Announcements for week of April 12, 2021
TRINITY & PROVIDENCE UNITED CHURCH WELCOMES YOU
“…Growing, Caring, Sharing”
The Life and Work of the Church
Sunday, April 11, 2021
2nd after Easter
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 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 Odessa United Church, East Central Ontario Region (ECO).
Birthdays for April!
In March the following people are celebrating in April are the following people celebrating: Brad Reid (12th), Vivian Wilson (12th), Mary Fedy (19th), Mary Justice (29th) and Juanita Murray (29th). God bless you this coming year! We don’t seem to have any Anniversaries recorded in April. If you have an Anniversary, please let us know so we can join you in your celebration!
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!
A BIG THANK YOU TO…
Anna and Sophia Telford Lopez for creating the Easter poster hanging outside of Trinity Hall and at the front of this “Announcement” bulletin. Another job well done!
Also a Big THANK YOU TO Sue Pepper ...
for creating our Newsletter "The Spring Carillon 2021"! She has once again done a marvelous job and we also wish to thank all the people who contributed to it this quarter.
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. 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. Meeting ID: 825 1539 0288 Passcode: Word One tap mobile. Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82515390288?pwd=SkY5WDJ6S1BFdCtwU1Zpam9kbGlYdz09 . The next study will be Friday, April 16th at 1:00 p.m.
Book Club – “The Jesus Sutras”
Friday, April 9th (TODAY) we will be the next day for our 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 @ email@example.com.
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:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84093123868?pwd=OHZJcnI2cHFSd1B2aFlQMXpHYTRFZz09 Meeting ID: 840 9312 3868 Passcode: bc
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.!
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.
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 - firstname.lastname@example.org 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 @ email@example.com or call her at 416-346-6902.
ECOR (East Central Ontario Regional Council) News
If you are interested in finding our what is going on in our ECOR and receive weekly news, you may email: firstname.lastname@example.org to be put on their News list or go their website at: https://ecorcuccan.us20.list-manage.com/track/click?u=16938b3e0bff64190d68a095e&id=63953928d6&e=b65f124d8c
It's time to vote for Bobcaygeon.
Your vote could be worth $250,000 to the town. Spread the word, Bobcaygeon is one of 4 finalists and the only one in Ontario to win $250,000 and we need your vote.
Voting starts Friday, April 9 at 9:00 AM and ends at 5:00 PM on April 10, 2021.
That’s this coming Friday and Saturday. Please don’t forget.
You can vote from anywhere on any device that has an Internet connection.
Just follow this link to the Kraft Hockeyville website after 9 AM Friday and vote. It's easy. Tell your friends, tell those who aren’t your friends.
Kraft Food runs an annual competitive process to identify communities from across Canada that foster the passion and spirit of Hockey. The list of communities in the final selection is down to four candidates from Ontario, Manitoba, New Brunswick and Saskatchewan.
On April 9th there will be a small window of opportunity for each of us to Vote On-line and bring this award home to Bobcaygeon.
The winning Community will receive a grant of $250,000 towards improvements in our arena as well as an actual NHL Hockey Game, right here. So, get involved and support minor hockey with your vote. You could be the one vote that makes a huge difference to Bobcaygeon.
You can follow the link now to see the Bobcaygeon story as well as photo galleries, other candidates, last year’s winner and lots more.
This is a great story for Bobcaygeon so let's give them our support.