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Lisburn, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland



Gospel Mission in Lisburn CWU Hall

The Rev. Norman Fox - Evangelist and his wife Ruth pictured on Sunday 12th March,on the opening night of a two-week Gospel Mission in the Lisburn CWU Hall.  Also included is L to R:  (back row) Robert Watson, Joanne Watterson – Pianist and Joseph Lockhart.

A two-week Gospel Mission is being held in the Christian Workers’ Union Hall, Market Street, Lisburn.  The meetings, which commenced on Sunday 12th March will conclude on Sunday 26th March, and are being held each evening (except Monday) at 8.00pm and Saturday evenings at 7.30pm.  There will be various singers each evening and the theme of the Mission is ‘Evangelising the lost and offering salvation in JESUS NAME.’  The guest speaker, the Rev. Norman Fox - Evangelist, is no stranger to Lisburn.  He entered Bible College in 1978 and from 1980 - 1984 he served as a Methodist Minister in Portadown /Lurgan then in Fermanagh 1984 - 1988.  Mr. Fox was Minister of Lisburn Congregational Church from 1988 - 2003 and since then has been a Missionary to Eastern Europe.  Last Sunday evening, Mr. Fox chose as his text: John 11 v 28, “The Master is come, and calleth for thee”.  Joseph Lockhart led the service and the soloist was Neville Black from Markethill.  Joanne Watterson on piano led the singing of great old Gospel hymns that included, “Whiter than the snow” and “He that believeth on the Son, said he, hath everlasting life”.