Ministries

Ministries

Ministries at Trinity are many and varied.

Worship

Worship is central to the life of Trinity. Sunday Worship Communion Baptism Weddings Funerals and Memorials Christmas Easter Music Music is both a spiritual practice and a way we enhance our worship. Trinity Choir Dumming Guitars, violins, harp, flute, saxophone Worship Team The Worship Committee consists of the Lead Minister, Karen Neufeld and Kari McNair. We meet several times a year to plan worship for the major seasons of the church year, ie. Advent, Christmas, Epiphany and Lent, Easter, Pentecost. We…

Children, Youth & Family

The Children, Youth & Family Ministry facilitates the involvement, engagement, and spiritual growth of children, young people and their families at Trinity United Church. We encourage the inclusion of children as partners in our faith community with worth and gifts to share. Our programs and services are intentionally inclusive; everyone is welcome, including children with varying abilities, backgrounds, families and faith experiences. Programs offered include: Sunday School Child minding during Sunday worship Family oriented gatherings Lending Libraries (multigenerational) Women are welcome to breastfeed…

Outreach

Social Justice is a Christian practise Trinity takes seriously. Act Locally Watch for the various events where we act locally. This includes things like: our food bank, a part of the Neighbourlink foodbanks in our city. support for Howard House Society recovery facility; support for Woman’s Transition House; support for The Upper Room Mission in Vernon; knitting program in local schools; raised bed community gardens. Knowing Our Neighbours We support work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in our community.…

Pastoral Care

Pastoral Care Ministry is made up of many parts. Pastoral Care Team Hospital and Care Home visits are a major concern of the pastoral care committee. We try to support those in our congregation who are going through a stressful time or who are unable to attend services. As well as the Hospital visiting team we try to connect through cards and phone calls. The pastoral care committee continues to respond to requests through the Trinity office and from individuals. Please keep the committee…

Fellowship

Trinity has many caring communities. Amongst these are the United Church Women (UCW), the Men’s Group and the Supper Club.

Learning

Bible Study Bible Study takes place Tuesday mornings at 10am. Everyone is welcome. We discuss the upcoming lectionary readings. Advent and Lent Studies There is usually a special study during these two times of “preparation.” Book Club The group meets the fourth Tuesday of the month from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. in the Fireside Room. Members take turns choosing and leading discussions on books of fiction and non-fiction. Discussions are lively and members report they look forward to attending. At the present…