Announcements for the week of March 8th!
TRINITY & PROVIDENCE UNITED CHURCH WELCOMES YOU
“…Growing, Caring, Sharing”
The Life and Work of the Church
Sunday, March 7, 2021
3rd in Lent
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.
We extend a warm, friendly welcome to all!
Please call the Church Office at (705)738-5135 if you need to pick-up something up in the church, to arrange an appropriate time.
All functions such as Committee and Council Meetings may be done by Zoom, as the church is closed due to the recent lockdown.
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 Kedron: Oshawa United Church., East Central Ontario Region (ECO).
Let us keep the Beck Family in our Prayers
Anneke Beck’s brother, John Punter, passed away suddenly in Paris, Ontario. John’s celebration of life took place on Monday, Feb. 22nd. He was only 70 years old. Let us keep the Beck and Punter families in our thoughts and prayers as they through this difficult time of loss.
Let us keep the Picken Family in our Prayers
Connie's Father, Arnold Schell, passed away very peacefully on Tuesday, March 2nd in the afternoon around 4:00 p.m. Bev, Wes and Connie were with their Dad when he passed on. Please keep the Picken and Schell families in your thoughts and prayers as they go through this difficult time of loss.
Let us also keep the Jacket Family in our Prayers
June Jackett passed away on Tuesday, March 2nd at 6:00 p.m. in the Palliative Care Unit at the Ross Memorial Hospital. Let us keep the Jacket, Ingram, Prescott, Kimble and Kerr families in our thoughts and prayers as they go through this time of loss.
Congratulation to Anneke and Karel Beck!
Anneke and Karel Beck have become Great Grandparents, as of last week with the birth of a healthy baby girl!
Birthdays for March!
In March the following people are celebrating: Lois Clarke (6), Larry Partridge (6), Graham Keevill (10), Shirley Lapp (14), Bud Justice (16), Morris Wesley (22), Jim Telford, (24), Laura Flynn (30), Cindy Reid (31) & Jim Young. God bless you this coming year! We don’t seem to have any Anniversaries in March.
We would be pleased if you would…
provide us with your birthday and/or Wedding Anniversary date, so that we can acknowledge and celebrate with you your momentous day!
Sunday’s Virtual Coffee Time
will be taking place on Sunday’s at 11:00 a.m. Join “Zoom” every Sunday with the “Zoom” link below: Meeting ID: 857 9001 6906; https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85790016906?pwd=RytXRTVJaElwZk9zMWFZRTFucWtsZz09 Password: coffee. Come and join us for a casual time of conversation and fun on Sunday’s at 11:00 a.m.!
Broadview Magazine Subscription
It is that time of year again! The cost this year is once again $25.00 for the year’s subscription of 8 magazines total (was 10 subscriptions last year but was reduced to 8, that is why it has remained at $25.00). If you are interested in subscribing or renewing your Broadview Magazine subscription you may send in your cheque for $25.00 to Trinity United Church, P.O. Box 426, Bobcaygeon, K0M 1A0 or you may bring in a cheque or cash to the church between Monday and Friday 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.; except for on Thursdays, when we record our Sunday Services. If you have any questions, you may direct the calls/e-mails to Susan Hachey at 705-243-9573 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spring is coming and so is the Spring Carillon!
Deadline for your submissions is March 19! I am looking for personal interest stories for our 3rd COVID edition and of course any work that committees are doing. Please send them to email@example.com. Thank-you, Sue Pepper
Welcome to Trinity Providence’s Bible Study –
“Feasting on the Word.”
The readings will follow the lectionary and the worship service recorded on Thursday. Due to covid restrictions we will use Zoom until the restrictions are lifted. TrinityProvidence United Church is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Time: This is a recurring meeting every two weeks at 1:00 p.m. Join Zoom Meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82515390288?pwd=SkY5WDJ6S1BFdCtwU1Zpam9kbGlYdz09 Meeting ID: 825 1539 0288 Passcode: Word One tap mobile. Let’s Feast on the Word! The next study will be this Friday, March 5th at 1:00 p.m.
You Tube services and music at Trinity & Providence
Please see the You Tube channel for all services and special music. The below will always be the Sunday service link
as well as what is sent out every week on our “Friday’s File”. This link is: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCceVbNDq7eytAaPZ9IMmaFw Also, please note that Meg will be adding new music videos every week. When you click on this link, click on the "video" tab at the top of the page and all of the Trinity YouTube music & services will pop up and then click on the one you wish to watch.
We are starting a new Book Club!
Starting on Friday, March 12th we will be starting a new Lenten Study book entitled “The Jesus Sutras” written by Martin Palmer.
This will take place on “Zoom” every other Friday and we will send out the pages ahead of time for you to read. If you are interested in participating, please let Sue in the office know @ firstname.lastname@example.org.
TrinityProvidence United Church is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: TrinityProvidence UC Book Club
Time: This is a recurring meeting Meet anytime on Zoom:
Meeting ID: 840 9312 3868
Perhaps now is the time to think about joining the United Church of Canada’s PAR (Pre-Authorized Remittance) monthly program to ensure your contribution to the churches ongoing expenses are met. With the continuance of COVID-19 protocols, eagerly awaiting vaccine shots and the reopening of Bobcaygeon’s Trinity/Providence United Church, the church’s expenses go on. If PAR is something you’d like to join, please contact Kim Draper at - email@example.com or call her at 416-346-6902. The church accepts cash or cheques payable to ‘Trinity United Church’ and e-transfers as follows:
Procedure For E-Transfer
1. Senders must sign-in to their bank account.
2. Click on the e-transfer icon.
3. The recipient is Trinity United Church.
4. The email address is
5. Enter the total amount of the donation.
6. In the memo field, enter the specific designations of the
donation. E.g., For a $100 donation, general $70, M&S
$10, property $10, world development $5.
7. For the security question, use “church name”.
(do not enter quotation marks)
8. Answer “Trinity”. (do not enter quotation marks but use
Another way is by PAR, which stands for Pre-authorized Remittance. It is a monthly donation program. You may contact Kim Draper @ firstname.lastname@example.org or call her at 416-346-6902.