Our Mission

is to build a healing community with God and each other through worship, prayer and living the Gospel.

 

Come join us as our journey continues

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pastor Ann's Office hours

Pastor's Ann's office hours are:

Monday: 9 AM - 1 PM

Wednesday:

11 AM - Healing Service 

11:45 AM - Bible Study

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM - lunch

1:30 PM - 3::00 PM office hours

Thursday: 1 PM - 3 PM

 

Pastor Ann is always available after the Sunday services, either privately or in the parish hall, for conversations. Please make use to these opportunities to get to know her better and ask her questions.

Other times by appointment

These hours depend on emergencies or other church obligations. Appointments may be made at other times if someone needs to talk and can't make regular hours.

For emergency pastoral care  please call Rev. Ann at 716-777-9149. You may also call her with information regarding changes in members' lives such as illness or loss, hospitalization and the need for anointing. 

If you know of someone who needs pastoral care, including a sick visit or home Eucharist, please notify Pastor Ann or call Becky @ 260-3187.

 

Vestry Updates

Roof work on west side to begin 10/5/19

Parish Hall to be painted. Work crew already established.

Next Vestry meeting October 20 after the 10 AM service

  

Gardening Angels

A big THANKS to Cathy Crappa and Patty Harder for their faithful work in beautifying our grounds this summer! And a special thanks to Keith Monin for donating the mulch, which they put to good use.

 

Sunday School

Sunday School registration for 2019 - 2020 is now in progress.

Sunday School meets every Sunday at 10:00 AM in their class room and always has room for more. 

We encourage all children to attend. The teachers have spent time to plan their curriculum and have a lor coming up for the year.

Please fill out a Sunday School registration form for each child and return it to the church office or the Sunday School Teachers.

Sunday School Annual outing to Akron Acres 

One of our favorite events of the season...our annual outing to Akron Acres!  It will be Sunday, October 20, 2019, from 2:00 - 4:00 pm.  Children that are registered with Sunday School will be covered.  This event is open to the entire church and promises to bring great fellowship!  It is $12/person and includes all the fall essentials such as a hayride, pumpkins, and a petting zoo.  Please bring a dish to pass and meet in the red barn.  There will be a sign up in the parish hall!

 

 

WOT Meeting

The next WOT meeting is Sunday October 13 @ 9:00 AM

Trinity newsletter 

If you have items for the next newsletter please submit them to the church office (can be left in the slot in the office door) or sent by email. We hope to publish reguarly to keep us all in communication about what's happening at Trinity!

All calendar items, info, & events that you want included in the newsletter must be submitted to the office by the 27th of the month to be published in the newsletter for the following month.

All calendar events should be submitted to the office marked "Attn - Don Harder" so they can be added to the website calendar, since it will only be accessible through a link on the e-mailed newsletter. Also - please mark your events ont the calendar on the office door.

Please submit e-mail addresses to receive the newletter in your email and save the church paper and printing cost.

 

Trinity is always in need of Volunteers to team up and serve as Altar Guild Members, Ushers, Lectors, and Acolytes

Let Pastor Ann know if you can answer this call to action for our parish! Volunteering will help fill openings in the existing schedules, that require serving usually once a month.

To read more about the what the Altar Guild does click

here Altar Guild

To see the current Usher, Lector and Acolyte schedule click here Ministers of the Liturgy

You can contact Pastor Ann during her office hours posted on the Church Calendar (click here Calendar) or email her at trinitylancaster1@roadrunner.com for interest in any position.

 

 Coming up ...   

 

Don't forget our weekly programs

  • Stitch 'n Chat

                    Meets Tuesday at 10:00 A.M.

  • Wednesday mornings - Healing Service @ 11 AM followed by Bible Study

WOT Snowflake Bazaar

Save the date - November 9th 10 AM - 3 PM    

Our Bazaar features handmade crafts, baked goods, granny’s attic bargains, basket raffle and 50/50 raffle.

Our famous clam chowder and sandwich lunch will be served from 11am-2pm. You can also pre-order a quart of soup to go!  Order forms will be in October bulletins or in the church hall on the information table or click here to download one.

We are currently accepting donations for granny’s attic. Please place them in undercroft if possible. Donations may be brought  into the Undercroft anytime. Large items to be accepted on the day before - November 8.

There is also a sign-up sheet for soup ingredients on table outside office. This is a major fundraiser for us, please join the fun, mark your calendars come shop, eat and play!

 

 

Check our Calendar or Facebook to see all information on hours and events

Go to our Facebook page, Trinity Episcopal Church, to find out what's happening here at Trinity!

Or join our Facebook group, Friends of Trinity, and keep up with the news even when you can't make it to Church.

 

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