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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.

 

6TH ANNUAL SUMMER MUSIC CAMP 

The annual Trinity Episcopal Summer Music Camp will be held June  17 – 21. The camp is designed for students who will enter grades 4 - 12 in the fall of 2019.  

 

MUSIC CAMP EVENSONG & POTLUCK BANQUET, FRIDAY – JUNE 21

This Friday, June 21, the campers will perform an Evensong service beginning at 5:30pm.  Following the service, we’ll have a celebration banquet and awards ceremony.  Pork, drinks and table service will be provided.  All parishioners are invited and encouraged to attend to support our campers.  Please bring a side dish to share at the banquet, a sign-up sheet for side dishes and attendance (this will allow for accurate food preparation) is posted in the parish hall. 

 

The 160th Annual Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Kansas will take place Oct. 18-19 in Topeka

 

 

National Cursillo conference to take place in Kansas City, October 3 - 5

Those involved in Cursillo, a weekend experience devoted to spiritual growth and community,  or those wanting to learn more, are invited to attend the 2019 Episcopal Cursillo Ministry Conference taking place October 3 – 5 at Grace and Holy Trinity cathedral in Kansas City, MO.  Keynote speakers will include Bishop Mark Andrus of the Diocese of California and Jerusalem Greer, evangelism officer for the Episcopal Church.  Bishop Cathleen Bascom will be a worship leader during the event.

Ten workshops will be offered, and participants can choose six of those when they register.

The cost, for those who register before September 1, is $75 for the entire conference or $50 for a single day.  After September 1, costs rise to $125 and $80. Participants are responsible for their own lodging.  More information and registration is online at http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eg75s4hye4c9f782&llr=974xsr5ab.

 

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

Sunday - June 23rd

 

MUSIC CAMP UPDATE & THANK YOU

Thank you to everyonewho helped out with the 6th Annual Music Camp.  We had 10 kids who grew in faith, friendship and musical knowledge.  It wouldn’t have been as big a success without your support and prayers!  We look forward to our 7th anniversary! 

 

MOVIE – Today 2pm 

Today at 2pm, June 23, the movie “THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS” will be shown at the Schlanker home.  All are welcome to attend.  If questions, contact Faye 913 426-1913.   

 

WEDNESDAY EVENING HOLY EUCHARIST SERVICE

This Wednesday, June 26 at 6pm, we will have a Holy Eucharist Rite II service, this is a healing service with Laying on of Hands and the Anointing of the Sick. All are welcome to attend.

 

FIRST TRINITY “BASEMENT PARTY” – June 29

Volunteers are needed for the first Trinity “BASEMENT CLEAN-OUT PARTY” on this Saturday, June 29 starting @ 8am.  Please bring your gloves, strong backs and wheelbarrows to help clean-out the basement. 

 

TRINITY WOMEN’S BOOK CLUB  – June 30

Next Sunday, June 30 2pm, at the home of Sarah Schlanker, we will discuss “LOVE COMES SOFTLY” by Janette Oke.  You can get the book through the Atchison Library inter library loan. Come see if you’d like to participate in this social gathering!  Refreshments served.  If questions, contact Faye 913 426-1913.

 

4TH SUNDAY UNDESIGNATED OFFERING

Today all undesignated offerings will go to the Good Samaritan Fund, which is used to help provide outreach ministry to those in need.  Your generosity is appreciated.

 

Lawrence church sponsors art auction

The Vestry of Trinity, Lawrence, has planned an art auction as a fundraiser for the church. It will take place at the church, 1011 Vermont Street in Lawrence, on Saturday, June 29, 1-5pm.  Works to be auction have been created by members of the parish as well as others in the Lawrence Community.  The blue grass band Sissy and Earl will provide entertainment, and refreshments will be served.  Admission is free, and all are invited to attend.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Tuesdays in June – Summer Sounds Returns @ Library Lawn, 7pm (rain location is Farmers Market)

June 17 to 21 – 6th Annual Summer Music Camp Week

Friday, June 21 – Summer Music Camp Evensong & Banquet @ 5:30pm

Sunday, June 23 – Movie "THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS" will be shown at 2pm

 Wednesday, June 26 – Lunchtime concert @ Grace Cathedral, 12:10pm (see below) 

Saturday, June 29 - Trinity Basement Clean-Out Party starting @ 8am

Saturday, June 29 - Art auction sponsored by the Vestry of Trinity in Lawrence, 1-5pm, free admission

Sunday, June 30 – Trinity Women's Book Club "Love Comes Softly" discussion @ 2pm  

 Thursday and Friday, July 4 & 5 – Office closed 

Tuesday, July 9 – Vestry meeting 6:15pm 

Saturday, July 13 – Loaves & Fishes starting @ 9am

Saturday, July 19  – Amelia Festival begins

Saturday, July 20 – Amelia Festival church tours to the public

Sunday, July 21 – 10:30am service will be historical liturgy 

 

FUN EVENT at GRACE CATHEDRAL, Topeka KS

  • Looking ahead, the Cathedral will sponsor a lunchtime concert as a part of the Sunflower Music Festival again this year on Wednesday, June 26, at 12:10 p.m.  We’ll once again host the Blanche Bryden Collegiate groups.  This year there will be two separate duos performing selected movements from sonatas by Brahms and Beethoven.  Sack lunches will be available for a $5 donation or bring your own lunch.  The concert will last about 35/40 minutes so you’ll have time to get back to work. 

Steve Burk

Organist / Choirmaster

Grace Cathedral

701 SW 8th Avenue

Topeka, KS  66603

 (email)

(785) 235-3457 (office)

(785) 331-7640 (cell)

www.GraceCathedralTopeka.org (website)

www.GreatSpaces.org (concert info)

 

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 SECOND 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. 

  

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 till 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