Trinity           

"Celebrating 150 Years"



Weekly Announcements

     


SATURDAY

1:00        Prayer Shawl

SUNDAY, August 27, 2017

10:00     Morning Worship               

WEDNESDAY

7:00        Bible Study

SATURDAY

1:00        Prayer Shawl

4:00        Soup Social

SUNDAY, September 3, 2017

10:00     Morning Worship

MONDAY
 Office Closed
WEDNESDAY
7:00 Bible Study
SATURDAY
1:00 Prayer Shawl
SUNDAY, September 10, 2017
8:45 Church School
10:00 Morning Worship/ Holy Communion

MONDAY

7:00        Consistory Meeting

WEDNESDAY

7:00        Bible Study

THURSDAY

6:00        Evangelism & Outreach Meeting/ Founders Hall

SATURDAY

1:00        Prayer Shawl

SUNDAY, September 17, 2017

8:45        Church School

9:00        Choir

10:00     Morning Worship/ Perfect Attendance

              










There is a new lector schedule available in the Narthex for the months of August through November, thank you for your service in this very important role in our Trinity family.


150th Anniversary Trinity Tid Bits

The influenza epidemic in autumn 1918 caused the churches and schools to close from October 2nd to November 10th.  Rev. Thompson stood beside the grave of 35 persons.


Hospitalizations:  If you or someone you know is hospitalized please call the church office at 570-668-4139.  Due to the HIPAA Law names are no longer published in the newspaper and we are not contacted by the hospital unless the patient requests it, when admitted, let them know you are a member of Trinity United Church of Christ. Also if you’ve added a name to the prayer list please keep the church office informed if the individual needs to be removed.  Thank you!


Please continue to use your Boyer’s key tag every time you shop in any Boyer’s Markets.  Thank you for your participation in this program.


Sunday Church School begins on Sunday, September 10th at 8:45. We provide classes for all ages and encourage you to bring your children (grandchildren) and become a part of our adult class yourself.  Perfect Attendance Awards for last year will be presented during the service on September 17th.


World Communion Sunday will be observed on Sunday, October 1, 2017 with The Celebration of the Eucharist during our 10:00 am morning worship service.  Join Us as We Celebrate with Christians worldwide!


Choir rehearsal will resume on September 17, at 9am in the choir room(chapel).  I welcome everyone to return and encourage any new members to please join us.



Founder’s hall will not be hosting a dinner for the month August. See you in the fall!!



We are in need of Sponsors!  There are sign-up sheets on the bulletin board for Bulletin, Communion Cup, and Candle Sponsors.  Please pay when you sign your name on the list.  There are cards available for you to fill out with your honorarium or memoriam and attach that with your payment.  Thank you in advance and if you have any questions please contact the church office at 668-4139.



Harvest Home ~ will be celebrated this year on October 22nd during the Morning Worship service.  The Decorating Committee would like to thank everyone who helped or donated with last year’s Harvest Home.  This year they are asking for donations of mums to decorate the church with. Items needed for our Friends in Need Food Pantry would also be appreciated.  These items are as follows:  Canned goods (corn, peas, green beans, etc.) Soup, Sauerkraut, Cereal, Tuna, and Tuna Helper.  Please bring food items on Saturday October 21st beginning at 9 am.


Church World Service- Blankets + offering will be Sunday, October 1, 2017.   Supporting the Blankets + program helps make a difference in the lives of children and families all over the world.   We will be supporting this very special project on Sunday, October 1, 2017 during a special offering.  Our goal is to send $1,000.  Envelopes will be available in the Narthex.   Thank you in advance for your support.


Tamaqua Area Adult Day Care Take–Out Platter Fundraiser, Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 4 pm – 6:30 pm, $10 ticket - meal includes choice of Roast Beef or Stuffed Chicken, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Cole Slaw and roll.