Our Mission

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

 

Come join us as prepare for the birth of our Savior

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

WOT Snowflake Bazaar

The Snowflake Bazaar this year was a hugh success again!

Many thanks goes out to everyone that donate/made items and worked the event!!   

The claim chowder was a big seller and if you missed out there are 7 quarts still available - see Pat Harder.

 

 

 

Vestry Updates

Roof work on west side has been completed.

Parish Hall  painting is in progress - Thanks John!!

Next Vestry meeting November 17 after the 10 AM service

 

Sunday School

Sunday School Christmas Program will be on Sunday December 22 at the 10 AM Eucharist Service. The children have been working very hard - you won't want to miss it!

 

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.

 

Thanksgiving Eve Holy Eucharist Service

The Thanksgiving Eve service will be November 27 @ 7:00 PM.

Liturgical Volunteers needed (readers, acolytes and ushers).

 

Custodial Help

Dennis Noonan, our Sexton, had surgery last week (w/e 11/16). During his 6 wek convalescene we need help with custodial tasks. Becky has prepared a sign up sheet (on the information station table in the parish hall) so you can sign up for these simple acts of service for the parish.

 

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 Christmas Dinner December 2

The date is Monday, December 2 at 6:00 PM. The cost is $23.00 per person. We will continue our $10.00 gift exchange. The menu and sign up sheet are on the new information station in the parish hall. Sign-up by November 26. Payments can be in cash or checks payable to "Women of Trinity" and given to Cathi Crapa.

 

Breakfast with Santa December 7th!!

Our annual breakfast with Santa will be held on Saturday December 7th form 10 AM - 2 PM in the Parish Halls.

The cost is $5 per person at the door and includes a hot breakfast, holiday crafts for the children, and a visit and photo with Santa. 

It's a wonderful event to share with children of all ages!

HOHO Hope to see you there!!

 

 

 Christmas Holy Eucharist Services

Christmas Eve 

- 4:30 PM 

- 10:00 PM 

Christmas Day

- 10:00 AM

 

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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