Mark Your Calendar

New Flooring in our Historic Chapel,
Work begins Monday, Sept. 25
Our Historic Chapel will be closed for two weeks while they install new flooring. Our 8am Sunday service will relocate temporarily to the larger Church Sanctuary. Our 11:15 Sunday service will be cancelled for Oct. 1, and a decision will be made about the Oct. 8 service as the work nears completion. Thank you for your patience with room availability as we work to improve the safety and appearance of our worship space.
Blessing of the Animals, Sunday, Oct. 1, 4:30pm
In memory of St. Francis, and motivated by God’s love for all creation, we’ll gather on the rectory lawn to bless our beloved pets. A pet and family friendly service, all are invited (with suitable restraints, leashes and cages if needed).
Vestry, Monday, October 2, 7pm
Vestry is our spiritually grounded, annual general meeting. Plan to attend as we discuss some important information about Trinity’s financial situation. Vestry Reports, Financial Statements and Motions to Vestry are available in the narthex (church foyer).
Horizons, Meets the 1st Tuesday of the Month,
starting Oct. 3, 7pm
Does someone you know live with the realities of a mental illness? We offer a safe place for group support and resource sharing for family members of those living with various mental health concerns.
Baptismal Preparation, Oct. 15, 22, 29 & Nov. 5, 9:15am
Considering baptism for you or your child? This program offers information, support and guidance for the next stage of your spiritual journey. We meet over four consecutive Sundays in the Historic Chapel.
Confirmation Classes,
start Sunday, Oct. 15, 12:30pm
Our young people meet over 6 weeks to take on the promises made on their behalf at baptism, as their own. To register, click here.
Indigenous Water Group, Pimatisiwin Nipi, Tuesday, Oct. 17, 7:15pm
All are welcome to join our next meeting with the Bishop Mark McDonald, as we work to provide fresh water for and with our First Nations neighbours.
Trivia Night, Friday, Oct. 27, 6pm
Welcome Table hosts a Trivia Night fundraiser that’s a great mix of food, fun and facts. A delicious dinner, cash bar, prizes, a raffle ad friendly competition. Plan your teams now. Tickets are available during the week at Welcoming Arms or the Church Office. Tickets are on sale Sundays in the narthex.
Progressive Christianity Small Group
Evolution & The Spiritual Life, Tuesdays, 7:30pm
Join Cathy Cross & Lenore Pressley for evenings of thoughtful discussion focused around DVD presentations from Diarmuid O’Murchu (Sacred heart Missionary, author, and social psychologist, working with adult faith development) and Joan Chittester (Benedictine Sister of Erie, who asks questions of the church and society that test popular “truths” about the empowerment of women, contemporary spirituality and social justice). For info contact Lenore, david.pressley or Cathy,
2018 Women’s Retreat at Jackson’s Point, April 13-15
Save the date now for our popular Women’s Retreat, held again at Lake Simcoe.  The 2018 theme will be “Celebrate Your Way to Pray”.This event sells out quickly, so we’re giving you lots of time to plan.