This very special service, involving clergy from local Presbyterian, Church of Ireland, Roman Catholic, Methodist and Salvation Army congregations, took place on Sunday evening 12th June. A large congregation received Her Majesty's Lord Lieutenant for County Antrim, Mrs.
Our recently selected elders-elect have begun the intensive preparation phase prior to ordination and installation in September. Last week they considered aspects of leadership and met with the Commission from the Presbytery of Carrickfergus.
Eileen Lorimer being presented with a cheque in recognition of more than 16 years service as church caretaker. She intends to use the money to purchase some equipment for the caravan in which she and her late husband Ernie spent many happy days.