April 5, 2019

What’s Happening at Trinity…

Lenten Study: Tuesday April 9, 12:30 – 2:00 pm Join Bill in the chapel or www.hereticslikeus.com online.  Daily at www.trinityunitedkw.ca audio with notes.

Waterloo Region Interfaith Community Breakfast: Trinity has purchased two tables at the breakfast on Wednesday, May 1, at 7 a.m., Marshall Hall, Bingemans Conference Centre, Kitchener. Reverend Rosalyn Elm of the Oneida Nation will speak on the theme From Settler to Sojourner.  If you’d like to be one of 16 people attending, please advise Janet Howitt at howitthouse@rogers.com by April 8.

 Climate change action: Lenten potluck and film series at Trinity United Church. Join us for a film series about climate change on Tuesday evenings throughout Lent, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Bring a meatless dish to share, and your own dishes/utensils. Discussion to follow each film (films subject to change):

April 9: Before the Flood

For more information, contact Lori-Ann Livingston, social justice coordinator, at justice@trinityunitedkw.ca

Easter Memorial Flowers Deadline: Sunday April 14th: Donations are now being accepted for the flowers that will adorn our sanctuary on Easter Sunday. After the service, the plants will be delivered to Trinity shut-ins and members who have experienced the loss of a loved one in the past year. Please include your preferred wording (for the Easter bulletin memorial list) with your donation sending it attention Dorothy, or contact the church office 519-742-3578; email office@trinityunitedkw.ca

Music Recital:  Chris Clarke will be playing his harp on Saturday April 13th at 7:00pm in the chapel.  A light refreshment will be served after the recital. This event is hosted by the choir.

The Trinity Book Club: meets again, on Wednesday, April 17, 1:30 at the home of Jane M. The book for discussion is "Salt to the Sea" by Ruta Sepetys, a novel set in the midst of the Second World War in Eastern Germany, as refugees seek escape by sea.

Maundy Thursday supper: a Holy Week tradition at Trinity, will take place again on Thursday, April 18 at 5:30 pm. A simple meal of bread and soup will be served in the chapel, as part of a ceremony of remembrance and preparation for Good Friday. Will you come? Could you offer some help? Please sign the sheet at the door of the chapel this morning.  For questions, call the office, or Eleanor Brent (519-579-0335).

Single Women's Dinner Group: will meet at Arabesque Restaurant, 869 Victoria Street North, Kitchener, on Tuesday,  April 30, 2019 at 5:30 pm. Please let Pauline Underwood know if you will be attending by Sunday, April 28 at upauline@ymail.com or by phone at 519-568-1043. Hope to see you there!

Community Events

St. Matthews Lutheran:Holden Evening Prayer around the Cross” Wednesdays in Lent at 7pm in the Sanctuary.  Different musicians every week. 

Taizé services: Palm/Passion Sunday, April 14 at 7:30 pm.  St. Agatha Christian Communities at St. Agatha Catholic Church.  1839 Notre Dame Drive (corner of Erb’s Road).  St. Agatha.