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SCHEDULE FOR THE WEEK  March 24-31

Today        

10:30am ​              Worship Service

11:45am​               Coffee & Conversation in the Auditorium                

​​2:00pm​                 Variety Concert in the Sanctuary

​​7:00pm​                  The Abbey in the Sanctuary

Monday    

12:00pm​               Music Therapy in the Parlour  

​​1:30pm​                  Senior’s College meet in the Boardroom

​​6:30pm​                  Pound Fit in the Auditorium

​​7:00pm​                  Search Committee meet in the Boardroom

Tuesday      

5:00pm​                  JUDO  meet in the Auditorium

​​7:00pm​                  Community Choir Rehearsal

Wednesday  

8:00am.                 Men’s Breakfast group meet at the Loyalist

10:00am​                Trinity Coffee Tea Chat (TCTC) in the Parlour

10:50am​                Western School Board in the Auditorium

​​5:45pm​                  Handbells Rehearsal in the Sanctuary

​​6:00pm​                  Community Maintenance Pgm in the Boardroom

​​6:30pm​                  Pound Fit in the Auditorium  

​​7:00pm​                  Senior Choir rehearsal in the Sanctuary

​​8:15pm​                  Contemporary Choir rehearsal in the Sanctuary

Thursday  

10:50am​                Western School Board in the Auditorium  

12:00pm​                Music Therapy in the Parlour

5:30pm                   JUDO in the Auditorium

​​6:00pm​                  Food Safety Prep Couse in the Sunday School Area

Saturday      

9:30am ​                 TAG meet in the Sunday School area

Sunday        

9:00am​                  Bible Study with Rev. Bob

10:30am​               Worship

11:45am​                Coffee and Conversation in the Auditorium    

7:00pm​                  The Abbey in the Sanctuary

TCTC: Trinity Coffee Tea and Chat  It’s March and the Irish are still around Come help us celebrate! Louise Elder (I’m sure that must be an Irish name) is our star for the month …what deep dark secrets will she reveal ? I’m sure we will have an Irish sing song! Wednesday, March 27 at 10:00am in the Parlour. This is beginning to sound like the game “Clue “ Come see what Mysteries are in the basement of Trinity …bring a friend …See you I hope!!

TRINITY CONCERT SERIES

March 24 ​​  Variety Concert $10.00

April 14     ​​Amanda Jackson Bank $10.00

April 28​​     Virginia O’Brien and Guests $10.00

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.  Save the dates and plan to attend.     

March 29​ ​

April 5​​  TBA

April 12​​  TBA

EASTER SERVICES:

April 18  Maundy Thursday Service 7:30pm Summerside Presbyterian Church

April 19  Good Friday Service 10:30am Summerside Trinity United Church

April 19  Good Friday Cross Walk 1:00pm from Church to Church

UPCOMING TRINITY CONCERTS 

March 24: 2:00pm Variety ConcerTrinity United Church in Summerside will play host to a variety concert featuring such performers as Nathan Wiley, Juliette Squarebriggs, Party Mix and Logan Maddix. For more information or for advance tickets call Wendell at 902 436 8600 or drop by the church office at 90 Spring Street, Summerside or call 902 436 3155.

SUNDAY SLIDES: We are currently in search of an additional person to help run the slides in church each week.  The commitment is minimal, every 5th week you are responsible for putting together the slides for the Sunday service. We use custom made software and it is very easy and fun to use.  A very basic knowledge of computers is all that is needed.  If interested, please contact the church office or email Stephen Gaudet at stephen.gaudet@gmail.com Stephen will be happy to give you a demo of how it all works.  Thanks!

PIANO PLAYER NEEDED: Do you enjoy playing the old hymns?  We need your help at Andrews Lodge and Parkhill Place. Consider joining Rev. Bob for the half hour service and share the gift of music with the residents.  

MEN’S BREAKFAST:  Trinity Men’s Breakfast group meets again in September. Thanks to the group for their generous donations of turkeys for the Salvation army.

SUNDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY:  Join Rev. Bob Lockhart each Sunday at 9:00am for an hour of Bible study and conversation. An in depth knowledge of the Bible is not needed. New members are welcome at any time.   We are currently reading through Genesis 1-11.

TRINITY CAFÉ: Trinity Café is a weekly Bible study and conversation time on Thursdays from 9:30-11:30a.m. with Rev. Bob Lockhart.  April 4, we will be reading Isaiah 43:16-21; Psalm 126; Philippians 3:4b-14; John 12:1-8  

Please not: There is no Trinity Café on March 28.

DONATIONS: Supplies for our food box program are running low. Please consider picking up an item or two in your weekly shopping to donate. Coffee, can milk, can meats, can veggies, juice, cereal, pasta, pasta sauce, peanut butter, jam, cheese whiz, soups and snack items are most appreciated. Monetary donations are also welcome. Thank you. Collection day is the first day of the month.

MARATHON BRIDGE: You are invited to join the Epworth Unit UCW Marathon Bridge Club in the Fall. Come and enjoy a nice afternoon and meet new people. For information please all 902-436-3788 or 902-436-3998.

SALVATION ARMY FOOD BANK: is in need. The following are “most needed” for the Food Bank. Donations can be dropped off at the Salvation Army, 374 Pope Road, Summerside between 8:30 – 3:00, Monday to Friday: crackers, cookies, soda crackers, canned fruit, oatmeal packages, kid’s snacks, Cheese Whiz, peanut butter, jam, juice, canned milk, “Side Kicks”, beans, canned pasta, pasta, pasta sauce, Mac & Cheese, hearty soups, soup, sandwich meats, “Bear Paws”, rice crispies, pudding cups, fruit cups, cheese and cracker snacks, peanut butter and cracker snacks, granola bars* nut free. Please support the food bank, and thank you.

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. 

LIFE CLASSES:  Learning Important Skills for Eveyday  Join Julia Stewart for this 6-week program designed to teach basic life skills, such as cooking, cleaning and organizing, in a fun interactive setting. Thursdays 6-8pm beginning April 25 at Summerside Baptist Church.  Donations will be accepted for a local charity. Please pre-register at 902-439-5625 or office@summersidebaptist.com or on the first night.  Free child care provided. Julia Stewart is a former Licensed Practical Nurse with a Diploma in Business Administration.  

ROSS FAMILY CONCERT & SILENT AUCTION, South Shore United Church #85 Route 10,  Sunday April 7th 2:30pm. Sharing a blend of Acadian and Scottish this high-energy trio offers a wonderful afternoon of entertainment sure to raise your spirits.  Arrive early to view and bid on Silent Auction items at 1:45pm  An intermission will be offered and Bids finalized! Advance Tickets $12 At the Door $15  For Tickets Call Bev 439-2352 or Cindy 658-2863

“TRIBUTE TO BROADWAY: Featuring Kirk Neville (Tenor) & Bonnie LaFrance (Pianist) March 31st at Central Queens United Church, Hunter River $12 at the Door. Performing Classic and New Broadway Music!

SOUR DOUGH BREAD MADE EASY: A hands-on workshop showing how to feed and maintain a 100 year old starter that you take home afterwards. As well, an easy to make delicious sourdough bread recipe is demonstrated from starter to finish, and everyone has a chance to sample a freshly baked loaf. Email Lucy at PEISourdough@gmail.com to reserve your jar of starter. Workshops take place Wednesday evenings from 7 to 9 pm. Cost is $40.00 per person. Space is limited to 12 participants. Wednesday April 3rd 7–9 pm Sherbrooke Community Centre.

April 7th, following the service the Sunday school will be hosting a soup and roll fundraiser.  Donations will go towards the Guatemala Sponsorship.

Rev. Bob is out of the office returning on Sunday March 31. For Pastoral Care needs from March 22 to 27 please call Rev. Elaine Palmer-Harding at 902-954-1054 or email eeharding@eastlink.ca and Rev. Cathy Pharo at 902-300-1457 from March 2830.  

CONTACT:  You can reach Rev. Bob Lockhart (away from March 22-30) through the church office or by cell phone 902-856-2668 or email bob@trinitysummerside.ca

Staff emails:
Louise Elder music@trinitysummerside.ca
Gwyn Richards gwyn@trinitysummerside.ca
Wendy Murray admin@trinitysummerside.ca
Sunday School sundayschool@trinitysummerside.ca