Trinity Movie Night – Sunday, August 21st presents Places in the Heart. This story takes place in the Deep South in the 1930's where a widow, her family and friends help run her cotton farm. A story of love, redemption and hope. Meet in Fireside Room at 6:30pm. Popcorn and beverages provided.
Morning Prayer – Tuesday – Friday at 6:45am in the Fireside Room. All are welcome!
Education for Ministry (EFM) – Want to learn more about the Bible, history of the Christian Church and theology and faith practices? Join EFM! Registration forms are due by Wednesday, August 24th. Contact Rev. Mercy for more information.
Brotherhood of Christian Unity (BCU) – Meets Friday, August 26th at the Deloria Center. Meeting begins at 11:00am with lunch. All are welcome!
Weekly Budget Information: August 21st Offering = $1,346.00 Budgeted Amount Needed = $2,150.00
Fireside Book Group – Tuesday, August 30th discussing The Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman beginning at 7:00pm. Please join us!
Noon Brown Book Group – will meet on weekly Thursdays during September in the Fireside Room to discuss The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu by Joshue Hammer. The true story of a group of people living in Mali that saved 350,000 manuscripts from destruction. Books cost $10.
Monthly Church Cleaning – Saturday, September 3rd beginning at 9:00am. The fellowship, coffee, and donuts are great!
Food Pantry Sunday – September 4th
Prayer Shawl – Tuesday, September 6th at 7:00pm in the Fireside Room. All are welcome!
Registration for Wednesday School – Wednesday, September 7th from 7:00pm – 8:00pm in the parish hall for pre-K and older. Come to meet teachers and enjoy Trinity's famous sundae bar!!
Preconvention Deanery Meeting – Saturday, September 10th at Trinity beginning at 2:00pm. All delegates and alternates are encouraged to attend to receive information about the 2016 Diocesan Convention.
Welcome Back Sunday – September 11th. Lay ministers will be blessed during worship followed by announcement of what ministries are happening at and around Trinity during coffee hour.
Vestry – Monday, September 12th at 6:30pm in the Fireside Room. This is an open meeting and all are welcome!
First Day of School! – Wednesday, September 14th Wednesday School classes begin! Begins at 6:00pm with supper followed by classes from 6:30pm – 7:30pm.
Diocesan Convention – September 30th – October 1st meeting at the Ramkota in Pierre. For more information please check the July/August issue of the South Dakota Episcopal ChurchNews.
Community Banquet – Thursday, October 6th Trinity hosts the Banquet. Kelli Buscher is coordinating the event. A sign up sheet is on the information table in the parish hall. For more information please contact Kelli Buscher at 280-1511.
This and That:
Loaves and Fishes monthly food drive – On Food Pantry Sunday, September 4th, bags with food lists (on the information table in parish hall) will be collected. Thank you for your generosity and support!
Flowers – Summer has arrived and flowers are blooming! The altar guild welcomes anyone who would like to donate their flowers to adorn the altar area. Please contact Rev. Mercy for more information.
Service ministries sign up sheets are out. Please consider volunteering for these ministries: acolytes, chalice bearers, lectors, prayers of the people, musicians, ushers, altar guild, and hosting coffee hour.
Trinity needs MUSICIANS for our Sunday and other special services. Please contact Rev. Mercy at 224-5237 or by Trinity's email.
TEC – Thunderhead Episcopal Center – There is a wish list on amazon.com for people to donate items. If you're interested go to amazon.com then click on “wish list” and click on “Find a wish list or registry” and search “Thunderhead Episcopal Center”
If you borrow items from Trinity – please either let Rev. Mercy know or record it in the notebook that is on the information table in the parish hall.