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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. May 10, 2013

Upcoming Events: Search Process Sunday, May 12, 9:45 Sunday As we continue our search for aa.m.— new vicar, theSchool 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, May 12, 10:00 a.m.— Holy Eucharist 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 and names ofStudy possible candidates Tuesday, May 14, 1:30 p.m.— Noonday Prayer Text at Twin Pines for the Bishop’s Committee to consider by the end of July. Thank you for continuing to use the prayer card with the prayer from the Wednesday, Book of Common toa.m.— help guide us through May Prayer 15, 7:30 Morning Prayer this search time. Extras are still available in the basket at the back of the church. Sunday, May 18, 7:00 a.m.— Church Rummage Sale Sunday, MayMonth 19, 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, May 19, 10:00 a.m.— Holy Eucharist—Pentecost—WEAR RED! opportunity to help select the recipient! Be thinking about what worthy organization you would like to support and place the name of that organization on a slip of paper in the plate along with your donation this Sunday, July 4. Let’s see who the lucky winner is!
The church office will be closed from May 6 to May 13 while Johnnette+ attends a congregational development conference. If you have a pastoral emergency, please contact the Rev. Carrol Davenport.

Dear Friends, Don’t forget to wear red on Pentecost! Please contact Johnnette+ if you would like to read in a language other than the English. As you may know, 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 Karen Henness: Mark your calendars! Our rummage Sale is Saturday, May 18!! Proceeds go to

our building accessibility campaign. Sign up sheets are downstairs on Sunday. We need HELP with tagging, sorting, and the day of the sale! Last day forexhibition donated items will be inJuly the church on Friday plan is An informal group from Trinity-Kirksville will be visiting the on Saturday, 17. The general between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. Thanks to all who help out!! 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 you are interested in going with the group, would you please reply to Julia by e-mail no later than We are extending our UTO Blue Box in-gathering to include Sunday. It is the Friday, July 2 at ? Of course, if you decide later you'd like tothis join, I believe individual focus of our Outreach efforts for date. May. The collection supports the United Thank tickets are available as well and could be bought at a later
church. Through United Thank Offering, and and children nurture the 6 Tickets are $19.50 for adults, $17.00 for seniors or college studentsmen, with women, college ID, $13 for children habit of giving daily thanks to God. These prayers of thanksgiving start when 12 years of age. (We may be able to receive a $2/ticket discount as a church group, but I need to findwe out recognize and name our many daily blessings. whether that discount is extended to non-Catholic parishes). Offering (UTO), a ministry of the Episcopal Church for the mission of the whole

Hope you can join! Julia & Pete
Food Depot Wish List, from Kirsty and Stephanie: This week the Food Depot needs Pork and Beans, Canned Fruit, Canned Vegetables, and Cereal. Let’s keep up the good work in continuing to feed Kirksville’s hungry!

See you Sunday!

Peter E. ! Van Horne


Please join us for our next Adult Formation session (start date to be announced soon.) We'll be studying Love Songs and Reproaches: Passionate Conversations with God, a book of poetry by biblical scholar and poet L. William Countryman. We'll do an introduction and likely five weeks following. We plan on moving the sessions to a different time and would like your input on that time. Please email Johnnette+ if you are interested, and particularly if you have feelings about the time. We are still looking 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. Episcopal News Service stories this week include the election of a new bishop for the Diocese of New Jersey, and a report on the Global Episcopal Mission Network conference in Bogota, Colombia.

In your prayer time next week, please remember: In the Anglican Communion: Diocese of Niger West (Nigeria), and Anthony, their Bishop In our companion Diocese of Lui: Fraser Cathedral, their Dean, Noel, and Pastor Francis In the Diocese of Missouri: St. Stephen’s Church, Ferguson (1886), and Steven, their rector Worldwide: The people of Bangladesh, China, 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; Lola, the repose of the soul of Bill (Julia and Pete); the repose of the soul of Daniella (Diane); the repose of the soul of Robert Eugene, and the repose of the soul of Vernice.

Deadline for submission of items in next week’s news is 12:00 noon, Thursday, May 16. Please send items to Maria at