SAD NEWS TO SHARE
It is with great sadness that we share that Elizabeth Beaton, a beloved long time member of Trinity and wife of Minister Emeritus Gordon Beaton, passed away peacefully this morning. We will provide details of the funeral arrangements when they are available in the next few days.
Please hold Gordon and their family close in prayer.
WORSHIP SERVICE: Sunday, July 23rd, 2017,
Welcome to Trinity on this summer Sunday. In the absence of our Minister, we are delighted to welcome Megan Shin who will be leading the worship service. Megan Shin is a Recruitment Officer and Admissions Counsellor at Knox College, Toronto. After her undergraduate studies in music composition, she studied theology and graduated from Knox College in May of 2016 with the M.Div honours. She started her work at Knox College in September 2016. She enjoys working with inquirers and applicants and is grateful to be part of their lives as they discern God’s calling.
Sermon: OPEN TABLE Megan Shin
“weary…heavy laden…I will give you rest” Matthew11:28
Bible Readings: Psalm81:1,10‐16, Luke14:1,7‐14
Minister: The Rev. Kirk T. Summers
Music Director: Lenard Whiting
NEWS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Sunday Morning Prayer for our Church and World is observed with the Minister every Sunday morning from 9:50 to 10:05 am in Founders Hall (the Old Sanctuary). All are welcome.
SUMMER HYMN SING preceding our summer services! Please come about 10:15 am ready to request your favourite hymns from our Book of Praise.
MISSION & OUTREACH NEWS
Thankyous have been received from Eva’s Place and Cairn Camps for Trinity’s donations and camper sponsorship, and also from Oasis for Addition Recover. The letters are posted on the bulletin board in the hall leading to the North Hall.
You can support the Arts Camp at Trinity in 3 ways: (July 17-August 11)
a) Baking for snacks (nut-free) Muffins and Loaves would be really appreciated
b) Donations of fresh fruit for snacks (ie. Watermelon, apples, etc.)
c) Art Supplies
Please note that the Minister will be on vacation for the next two weeks returning to the Church on Tuesday the 8th of August. We thank the following people for worship in his absence: July 30th, Rev. Charles Fensham & August 6th, Liz Albrecht-Bisset. Pastoral and other matters of the Church may be directed to Clerk of Session, Randal Phillips and Representative Elder to Presbytery Linda Herron. Trinity thanks the Rev. Kathy Brownlee for kindly being available for emerging pastoral care. It is also respectfully noted that Minister Emeritus Gordon Beaton is, as always, holding Trinity in his care.
Some Bible readings for next Sunday, July 30th: Genesis29:15-28; Psalm128; Romans8:26-39 and Matthew13:31-33,44-52
Websites of Note: Our National Denomination website is presbyterian.ca. At presbycan.ca there is a Prayer Line and a Daily Devotional to which you can subscribe for receipt by e-mail.
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