Monday, March 10, 2014

Announcements/Events at Trinity Episcopal Church - March 2014

Trinity Episcopal Church:
Announcements and Upcoming Events
March 2014

This week in our Trinity cycle of prayer, we pray for all who are recovering from illness. Marylyn Anderson,  Loree  Temple, Barbara Yocum, Devin Christensen, Gini Smith, Krista Sweet, Lys Marr, and Rebekah Caldwell . We also pray for the repose of the soul of Amber Bennett, and for her family.

Living Compass Meditation Booklets for the season of Lent are available in the back of the church.

Centering Prayer - An ecumenical silent contemplative meditation group meets everyWednesday morning 9:30 to 10:30 in Jane's Hall.  Anyone is welcomed to come. (It's Divine therapy.)

Choir Rehearsals- During the season of Lent, choir rehearsals will be held on the 1st & 3rd TUESDAYS instead of our usual Wednesday rehearsal nights. For updated information or questions, please see/contact Carol Harper, or visit: NOTE: There will be a rehearsal THIS Tuesday for the Celtic Hymn Sing. All are invited to join us!

March 9th: First Sunday in Lent: “Alleluias” are omitted from the dismissal, prayers and songs during Lent.

March 9th, Sunday, Prospective Acolytes: There will be a training/refresher session on Sunday, March 9th  in between services. This session is open to everyone! If you are interested in becoming an acolyte, need a refresher on what it means to be an acolyte, or even if you're just interested in what an acolyte does, please attend. The meeting will be held promptly following the conclusion of the 8:30 service. if you have any questions, please contact Nick Robinson-Berry or Pastor Karen. 

March 12th 6-8pm: Lenten Program 2014:  The Jesus Creed:  The Essentials of Christianity and the Book of Common Prayer  Each Wednesday evening in Lent from 6-8PM, Trinity will have a soup supper and Lenten Program.  Please bring your BCP if you have one.  Please sign up to bring a pot of soup on one of these evenings (3/12, 3/19, 3/26, 4/2, 4/9).

March 16th @ 8:30 and 10:30   Special St. Patrick’s Day services with Celtic Hymn Sing, Celtic sermon, and a special Celtic coffee hour after the 10:30 service.  Wear green!

March 22nd, Saturday 2:00pm: There will be a memorial service for Jane McClusky.

March 28th & 29th, Spring Work Days:  Save the dates:  Friday, March 28, 2014 from 9 AM until 3 PM, snacks and lunch provided!  And Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 9 AM until noon, snacks provided.  If you can spare some time on either or both of these days, we have a list of 'chores' that need 'doing'!  Tools, tips, and camaraderie provided as well!  

Bible and Prayer Book Challenge: If you are interested in participating in Bishop Beisner’s 2014 Bible and Prayer Book Challenge, pick up a list of the readings in the back of the church.