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The Tenth Bishop of The Episcopal Diocese of Kansas elected 

The Reverend Cathleen Chittenden Bascom was elected October 19, 2018

Welcome reception is Friday, March 1, 2019,  8-10pm @ Cyrus Hotel.    

The Service of Ordination and Consecration is Saturday, March 2, 2019 @ 10:45am, at Grace Cathedral, with Presiding Bishop Michael Bruce Curry officiating.  The service will last 2.5 hours.  A reception will follow the service. 

WELCOME!

Welcome to Trinity Church; if you are new to our community, please be sure and introduce yourself to someone. We are glad to have you with us and would appreciate an opportunity to get to know you; please join us for fellowship following worship.

 

A N N O U N C E M E N T S

Sunday - February 17

 

WEDNESDAY EVENING HOLY EUCHARIST SERVICE

This Wednesday, February 20 at 6pm, the Holy Eucharist Rite II service will be celebrating ‘The Feast of Janani Luwum, Archbishop and Martyr’.  All are welcome.

 

BLACK HISTORY SERVICE  – FEBRUARY 24 @ 6:30PM 

The Sunday evening service at First Christian Church, 301 N 7th, will have special music by Peacemakers, Boys & Girls Club, Ebenezer Baptist and Shiloh Baptist Church choirs.  Offering given to Citizens For Community Action program and Atchison Juneteeth. Cookie/punch reception to follow. Flyer posted in parish hall.     

 

SHROVE TUESDAY PANCAKE DINNER – MARCH 5

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner will be March 5 from 5-7pm.  Monetary donations are requested for purchasing event supplies.  Please contact Todd Miller, 913 426-1353, if you any have questions.    

 

REMINDER FOR NEXT SUNDAY

Just a reminder that the undesignated plate collection gathered next Sunday will go to the Good Samaritan Fund. Undesignated plate collection includes cash, checks written by individuals who do not have a pledge agreement in place, and checks written to the Good Samaritan Fund. 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Friday, March 1 – Bishop Welcome Reception 8-10pm  

Saturday, March 2 – Bishop Ordination & Consecration 10:45am 

March 5  – Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner 5-7pm 

Wednesday, March 6 – Ash Wednesday 

Wednesday March 6 – Soup and Sermon returns @ UMC 

Saturday, March 9 – Loaves & Fishes

SENIOR VILLAGE BIRTHDAY CAKE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED 

Cake volunteer rotation would be every third month on the second Thursday of the month.  If you would like to volunteer, please call or email the office.

 

ALTAR GUILD VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Please call or email the office if you are interested.  Please contact the office if you would like additional volunteer information. 

REMINDER ABOUT OFFICE HOURS

Normal office hours are as follow:  Tuesday – Friday, 9am to 1pm, if you would like to make an appointment for another time, please call the office at 913 367-3171. If you have an immediate need for a Priest – please call Father Jon at 785 213-9343. 

 

CHRONIC PAIN SELF-MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP BEGINS JANUARY 28

Tools to help you better manage your chronic pain, fatigue, frustration and depression.  The no cost classes being Monday, January 28 with an informational meeting @ 1:30pm, Atchison Hospital Cafeteria.  For information or to enroll, please call Faye Miller, 913 367-4879. Sponsored by The Atchison Community Health Clinic.  

FREEDOM FROM SMOKING WORKSHOP BEGINS JANUARY 28

Are you ready to be a quitter?  An 8 week workshop is designed by the American Lung Association may be just what you need to kick the habit.  The no cost classes being Monday, January 28 @ 6pm, YMCA Community Room. For information or to enroll, please call Faye Miller, 913 367-4879. Sponsored by The Atchison Community Health Clinic.  

 

SERVER SCHEDULE FOR FIRST QUARTER OF 2019

Server schedules are available on the tables in sanctuary and parish hall.

 

EPISCOPAL CHURCH YEAR CALENDARS AVAILABLE

Episcopal church year calendars are available in parish hall, each family is welcome to take a calendar.

 

OFFERTARY / PLEDGE ENVELOPES 

If you would like a box of envelopes, please contact the church office.

 

COFFEE HOUR & ALTAR FLOWER SIGN UP

Sign up sheets for next year are posted in the parish hall. Please sign up for coffee hour or if you are interested in providing altar flowers.  There are many openings and it’s greatly appreciated.

 

PLEDGE CARD REMINDER

Have you turned in your pledge card for 2019? If not, it’s not too late. Forms are available in the parish hall and on the tables in the sanctuary. Just complete and drop in the collection plate. God’s blessings for your continued support!

 

REQUEST FROM ATCHISON COUNTY FOOD PANTRY

The food pantry is requesting volunteers and donations.  Please see information in parish hall.

  

TRINITY POLO SHIRTS

A few polo shirts are still available, please contact the office for colors and sizes.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS  

 

SCHEDULE FOR CONCERTS AT GRACE CATHEDRAL - TOPEKA KS 

Schedule posted in parish hall or visit www.GreatSpaces.org for information. 

 

February 2019 concerts:  

Sunday, Februay 17 at 3pm, Zsolt Elder and Friends will present "Baroque by Candlelight" - chocolate and champagne recetion to follow!

Monday, February 18 at 7pm, touring chior from Augustana College with their director Jon Hurty,special guestes will be the Topeka High School Robed Choir

Sunday, February 24 at 4pm, The Spire Ensemble will present Johannes Brahms' German Requiem (scored for piano four hands)

 

March 2019 concert:  Friday, March 8 at 7pm, A Capella Choir from Baylor University

  

Earrings found Easter Sunday, call the office.

 

YOUTH MINISTRY

A Diocese of Kansas youth ministry event calendar for August 2018 - July 2019 is posted on the parish hall bulletin board.

COFFEE AND CONVERSATION - 2nd WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH

The second Wednesday of the month at 10:30am, all are invited to join "Coffee and Conversation" at the Atchison United Methodist Church, 501 Kansas Ave. 
 

WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY

On Wednesdays, 10am, the bible study group meets in the parish hall to study for one hour.  All Christian women are welcomed to this study offered at Trinity Episcopal Church. 

 

MINUTES OF COUNCIL OF TRUSTEES MEETINGS NOW ARE ONLINE 

Minutes from the  meetings of the Council of Trustees have been approved and now are posted on the diocesan websitehttp://www.episcopal-ks.org/news/Council-of-Trustees-minutes.php.

 

LOAVES & FISHES OUTREACH COMMUNITY MEAL PROGRAM 

Provides free, hot, delivered meals every Saturday.  If you or someone you know that could benefit and are eligible for this local church sponsored program, please contact the First Presbyterian Church at 913 367-2072 for information.

COFFEE HOUR & ALTAR FLOWER SIGN UP

Sign up sheets are posted on the parish hall bulletin board.  Please sign up for coffee hour and/or if you are interested in providing altar flowers.  There are many openings and it’s greatly appreciated.

 

SENIOR VILLAGE BIRTHDAY CAKE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Please see the cake volunteer list posted on the parish hall bulletin to sign up or call/email the office if you are interested.  Cakes are delivered to Senior Village the second Tuesday of the month and the current cake rotation schedule would be about four times per year a volunteer would be asked for a cake.  Please contact the office if you would like additional information, call 913 367-3171 or email

 

ALTAR GUILD VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Please call or email the office if you are willint to volunteer. 

 

ARE YOU  WILLING TO PROVIDE RIDES FOR OUT OF TOWN MEDICAL APPOINTMENTS?

The Atchison Community Health Clinic is looking for volunteers who are willing to provide rides to medical appointments (usually to St Joseph but sometimes Topeka or Kansas City).  On the average the clinic looks for a volunteer once or twice per month, volunteer name and number will be completely confidential.  For additional information or to volunteer, contact Faye Miller, LPN at Atchison Community Healthe Clinic, 913 367-4879 or .  Thank you for considering this service to our community.

 

ST CROIX HOSPICE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR ATCHISON

For more information or to volunteer, call 785 742-3823 or email

 

OFFERTARY / PLEDGE ENVELOPES

If you would like a box of envelopes, please contact the church office.

 

GLUTEN FREE COMMMUNION HOSTS AVAILABLE

 Please stop by the sacristy before mass and let someone know if you desire a gluten free communion host.

 

LARGE TYPE EDITION BOOKS

We have purchased a few of the large type edition of The Holy Eucharist Rites I and II.  They are on the tables in the sanctuary.

NORMAL OFFICE HOURS

Normal office hours are as follow:  Tuesday – Friday 9am to 1pm, if you would like to make an appointment for another time, please call the office @ 913 367-3171.  Office email  or priest email .  If you have an immediate need for a Priest – please call Father Jon 785 213-9343. 

 

DID YOU KNOW?

 

TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN ATCHISON IS WHERE   

 

Amelia Earhart was baptized

October 10, 1897

and

her sister, Grace Muriel Earhart was baptized

May 19, 1901

and

 their parents, Edwin & Amy, 

 wed October 16, 1895

and 

Amelia’s & Graces's maternal grandparents,

 Judge Alfred G. and Amelia Otis, 

were founding members of Trinity. 


WEEKLY WORSHIP TIMES

Sunday Morning 

 

8am Holy Eucharist Rite II

Spoken

 

9am Adult Forum

 

10:30am Holy Eucharist Rite II Choral 

 

Wednesday    

Women's Bible Study 10-11am   

 

Please see announcements or calendar for any time changes.       

 

                                All are invited

Weekday Eucharist

 

Holy Eucharist Rite II 

 

1st Thursday.........Medicalodge   @ 1:30pm

 

2nd Thursday.....Senior Viillage @ 10:30pm

   

Wednesday Evening

6pm Holy Eucharist Rite II with Laying on of Hands and the Anointing of the Sick 

  

 

and welcome to attend. 

 

 

LINKS

CONTACT INFO
Address: 300 South 5th St, Atchison, Kansas 66002
Phone: 913-367-3171