2019-04-18 Trinity this week – Holy Week

Hello Trinity Friends,
As we approach Easter, I wanted to share with you some of the upcoming special services this weekend.

Tonight – Maundy Thursday – Our friends at St. Andrew’s are hosting Maundy Thursday’s potluck and Communion Service, 6:00 pm at St. Andrew’s. You are invited to bring a potluck dish and join us for shared community around the dinner table as we remember Jesus’ commandment to love and to serve. Our meal finishes with the celebration of Communion. Along with your potluck item, we invite you to bring along your dishes and cutlery and a bag to carry your items home for clean up. Please enter through the McIntyre Street side of the Church. All are welcome!

AOTS Good Friday Breakfast – April 19th , 8 am. All Welcome! Rev. Roni Beharry, Minister from Emmanuel United Church is the guest speaker.

Good Friday United Church Service – April 19th – Omond Memorial United Church, 10:30 am The area United Churches gather for a shared Good Friday Service at Omond Memorial.

Easter Sunrise Service – Sunday April 21st , 7:30 am
Join us bright and early Easter morning at the corner of Ferguson and McIntyre for a special morning sunrise service followed by hot cross buns and coffee.

Easter Sunday Communion Service – Sunday 21st, 10:30 am
Join us for joyful, music filled Easter Communion Service. We will enjoy musical offerings by special guest musicians along with both the Senior and Junior Choirs.

Some upcoming events and announcements

Please support the Clothing Drive for Cyclone Idai affected Zimbabwe and Mozambique on Tuesday April, 23rd between the hours 10 am and 4 pm, and on Wednesday April 24th, 10 am to 6 pm at Trinity United Church. New and gently used clothing and linens will be gratefully accepted. For more information contact Claudette (call Trinity Church to get her contact info)

Last call for registering for the Women’s Retreat! Our theme is “women of wonder” taken from the scripture 1 Peter 3:4 -“You should clothe yourselves instead with the beauty that comes from within, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is so precious to God.”
This weekend retreat is about building friendships, enjoying nature, making space for sabbath time and having fun! The cost is $60 and includes all food, supplies and a t-shirt. The retreat begins on Friday April 26th after supper and concludes following breakfast and worship on Sunday April 28th.Contact Lisa to register at blais.trinity@gmail.com

Peace be with you!

~Lisa ~