday worship 25th September at 11.30am conducted by Rev Boyd. The sermon topic is, "An Elder is to Lead the Sheep." Bible reading is from 1 Peter 5:1-11

    Sunday 25th September evening worship at 7.00pm. Rev Boyd will be reading from Esther 2:1-23.

    Everyone welcome to join with us to worship God....

    Prayer meetings at 11.00am and 6.30pm

    Our Mission Plan 2016                                           

    Jesus said, “A city on a hill cannot be hidden… In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.” (Matt 5:14+16) Read more...

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    An opportunity to listen to the sermons conducted in First Rathfriland Presbyterian Church.  Listen here

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    Harvest Thanksgiving Weekend

    Our Harvest theme is “The Family of God”

    Everyone is invited to help decorate the Church on Friday 30th Sept. from 6.30pm

    Sat.1st October the Church will be open to the Public from 1.30pm—4.00pm to view decorations etc.

    Harvest Praise Service with Warringstown Praise Band at 8.00pm

    Sunday 2nd October Harvest Thanksgiving Service at 11.30pm conducted by Rev. Brian  Colvin Downshire Road Presbyterian Church, Newry.

    Harvest Thanksgiving Service at 7.00pm conducted by Rev. Boyd, followed by Harvest Supper.

    Harvest Photograph Competition

    We are looking for Harvest theme photos.  There will be an adults section and a junior section for under 16s.

    Prizes for both sections

    1st prize £20.00

    2nd prize £15.00

    3rd prize £10.00.

    Gary Gardiner will be judging the competition and could we have a photo printed out with the name marked clearly and with contact number and marked either adult or junior.

    Entries can be left in Vision of Good Hope Furniture Charity shop, Main Street Rathfriland. Closing date 28th September.


    We are also appealing for old Family Photographs to use as displays for our Harvest weekend.

    These photographs must be framed and can be left in the Church the Friday night prior to the Harvest. Our Harvest theme this year is “The Family of God” so these photos will be very relevant  to our Church Displays


    Minister Profile

    So who is Trevor Boyd?
    A brief profile of our minister
    the Rev. Trevor Boyd.

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    Rev. Trevor Boyd

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    If someone has just moved into your street, estate, development and become your new neighbour could you invite them along to church?

    Let the Rev Boyd know and he will pay them a visit as well.

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