|Welcome to this week's edition of CFC News! We hope you are well! Here are some details of what's on and what's coming up as we continue to connect online. Please note CFC Staff will be off on Monday 31st August for the Bank Holiday.|
As schools and universities open over the next few weeks some of our staff came together at our socially distant staff meeting to pray for parents, children, students, teachers and everyone else involved. Click here to watch!
This worship moment was taken from our service on Sunday. Click here to listen to the song, Surrounded.
Catch up on our service from last Sunday:
Temples and Tables // 23rd August 2020
Every Sunday morning at 10am join us on Facebook or YouTube for our online church service, which includes worship and a message from the team.
This Sunday our speaker will be our Senior Pastor, Owen Crane.
Jesus Wants You To Have An Amazing Life // 23rd August //
Click here to watch it now if you missed it! CFC Kids Church video is released at 9:30am every Sunday morning on Facebook and YouTube.
Click here to watch the Back To School Special created by CFC Kids. Our team sang, danced, shared memory verses and even had some gunge/slime challenges!
We’ve been asked by a local charity about providing sleeping bags for folks who are homeless. If you have sleeping bags that you no longer need and would be willing to donate, please drop them into the kitchen of the Strandtown Building, CFC East (at the car park) any Monday, Wednesday or Friday morning at 9.30am. Thank you!
CFC YTH have loved hanging out together again! Click here to check out what they've been up to and for all the info!
Our Young Adults have planned some great hangouts in August! Click here to see what they've been up to and connect in!
Do you know anyone that finds it difficult to access our online services? We would love you to let them know about our 'dial in' feature to listen to our weekly services. Call 028 9012 3559 from Sundays at 10am to listen in!
We want to make sure we continue to offer prayer and pastoral support for you during this season. If you are in need, please click here to see the ways you can engage with us through prayer, and click here for pastoral support.
We all want to have a great relationship with our spouse or spouse-to-be!
CFC regularly hold Marriage and Pre-Marriage Courses aimed at helping couples invest in each other and build those strong and healthy relationships. The courses planned for this season were cancelled, but you can still ‘attend’ a course online through HTB (the church who designed Alpha). Click here to find out more about the courses and to sign up.
If you do sign up, please click here to email us and let us know!
Food Banks have been doing an amazing job during the past three months serving their communities and going over and above to help many, many people.
CFC support three Food Banks where supplies are running low.
If you can offer any help, please see the information below:
The Larder (East Belfast)
Drop food into St Christopher’s in Mersey Street at the following times:
Tuesday 10-11am or Thursday 7-8pm or give via JustGiving click here
The church kitchen at CFC East (just off the car-park at the back of the Strandtown building) will be open for donations to The Larder from 9am-10:30am on Wednesdays.
Food Bank (Antrim)
Drop in food to Oasis, 10D High Street, Antrim or donate by clicking here
Food Bank (South Belfast)
Only accepting financial donations at this time - you can donate online by clicking here
Update on Christianity in Laos
For many years the Laos Government heavily persecuted Christians and many were tortured and lost their lives as a result. Now, in an amazing answer to prayer, the Government are changing the law and approving Christianity. Click herefor more info from our partners, Ethnos Asia.
Most of our Connect Groups have paused for the summer months, however, if you would like more information on being part of a group when they start up again, please click here to send us an email!
We believe that giving our first and our best to God is part of our worship.
Click here to find out how to give.
Christian Fellowship Church is a Christ centred community dedicated to impacting Belfast, Ireland and the nations with the love of God in the power of the Holy Spirit.
Christian Fellowship Church (CFC) is registered as a charity with the Charity Commission of Northern Ireland: NIC101476