Monday 15th August 2005, a seemingly endless queue of
100 children of primary school age enrolled for ‘Streetwise’ the
Holiday Bible Club at Immanuel Baptish Church, Ballymacash. The
stage area of the church depicted a typical ‘street’ where Jesus
Each day at the Holiday Bible Club, one of
the leaders appeared in the makeshift biblical street and
narrated a story from Luke’s Gospel to the large crowd of
Stories included: “The healing of the lame
man,” “The cheat’s house - Zacchaeus,” and “The Passover”.
In addition to the ‘Streetwise’ Bible
stories, the children enjoyed a super fun-packed programme that
included singing, craft, quizzes, games and a puppet show.
The club was held Monday 15th to
Friday 19th August 2005 from 10.00am to 12.15pm.
Led by Assistant Pastor - Alistair Quigley,
Lisa Quigley and Rachel Williams, the team of leaders were: -
Julie-Ann Cleland, Naomi Foster, Elaine Glendinning, Maureen
Taylor, Jenny Foster, Margaret Roberts, Noreen Littler, Elaine
Murdock, Catherine Wright, Robert Murdock, Maeve Preston, John
Palmer, Liz Palmer, Wesley Wright, Lynn Martin, Tommy Roberts,
Amanda Cromie, Evelyn Hanna, Jane
Atkinson, Carol Adams and Lila West.
Pictured at the Holiday Bible Club -
‘Streetwise’ in Emmanuel Baptist Church, Ballymacash are Pastor
Robert Murdock and his wife Elaine with their children Caleb and
Grace, and (back row) Katherine, Adam and Jane.