Exiles Forum

Lisburn, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland



Student Minister at Ballinderry Moravian
to succeed her husband at Kilwarlin

Rev Paul Holdsworth

Rev Patsy Holdsworth

Rev Paul Holdsworth

Sr Patsy Holdsworth, previously Student Minister at Ballinderry Moravian Church has been called to Kilwarlin Moravian Church where she will succeed her husband, the Rev Paul Holdsworth who has been called to serve the Cliftonville and University Road Moravian Churches in Belfast. She commenced her ministry at Kilwarlin Moravian Church on Monday 1st October and will be ordained at Kilwarlin on Friday 19th October at 8.00pm.

Having recently completed a year of training at Ballinderry Moravian Church under the supervision of the Rev Jan Mullin - Minister of Gracehill, the Rev Patsy Holdsworth will now have pastoral oversight of both Kilwarlin and Ballinderry. Previously Lay Preacher at Kilwarlin Moravian Church, she became Student Minister at Ballinderry Moravian Church on 1st September 2006 and was welcomed at a Service of Introduction and Welcome on Sunday 3rd September 2006. She succeeded the Rev Eckhard Buchholz, who was retired in June 2006 and now lives in South Africa.