On the 17th March I received correspondance from the Secretary of Conference of the Methodist Church in Ireland regarding practical measures to protect our community during the Covid-19 virus outbreak. The message can be summarised as follows:
Until further notice, all Sunday gatherings for worship should cease.
Until further notice, all congregational organisations and activities should cease.
Church councils and circuit executives should not meet.
At the moment there is no known end date for the above restrictions. We will publish information if the situation changes.
I know it's a worrying time for many. Please look after yourselves and especially any vulnerable people that you know. Please see the notice opposite regarding practical help that the church can offer.
Above all we believe that God is still on the throne.
“For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to […]