May 19th update

What’s Happening at Trinity

United Church Remits will change the way we serve God: Trinity congregation is invited to explore and discuss these remit changes this Sunday after worship. The Board of Trinity will vote on these matters on June 5th. Copies of a summary sheet and copies of more extensive Study Guides are available in the Narthex for you to pick up or by request from the office through email

Sunday May 28th: Rev Tiina will be attending Hamilton Conference Annual meeting so we will be enjoying a special worship service of hymns and songs, with several members of Trinity choosing and reflecting on the music of their choice. Please plan to join us for lunch in the Hearth Room after the service where we will have a chance to do some more singing.

Single Ladies Dinner: May 30, 2017 at 6:00 pm. Pot Luck Supper at the home of Jane M. Directions to follow after May 17.

Fellowship Club: AN INTRODUCTION TO OUR LIGHT RAIL TRANSIT SYSTEM: An overview of the history, planning, challenges and construction of this unique regional project. Guest speakers Brendon Simon and Josh Flynn. Meeting at the church for 3:00 pm on Sunday June 11th. A short business meeting at 5:00 followed by pizza and refreshments. Please join us.

Community News

May 24, from 12:30 – 4:30 pm: Wellbeing Waterloo Region Community Forum 3 at Victoria Park Pavilion, Victoria Park, Kitchener. Register by May 19th.

May 26, starting at 7:00 pm: Card Party at Forest Hill United. Begins with dessert buffet at 7 p.m. Tickets $15 from Forest Hill Church office (mornings) or Margot White 519-742-6047. Bridge, Euchre, Hearts, Cribbage.... come join the fun!"

May 26, from 7 – 9:30 pm: Ray of Hope 50th Anniversary Worship Night. An evening of music and sharing at Waterloo Mennonite Brethren Church, 245 Lexington Road, Waterloo. RSVP to info@rayofhope.net

June 1: Planning for Your Health Care Future. A free educational workshop covering – advance care planning, powers of attorney and health care consent. St. John’s Lutheran Church, 22 Willow St. Waterloo. Workshop time at 2:00 pm OR 7:00 pm. Please register – 519-886-1880 or email office@stjohnslutheran.on.ca

June 4, from 1 – 4 pm: Prayer in the Park at Victoria Park (the clock tower) in Kitchener. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. “A joint initiative for all Christians in Waterloo Region to come together in unity as one church, for we are all one in Christ Jesus.”

June 17, from 9 am – 4 pm: 500th Anniversary of the Reformation event to be held at Renison University College. $50.00 per person includes admission, lunch and parking. Register by June 9th. For more information and registration go online to reformation.renison.ca.