Announcements for the week of August 21, 2023
TRINITY & PROVIDENCE UNITED CHURCH WELCOMES YOU
“…Growing, Caring, Sharing”
The Life and Work of the Church
August 20, 2023
Ministry Focus Areas for Trinity:
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.
(This is a scent sensitive environment)
We extend a warm, friendly welcome to all!
Please Remember in your Prayers Those at home, in nursing homes and in hospital who are facing illness, bereavement and other life challenges. This week please pray for Cardinal United Church, East Central Ontario Region (ECOR).
Special Activities this Week at Trinity
Mon. 21 Respite Care, 9:00 a.m., Trinity Hall
Mon. 21 Baden Powel Scouts, 6:00 p.m., Trinity Hall
Mon. 21 Ukulele Practice, 6:30 p.m., Sanctuary
Wed. 23 Respite Care, 9:00 a.m., Trinity Hall
Wed. 23 Prayer Circle, 9:30 a.m., Sanctuary
Fri. 25 Respite Care, 9:00 a.m., Trinity Hall
Sun. 27 Church Service, 10:30 a.m., Sanctuary
Livestreaming during service.
Welcome Barbara Warden!
Best wishes to all those who have Birthdays and Anniversaries in August!
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.
News from the Knitting Group
The Knitting Group meet every second Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. The next meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 6th at the home of Karin Kinsman. We knit Prayer Shawls adults and children who need comfort, peace, and love as they go through personal loss, sickness, and grief. For further information about the Knitting Group, please contact Gail Lewis at 705-738-1279 or the church office for Karin’s address if you wish to join them.
Are you a Knitter or Crocheter?
We need people to knit or crochet mitten, scarves, hats for our Mitten Tree. The items are distributed to our community here in Bobcaygeon and Lindsay to places like our public schools, Curve Lake, Boys & Girls Club, Ross Memorial Hospital, A Place Called Home etc. before Christmas.
Did you know …
that both nursing homes (Case Manor & Pinecrest) are much more accessible these days! You no longer need to set-up appointments, or need to wear a mask while inside. I’m sure the residence would enjoy a visit!
Phase 1 Workshop will be taking place at Bridgenorth United Church on Sat., Sept. 23rd from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sat., Sept.30th from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Registration information is limited to 18 participants. More information is located on Trinity’s bulletin board in the hall by the bathrooms.
Then Let Us Sing! – Bay of Quinte UCW ECOR
Annual Fall Workshop on Wed., Oct. 11th, 2023. Featuring “Then Let Us Sing” presented by Paul Sales who is the member of “Then Let Us Sing!” Development Committee. Registration with refreshments at 9: 30 a.m. Cost is $20.00 paid at the door of Frankford United Church located on 61 Mill St., Frankford. Please register by Sept. 25th, 2023 to Nancy Sutherland email: email@example.com phone number 705-750-0001. See bulletin board for more info.
‘After Words’ … is a new Bereavement Support Program
in Bobcaygeon offered by Kawartha Lakes Hospice. The group meets every first and third Tuesday in the month from 2:00 – 3:.00 p.m. at Trinity United Church, Bobcaygeon in the Fellowship Room. Please call Janice Craig, Hospice Bereavement Co-ordinator at 705-324-7323 x 553 for more information. Also, there is a poster with more information on Trinity’s bulletin board in the back hall.
Once in a Blue Moon!
A Fundraising Gala, for the Mishkodeh Project, is being held on Friday, August 25th, 2023 beginning at 5:00 p.m. at Settlers Village, 85 Dunn Street, Bobcaygeon. The event includes dinner, concert and silent auction. The dinner takes place at 6:00 p.m. and the concert begins at 8:00 p.m. See the poster on the bulletin board for more detailed information.
Trinity United Church Ministry Schedule
August 20, Rev. Sharon Campbell-Rayment
August 27, Barbara Warden
September 3, Rev. Dr. Bob Root is back.
Providence Ministry Schedule
Date Speaker Special Music Musician
Aug. 20 Rev. Janet Stobie Patrick Ward Sue Zilke Ward
Aug. 27 Elizabeth Peeters Bill Gordon Mike Chell
Sept. 3 Rev. John Patterson Providence Road Band Mike Chell
Bobcaygeon Music Council - Concerts In The Park 2023
Date Time Musicians
August 24 5:30 p.m. Rob Joy
6:30 p.m. Vintages
These concerts take place on Thursday evenings in July and August by
Lock 32 Bobcaygeon 2023. Children’s Concerts take place at 5:30 p.m.
and the Adult Concerts start at 6:30 p.m.
More information on website: www.bobcaygeonmusic.com
Boyd Heritage Museum Presents – a Classic High Tea
On Tuesday, August 29th, 2023 @ 2:00 p.m. at the newly renovated Boyd Building on 21 Canal St. Tickets are $30.00 each. Ticket sales will help our history continue. Phone 705-738-9482 or email: event@I-Zoom.net