Weekly Announcements

 

SUNDAY, January 2, 2022

10:00     Morning Worship

MONDAY

                Office Closed

SUNDAY, January 9, 2022

10:00     Morning Worship/ Holy Communion

WEDNESDAY

3:00        Take-Out Meatloaf Dinner

SUNDAY, January 16, 2022

10:00     Morning Worship

 

         


Attention Committees: All Information for the 2021 Annual Report is due ASAP.  You can e-mail the church office at officetamaquatrinity@verizon.net or drop it in the Secretary’s mailbox.  Thank you.

 

Take-out Meatloaf Dinner on January 12, 2022 - $12.00/ adults and $6.00/ children.  Meal includes Meatloaf, Mashed Potatoes and Harvard Beets. Orders must be received no later than January 10, Pre-order by calling 570-516-6146– leave message. Walk-ins and no-one not listed on the pre-order list will be served. Pick-up will be 2:00 to 4:00 pm. (Please note time change)

 

The Annual Congregational Meeting of Trinity UCC will be held on Sunday, February 13, 2022.  It will begin just prior to the close of the 10 AM morning worship service in the Sanctuary.  Preparation of the 2021 Annual Report will begin soon, this report is the source of much of our deliberation and action at the Annual Meeting.  Reports will be mailed only upon request.  As always, we encourage all members to attend this meeting.

 

Thank you for your continued support of the “Giving Tree” providing gift cards, hats, gloves, scarves, socks, bed pillows, pillowcases and blankets.  Trinity members have helped put a smile on many faces and kept many warmer this holiday season.   

 

2021 Financial Statements - There is a sign-up sheet in the narthex for those members who want a 2021 financial statement (record of your giving to the church).  For cost control reasons, statements will be printed only for those making this request.  These printed statements will be available by mid-January.

 

The Annual Congregational Meeting of Trinity UCC will be held on Sunday, February 13, 2022.  It will begin just prior to the close of the 10 AM morning worship service in the Sanctuary.  Preparation of the 2021 Annual Report will begin soon, this report is the source of much of our deliberation and action at the Annual Meeting.  Reports will be mailed only upon request.  Our agenda will consist of the approval of the annual reports for all committees and organizations.  As always, we encourage all members to attend this meeting.

 

2021 Financial Statements - There is a sign-up sheet in the narthex for those members who want a 2021 financial statement (record of your giving to the church).  For cost control reasons, statements will be printed only for those making this request.  These printed statements will be available by mid-January.

 

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

 

2022 Sponsors are Needed!  There are sign-up sheets on the bulletin board for 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 with your payment.  Thank you in advance and if you have any questions, please contact the church office at 668-4139.

 

Altar Flower sponsors are needed for January 23rd and February 20th please Lynn Myers if you are interested.

 

ADVENT FOLDERS - Please remember to use your Advent Self-Denial Folders and return them to Trinity UCC before the Financial Secretary closes her books for the end of the year.

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 membership Committee is currently updating church files.  Membership slips will be available in the newsletter and will also be available in the narthex for completion.  If completed at the church, place in the basket located in the narthex.  It will be greatly appreciated if you will complete and return as soon as possible so the committee can proceed in a timely manner.  Thank you, The Membership Committee

 

FIN - If you or someone you know are in need of food please contact our Friends in Need Food Pantry at 570-391-6719.  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.

 

The rummage room is closed we are no longer accepting donations, thank you, Consistory.

 

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!

 

The FIN Food Pantry is in need of Stuffing, Flavored Noodle & Rice Packs, Ravioli & Spaghetti O’s, Cereal, Pancake Mix & Syrup, Hamburger & Tuna Helper, Canned Sweet Potatoes, Applesauce, Canned Fruit, Tuna and Oatmeal.  Thank you in advance for your generosity.

 

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!