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Trinity Episcopal Church Trinity Episcopal Church
an inclusive community of faith, strengthened We are .by . .joyful hearts and engaged minds. an inclusive community of faith, We are . . . June 17, 2010

! strengthened by joyful hearts What’s Happening At Trinity— and engaged minds. April 12, 2013

Upcoming Events: Search Process Saturday, 13, 9:00 a.m.— Church Work Day As we continue our April search for a new vicar, the Bishop’s Committee met to prepare the data input which will be used in the computer match process. We had a good working session and our results were forwarded to Sunday, April 14, 9:45 a.m.—Sunday School Canon Dan Smith. We are making good progress! We now have a completed parish profile and a completed Church Deployment Profile. Canon Smith hopes to have names of Committee possible candidates for the Bishop’s Sunday, April 14, 10:00 a.m.— Holy Eucharist—Bishop’s meeting to follow Coffee Hour Committee to consider by the end of July. Thank you for continuing to use the prayer card with the prayer from the Tuesday, Book of Common to help guide us and through this search time. Extras are still available in the April 16,Prayer 1:30 p.m.— Text Study Eucharist at Twin Pines basket at the back of the church. Wednesday, April 17, 7:30 a.m.— Morning Prayer Sunday, AprilMonth 21, 9:45 a.m.— Sunday School First Sunday of the Plate Collection The first Sunday charitable plate collection for July will be donated to a yet unnamed charity. You have an Sunday, April 21, 10:00 a.m.— Holy Eucharist and Baptism opportunity to help select the recipient! Be thinking about what worthy organization you would like to support and placeSunday, the name of that organization on a slip of paper in the plate along with your donation this Sunday, April 21, 11:30 a.m.— Adult Formation July 4. Let’s see who the lucky winner is! Sunday, April 21, 5:00 p.m.—Canterbury Club

Dear Friends, As you may know, the Missouri History Museum in St. Louis is currently hosting an exhibition entitled "Vatican Splendor: A Journey through Faith and Art" which includes artwork, liturgical vestments & other material, as well as other items, all on loan from the Vatican in Rome. For more information see From our co-Junior Wardens, Sally and Julie: One last reminder that

Church Work Day is Saturday, April 13, at 9:00 a.m. If you have extension cords/yard that you like, please bring them. There is An informal group from Trinity-Kirksville will be visiting tools the exhibition on Saturday, July 17. The general plan is always something anyone of any ability can do and be of help! to meet up at the Missouri History Museum in St. Louis, see that exhibition, and have a meal together. Since

they recommend that tickets be reserved in advance, it would help to have a count of how many would like to go. So, if Only you are in until going with the group, would class you please twointerested more weeks our next Adult Formation will reply to Julia by e-mail no later than st th Friday, July 2 at ? Of course, if you decide meet Sunday, April 21 and 28 . We will explore the topic of later you'd like to join, I believe individual tickets are available as well and could be bought at later date.We Human Trafficking and our responsibility as a Christians. Tickets are $19.50 for adults, $17.00 for seniors or college students with college ID, and $13 for children 6 Iowa on this topic. Join us to discuss this timely topic and our 12 years responsibility of age. (We may be able to receive a $2/ticket discount as a church group, but I need to find out around this modern form of slavery. whether that discount is extended to non-Catholic parishes). Hope you can join!
Food Depot Wish List, from Kirsty and Stephanie: If you haven’t heard the totals from Julia & Pete the food drive, we collected 1499 lbs., 2.5 oz. of food, for a value of $2274.87. Our drive last summer netted 1097 lbs. of food, worth $1905.76. This week the Food Depot needs Cereal, Canned Fruit, Jelly, and Applesauce. will look specifically at the work initiated by the Diocese of

See you Sunday! Peter E. ! Van Horne

More info from Stephanie and Kirsty: 1. Can you provide a meal for Canterbury Club on April 21 for 4-5 people? Please contact either of us if you are willing. 2. As many of you know, we are moving in June as Stephanie goes off for her clinical rotations. We would love to train our successor(s) as coordinators for the Food Ministry. Has this ministry inspired or called you to delve more fully into this important gift to Trinity and to the community? If so, please contact us. 3. Our departure also leaves an opening for someone (or more than one someone) to take over creating the worship bulletins we use at Trinity. Worship is the core of our shared life together; do you feel called to enter more deeply into this silent, but key ministry? Please contact either Kirsty or Johnnette+ if interested.

Outreach at Trinity: This Sunday as you leave church please pick up a pamphlet about outreach efforts going on at Trinity. The Outreach Committee has planned a variety of events for the year but we need everyone to participate in some way. You are welcome to organize an event, help with an event, and/or contribute when you can. We have some efforts that focus on donations, some which are actually an event or activity and then year around efforts such as the weekly food collection.

This week in Episcopal News Service: Learn about a newcomer-ministry training that has led to increased church growth in a parish in Texas, and a “transformational trip” focused on human rights.

In your prayer time next week, please remember: In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Nambale (Kenya), and Josiah, their Bishop In our companion Diocese of Lui: B’uagyi (BWAH-gee) Archdeaconry and Fasili, their Archdeacon In the Diocese of Missouri: St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Ladue (1872), and Luke, their newly called rector Worldwide: The people of Syria, Burma, India, North Korea, Sudan, and South Sudan. In our congregation and extended parish family: We pray for the success of our building campaign; We pray for Tara (Karen); Eunice (Wynne); Linsey & her son Brendon (Talie); Uarda, Mary Ann (Karen); Tenia (Cherie); Timothy (Erica); Marsha and Kirsten (Erica’s mother and sister); Kim (Jessie); Betty (Sally’s mother); David, Chuck (Joanne); Karen (Johnnette); Howard; Jean; Joanne; Patricia; and Lola.

Deadline for submission of items in next week’s news is 12:00 noon, Thursday, April 18. Please send items to Maria at