Angel Tree through Dec 31 Your gifts will purchase new sheets and towels for residents at Vincent Village.
City of Churches Tour Dec 2 | 6-9 PM Open Nave Trinity is one of several churches on a community-wide tour
Candlelight dec 4 | 4 PM Join us for a Trinity tradition Cookie and punch reception following service
Food Drive Dec 15 | 11 AM - 1PM Drop off healthy food items to help our neighbors.
JAZZY LITTLE CHRISTMAS DEC 18 | 4 PM JOIN US FOR HOLIDAY MUSIC WITH LOCAL JAZZ MUSICIANS AND TRINITY’S EVAN ANDERSON.
LONGEST NIGHT DEC 21 All over the world, december 21 is recognized as a time to remember those who have died in a state of homelessness during the past year. As in past years, trinity is partnering with the resuce mission for the memorial event. we begin at the rescue mission (404 e. washington bldv.) at 6:00 PM for readings, prayers, and the reading of names of those who died locally. following the observation, people are invited to walk to telc. we will arrive at the cloister garden around 6:40-ish, where we will light individual candles and distribute cards with names of those who died. if weather permits, we will make a circle around the building and enter the chapel for brief songs and prayers. a small reception follows. join us at the resue mission, on the walk, or at the cloister garden.
CHRISTMAS EVE WORSHIP DEC. 24 3:00 PM SERVICE WITH HOLY COMMUNION *5:30 PM COMMUNION SERVICE FOCUSED ON FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN
8:10 PM PRE-SERVICE MUSIC: CAROLS OF THE SEASON 8:30 PM FESTIVAL SERVICE OF THE WORD
10:40 PM PRE-SERVICE MUSIC: CAROLS OF THE SEASON 11:00 PM FESTIVAL SERVICE WITH HOLY COMMUNION THE MUSIC AT 8:30 AND 11:00 (INCLUDING THE PRE-SERVICE MUSIC) WILL BE OFFERED BY TRINITY'S CHANCEL CHOIR AND ORCHESTRA.
*SERVICE FOCUSED ON FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN. HOLY COMMUNION WILL BE CELEBRATED AT ALL SERVICES EXCEPT FOR THE 8:30 PM SERVICE. ALL SERVICES WILL BE LIVESTREAMED EXCEPT 3:00 PM
Christmas Day worship service: Dec 25 | 10:30 AM only
Office closed DEC 26-31 Church staff will be working reduced hours the week between Christmas and New Year’s. Office Closed on Monday, December 26 and Monday, January 2.
New Year’s Day worship service 10:30 AM only
Note: No worship service on Thursday, December 22nd or Thursday, December 29th ___________________________________________________________________________________ Advent readings The word “Advent” comes from the Latin “adventus,” which means “coming” or “arrival.” This relates to the birth of Jesus Christ in the Nativity Story. The first Sunday in Advent is November 27th, and we celebrate during the four Sundays before Christmas. It is a time of waiting, preparing, and reflecting on how Jesus brings light, peace, and joy into the world through us.
Week one: Hope (Psalm 25:4-5) Week two: Peace (John 14:25-27) Week three: Joy (Philippians 4:4-6) Week four: Love (1 John 4:7-12) Christmas Eve/Day: The Christ Candle (Luke 2:1-16) ___________________________________________________________________________________
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