Nurturing the Spirit, the Caring Journey, partnering
for the Community, Funding for Ministry, Sharing Hope Locally and Globally.
We acknowledge that we live on the traditional territory of the Mississauga People of the Anishnaabe Nation. We acknowledge their stewardship of the land throughout the ages.
We extend a warm, friendly welcome to all!
Latest Covid Update (The Ontario Provincial Government)
As of April 27, 2022 all Covid restrictions were lifted in Ontario.
Please Remember in your Prayers
Those at home, in nursing homes and in hospital who are facing illness, bereavement and other life challenges. If you need prayer or would like to be part of a prayer group, please contact the Prayer Circle in confidence at (705)738-5135 (church office). This week please pray for Lanark-Balderson United Church, East Central Ontario Region (ECOR).
Best wishes to all those who have Birthdays and Anniversaries in May!
Special Activities this Week at Trinity
We sincerely thank all of those participating in activities and meetings for following the Covid 19 Protocols established by the Ontario Government and the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit. We all need to do our part to keep our church as safe as possible!
Mon. 23 Office Closed for Victoria Day
Tues. 24 TRC (Truth & Reconciliation), 7:00 p.m., Trinity Hall
Sat. 28 Doug Jones “Celebration of Life”, 1:00 p.m. visitation
and 2:00 p.m. service in the Sanctuary
Sun. 29 Sunday Service, 10:30 a.m., Sanctuary &
Livestreaming & Coffee Hour after church
Raymond Douglas (Doug) Jones
Peacefully on Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at Ross Memorial Hospital
in Lindsay with family at his side, Doug Jones in his 100th year passed away. Doug’s “Celebration of Life” will be taking place on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at Trinity United Church Bobcaygeon at 2:00 p.m. There will be a visitation taking place at 1:00 p.m. prior to the service.
Prayer Request and Pastoral Care
If you have a prayer request, please call the church office at (705)738-5135 and we will pass your request through to our active Prayer Circle and Pastoral Care Teams or you may call Rev. Andrew Macpherson.
We wish to send a BIG THANK-YOU To…
MARY & RICHARD FEDY for cleaning up our church gardens and making them look so beautiful. As you can see, the flowers are starting to bloom. Your work and talents are greatly appreciated!
A HUGE THANK-YOU!
All of the beef pies & chicken pies have been SOLD!!
We made 1,408 pies and made a profit of $6,000.00.
I wish to thank all the ladies who helped make these delicious pies and thanks to everybody who purchased them. Indeed a huge success!!
Again, my sincere thanks. Olive Macoomb
A BIG THANK-YOU!
I wish to thank ALL those that helped with the Art Show in numerous
ways. It could not have happened without YOUR support and I truly
thank each and everyone for their kindness!
A HUGE THANK-YOU GOES OUT TO
Who donated the money she made from her gifted works of art to the
fundraising efforts to purchase new video equipment so
that we can continue to reach out to our wider Community through livestreaming our Sunday Church service on YouTube. The Art Show raised $3,107.00 to date!
Save the Date! Rain or Shine!
Yard Sale at Trinity United Church
Saturday, June 4th – 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Plans are in place for a yard sale to raise money for our new livestream technology equipment.
· Please consider donating items for Trinity’s yard sale.
· Items can be brought to Trinity Hall on Friday, June 3rd from 4:30 p.m.
to 6:30 p.m.
· We are also looking for volunteers for Friday evening to assist with the
set up and/or on Saturday to help with the sale.
· If you have any questions, contact Cathy Bennett (705-738-4080) or
Connie Picken (705-738-2863).
· For the safety of all, we encourage the wearing of masks.
Let’s work together, enjoy some fellowship, and have fun during this
News from the Knitting Group
New members are welcome as projects are created for shut-ins and various people in need. The Knitting Group meet every second Tuesday and the dates will be posted under “Special Activities This Week at Trinity”. For further information about the Knitting Group, contact Gail Lewis at 705-738-1279. Our next knitting session will be on Tues., May 31, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Room.
“The Ripple Effect” You are invited:
Bay of Quinte (ECOR) UCW Weekend at Camp Quin-Mo-Lac is taking place on September 9, 10, & 11, 2022. The Saturday speaker will be speaking on “Restorative Justice – The Ripple Effect” presented by Carol O’Neil, Lakeridge Presbyterial Past President. Sunday speakers will present “Let’s Celebrate: The 60th Anniversary of UCW and the 70th Anniversary of Quin-mo-Lac Camp”. Registration April 30th until July 31, 2022. Information available by email email@example.com or by phone 905-429-0095. Registration for the weekend is $175.00 by e-transfer or cheque. Please see UCW bulletin board in the hallway by the kitchen and Fellowship Room. Hosted by Lakeridge Presbyterial.
AFFIRMING EDUCATION TEAM
On May 1st, 2022 Trinity United Church Bobcaygeon voted 100% in favour of our new Affirming Mission Statement
TRINITY UNITED CHURCH – BOBCAYGEON
GROWING, CARING, SHARING
As followers of Jesus Christ, we seek to:
· spread God’s liberating love and respect God’s creation, functioning as a caring faith community
· encourage everyone to participate in all aspects of the life and work of the community of faith
· further our spiritual growth through worship, study of the scriptures and deepening relationships
As an affirming congregation, we celebrate God’s love:
· as expressed through diversity in ability, age, appearance, beliefs, capacity, ethnicity, family configuration, gender identity, personality, racial identity, sexual orientation, social status
We commit to God’s vision of wholeness for all creation.