Youth

At Orangefield we have a vibrant, dynamic and committed group of young people.  They are guided and mentored by the adults in the church under the supervision of our Youth Worker Nicola Clarke.

JAM 2017

A fun filled extravaganza!  5 days JAMpacked full of games, crafts, talks, singing, dancing, puppets and lots more. Come along meet the J-Crew, torment the leaders and have a great time.  All the while learn about who God is, his story and what he’s all about.

  • If you’re going into P1 to P3 come along in the morning from 10.30 – 12.30pm
  • If you’re going into P4 to P7 come along in the afternoon from 1.30 – 3.30 pm
  • If you’re going into Year 8 to Year 12 then evenings are your time from 7.30 to 9.30 pm

And for parents why not drop into our cafe – Arc for extra special treats and deals over the course of JAM week.

If you want more information contact the church office on 02890 799391 or speak to; Emma Entwistle, Megan Jamison or Kirsten Jordan at church on Sundays.

To register online using our online ticketing system follow the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/jam-tickets-34853064454

Or if you would rather fill in a paper form your collect one from the church office or download one here and print it out. JAM2017 Form

Girl’s Brigade

The Girls’ Brigade is a Christian organisation whose aim is to help girls become followers of Jesus Christ and through self-control, reverence and a sense of responsibility to find true enrichment in life.

You can find out more about the Girls’ Brigade here

Orangefield’s Girls’ Brigade is the 93rd Company. It meets at the church every Thursday evening from September to May.

Our Girls’ Brigade is comprised of:

Explorers Section (aged 3-8) meets 6.30pm – 7.45pm

Company Section:

Juniors (P5 – P7) meets 7.00pm – 9.00pm

Seniors (Years 8 – 10) meets 7.00 – 9.30pm 

Brigaders (Years 11 – 14) meets 7.00 – 9.30pm

Girls MUST be 3 years of age by 1st July each year to be eligible to join in September. 

For more information contact the Girl’s Brigade Captain – Rebecca Ellis

From our Facebook page

Orangefield Presbyterian Girls Brigade shared Girls' Brigade Northern Ireland's post.

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Thinking about all our members receiving their AS & A2 Level Results today. Whether you are celebrating this morning or whether you didn't get the results you expected remember that God's plan for you is greater than what you could possibly imagine. Seek, Serve and Follow Christ. #gbni

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Congratulations to the GB girls and their BB friends on successfully completing their silver Duke of Edinburgh expedition. Thank you to the leaders involved for giving up their weekend to allow our young people this opportunity. ... See MoreSee Less

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Rebecca EllisWell done girls and Esther! Great achievement! Hope you all get a good rest tonight! x

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Kirsty PattonAmazing job girls!!! Put those feet up!! Xxx

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Orangefield Presbyterian Girls BrigadeWell done girls 👍😃

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Good luck to our wonderful GB girls and the boys from 30th Belfast BB completing their Duke of Edinburgh award expedition this week end. Hope you have a good weekend. 🏕 ... See MoreSee Less

We hope you're all having a great summer. Just as an update we will put all the registration info on this page when it is available, hopefully mid August. We will also email and text all members on our mailing list with the info. GB are updating the consent forms so we are waiting to get the new version. Places will be on first come first served as usual. Registration evening will be Thursday 7th Sept with GB starting back on Thursday 14th Sept. Look forward to seeing everyone in September! ... See MoreSee Less

Boys Brigade

The Boys’ Brigade is a Christian youth organisation committed to providing a safe environment in which boys and young men can develop socially and emotionally towards adulthood.

You can find out more about the Boys’ Brigade here

Orangefield’s Boys’ Brigade is the 30th Company and part of the Belfast Battalion.  We meet at the church every Friday evening from September to May.

Our Boys’ Brigade is comprised of:

Anchor Boys (P1 to P4) meets 6.45 – 8pm

Junior Section (P5 to P7) meets 6.45 – 8pm

Company Section (F1 to F4) meets 7.40pm – 10.00pm

Senior Section (F5 to U6) meets 7.40pm – 11.00pm

 

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From expeditions to nature trails, camps to canoeing and even overseas BB gives young people the space to discover, to grow and to learn

30th Belfast Boys' Brigade feeling excited.

BB is back ... well almost! Friday 1st September at OPC we have a registration evening between 6:30pm & 7:30pm. Then the boys start back on Friday 8th September. Anchor Boys & Junior section 6:45pm - 8pm and Company Section 7:40pm - 10pm. For more info please email Steven at 30thbb@orangefield.org.uk.
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Lesley McAskieHi, at what age does junior section boys go into company section please?

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And that’s a wrap folks. That is both Silver groups done for this year. A few tired faces but all smiles to finish.

A huge thanks to Andrew, Andy, Phil and Esther for being great leaders and to John & Maureen our support group for both weekends. Thanks to the extra support received from the extra faces over this weekend as well.

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Rebecca EllisWell done everyone - boys, girls and leaders!! Very glad to see you all home safely!

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Esther PattersonWell done to all the boys & girls, thankful that all safely completed. Two very enjoyable weekends with great company 😃

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Claire BeersA big thank you to all the leaders for all the support and organisation. Well done to everyone.

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Glynis RiordanWell done to everyone

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OrangePips Playgroup

pips+rainbowOrangepips is our daily playgroup for children aged 2 years 10 months to preschool.

It runs Monday to Friday from 9.15am to 12 noon and afternoon sessions commence at 12.30pm to 3.15pm

We aim to provide a happy, caring and stimulating environment for your child.

Orangepips provides a wide range of activities which help develop a child’s physical, intellectual, language, emotional and social skills. These activities include:

 

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  • Playdough
  • Painting
  • Home corner/imaginative play
  • Table-top toys
  • Arts & crafts
  • Book corner
  • Storytelling
  • Songs, rhymes and choruses
  • Bikes, slides, climbing frame

Our purpose-built playroom in the church has children’s toilets, kitchen and a quiet area.

There is an adjoining outdoor playground with safety surface, road track and a playhouse.

Orangepips is registered and inspected annually by the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety and by the Northern Ireland Playgroup Association.

We welcome children from all sections of the community. Places are limited and preference is given to older children from the local area.

For more information contact: Joy Parr 07745841091 or Church Office 90799391

SMALLTALK – Parent & Toddlers

A chance for Mums, Dads, Grannies, Grandads and Child Minders to relax with a cup of tea/coffee while their children (from babies to nursery age) enjoy the tabletop toys, ride-on toys, play dough and other activities. Juice, fruit and biscuits are also provided for the children.

The group meets in the church every Wednesday morning from 10.00am to 11.45am

For more information contact: Helen Reid (via Church Office) on 02890 799 391

Creche

We have a purpose built crèche room for your child to enjoy some playtime, while you relax in the service. 

Our team will be able to help your child settle in and feel comfortable during this time. We hope to do a variety of activities with them e.g. singing, a Bible story, colouring/craft, as well as free play inside and outside in the playground. Juice and biscuits are also available. 

If you have become a regular at church, and we know you, please join the crèche rota and help us provide this important ministry to both parents and the 0-4 year olds.

Any questions please contact the Crèche Coordinator, Christine French by email crèche@orangefield.org.uk 

LIGHT

We have two groups which meet during our Sunday morning service (children usually leave for their groups about 20 minutes into the service).

SALT (Sharing and Learning Together) is for children from pre-school to Year 6 (10yrs old)

LIGHT (Learning In God’s House Together) is for children in Years 7-10. (11-14 yrs old)

Both groups are led by volunteers from our congregation. The groups aim to help and encourage children to form a personal relationship with Jesus Christ through Bible study, prayer, crafts, games, quizzes, drama and discussion.

SALT & LIGHT groups run every Sunday morning from September to June.

Want to know more, or talk to a leader?

SALT

We have two groups which meet during our Sunday morning service (children usually leave for their groups about 20 minutes into the service).

SALT (Sharing and Learning Together) is for children from pre-school to Year 6 (10yrs old)

LIGHT (Learning in God’s House Together) is for children in Years 7-10. (11-14 yrs old)

Both groups are led by volunteers from our congregation. The groups aim to help and encourage children to form a personal relationship with Jesus Christ through Bible study, prayer, crafts, games, quizzes, drama and discussion.

SALT & LIGHT groups run every Sunday morning from September to June.

Girl Guides

The Guide Association, as part of a worldwide movement, enables girls and young women to fulfil their potential and take an active and responsible role in society.

The Girl Guides meet at the church every Monday.

Rainbow Guides (aged 4-7) meet 6.30pm – 8.00pm

Brownies (aged 7-10) meet 6.30pm – 8pm

For more information contact (through the church office):

Brownies – Elizabeth Gibson

Rainbow Guides – Elaine Brown