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New L’Arche Community in Derry: A meeting to establish the foundation of a new L’Arche community will be held in Columba House, Queen Street this Monday from 7.00 -8.00 pm. Guest Speaker will be Rev Paul Farren. This will be a cross-border initiative. For further details please contact Anne McCafferty 07488547527 or Carmel Craig 07761856701. L’Arche communities are places of welcome, belonging and celebration with a clear commitment to offer people with learning disabilities the opportunities to lead fulfilling lives and to be involved as far as possible in all aspects of their lives.
Padre Pio Healing Mass this Monday at 7.30 pm in Long Tower Church. Individual Blessing with First Class Relic.
Healing Mass at Columba House, 11 Queen Street this Thursday at 7.30pm. You are invited to come along and share this special evening of healing.
Hearing Aid Maintenance and Support Sessions: Come along to the free drop in Support Session at: Great James St Health Centre this Tuesday from 2.00-4.00 pm.
Children in Crossfire would like to thank everyone who kindly took part in their Advent Campaign. Together St Eugene’s Cathedral parish raised £1,642.01. This will go a long way providing emergency food relief, vital healthcare and education for children living in Ethiopia this year.
Would you like to help the Red Cross care for people in your local community? Volunteers also needed for their wheelchair service and volunteer drivers to help with deliveries and collections. Full training provided and volunteer expenses reimbursed. Contact Julie White at 71863764/07803024011.
Accord Derry Marriage Preparation Workshops April 21st/22nd, May 5th/6th, June 16th/17th. Booking online at www.accordni.com. When courses are fully booked online a waiting list will be opened. Contact Rosemary at Accord Derry 71362475.
Thornhill Ministries Lenten Programme: ‘Lent from the Inside’: Five thought-provoking retreat days to help sense where I am on life’s journey. Thursdays 10.30 am – 2.30 pm beginning 9th March. ‘Into the Twilight’: An oasis for silent meditation – beyond words… beyond… Mondays 6.00 – 7.00 pm beginning 6th March. ‘Opening to the Word’: Allowing the Lenten Word of God to find a place in your heart. Tuesdays 10.30 – 11.45 am beginning 7th March. The days will be held in Thornhill House, 121 Culmore Road. To book, please phone 71351233, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or website at www.thornministries.co.uk
Annual Divine Mercy Conference 25th/26th February being held at the RDS will be streamed live to the Plaza Buncrana. Doors open at 9.00 am on Saturday. See Divine Mercy website for speakers and timetable. For further info ring 0872913187/0749362444.