Announcements for the week of August 28, 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!
Special Activities this Week at Trinity
Mon. 28 Respite Care, 9:00 a.m., Trinity Hall
Mon. 28 Baden Powel Scouts, 6:00 p.m., Trinity Hall
Mon. 28 Ukulele Practice, 6:30 p.m., Sanctuary
Wed. 30 Respite Care, 9:00 a.m., Trinity Hall
Wed. 30 Prayer Circle, 9:30 a.m., Sanctuary
Thurs. 31 Chili Sauce making, 8:30 a.m., Kitchen and Trinity Hall
Fri. 01 Respite Care, 9:00 a.m., Trinity Hall
Sun. 03 Church Service, 10:30 a.m., Sanctuary
Livestreaming during service.
Welcome back Rev. Dr. Bob Root!
Best wishes to all those who have Birthdays and Anniversaries in August & September!
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.
Grahams’ “Celebration of Life” took place at Adams Funeral Home in Barrie, Ontario. Visitation was held on Thursday, August 24, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. and then it was followed by a funeral service at 2:00 p.m. with a reception. Let us keep Sandra and the Keevill family in our prayers.
It is with sadness that we announce that Ruth Maitland passed away
suddenly on Friday, August 18. More information with be forthcoming. Please keep the Maitland family in your prayers as they go through this difficult time of loss.
Ruth Schultz – “Celebration of Life”
Ruth passed away on Sunday, June 11, 2023 and a “Celebration of Life” will be taking place here at Trinity United Church on Saturday, September 23rd at 2:00 p.m. with a reception to follow. Let us keep the Schultz family in our prayers.
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.
Heads Up Everyone!
Ribbon Cutting & Beautiful Art Sale Fundraiser
On Sunday Sept. 3rd we are having a celebration of our new front doors. The ribbon cutting will be at 11:30 am, followed by refreshments in Trinity Hall where some of my paintings will be up for sale.
All proceeds will go to the church to help pay for the doors. What you pay is up to you, but I am suggesting a $25 minimum.
Mark the date on your calendar: Sept. 3rd -Mary Fedy
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
Trinity United Church Ministry Schedule
August 27, Barbara Warden
September 3, Rev. Dr. Bob Root is back.
Providence Ministry Schedule
Date Speaker Special Music Musician
Aug. 27 Elizabeth Peeters Bill Gordon Mike Chell
Sept. 3 Rev. John Patterson Providence Road Band Mike Chell
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.
Midweek Event – “All Things Bright and Beautiful”
Taking place on Wed. Oct. 25th at Greenbank United Church with registration at 9:15 a.m. and program to start at 10:00 a.m. Cost for day including lunch is $25.00 with guest speaker Paul Oliver from Urban Nature. Registration forms available from Roberta Plunkett – firstname.lastname@example.org. Please RSVP to email@example.com or #(289)-385-3595 by October 18, 2023. See bulletin board in hall for more information.
‘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.
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
Terry Fox Run for Cancer Research
When: Sunday, September 17th, 2023
What: “He Never Gave Up And Neither Will We” – All runs are non-competitive, all
inclusive, family-oriented activities where participants can run, walk, ride
or wheel. A BBQ will also take place.
Where: Kawartha Lakes Retirement Residence, 60 West Street,
Time: Registration is at 12:00 noon. Opening Remarks and Run Kick-off at
How: Register online or in person as an individual, a family, or a team.
See bulletin board in the hall for more details or contact: Connie and Al Picken @ firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 705-738-2863 for more information.