Past Events

Past Events

19th May 2019


Our service starts at 11am but come anytime from 10:15am and grab a tea/coffee and refreshments and catch up with friends. At 11.15am (approx) the children leave the service to go to OAKS (Open Arms Kids Church) – where they sing, do crafts, play games and learn Bible stories and scriptures. (Except July and August) The service includes worship in a modern contemporary style with old and new songs. Teaching from God’s word and most mornings (but not all) we…
10th May 2019

John Lawson (evangelist)

Come along and bring a friend with you to hear the amazing story of how John Lawson’s life was transformed by the power of God. PLUS: On the Saturday, John will be doing an all day seminar on evangelism. This is an event open to all churches and to anyone who wants to be more effective in sharing the gospel. Further details will follow shortly.
24th Apr 2019


Prayer meeting and time of worship and thought from God’s word.
14th Apr 2019

Kids Church (Little Oaks)

During the Sunday morning service, out primary aged children leave the service to have kids church. They sing, learn scriptures, play games, have some food, and learn about life in the context of scriptural principles while having a lot of fun. The eagerness on their faces to get to kids church each week is s sight to see. If you have primary aged children, bring them along to Little Oaks – they will love it – and make new friends.
13th Apr 2019

Table Quiz

Table quiz (teams) with freewill offering towards the church building fund.
22nd Mar 2019


Calling all ladies: Come along for a Vintage Tea Party night with Charles and Ann Uprichard. Bring a friend and hear the remarkable story of how God impacted both Charles and Ann in their lives as former business people in Portadown.
11th Mar 2019

Men’s Fellowship

A night of craic and fellowship guys and a chance to hear a young man give testimony to the saving power of God in his life. Come along and hear our guest speaker Jonny Cornett.
1st Mar 2019


We welcome everyone to join us on this very special night as we officially open our new building and dedicate it to the work of the Kingdom through Open Arms Church. Come along to celebrate in praise and thanksgiving with us. There will be singing items and our special guest speaker and friend, Pastor David Legge will bring a word to the church and officially open the building. A special offering will be taken on the night to cover building…
11th Feb 2019


Come along for some fellowship, craic and food. Guest Speaker: Sgt Alwyn Peters PSNI
3rd Feb 2019

Sunday Morning Service

WELCOME TO OUR NEW HOME A very special day in the history of Open Arms Church. Today is our first service in our new home. It’s been more than 1 year in planning, building and fitting out – and now we are ready to take up residence in our exciting new home. Our service starts at 11am but come anytime from 10:15am and grab a tea/coffee and refreshments and catch up with friends. At 11.15am (approx) the children leave the…
27th Jan 2019

Sunday Morning Service

Sermon Series – QUESTIONS GOD ASKS  Our final service in our current home. We say goodbye today to our home for the past 4 years. Next Sunday we move into our new home in the building we’ve been preparing for the past year in Harford Street, just around the corner. Pastor Simon finishes the mini-series looking at the questions that God asks. We all have our lists of questions, we want to ask God when we get to Heaven. But…