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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.

 

HOLY WEEK & EASTER SCHEDULE

 

Good Friday, April 19 – Proper Liturgy at Noon

Stations of the Cross at 3pm 

Proper Liturgy at 6pm

 

Holy Saturday, April 20 – Proper Liturgy at 9am

 

Easter Sunday, April 21 – Choral Eucharist Rite II at 10am

The Sunday of the Resurrection

 

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

Sunday - April 21st 

  

THANK YOU

A most grateful, ‘Thank You”, to the Altar Guild for their assistance and service during Holy Week and for all they do throughout the year.  And “Thank You” and blessings to all who helped make this Holy Week a time of reverent preparation for our celebration of Easter, the Lord’s Day of Resurrection. Everyone’s hard work and dedication are deeply appreciated.  

 

GOOD FRIDAY OFFERING FOR HOLY LAND CHRISTIANS 

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry has encouraged every congregation in the Episcopal Church to take up a special offering on Good Friday to support the work of the Anglican Province of Jerusalem and the Middle East.  The history of the Good Friday Offering reaches back to 1922.  If you would like to make your offering by check, make your check payable to Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society, write “Good Friday Offering” in memo line and we will mail all checks received.  More information about the Good Friday Offering is online at episcopalchurch.org/good-friday-offering.

 

LAST SOUP AND SERMON ON APRIL 24

The last Ministerial Alliance Wednesday Soup and Sermon at the United Methodist Church will be next Wednesday, April 24.  Soup is served at noon and the service begins at 12:30pm.  The Effingham Union Church will be serving soup and Sister Connie Krstolic, OSB, Mount St. Scholastica will be the speaker. 

 

FIRST TRINITY “GARDEN PARTY”  – May 4

Volunteers are needed for the first Trinity “Garden Party” on Saturday, May 4 @ 8am in the Garden.  Please bring your trimmers, pruners, wheelbarrows and other garden tools to help spruce up and clean up “The Garden”. 

LOAVES & FISHES – MAY 11

Trinity is in charge of Loaves & Fishes community meal program for 95+ people, Saturday, May 11th starting at 9am.  Help is needed with food preparation and deliveries.  Food donations and monetary donations are much appreciated. A sign-up sheet for food donations will be posted soon on parish hall bulletin board.  Please contact Judy Jones, 913 367-4027, if you can deliver meals and Lydia Funk, 913 426 -7458, for additional information about food preparation volunteering and/or donations.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Saturday, April 27 – Kansas City Symphony Chamber Music @ St Scholastica 3pm, $12

Friday & Saturday, May 3 & 4 – Diocese Hosts Women’s Summit @ Grace Cathedral, Topeka

Saturday, May 11 – Loaves & Fishes starting @ 9am

Sunday, May 12 – Mother’s Day

Sunday, May 19 – Graduation Sunday

Wednesday, May 22 – Bishop Cathleen Bascom Walkabout II visit 

Sunday, June 2 – Trinity Women’s Book Club first meeting @ 2pm

 

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. 

 

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.

 

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.

  

SCHEDULE FOR CONCERTS AT GRACE CATHEDRAL - TOPEKA KS 

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

 

May 2019 concert:  Sunday, May 5 at 3pm, SLAWOMIR DOBRZANSKI and AGUSTIN MURIAGO, Pianists

French Piano Music for Four Hands - Freewill offering

 

June 2019 concert:  Wednesday, June 26 at 12:10pm, SUNFLOWER MUSIC FESTIVAL Lunch Concert

Collegiate String Quartet - Free Event

 

July 2019 concert:  Friday, July 12 at 7:30pm, ALL STATE MEN'S AND WOMEN'S CHOIRS

Kansas Choral Director's Association Summer Convention Concert - Free event

  

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 (not during Lent)

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. 

 

The Tenth Bishop of The Episcopal Diocese of Kansas elected 

The Reverend Cathleen Chittenden Bascom was elected October 19, 2018 

Her service of Ordination and Consecration was Saturday, March 2, 2019 at Grace Cathedral, with Presiding Bishop Michael Bruce Curry officiating. 


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