Sermons

December 2 – Advent I

Welcome to Trinity on this first day of Advent lighting the candle of HOPE LIGHTING THE ADVENT CANDLE    Ron, Marissa & Nancy Livingstone One: Today we kindle the Advent candle of hope. All: We welcome the light that pierces the shadows, the light that affirms God‟s presence, the light that enables us to move forward…

November 25 – All Saints Day

We are celebrating All Saints Day!   Yes, you may say it was early in the month, and you would be correct.  However, this is when we were able to celebrate this day. SCRIPTURE    Hebrews 11:1, 8-13, 39-40; 12:1-4  read by Barbara Temple REFLECTION    Rev. Dr. Alan Minarcik, and joined by Ken Estabrooks, Jeannine VanderBeek…

November 18 – Twenty-sixth After Pentecost

Good Morning on this cold November day.  Welcome to Trinity, to our congregation who welcomes you with warm arms and warm wishes. We welcome Rev. David Iverson as our guest speaker today.  Thank you to Jack Birtch for stepping up to be Worship Leader today. SCRIPTURE Daniel 12:1-3   read by Linda Tuck SCRIPTURE Mark 13:1-8…

November 11 – Remembrance Day

The Last Post – played so beautifully, with deep passion,  by Ashley Ferns LIGHTING THE CHRIST CANDLE by James Traquair, Gathering, Pentecost 2 2017 One: We light the Christ candle. All: The Christ candle reminds us that the light of Christ shines on the road to peace and illuminates our most difficult hours. One: We light the…

November 4 – Twenty-fourth after Pentecost

Good Morning to you, this beautiful and sunny morning.  After many rainy days the sun’s warmth shines on us all. SCRIPTURE     Ruth 1:1-18      read by Marissa Livingstone SCRIPTURE     Mark 12:28-34 REFLECTION “None Dared to Ask Him” Rev. Dr. Alan Minarcik We welcome  Shane Murphy to our musical leadership this morning;  and…

October 28 – Twenty-Third after Pentecost

Today, we celebrated and recognized that 60 years have passed since our present Sanctuary was built.  Phillip Harrison, our worship leader today, thought it would be interesting to take a step back in time and follow the bulletin outline from October 1958.  Needless to say, much has changed in how we worship and how different…

October 21 – Twenty-second after Pentecost

Good Morning and welcome to Trinity’s website! We thank Rev. E.T. Jack Birtch for leading us in worship today.  Rev. Dr. Alan Minarcik is away for a week and Jack has kindly stepped in today. SCRIPTURE     Isaiah 53:1-5    read by Ron Pocklington SCRIPTURE     Mark 10:35-45a REFLECTION     “They Just Didn’t Get It!” …

October 14 – Creation Time 6

Welcome to Trinity on this beautiful fall day and the escarpment a colourful blanket of fall leaves. SCRIPTURE     Genesis 24: 34-38; 42-49; 58-67   read by Barb Wright SCRIPTURE     Matthew 11:25-30 REFLECTION “Lord of the Big Picture and Little Me”    Rev. Dr. Alan Minarcik Music Leader was shared by Trinity’s Music Co-ordinator Kimberly…

October 7 – Thanksgiving & Communion

Happy Thanksgiving to you and welcome to Trinity’s service. SCRIPTURE     Psalm 103    read by Sandy Zimmerman REFLECTION    “Two Paths to Thanksgiving”      Rev. Dr. Alan Minarcik We welcome Chris McCloskey as our music leader this morning  Thank you so much, Chris, for joining us from your home in Sarnia.  Music included:…

September 30 – Creation IV

Welcome to Trinity and what feels like the arrival of Fall. The autumn leaves are just beginning to share their spectacular colours on the Niagara escarpment. SCRIPTURE     Numbers 11:4-29    read by Joan Bradley REFLECTION     “When God Seems a Million Miles Away”    Rev. Dr. Alan Minarcik Music leadership by Kimberly Hanmer and…