SUNDAY WORSHIP : Welcome to our service of worship and thank you to our Senior Choir and the Contemporary Choir for their gift of music.  If you are new or visiting our congregation, we would be pleased if you would fill out the Welcome Sheet located on the Welcome Desk.


9:00am            Bible Study with Rev. Andrew
10:30am          Worship
11:45am           Coffee & Conversation in the Auditorium
2:00pm           Trinity Winter Concert Series in the Sanctuary
7:00pm           The Abbey in the Sanctuary

10:00am         Marathon Bridge Closing in the Auditorium
6:00pm           CGIT & Explorers meet in the Auditorium
7:00pm           Faith in Action meet in the Boardroom

11:30am          Seniors Luncheon in the Auditorium
5:30pm           JUDO in the Auditorium
7:00pm          Community Choir rehearsal in the Sunday school

8:00am          Men’s Breakfast Group meet at the Loyalist
10:00am        Coffee & Conversation in the Auditorium
6:00pm          Boys’ Club with Gems
5:45pm           Handbell rehearsal in the Sanctuary
7:00pm           Senior Choir rehearsal in the Sanctuary until 8:00pm
8:00pm          Easter Cantata rehearsal in the Sanctuary until 9:15pm

9:30am        Trinity Café meet in the Parlour
5:30pm        JUDO in the Auditorium

8:30am       Feed My Sheep Breakfast in the Auditorium
9:30am       TAG meet in the Boardroom

9:00am       Bible study with Rev. Andrew
10:30am     Palm Sunday Worship
11:45am      Coffee & Conversation in the Auditorium
7:00pm       The Abbey meet in the Sanctuary


Mar 29 Maundy Thursday Service at 7pm in the Sanctuary
Mar 30 Good Friday Service at 10:30am in the Sanctuary
Mar 30 Good Friday, Business office closed
April 2 Easter Monday, Business office closed
April 3 Service at Parkhill Place at 2pm. Singers please
April 3 Christian Life and Growth Team meet at 7pm in the Parlour
April 4 Coffee and Conversation at 10am in the Auditorium
April 4 Boys Club with Gems at 6pm in the Auditorium
April 7 Y Service Club Jigg’s Dinner from 4:30-6:30pm in the Auditorium
April 7 Music Recital at 4pm in the Sanctuary
The Business office will be open from 8:30-11:30am from Tuesday, March 27, until Wednesday, April 4.

MEN’S BREAKFAST:  Trinity Men’s Breakfast group meets each Wednesday, morning at the Loyalist Inn at 8:00am.  Come and enjoy fellowship and breakfast.

TRINITY CAFÉ: Trinity Café is a weekly bible study and conversation time on Thursdays from 9:30-11:30a.m. No expertise or prior bible knowledge is required, just a willingness to be open and a desire to explore the scripture with Rev. Andrew.  We welcome new participants at any time.

SUNDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY:  Join Rev. Andrew each Sunday at 9:00am for an entertaining and enlightening hour of bible study.  An in depth knowledge of the bible is not needed, come and join the discussion. We welcome new members to our group at any time.

DONATIONS:  The Sunday School continues to collect items of food, clothing and personal hygiene.  Items needed at this time are: cereal, spreads coffee, jam/peanut butter, snack foods, canned vegetables, evaporated milk, canned fish and canned meats. Cash Donations are appreciated as well. Collection day is the first day of the month.

REFUNDABLES/RECYCLABLES PLEASE NOTE:  Please return your recyclables directly to Don’s Bottle Exchange and mention the money goes to Trinity United Church.  Please do not bring your bottles to the church.  Thank You for your continued support of our Guatemalan sponsor children. 

HELP US TO MINISTER:  It is most helpful when members of the congregation let us know of those who are in hospital or ill at home.  Please phone Rev. Andrew at 439-0304.

CONFIRMATION:  If you know of someone who is in Grade 9 this year, or older, who would like to go through our mentorship program, please let us know.  If you are interested in being a mentor, please indicate your interest to our ministers. Contact the office during the next two weeks please.

BOYS CLUB WITH GEMS: Our Boys Club with Gems (girls who want to join us) will be meeting Wednesdays at 6pm.  This is open to all ages, so please join us.

EASTER CANTATA:  See the rehearsal schedule below:

March 21; 8:00pm-9:15pm   March 28; 7:00pm-8:30pm

March 30; 9:00am-10:00am

Cantata singers are invited to join the choir for Easter morning service – April 1st.

LENTEN LUNCHEON SERVICES:  Member churches of the Summerside Christian Council are hosting lunch hour services on Fridays during the season of Lent. Each service begins at noon followed by a lunch at 12:30, for a $5.00 donation.

March 16             Summerside Church of the Nazarene

March 23              The Salvation Army

March 30              Good Friday Cross Walk from Church to Church 2pm


DONATION OF LOBLAW’S $25 GIFT CARD: If you are planning on registering for the $25.00 gift card through Loblaw’s (Superstore), why not considering donating the card to Trinity’s Breakfast or Food Box Program? To register for your $25.00 card, go on line to The deadline for registering for a gift card is May 8.


WE NEED A SOUND TECHNICIAN: Looking for a way to get more involved in the Sunday Service? Why not try your hand at being a sound technician?  Try sitting in the sound booth for a Sunday to test it out. Contact Steve Mollins if you are interested in giving one Sunday, every four weeks.  Training is provided.

SUNDAY WORSHIP : Welcome to our service of worship and thank you to our Senior Choir and the Contemporary Choir for their gift of music.  If you are new or visiting our congregation, we would be pleased if you would fill out the Welcome Sheet located on the Welcome Desk.

COFFEE AND CONVERSATION: Faith in Action has started a drop in coffee time every other week on Wednesday mornings form 10:00 am to 11:15am, next on March 21.  Drop into the gymnasium for a coffee and sweet at no charge. We are calling this “Coffee and Conversation”. We hope to see you and your friends from the community – they are invited as well.



Maundy Thursday Service:  7:00pm, Thursday, March 29

Good Friday Worship at Trinity:  10:30am, Friday, March 30

Featuring Trinity Senior Choir Easter Cantata

Sunrise Service at The Red Bridge:  6:30am, Sunday, April 1

with breakfast at the church after the service

Easter Worship Service at Trinity: 10:30am, Sunday, April 1


SENIORS LUNCHEON TUESDAY, MARCH 20: Join us for Seniors Luncheon on Tuesday, March 20, at 11:30am. Plan to gather in the auditorium for a delicious lunch of Ham Au Gratin Potato Casserole with Bacon and Broccoli salad and Cucumber Salad and a green dessert!! Donations of dessert or rolls/biscuits is appreciated. Contact the office to sign up, and please consider spending a couple of hours to help out. Thank you.


THE THIRD CONCERT IN THE TRINITY UNITED WINTER CONCERT SERIES WILL BE HELD ON MARCH 18TH at 2:00pm. This concert will feature a variety of entertainers including Blu Gillis, Not All There Band, Sandra and Ricky Jones and the comedy act of Sara & Annie, AKA, Wanda Dunbar and Ruth Smallman.  Blu Gillis is a dynamic musician / artist from Summerside and he was raised in a musical family with early influences which include Country n’ Western and Rock n’ Roll. Blu is a passionate performer with a knack for finding the sweet spot of a song. He is delighted to have this opportunity to perform at Trinity. Not All There Band which includes Gary Arsenault, Mike Johnson, Ramona Roberts and Wendell Cameron have been entertaining at concerts and celeidhs for well over 20 years and although Irish music is their preference, they also delve into many other styles of music which include a bit of rock, modern and folk. Sandra Jones comes from a singing family from Roseville PEI. She started singing at the age of 3. Sang in Nashville, on cruise ships and has recorded CD’s along with her husband. She met her husband Ricky through music and started singing together publicly across the Island about 5 years ago. They both grew up on traditional country, but love all kinds of music. They have a son, Andy who sings a little and plays drums. He sometimes plays along with them. They enjoy playing together as a family.  Wanda Dunbar and Ruth Smallman both live in O’Leary and they have been singing and doing skits to bring lots of laughter to the people of Prince County for many years.  Advance tickets $10.00 from the church office at 902 436 3155 or by calling Wendell at 902 436 8600 or at the door for $12.00 each.  Also coming up in the series is Blue Streak on April 15 and Phase II and Friends on May20.




The Business office will be open from 8:30-11:30am from Tuesday, March 27, until Wednesday, April 4.

SUMMERSIDE Y SERVICE CLUB JIGGS DINNER: Saturday, April 7, at Trinity United Church, Summerside from 4:30pm to 6:30pm. Eat in or Take-out Adults $15 and Child $6. Tickets available from club members.

WELCOME WAGON PRESENTATION: There will be a presentation on establishing a Welcome Wagon in Summerside. All interested persons are welcome to attend. It will be held at Slemon Park Plaza Community room on Monday, March 19, at 6:30pm. Everyone is welcome.



Applications are available from the church office, the C.D. office or on the Welcome Desk.   Terms of the scholarship are outlined below:


  • value and number of awards dependent upon interest earned;
  • scholarship to be awarded during a service at Trinity United Church by a member(s) of the Mollins family or their designate;
  • application deadline: March 31, 2018.
  • if there are no qualified applicants, the scholarship will not be awarded that year;
  • if the trust fund does not generate sufficient interest in any given year, the scholarship will not be awarded.


  • must be a member or adherent of Trinity United Church;
  • must be an active participant in the life of Trinity United Church;
  • must be pursuing post-secondary education or equivalent.


MARITIME CONFERENCE REGISTRATION: Registration for Maritime Conference Intermediates at Conference and Youth Forum Programs opens this Thursday March 1st. All registration is online this year. To register for Intermediates at Conference…/


UNITED CHURCH OBSERVER:  Subscriptions to the magazine of our national church, The Observer, are due in April.  Cost:  $25 (includes GST).  If you wish to renew your subscription through the church or become a new subscriber, please check in the main office. Payment can also be left in the collection plate clearly marked The Observer


GRIEF SUPPORT GROUPA Community Bereavement Group is to be held at the Summerside Baptist Church. It will begin on Thursday April 5th at 7pm, continuing for the following 5 Thursdays. This group is for anyone who has experienced a loss of a family member or friend. But also, others who may have
experienced a loss that has dramatically effected their lives through loss of unemployment or relationship etc. It will be lead by Rev. Dr. Arthur Davies. Please call the Baptist Church to register 902-436-5625.


AUCTION FUNDRAISER: Wellington United Church is holding a Goods and Services Auction fundraiser on Thursday, April 26, 7:00 p.m.  Viewing begins at 6:00 p.m.


CHORAL MUSIC ON A HOLY DAY:   “Good Friday, March 30, 7:00 p.m. at Trinity United Church, Charlottetown, The Confederation Singers Present Choral Music on a Holy Day featuring the moving Mass in C sharp minor by Louis Vierné, the Cantique de Jean Racine, and selections from the Fauré Requiem.   Conducted by Donald Fraser the concert will be accompanied by organist Frances McBurnie.  Admission $25.00.    Tickets available at the door. “