Preparation Courses 2012/2013 Application
Forms are available at the parish office or book
your Marriage Preparation Course with Accord at
028 8224 2439 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
or email@example.com Courses for 2012/2013 are
1st & 2nd
11th & 12th
February 8th & 9th
March 8th & 9th
April 12th & 13th
May 10th & 11th
June 7th & 8th
Congratulations to the following members who received
their gold and silver pins :
James Patrick Collins
Experience for Survivors of Trauma. (NEST)
Are you burdened
by feelings of guilt or shame? Do you
suffer from depression, anxiety and/or
low self esteem? If you were able to break
free from the pain of what has happened
to you, would your life be different?
The NEST Programme will enable you to
do just that and also give you resources
to deal with present and future life tasks.
For more details telephone The Pastoral
Centre, Maghera 02879642983 or Derry 02871347220
for assessment for Autumn course, September
An update of the ongoing work in the diocese
with regard to Child Protection is displayed
in the porch at the back of the church
for your information.
to many families being disappointed when it
comes to seeking a Months Mind or a First Anniversary
Mass for a relative. In order to facilitate
these families in their bereavement, from 1st.
March, only Months Mind Masses and First Anniversary
Masses can be booked in advance for the Saturday
Evening Vigil Mass. Anniversary Masses may be
booked at any of the Morning Masses or the Vigil
Mass in the week prior to the anniversary. Should
a Funeral Mass occur the 10.00am Mass is cancelled
that morning, Anniversary Masses booked on that
day will be rescheduled to another suitable
day. Thank you for your co-operation.
The website for the Derry
Diocesan Catechetical Centre has been launched
by Bishop Hegarty. This website will help individuals,
families, young and old to explore their faith.
Check out the Youth Section and the very popular
Thought for the Week
forms are available from the parochial house
or from the Accord Office 48 Brook Street,Omagh.
Numbers on courses are limited. The fee of £100
per couple must be included with completed application
form and forwarded to the Accord Office
– THE FIRST STEP IN RECOVERY
Learn from the past, plan for
the future, live in the present………
on alcohol, other drugs or gambling
presents life threatening physical
and mental health challenges for
individuals, stress and relationship
difficulties in families, financial
problems for all concerned, educational
issues for children and young
people, deaths on roads and crime
on our streets. An honest response
to the following questions will
confirm evidence of addition:
1. Have you ever felt you should cut down
on your use of alcohol, other drugs or
the time and money spent gambling?
2. Have people
annoyed you by criticizing your dependence
on alcohol, other drugs or the time and
money spent on gambling?
3. Have you ever
felt guilty about your dependence on alcohol,
other drugs or on gambling?
4. Have you needed
alcohol or other drug first thing in the
morning to steady your nerves or to get
rid of a hangover?
you are concerned about your dependence
on alcohol, other drugs or gambling,
staff in White Oaks Rehabilitation
Centre (tel 00353 7493 84400 provide
a confidential counseling service
for individuals, couples or families.
It has been said that a journey
of 1000 km begins with he first
step - begin the journey into