You are warmly invited to experience Burger Church, a program of Christian formation for all ages: prayer, discussion of a text from the Bible, and singing. We sit at tables outdoors (with the option of moving under the shelter of a covered breezeway or into the parish hall) and share a BBQ meal. Burger Church is offered every other Wednesday throughout the summer 6:00-7:30 p.m.May 31, June 14, 28, July 12, 26; August 9, 23. Taste and see whether Burger Church is something you would like to adapt for use in your church. “Food and faith without the fuss.”

Holy Trinity is Celebrating 50 Years on Leonardine Avenue, 1967-2017.

You are invited to a Potluck Lunch to commence a special season of celebration in commemoration of our fiftieth anniversary on Leonardine Avenue.

When: Sunday, May 7, immediately following the 10 a.m. service.

Please help us to prepare for a fun and festive gathering by RSVPing to 50years@HolyTrinitySR.org with the number of people in your party and the type of dish you’ll bring: appetizer, salad, entrée, or dessert.

 

Meet Jessica Alcid, Holy Trinity’s new Music Director! Jessica is currently serving as Music Minister of St. Alban’s Episcopal Church in Oakland, NJ. Her first Sunday with Holy Trinity will be April 23. Learn more about Jessica in the forthcoming Easter issue of The Trumpet, Holy Trinity’s newsletter.

You are warmly invited to worship at Holy Trinity in Holy Week and Easter:

  • Apr. 9, 10 a.m. Palm Sunday – one service, with palm procession and a reading of the Passion Gospel in parts. Followed by rehearsal for all volunteers scheduled to serve in Holy Week.
  • April 13, 6:30 p.m. Maundy Thursday simple Lenten supper; 7 p.m. Celebration of Holy Eucharist in commemoration of the institution of the Lord’s Supper, with foot washing. Concludes with the stripping and washing of the altar in preparation for Good Friday. The watch over the reserved Sacrament begins at 9 p.m. and concludes at 9 a.m. on Good Friday.
  • April 14, 9 a.m. Good Friday of Compassionate Service: a short, child-friendly service with communion from the reserved Sacrament, followed by multi-generational activities. Noon spoken Solemn liturgy from the Book of Common Prayer, with communion from the reserved Sacrament. 7 p.m. Tenebrae, includes sacred music in partnership with the First Reformed Church of South River and Union Baptist Church.
  • April 15, 8 p.m. The Great Vigil of Easter. A candlelit celebration of the Holy Eucharist, with Holy Baptism.
  • April 16, 10 a.m. Easter Day – one festival service, with the flowering of the cross and an Easter egg hunt on the grounds.

Strengthen your skills as an Acolyte, Eucharistic Minister, Lector, Prayer Leader, Usher, Greeter, Presenter! Learn about why we do what we do and how to be effective in your ministries.

This training is appropriate for both long-serving members and new volunteers.

It’s also the Feast of the Annunciation, the announcement of the angel Gabriel to Mary that she would conceive and give birth to the Christ-child.

The Ministry Training Morning is Saturday, March 25, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Register with Br. John Henry Ernestine, BSG, Associate for Liturgy & Spiritual Life: BrotherJohnHenry@holytrinitysr.org

 

The Men of Holy Trinity will be in the kitchen on Friday, April 7, 6-7 p.m. Tickets are on sale on Sundays and may be reserved at the church. Please invite a friend. All are warmly welcome here!

 

The Men of Holy Trinity will be in the kitchen again for the annual Corned Beef Dinner on Saturday, March 18, 6-7 p.m. Tickets may be reserved by calling the church office and may be purchased at the door. Invite a friend to Holy Trinity. All are warmly welcome here!