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Lisburn, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland



PWA service at Railway Street Presbyterian Church

Presentation of piano in memory of Miss Elaine Henderson

Pictured at the dedication of a new digital piano is L to R: Ivor Ferguson, Elizabeth Bridgett, Phyllis Spence, Janet Ferguson (Director of Music), Edith McConnell, Norma Coggins, Anthea Harrison, the Rev Brian Gibson and organist Dr Bertha Cowan (seated at the piano.)

At a PWA service on Sunday evening 29th October, members of Railway Street Presbyterian Women�s Association were presented with a digital piano in memory of Miss Elaine Henderson, a longstanding and devoted member of the PWA. Mr Ivor Ferguson, representing the Henderson family presented the gift for dedication to Mrs Norma Coggins - President, who received it on behalf of the PWA. The minister, the Rev Brian Gibson, dedicated the piano to the glory of God.

In her prayer following the dedication, Miss Edith McConnell thanked God for the example of Elaine and her sisters shown in their love, loyalty, support and service to their church and to the PWA.

The new piano was used throughout the service, which was led by Mrs Norma Coggins, with other PWA members taking part in Bible reading and prayer.

Mrs Anthea Harrison, editor of �Wider World� gave the address, speaking on the PWA theme for this year - �Servants of the King�.

Light refreshments were served after the service.