Announcements for the week of July 18, 2022
TRINITY & PROVIDENCE UNITED CHURCH WELCOMES YOU
“…Growing, Caring, Sharing”
The Life and Work of the Church
6th after Pentecost
Sunday, July 17, 2022
Announcements for the upcoming week
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 Anishinaabe Nation. We acknowledge their stewardship of the land throughout the ages.
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. 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 Rideau Ferry: Bethel United Church, East Central Ontario Region (ECOR).
Best wishes to all those who have Birthdays and Anniversaries
Special Activities this Week at Trinity
Mon. 18 Respite Care, 8:30 a.m., Trinity Hall
Wed. 20 Respite Care, 8:30 a.m., Trinity Hall
Wed. 20 Prayer Circle, 9:30 a.m., Sanctuary
Fri. 22 Respite Care, 8:30 a.m., Trinity Hall
Sun. 24 Sunday Service, 10:30 a.m., Sanctuary &
Providence United Church
At Providence on July 24, 2022 Rev. John Ambrose will be preaching start time at 10:00 a.m. with Victoria Ingram providing the special music, and Catherine Ambrose will be playing the hymns. We will gather at Providence on July 31st and Aug. 14th as we will not be having a service at Trinity on those dates. Please bring a lawn chair as the sanctuary is quite small. There will be a speaker outside. This has been decided by council and we appreciate the invitation. This will be a great opportunity to enjoy the connection of Trinity and Providence church.
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.
Passed away at Ross Memorial Hospital on July 1, 2022 in her 92nd year. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES - MONK CHAPEL.
No service is scheduled. Let us keep the Fergusson family in our prayers as they go through this difficult time of loss.
A HUGE THANK-YOU to the UCW!
The congregation of Trinity United Church would like to thank the Trinity and Providence United Church Women for donating $2,400.00 for our new video equipment! We are now ½ way to paying for this equipment. We are reaching out beyond our walls to our local and greater community!
We are looking for 500 ml Mason Jars
UCW ladies will be making chili sauce again in September 2022 and I am asking for 500 ml Mason jars. If you have any you will not be using and would like to donate them to the church, please just leave them on the counter in the kitchen and I will periodically collect them. Thanks so much, Olive Macoomb
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.
Bobcaygeon Helps Foodbank
The number of clients has greatly increased at the Food Bank. The Food Bank Box in the narthex is picked up weekly. There are drop off boxes at both of our grocery stores.
Items in need:
Canned fruit, canned vegetables, juices boxes, canned juice, tooth paste, shampoo, deodorant and toilet tissue. Bobcaygeon Helps is now set up for e-transfer. The contact information is: Bobcaygeon Food Bank. The email address is: firstname.lastname@example.org Method of payment through: email.
a volunteer to set up a coffee/juice roster for after the service. As of now, no one is responsible. There is a template beside the kitchen door. No volunteer, no coffee/juice. Thanks in advance.
Who will be preaching in the upcoming Services @ Trinity?
We welcome Darlene Hallett on July 10th, Nancy Payne on July 17th, Andy Harris on July 24th, Phyllis Tamlin on August 7th & August 21st, and Darlene Hallett on August 28th! There will be no church service at Trinity United Church here on August 14th but we will be joining Providence on that day.
“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.
ECOR Women’s Retreat …
“Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors” will be held from September 16-18, 2022 at Kingfisher Bay Retreat Centre. Ladies come and join us for a wonderful weekend of friendship and learning. Join us for drumming, crafts, canoeing, smudge, visiting the Petroglyphs and the Curve Lake Pow Wow! You will be asked to make a personal commitment … an achievable goal at the end of the weekend toward making a difference, one person at a time. Keynote speaker is Michael Doxtater, he is the Director, Saagajiwe – of Indigenous Creative Practice at Toronto Metropolitan University. For more information, please contact Kathleen Whyte at (705)768-3555 or firstname.lastname@example.org or you may register at https://forms.gle/2JF499saQgqAyCuh9 . More information located on the bulletin board by the kitchen.
“Concerts in the Park” in Bobcaygeon are back!
July 21st “The Mitchells and Alanna Jenish” will be at the “Children’s Concert” which starts at 5:30 p.m. The adults’ Concert starts at 6:30 p.m. and will be featuring “The Mitchells and Alanna Jenish” as well.