May 24, 2019

What’s Happening at Trinity…

Congregational Meeting June 2 after worship

May Newsletter:  Please pick up your copy this week. If you are able to drop off another for one who is not in attendance, that would be appreciated. Those not picked up will be mailed early next week.

Your worship team would like to hear from you! Copies of the brief response form can be obtained from the ushers or from the church office. Please return it by June 9th to the prayer bowl in the chapel.

Peeling the Onion:  Reading Revelation in Easter Season.  Lively discussions on Tuesdays at 12:30pm in the chapel.  Pamphlets and CD’s available on the table under the TV monitor.

Concerned about climate change? Good. On the heels of our climate change film series through Lent, we're offering a book study to deepen the conversation. During June, join us in reading Climate Church, Climate World: How People of Faith Must Work for Change by Jim Antal. Facilitated by Henriette Thompson, former Director of Public Witness for Social and Ecological Justice for the Anglican Church of Canada. Thompson has also served on the board of KAIROS and the Commission on Justice and Peace of the Canadian Council of Churches. Contact justice@trinityunitedkw.ca to take part.  Tuesday June 11, 18, 25 at 7:00pm.  Location to be determined.

Single Ladies Dinner Group:  We will attend the iftar dinner at St Matthews being held on the last Tue of May (28th). 

Trinity Reads - and with summer coming it is time to update the choices on the bulletin board. All the current titles are preserved in Trinity News, so they can be replaced with your new suggestions. Fill out another slip, found in the box in the hall, leave it there and let's see what interesting titles we can share for another round of good reading.

Fellowship Club: Sean Campbell, from Union: Sustainable Development Co-operative will speak to the Fellowship Club on June 9th in the Chapel at Trinity on Church at 7:30. His group is pioneering a unique approach to create affordable housing, in partnership with Reception House. 

Loaves and Fishes end of year windup:  Join us Wednesday June 12, in the Fellowship Hall at noon to celebrate another successful year of our program.  Catered by Darlise Café, potato salad, beet and cucumber salad, smokey BBQ chicken, pickles, dessert, coffee and tea.  $10.  Please call St. Matthews church office by Monday June 10 to reserve your spot 519-742-0462 x 10.

Community Events

 Taizé services: Sunday May 26 at 7:30pm, St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 810 King St. East, Cambridge.

Ecological and Climate Crisis: How are we to live now?  Tuesday May 28 at 7:00 pm – 8:30pm at the Rotunda, Kitchener City Hall. Join Professor Andrew McMurray and local Extinction Rebellion coordinator Shane Mulligan for a frank discussion of our current reality, and of the place of action in upholding both courage and hope.

Please register at eventbrite (this is a free event), in conjunction with Divest Waterloo