Rummage Sale Revival Drop-off begins on Sunday, November 12th. Additional drop-offs can be made during the week until Thursday. Please plan to attend the Friday evening traditional wine and cheese pre-sale event, November 17 for parishioners only. On Saturday, November 18 from 9:00-2:00 our doors will be open to the public. No furniture, no clothing. Bring all of your holiday treasures for our narthex holiday table. A sign-up sheet for helpers is up in the narthex.
Christmas Table We are continuing with the traditional Christmas Table sale. The first week it will run concurrent with the Rummage Sale so send your Holiday treasures in at the same time as the rummage sale drop off starting November 12. The CHRISTMAS TABLE will be set up and restocked until December 17th. Father Dave has said he is downsizing his Holiday collection. I am excitedly awaiting the stash. Contact Lee Militello for any questions about donations or sales (215-704-9534).
Operation Christmas Child Since 1993 more than 135 million boys and girls in over 100 countries have experienced Godís love through the power of simple shoebox gifts filled with toys, school supplies, and hygiene items and distributed by Operation Christmas Child, a ministry of Samaritanís Purse. The Daughters of the King will coordinate the distribution and collection of the shoeboxes. Distribution continues through Sunday, November 12 after the 10 a.m. service. National Collection Week is November 13-20. We will collect and bless all shoeboxes on Sunday, November 19. If you drop off your shoebox beforehand, please place it on the hat shelf in the narthex. Check out the display in the narthex for more information. You may see Lynda Basham or Pam Hawthorne if you have any questions.
Dignity Bag Collection Thanks to parishioners and the Trinity's church school Faith Building class for providing and assembling the dignity bags. We made over 30 bags. We are continuing this collection of supplies. Here is the list of needs: individual sized soap, shampoo and conditioner, toothpaste and toothbrush, feminine products, skin lotion, deodorant. In addition, we also need: protein bars, disposable razors and packages of athletic socks. These bags are so appreciated and distributed at St. Mark's in Frankford section through our connection with Deacon Phil Geleibter.
Christmas with St. Francis Pageant Rehearsal Calling all children, youth, and adults who would like to be a part of this year's pageant, Christmas with St. Francis. Rehearsals will begin in November 12. The final dress/tech rehearsal will take place, Saturday, December 16. The performance will take place during the 10 o'clock service on Sunday, December 17. Questions? Please see Kristin Woods! 215.317.1244
Leaf Clean-up Please mark your calendars now for our annual leaf clean-up. The Boy Scouts will join Trinity volunteers on Sunday, December 3rd immediately following the 10 AM service.
A Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert at St. Martins in the Fields, featuring Gospel singer Theresa Thomason on Saturday, November 18 at 7:00 p.m. 8000 St. Martin's Lane, Philadelphia. Tickets are $20.
Ecumenical Community Thanksgiving Service -Sunday, November 19 - 4 p.m. at St. Thomas Whitemarsh Episcopal Church, Bethlehem Pike & Camp Hill Road, Fort Washington. Hosted by the Wissahickon Faith Community Association, the offering will benefit community outreach programs. Light refreshments will be served after the service in the MacColl Auditorium.
Celestia Holiday Concert Saturday, December 9th 3 PM The singing group Celestia returns to Trinity for an afternoon of Holiday favorites! The concert is free and includes some member of Trinity. See more on the "Upcoming Events" page!