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Weekly Events & Info, December 13, 2015

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13 — THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT
9:15am – Adult Sunday School—led by Uve Knaak
12:00pm – Hand Bell Practice in Fireside Room
6:30pm – Hymn Sing at SPAC
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15
No Ladies Bible Study – See you in the new year!
No Youth Small Groups – See you after Christmas!
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16
No Ladies Morning Out – See you in the new year!
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 17
No Ladies bible study – See you in the new year!
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 18
7:00pm – Youth – GLAMUGLIES!
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19
9:15am – Men’s Breakfast—Fellowship Hall
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 20
10:30am—Family Service
Kids singing during worship service.

 

MENS BREAKFAST
When: December 19 th Time:9am Cost: $5
Guest speaker: John Kok will be speaking on “Life happens while you are busy making other plans – The Gift of Cancer.”
Questions? Please see Wade Marke

 

MEXICO MISSION 2016
The Mexico Mission Team is starting a bottle-drive campaign to raise funds for the church-build project in San Quintin, Mexico. Please bring your empty beverage containers to the church and place them in the wooden bin on the north side of the church, between the parking lot and the preschool. If you have a large amount of bottles or cans and do not have a way to get them to the church, please contact Mark P. (780) 498-6726. Thank you for your support.

 

CONGREGATIONAL MEETING
Next Sunday December 20th we will have a short congregational meeting after the worship service to vote to amend our church budget to include the Syrian Refugee sponsorship project. The project is recommended by Council but its scope requires congregational approval.

December Christmas Events at Trinity:
December 18 – Youth Banquet & Glamugly Awards.
December 20 – Family Service*
7:00pm—Joy To The World Concert
(Proceeds go to ACT Centre to help fight Human trafficking)
December 24 – 6:00pm Family Service.
8:30pm Candle Light / Communion Service
December 25 – Merry Christmas
December 27 & Jan. 3rd—Family Services*

*On these Sundays your children are invited to sit with you during
the service.  There are no classes but the nursery and toddler
room are open and supervised.  Activity boxes will be provided for
Ages 4-Gr.6.

 

JOY TO THE WORLD CONCERT!!
Do you have your tickets yet? This concert is not only a great way to begin the final week of Advent but also a wonderful way to support the ACT Centre in Edmonton. ACT centres philosophy is to mobilize stakeholders to identify and respond to human trafficking by working to prevent it, ensuring adequate protection and support for trafficked persons, supporting the efficient prosecution of criminals involved and partnering in effective and collaborative ways. Buy a ticket for $15, support ACT Edmonton AND see an amazing line up of local musicians. See you there!

 

TRINITY YOUTH GROUP
December 18th 7-10:00pm
The 4th Annual Glamuglies Banquet@Trinity
It’s almost Christmas, can you believe it? We are going to go on break until the New Year, but FIRST it’s time for our fourth Glamuglies! Part of the night’s festivities are dinner, a photo booth, the ugly sweater competition, a talent show, and more. Wear the ugliest possible Christmas sweater you can think of… but make sure that it is ALSO the most glamorous sweater.
Please e-mail Kev if you want a spot for the talent show.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Boys 2015 wind-up: This Week December 15th, 7:00-9:30 @ the church

Sunday school on the 20th, 9-10:15 in the youth room downstairs.

 

TRINITY KIDS & PARENTS:
Children & Families are welcomed & loved here at Trinity.
If you have children up to Grade 6, we have a ministry for them!
Children’s Ministries begin at 10:30am.
All children need to be registered & signed in each morning.

THE NURSERY is open for babies up to 23 months old.
There are pagers available.
THE TODDLER ROOM is staffed for children 2-3 yrs old.
Pagers are available.
THE PRESCHOOL ROOM is for children age 4-Kindergarten.
(WE NEED TEACHERS!! – if you can help please see Darlene )
GRADES 1-4 Celebrate The Big God Story in the Fellowship Hall
GRADES 5-6 Begin in the service upstairs and move to the
Board Room with their leader during offering.

 

GOD REST YE MERRY GENTLEMEN…
On December 20, the worship team will be singing God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen and including adults, youth and kids in a
medley.  Grades 1-4 will be practicing at 10:30am  Sunday mornings downstairs Nov.22-Dec. 13 and Gr.5&6’s are welcome to join them for this short time.  The preschoolers will be learning a poem to
recite before the song. Please talk to Pastor Darlene!

 

THE GREAT AVITIA DIAPER CHALLENGE!
The diaper challenge has formally come to an end.  So many of you signed up to help the Avitias by signing up to buy a pack of
diapers.  Making sure one child remains clean is expensive, imagine doing that for 3!  Thanks to all who gave so generously in this
practical way.  If you would like to continue to bless Leo, Cruz and Emi with a pack of diapers every now and then, go right ahead!  The boys would be delighted and so would their parents.  Just check on the size with Chelsea or Edgardo first. Thank you!

Joy To The World Concert!

JOY TO THE WORLD CONCERT!!
Do you have your tickets yet? This concert is not only a great way to begin the final week of Advent but also a wonderful way to support the ACT Centre in Edmonton. The ACT centres philosophy is to mobilize stakeholders to identify and respond to human trafficking by working to prevent it, ensuring adequate protection and support for trafficked persons, supporting the efficient prosecution of criminals involved and partnering in effective and collaborative ways. Buy a ticket for $15, support ACT Edmonton AND see an amazing line up of local musicians.
Tickets are available at YEGlive.ca, at the Trinity info desk or at the door beginning at 6:30 on December 20th.
Still have questions? Please call or email the office.
See you there!

Weekly Events & Info, December 6th, 2015

THIS WEEK AT TRINITY
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 06—FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT
9:00am—Youth Sunday School
9:15am – Adult Sunday School—led by Uve K
12:00pm—Hand Bell Practice in Fireside Room
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 08
9:15am – Ladies Bible Study – Fireside Room
7:00pm – Youth Small Groups—Mustard Seed
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 09
9:15am – Ladies Morning Out in Fellowship Hall
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 10
7:30pm – Ladies bible study – Susan L’s home.
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 11
7:00pm – Youth Event
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13—SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT
9:15am – Adult Sunday School—led by Uve K
12:00pm—Hand Bell Practice in Fireside Room

 

CHRISTMAS AT TRINITY!!!
December Christmas Events at Trinity:
December 18 – Youth Banquet & glamugly Awards.
December 20 – Family Service*
7:00pm—Joy To The World Concert
(Proceeds go to ACT Centre to help fight Human trafficking)
December 24 – 6:00pm Family Service.
8:30pm Candle Light / Communion Service
December 25 – Merry Christmas
December 27 & Jan. 3rd—Family Services*

On these Sundays your children are invited to sit with you during
the service.  There are no classes but the nursery and toddler
room are open and supervised.  Activity boxes will be provided for
Ages 4-Gr.6.

 

MEXICO MISSION 2016
The Mexico Mission Team is starting a bottle-drive campaign to raise funds for the church-build project in San Quintin, Mexico. We are looking for people to commit to bring their empty beverage containers on a regular basis. Please bring your empty beverage containers to the church and place them in the wooden bin on the north side of the church, between the parking lot and the preschool. If you have a large amount of bottles or cans and do not have a way to get them to the church, please contact Mark P. For more information, contact Mark Parr at (780) 498-6726 or a parrfection@telus.net. Thank you for your support.

 

THE GREAT AVITIA DIAPER CHALLENGE!
The diaper challenge has formally come to an end.  So many of you signed up to help the Avitias by signing up to buy a pack of
diapers.  Making sure one child remains clean is expensive, imagine doing that for 3!  Thanks to all who gave so generously in this
practical way.  If you would like to continue to bless Leo, Cruz and Emi with a pack of diapers every now and then, go right ahead!  The boys would be delighted and so would their parents.  Just check on the size with Chelsea or Edgardo first. Thank you!

 

MEN’S BREAKFAST
December 19th @9am Cost: $5
Guest speaker: John Kok will speak about his life in business.
Questions? Please see Wade Marke

 

COMMUNITY CARE OFFERING
Next Sunday, we will be collecting our Community Care Offering. The
December offering will be designated to The Neighbor Centre, a charitable organization founded to address the needs of neighbors experiencing homelessness and poverty. We are hoping to collect $2000.00 for fight poverty by delivering essential programs and services to neighbors experiencing homelessness and poverty, if there is an excess, it will be directed to our community care fund to assist other needy individuals or mission partners.

 

COMMUNITY CARE OFFERING
Next Sunday, we will be collecting our Community Care Offering. The
December offering will be designated to The Neighbor Centre, a charitable organization founded to address the needs of neighbors experiencing homelessness and poverty. We are hoping to collect $2000.00 for fight poverty by delivering essential programs and services to neighbors experiencing
homelessness and poverty, if there is an excess, it will be directed to our
community care fund to assist other needy individuals or mission partners.

 

TRINITY YOUTH GROUP
December 11th 7-9:00pm
When: Friday the 11th of December, 7-9
Where: Meet at Trinity Baptist Church
What: Carolling! We are going to do some good old fashioned Christmas carolling around Sherwood Park. Don’t worry if you think you might stumble upon the house of the boy you like. We will be heading to some long term care homes and singing to the residents there. If any brave groups want to go through neighbourhoods, you’re more than welcome to. We will meet up at the end of the night back at the church for some hot chocolate with marshmallows. Mmmm.

Small Groups
Boys and girls groups meet at 6:25pm on December 8th at the church
before heading off to the Mustard Seed.

 

TRINITY KIDS & PARENTS:
Children & Families are welcomed & loved here at Trinity.
If you have children up to Grade 6, we have a ministry for them!
Children’s Ministries begin at 10:30am.
All children need to be registered & signed in each morning.

THE NURSERY is open for babies up to 23 months old.
There are pagers available.
THE TODDLER ROOM is staffed for children 2-3 yrs old.
Pagers are available.
THE PRESCHOOL ROOM is for children age 4-Kindergarten.
(WE NEED TEACHERS!! – if you can help please see Darlene )
GRADES 1-4 Celebrate The Big God Story in the Fellowship Hall
GRADES 5-6 Begin in the service upstairs and move to the
Board Room with their leader during offering.

 

GOD REST YE MERRY GENTLEMEN…
On December 20, the worship team will be singing God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen and including adults, youth and kids in a
medley.  Grades 1-4 will be practicing at 10:30am  Sunday mornings downstairs Nov.22-Dec. 13 and Gr.5&6’s are welcome to join them for this short time.  The preschoolers will be learning a poem to
recite before the song. Please talk to Pastor Darlene!

 

THE EDGE: CANDY CANE LANE
DATE: Dec 12 COST: FREE! WHO: Gr. 5&6
We plan to walk on foot while we look at the lights (please come dressed warmly!) and then stop at Tim’s for hot chocolate on the way back to the church. Pick up will be at 8:30. An RSVP for this event is not necessary, but would be helpful. The success of this Edge will depend on parent volunteer drivers. To RSVP or volunteer to drive, please contact Ambra at ambra.gullacher@gmail.com.
Please bring some money for hot chocolate!