What’s Happening at Trinity – News for Friday, October 26th, 2018

Upcoming Events

  • Sunday, October 28, 10:00am – Bishop’s Visit; Holy Eucharist; Luncheon with the Bishop After Service
    • 8:30 a.m. Breakfast with ECM and other students, Undercroft
    • 10 a.m.  Service with Bishop (includes baptism)
    • 11:30 a.m.  Soup/Salad  Luncheon for all with Bishop
    • 12:30 p.m. (or so)  Brief meeting with Bishop’s Committee
  • Tuesday, October 30, 1:30pm – Text Study and Noonday Prayer at Twin Pines
  • Tuesday, October 30, 5:30pm – Grief Support Group for Parents Who Have Lost Children NOW AT HOSPICE OFFICE
  • Wednesday, October 31, 7:30am – Morning Prayer
  • Thursday, November 1, 6pm – Reclaiming Jesus (Now in the Trinity Undercroft)
  • Sunday, November 4, 10:00am – Holy Eucharist  REMEMBER:  DAYLIGHT SAVINGS ENDS.
  • unday, November 4, 10:00am – Holy Eucharist
  • Sunday, November 11 – Bishop’s Committee – After Coffee Hour

Worship Leadership Schedules for Sunday

PresiderThe Rev. Amy Fallon
MusiciansScott Alberts
AcolyteKasey Holt
LectorKevin Minch
PrayersJulie Seidler
ChaliceSally West
GreeterWynne Wilbur
Coffee Hour???
BursarsDana Elam and Cody Pease

Amy’s Office Hours:  Monday—10 am-12 noon Truman SUB; Tuesday mornings—volunteer chaplain at hospital; Wednesday—1 – 3 pm Truman; Thursday 1:30 – 3:30—Sweet Expressions.  You may also contact the Rev. Amy by email (amy.fallon08@gmail.com) or phone (815-901-3614).

Stewardship Campaign:  Our annual stewardship campaign ends on Sunday, November 4.  Copies of the proposed 2019 budget are available in the undercroft.  If you have questions, please contact Ian Lindevald (treasurer) or Diane Johnson (bishop’s warden).

Reclaiming Jesus:  Ecumenical Adult Formation—Reclaiming Jesus. We will be joined by the Methodists and Presbyterians.  New location, Trinity undercroft, 6 p.m. on Thursdays. 

Empty Bowl Soup Lunch:  Pantry for Adair County is having an “Empty Bowl” soup lunch on Saturday November 10th between 11am and 2pm at First Christian Church. Tickets are available in advance from Dana, Sally, other board members, and at the Pantry. They are $30 for a locally made artisan bowl (some made by Wynne’s students!) or $20 for a unique bowl and $10 at the door for a meal but no bowl to take home. Meal includes soup, bread, dessert, and drink.

Diocesan Statement on Gun Storage:  This past spring, the Bishop and the Diocesan Council approved this statement on safe gun storage: “The Council of the Episcopal Diocese of Missouri implores gun owners to lock and secure weapons against use by children or those suffering from agonizing despair.  Please ensure that all guns in your home are locked and secured against use by children or those suffering agonizing despair.”

Food Depot:  Our Food Depot items for October – Canned Fruit and Applesauce

Little Free Food Pantry:  The weather has changed.  This means you can now leave items like bread in the LFFP without worrying about heat damage.

Lectionary Readings:

Jeremiah 31:7-9
Psalm 126
Hebrews 7:23-28
Mark 10:46-52

The deadline for next week’s WHAT is Noon, Thursday, November 1.  Please send items to BOTH Kevin Minch at kevin.minch@gmail.com and Natalie Alexander at faymie@gmail.com so that any relevant updates may also be included in the bulletin insert. Please be mindful of the deadline when possible.  Thanks!