Weekly Announcements

  


SUNDAY, April 29, 2018

8:45        Church School

9:15        Choir Rehearsal

10:00     Morning Worship

WEDNESDAY

7:00        Bible Study 

THURSDAY

9:00        National Day of Prayer Breakfast

SATURDAY

1:00        Prayer Shawl

4:00        Soup Social

SUNDAY, May 6, 2018

8:45        Church School

9:15        Choir Rehearsal

10:00     Morning Worship

11:00      Coffee Hour

2:00        Hunger Walk

WEDNESDAY

7:00        Bible Study 

SATURDAY

1:00        Prayer Shawl

SUNDAY, May 13, 2018, Mother’s Day

8:45        Church School

9:00        Choir

10:00     Morning Worship/ Baptism


              




Coffee Hour will be today following the service.


We will celebrate the Sacrament of Holy Communion on Pentecost Sunday, May 20th this month.  


Our Friends in Need Food Pantry is in need of Volunteers.  If you are interested please see Pastor Kensinger.


For anyone interested in providing special music this summer, a list of dates is available in the narthex.  It seemed to work out well last year as all dates were filled.  Please consider sharing your musical talents with us this summer!


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

ELECTION DAY DINNER - There will be an Election Day Pork and Sauerkraut dinner on Tuesday, May 15th from 4:00 PM till sell out.  Tickets are $9.00 for adults and children under 12 are $4.50.   Take-outs are available please call 668-4630.


Tamaqua Community Hunger Weekend, May 4-6 - Benefiting food banks at the Tamaqua Salvation Army, Trinity UCC, and Primitive Methodist Church in Tamaqua.  The weekend culminates with an appreciation program at the Art Center following the Hunger Walk on Sunday, May 6. The Walk begins at 2 p.m. Across the street from the Art Center.  Hope to see you there!


Rummage Sale - Monday, June 11th   – 4:00 PM -8:00 PM and Tuesday, June 12th – 10:00 am -6:00 PM.  Items may be brought to the church during regular office hours.  Baked Goods and Refreshments will be available.


Tamaqua Remembers is hosting a collection drive in order to send care packages to military personnel through an organization called, “Operation Gratitude.”  The following items are needed:  Travel sized Toiletry items (3oz)-  Cotton Swabs (pack of 50 or fewer), Dental Floss, Deodorants (solid only), Shampoo, Toothpaste and Toothbrushes, Travel size packs of tissues.  Snacks – shelf life of at least 6 months:  Beef Jerky, Fruit Rollups, Gum, Packs of Crackers, Powdered Drink Mixes, Individual Packs of Tuna.  A box is in the Narthex for your donations.  Thanks in Advance.


Our Friends in Need Food Pantry is in need of Volunteers.  If you are interested please see Pastor Kensinger.


National Day of Prayer Breakfast – Thursday, May 3rd at 9:00 am here at Trinity Church.  The Breakfast will be followed by a time of prayer. 


For anyone interested in providing special music this summer, a list of dates will be available in the narthex sometime in May.  It seemed to work out well last year as all dates were filled.  Please consider sharing your musical talents with us this summer!


Feeding The Hungry - Our next social is Saturday, May 5th from 4 - 6:00 PM. Everyone is Welcome! You are invited to share our food, our friendship, and God’s love.   No charge.


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


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.


The FIN Food Pantry is in need of some donations however we have a generous supply of green beans, corn, and peas.  All other donations are needed at this time.  Thank you in advance for your generosity.


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.