Posted by: jwhes | June 16, 2017

Sunday Happenings

For Sunday – June 18th – 10:45 a.m.

It’s time to pick your favourite hymn for the summer Sundays.  Each Sunday during the summer months, there are two spots for your favourite hymn. The list is posted on the green bulletin board.

Pastoral Care Elizabeth Brown and Milly Malavsky are available to you.  Please be in touch with one of us if you would like to talk about faith, have a health concern, are making a transition, or need one of us “to walk with you” in your time of need., or call our confidential line 204-269-1632.

Trinity United is Scent Free Please refrain from using products that contain scents as they affect the breathing ability of others.


This week and Sunday June 19 – 25


The Energy Boost Brunch for Fort Richmond Collegiate students takes place June 19 and 20 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm in the lower hall.

Sunday June 25 at 10:30am we are inviting the community around Trinity to join us for an outdoor, joint (with Good Shepherd) worship followed by a BBQ! We’d like to meet our neighbours and have them meet us in a friendly, more casual, gathering.  You can sign up to bring food items or donations for the hot dog BBQ; we need 12 greeters.  Please bring your friends, lawn chairs, enthusiasm, and support, as we become host for our community for the day!  Games and activities will be provided for the children and adults.  Please speak to Kyle Chorney or Elizabeth Brown or any member of the Worship Committee for more information.

The BOMBER VOLUNTEER SIGN UP BOARD is posted outside Elizabeth’s office.  There are 11 events, and we need 16 people for each event.  Thank you to the people who have signed up for 119 of the 176 spots – there are 57 spots left to be filled.  43 people have taken the online and in person training; if you’d like to volunteer and have not taken the training, please be in touch with Marilyn or Elizabeth.  Dates to be filled: Aug 17 (6); Aug 24 (7); Sep 9 (6); Sep 22 (11); Oct 6 (12); Oct 14 (10); Oct 28 (8)

Scripture Readings for June 25 – Genesis 21:8-21; Psalm 86:1-10, 16-17; Romans 6:1b-11; 10:24-39; Matthew 10:24-39.  Although Bible Study is over until the fall, we encourage you to continue your study at home.

New Announcements

Summer is here.  But poverty doesn’t take a holiday.  The cupboards at West Broadway Community Ministry are very low on staples.  Please help us if you can.  We need canned meats, canned soup, Kraft dinner, peanut butter, canned fruit and vegetables, pork and beans and breakfast cereal.  We are open weekdays from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm except Tuesdays.  We are at 222 Furby Street.  Thank you!

National Aboriginal Day Join us for arts and crafts, live entertainment, children’s activities, and more.  Wed., June 21 at 10:00 am – 3:30 pm

Pow Wow Performance Grand Entry at 1:00 pm at Indigenous Family Centre 470 Selkirk Ave.  Free admission, free food, and beverage service.  Bring your own lawn chair.

Calling all musicians If you can play guitar, bang a drum or shake a tambourine your musical talents will be appreciated for the outdoor service on June 25.  A rehearsal is Wednesday, June 21 at 7:00 pm in the sanctuary.  Contact David Tafelmeyer of GSA if you can attend or leave a message with our office and Dallis will pass it along.

There are several employment opportunities on the bulletin board