Midlands Alpha hopes to celebrate Pentecost Sunday on 19 May 2013 by gathering people of all ages from around the country to share and celebrate Christian faith.
The day begins at 2.30pm in Durrow Church, Tullamore. Andrew O’Connell, Jonny Somerville and Scott Evans are the main speakers. All parishioners, especially Ministers of Holy Communion, Ministers of the Word, those involved in prayer groups, those involved in parish ministry of any kind, parents and families are most welcome to attend.
There will also be a youth section and young people from 6th class to Leaving Cert are welcome to attend.
The day will conclude at 6.30pm with a barbecue and live music.
The cost of the day will be adults €10 and under 18s €5.
The list of speakers rranged for the event include Andrew O Connell, Jonny Somerville and Scott Evans. Andrew O’Connell is Communications Director for the Presentation Brothers and a respected speaker and columnist. Jonny Somerville is National Coordinator of Youth Alpha, the ten week evangelistic course which reaches hundreds of teenagers in schools throughout the country. Scott Evans is an author and youth ministry leader and was the main speaker at the recent National Parish Youth Conference in Tullamore.
Please contact the parish office in Tullamore if you wish to attend or Fr. Patrick or Sr Genny for more information.