Methodist Update – January 2011

Since the early days of the Methodist movement, over 250 years ago, congregations were invited to share in a Service once a year to renew their Covenant relationship with God.  A covenant is an agreement or set of promises which 2 people exchange.  It implies a commitment to each other.  So our covenant with God begins with Him in that He has given himself for us on the cross and through His resurrection we are born again into Eternal Life.  We are then called to respond by giving our lives to Him, by dying to ourself.

During our Covenant Service we shall have time to confess our sins to God, receive his forgiveness and be reminded of his promises to us.

There will be a sermon on this theme and then we will share the words of the following prayer before ending with Communion.

Sisters and brothers in Christ, let us again accept our place within this covenant which God has made with us and with all who are called to be [read more …] “Methodist Update – January 2011”

Results & Fixtures: 29th Dec 2011

Greyhounds: Coursing in Millstreet takes place on Friday 30th and Saturday 31st December

GAA: Michael Vaughan Plays with the Duhallow U20 Footballers in the Duhallow invitational tournament. Fixtures Duhallow v Laune Rangers (Dec 28th), Duhallow v Rathmore/Kilcummin. [See the Duhallow GAA facebook page for details]

Soccer: * Last Man Standing: After another crazy gameweek in the premier league we are already down to the last 12 players from 160 starters
* Because Christmas Day and New Years Day both fall on a Sunday, there are no matches over the Christmas period. Below are the league standings as they are at the moment: [read more …] “Results & Fixtures: 29th Dec 2011”