This Week at Trinity...

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Sunday, December 8 - Second Sunday in Advent

9:00 AM - Eucharist

10:15 AM - Sunday School

11:15 AM - Eucharist

Monday, December 9

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM - TCNSK

6:30 PM - Aerobic Rhythmics

7:00 PM - Confirmation at Zwahlens

7:00 PM – LIFT Women’s Group

Tuesday, December 10

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM - TCNSK

6:30 PM - Aerobic Rhythmics

7:00 PM - Finance Meeting

Wednesday, December 11

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM - TCNSK

12:00 PM – ROMEOs’ Lunch

6:30 PM - Aerobic Rhythmics

Thursday, December 12

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM - TCNSK

6:30 PM - Bell Choir Rehearsal

7:30 PM - Choir Rehearsal

Friday, December 13

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM - TCNSK

Sunday, December 15 - Third Sunday in Advent

9:00 AM - Eucharist

10:15 AM - Carols & Cookies

11:15 AM - Eucharist

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

 

Stretch Pledge Cards -- Significantly reduce the 2020 budget deficit by giving as little as $7 a week; see your church mailbox for a pledge card


LIFT -- Trinity ladies, please join LIFT on Monday, December 9 at 7 pm. Annual cookie exchange. If you are not a baker, bring a beverage and come for some fellowship.


Carols and Cookies -Join us on Sunday, December 15th  from 10:15 – 11:15 am in the Old Sanctuary. Gather with friends as we enjoy singing some of our favorite Christmas carols and sample delicious cookies. Please bring a small tray of your favorite Christmas cookies to share with others. Coffee, tea and hot chocolate with also be available. 


Save The Date -On Sunday 12/29 there will only be one service at 10am in the old sanctuary for Carols and Lessons. 


Greater Gift SERV Sale 2019-We will have a catalog sale only beginning with distribution this Sunday, November 17th. Those receiving catalogs this week are requested to return them with or without an order by the following Sunday November 24th for re-distribution. Final ordering date will be Sunday December 1st. Please also note we will not be having a pre-sale house event nor will there be a narthex display this year. 


Bells! Bells! -Lets play some bells! (And drums, and guitars, and other stuff) Next Thursday, November 21 from 6:30 - 7:30 we will have a meeting to re-establish our bell choir and play some music. Part of the hour will be spent just getting to know each other and talking about the desired direction for the choir moving forward. I have no preconceived ideas of what I think it should be or do. I just know that bell music is beautiful, and we should add it back to worship!Choir rehearsal will also be on Thursday nights beginning the 21st at 7:30. There will be some coffee and tea to enjoy as we share music and fellowship. Come out and sing a little, ring a little, or just enjoy being at Trinity. There is no long term commitment. You don't need to guarantee you'll make every rehearsal, or play and sing perfectly. You just have to have the desire to share music at whatever ability level you possess.I'm also looking for guitar players, and maybe some percussion, brass, woodwinds, etc ,etc.


Cy of Relief Coat Drive -TCNSK is collecting new or gently used ADULT L-XXL coats for their annual “Cy of Relief Coat Drive..These jackets will be given to families in need at the soup kitchen in Norristown on December 26th. This drive is in loving memory of Cy Gdovin, a former Trinity church member who played an instrumental part at the Norristown Soup Kitchen. Please place your coats in plastic bags, mark them Cy of Relief and leave them in Kim Travetti's office. _Collection runs through December 20.


Mission Possible- Over the years, our mission trip teams have helped at various sites, repairing and rebuilding homes for families affected by floods/hurricanes and tornadoes. West Virginia is still in need of assistance rebuilding after massive floods in 2016 and they have recently received grants to help support their restoration. If you are interested in being part of a work team in the coming year, please contact Lynn Chialastri at lmchialastri@shannondell.com or speak with her on Sunday morning. No work experience is necessary – _only willing hands and hearts. However, if you do have handyman or specific repair skills, we can surely use you to teach the rest of us! 


Daily Bread Food PantryDaily Bread is specifically in need of the following items:

Diced or Whole Tomatoes—NOT Spaghetti Sauce

Canned Vegetables—Mixed Veggies, Corn, String Beans

Baked Beans

Stuffing

Kids Spaghetti-Os & Mini Ravioli

Paper Towel Rolls

Tissues

Currently they are overstocked on Cereal, Pasta, Spaghetti Sauce & Soups!

The collection box will be in the Narthex every Sunday.


Our New Seminarian —We officially welcome Vicar Rebekah Nelson as our 2019-2020 field education student. Vicar Rebekah is in her first year at United Lutheran Seminary, after serving 12 years in the United States Marine Corps. She is currently serving in the United States Army Reserve, which means that one Sunday a month, she will be with us in spirit as she serves. Upon completion of her seminary degree and first call in a congregation, Vicar Rebekah hopes to continue to serve in active duty as a U.S. Army Chaplain. We are grateful for your presence with us, and for your service to our country, Vicar Rebekah! Welcome.


A field education student serves for 8-10 hours a week, with the intention to help the student move from lay leader-ship into a pastoral role. A typical week includes Sundays at Trinity, and supervisory sessions with Pastor Skyle on a regular basis. The field ed student is not a full-time intern or part-time co-op student (as Vicar Micah was.)


Are You Ready for Some Football??? Our NEW fundraiser is sure to be tons of fun PLUS has a GREAT benefit for Trinity. All you have to do is sell Football Mania tickets for $20 each. If you play fantasy football (and like the excitement of wining money) –then you will love this! Even if football isn’t your thing, this is an excellent way to contribute to the church while also having the chance to win yourself. More details here: http://trinityfairview.com/group-pages/football-mania


Sound Board Help Needed- Contact Kim Travetti to assist or for details. Instructions and training provided.


Dinners On Us - If you'd like to learn more or to volunteer to provide a meal for Trinity families coping with an illness or the death of a family member, contact Jenny Anderson.


Church Office Volunteer Opportunities - Both occasional and regular volunteers needed. Contact Kim Travetti kimtravetti@trinityfairview.com.

 


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