In the light of the forthcoming elections to the Northern Ireland Assembly, the Council on Social Responsibility of the Methodist Church in Ireland urges all candidates to conduct themselves with civility and decorum so that none of the fears or promises of something more brutal will materialise.
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.