We just elected a new Bishop for the Episcopal Diocese of LA. at our annual convention in Ontario, CA. Vicar John H. Taylor of St. John Chrysostom Church was elected Bishop Coadjutor of the diocese after 8 ballots over 2 days.
~SUNDAY SCHOOL Still Looking For Teachers. Please Contact Liz Schroeder.
~STEWARDSHIP UPDATE - We Have 100% Of Last Years Care Received. It's Not Too Late To Send In Pledge Cards.
~BOOKSHELF WILL HAVE a few lovely items to sell on Sunday, December 11. Please Stop And Purchase Holiday Gifts, Winter Birthdays, Jewerly. Lots Of New Items.
~ALTAR GUILD- Remember Someone And Give Thanks With Christmas Flowers. Envelopes For Your Donation Can Be Found In Advent Letter Or In Church Pews. Please Print Your Name And Dedication On Envelope. Contact Nia Flood, Altar Guild
~NEW NOTICE FOR PARENTS OF 6TH, 7TH, OR 8TH GRADE STUDENTS. A TEN week Sunday Lenten Church School Course Will Be Offered For 6-8 Grade Students Beginning On January 15, 2017 Till March 12, 2017. COURSE "ETHICS IN THE MIDDLE", The Course Is Designed To Give Students, Of This Age, Help In Moral Reasoning, Decision Making, Peer Kindness, And Insight In How To Avoid At Risk Behavior. Details/questions Please Contact Church Office Or Joan Hemmers, Facilitator.
OutReach Giving For Christmas:
-Family Service- Stuff A Sock For Local Teens. Socks Available In Lounge And Are Due On December 4th.
-Angel Tree For Sierra Vista- Gift 'wish-lists' Are Located On Tree Or Table In The Lounge. Gifts Donations In Bags Due Before December 16.
-Cold Weather Shelter
Shelter Opens From December 1 To March 31 At Salvation Army And Trinity's Night Is Wednesday. Shelter Is Open If It Will Be <40 Or >30% Chance Of Rain. Sign Up Sheet In The Lounge. Shifts Are From7:30-10 P.m., 7:30- 1 A.m. Or 1-6 A.m. Contact Cheryl DiPretoro, Ministry Leader
Tuesday, December 6, 2016, and December 13 and 20.
6 p.m Advent Pot Luck
7 p.m.Catechism for Creation
A video presentation followed by discussion. Pot luck bring an item to share with 8 people. Hospitality provides drinks.
Saturday, December 10, 2016
8:30 am to 3 pm
Our Benedictines will be in various locations on campus including library, church and grounds.
Sunday, December 11, 2016
BookShelf Holiday Items will be for sale
in Lounge at coffee hour. Cash or checks only.
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Begins at Bethany Reformed and ends with Fiesta at Holy Name of Jesus. This community celebration of the birth of the Beloved Son of God is a joint efffort between seven neighborhood churches.
Contact Linda Apmadoc to volunteer or for questions.
Procession to seven neighborhood churches with the reading of the Christmas Story and singing on carols. Tamales, beans and rice dinner with pinatas for the kids.
Sunday,December 18, 2016
Reception to follow in Trinity Lounge
Saturday, December 24, 2016
4 p.m. Christmas Eve Pageant
9 p.m. Christ Mass with a service of Christmas Carols
Sunday, December 25, 2016
Christmas Day Eucharist
Coffee Hour afterwards in lounge
Sunday, January 1
One Service at 10 a.m.
Single service with a Christmas Carol sing following.
January 5, 2017
7:30 p.m. Choral Eucharist
January 7, 2017
Trinity Camp Fundraiser
Three Kings Dinner
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Sunday after Epiphany
8 a.m.- Spoken service
10:15 a.m. Christmas Lessons and Carols with Holy Eucharist
Great Hall Data:
Construction has started on time on Monday, June 27. From that date through April 1st, 2017, the Great Hall will be closed to use and through traffic.
>>WeekdayParking in front of church office has been limited to staff members only during construction times. No parking in TENS areas, reserved for builders only. Parking available on streets. <<
During construction: please review map for access.