Weekly Announcements

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SUNDAY, July 7, 2024

10:00     Morning Worship

SUNDAY, July 14, 2024

10:00     Morning Worship/ Holy Communion

SUNDAY, July 21, 2024

10:00     Morning Worship/ Joyful Noise Offering

SUNDAY, July 28, 2024

10:00     Morning Worship

 

   


 

Community Wide Indoor Yard Sale - Saturday, August 3, 2024 - $10.00 per spot, any questions please contact Sue or Lynn.

 

Frozen Chicken Finger & Pierogi Sale from Capriotti's (potato and cheese only), Pick-up will be Sunday, September 1, 2024, at 11:00 am. Prices are: 1- dozen $ 6.00, 2- dozen $11.00, 3- dozen $16.00, 4- dozen $20.00, Chicken Fingers (5 lb bag) $31.00.  Orders and money due August 17, 2024. For more information Contact Lynn at 570-668-0630.  Thank you for your support!!

 

We are looking for a volunteer to head the Property Committee. You do not need to be a member of the consistory. Please see Richard Hadesty Jr. if you are interested.

 

Christmas in July at Trinity!  We are hosting Christmas in July in the hopes of filling our food pantry. Please donate non-perishable food items under the tree. A container for monetary gifts is available. We ask that you bring your Christmas spirit and sense of giving to help the food pantry. Wear your ugly sweater vest, Christmas tee, holiday earrings, and headbands - be creative. Let's have some fun without the cold and snow! Thank you, Diane Chicanavage

 

Big Thank you to Debbie Delp, Rev Kline, Gary & Lynn Myers for helping get kitchen cleaned up and ready for inspection.  Also, Pastor for taking mats to get cleaned. Greatly appreciate all your help, Sue If anyone wanted to donate any of their unwanted dish rags or towels, they no longer need to the kitchen.  We’d greatly appreciate them.

 

The membership Committee is updating the church membership file.  Forms are available in the Narthex, please complete it and return it to the Membership Committee. Please complete the form even if there are no changes.  Thank you.

 

No fundraising meetings for July/August everyone enjoy your summer. Thanks, Sue 

 

Godspell - Tamaqua Area Faith Fellowship Network (TAFFN) and the Tamaqua Ministerial Association are hosting an ecumenical community event featuring Sing for America performing Godspell, the Gospel story comes alive through music, laughter, tears and hope.  The performance will be Sunday, August 18, 2024, beginning at 6:00 p.m. here at Trinity.  A time of fellowship with refreshments follows the performance. A free-will offering will be taken. All are welcome.

 

For anyone interested in providing special music during the worship service, a list of dates is available in the narthex.  Please consider sharing your musical talents with us!

 

 The Fin food pantry is now accepting donations of pet supplies.  Feeding the hungry includes our furry friends too. Cat and dog food and treats will now be accepted.  Thank you. 

 

For anyone interested in providing special music or lector reading during the worship service, a list of dates are available in the narthex. Thank you.

 

There are new sign-up sheets on the bulletin board for 2023 Bulletin, Communion Cup, and Candle Sponsors.  Please pay and fill out a memorial/honorarium sheet 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 570-668-4139.

 

Volunteer Opportunity:  Acolytes are needed young and not so young.  Please contact Diane Chicanavage.

 

FIN - If you or someone you know are in need of food please contact our Friends in Need Food Pantry at 570-668-4139.  Please leave your name and number and someone will return your call and schedule a time for pick up.  We are here to nourish God’s people.

 

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

 

Friends in Need Food Pantry:  While we greatly appreciate all donations please be aware of expiration dates on food items.  We can’t / don’t give anything out that is expired.  We have been recently over run with expired stuff.  It is an added expense to the food pantry to have to discard all of the outdated items.  Thanks for your understanding!

 

Reminder please do not leave your vehicles parked in the loading and unloading area directly in front of the church.  If you need, “Valet parking” please see one of the ushers and they will make arrangements to park your vehicle.  Thank you.

 

Hospitalizations - If you or someone you know is hospitalized, please call the church office at 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!