The Methodist Church in Ireland, through its President, the Rev. Bill Mullally has issued the following in the light of today's announcement from the Secretary of State Mr. James Brokenshire MP, declaring the date for an Assembly Election.
The General Director will head up the Scripture Union Movement in Northern Ireland. We are looking for a leader with wisdom, vision and a passion for Biblical Engagement with children and young people.
"Today we say farewell and thank you to Laura Kerr who has been our Website Manager for the past seven months. Laura undertook this temporary post with enthusiasm and commitment and everyone has appreciated her courtesy and efficiency. We offer our best wishes to Laura as she moves on to other things.
The whole area of Connexional Communications is under review and Michael Sloan will be playing a key role in this as well as maintaining the website over the next few months.
From 29th-30th November 2016, Dr. Fergus O'Ferrall , Lay Leader of the Methodist Church in Ireland will be in Brussels at the invitation of the European Commission to participate in Forum considering the important topic of "Children and Migration. The urgency generated by this topic has come centre stage with the demolition of "The Jungle" camp at Calais.
President MCI Rev. Bill Mullally recently attended the launch of the Open Doors Campaign at Stormont.
Christians in Syria and Iraq do not want to be seen as victims – Open Doors campaigns for a better future for this ANCIENT COMMUNITY
The First Minister the Rt. Hon Arlene Foster has paid tribute to the plight of Christians throughout the Middle East who have chosen to stay in areas of conflict to play their part in building peace, stability and harmony.
The Rev. Bill Mullally President of the Methodist Church in Ireland although currently in New Zealand, representing the Church at the Annual Conference of the Methodist Church in New Zealand, has been following the situation at Ardoyne, is delighted to have heard of the peaceful resolution of this situation. The President said:
"It is with thankfulnes to Almighty God and to those who, regardless of set-backs, have been able to bring about the resolution of a situation