Sermons

June 10 – Blessing of the Animals & Church Picnic

Trinity United Church Annual Picnic this Sunday June 10th The Blessing of the Animals –   Bring your beloved Pet!         Enjoy a Potluck Picnic Lunch. Bring a main course or salad or dessert.   Trinity will provide cold drinks Bring your own chair, plates & cutlery This service was held outdoors on our back lawn, under…

June 3 – 50th Anniversary of Ordination

This week we are celebrating Rev. Dr. Alan Minarcik’s 50th year since being Ordained into the Ministry.  Congratulations Alan!  What a wonderful milestone to be celebrating and we at Trinity are honoured to be the hosts of this celebration. Trinity honours Alan and Claire on this celebration.  Please click on the link to enjoy memories…

May 27, 2018 – Trinity Sunday

Welcome to Trinity’s Sunday Worship with leadership by Rev. Dr. Alan Minarcik. SCRIPTURE:    Isaiah 6:1-13 HYMN     “All Creatures of Our God and King” SCRIPTURE:     John 3:12-17 REFLECTION “The Year the World Fell Apart”    Rev. Dr. Alan Minarcik Music Leadership this Sunday was provided by Don Miller and Friends of Trinity.

May 20 – Pentecost

Welcome to Trinity on this Pentecost, May 24 long weekend and wedding of Prince Harry & Meghan Markle. We have come to celebrate the birthday of the church. We have come to celebrate the gift of the Holy Spirit. We have come to celebrate Pentecost and to open ourselves to God’s Spirit that it might…

May 13 – Mother’s Day & Family Day

Happy Mother’s Day and Family Day! Worship Leaders today include Carolyn Westoby, Jack Birtch, Barbara Temple and Glenda Barry. Music leadership by Lolly Pettigrew, Robin Howe: Cellist and the Trinity Ringers.  Music included ‘Be Still My Soul’, ‘It Is Well with My Soul’ , ‘I Was There to Hear your Borning Cry’ ,  ‘Are You a Shepherd?’…

May 6 – Sixth Sunday of Easter

Welcome to Trinity.  Our music leadership is provided by John Charles and the Trinity Choir. SCRIPTURE:    1 John 3:1-7 SCRIPTURE:    Luke 24:13-49 REFLECTION     Rev. Dr. Alan Minarcik We apologize that the audio video referred to during the sermon did not record well enough to hear.  

April 29 – Social Action

We welcome Fr. Javier Arias as our guest speaker today for Social Action Sunday.  Fr. Javier Arias is minister at St. Alban’s Church, Beamsville.  St. Alban’s offers a weekly Spanish worship service for immigrant workers in the Grimsby/Beamsville/Vineland area. Rev. Dr. Alan Minarcik is preaching as guest speaker at St. Alban’s today. SCRIPTURE    Psalm 22:23-31…

April 22 – Earth Day, Cornerstone Anniversary

Welcome to Trinity on this beautiful, warm, sunny Earth Day and the anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone so many years ago. SCRIPTURE:     Psalm 84 SCRIPTURE: Ezra 3: 10-13 REFLECTION    “The Weight of Nothing” Music Leadership by Sophia.  Music selections included:  I Lay Me Down,  Kinder,  Spirit of Life,  May the Long…

April 15 – Snow/Ice – Worship cancelled

Worship was cancelled today due to the horrible ice and snow conditions. Will this winter ever let go and allow spring to arrive?  We eagerly await the singing of the birds, the colourful spring flowers as they poke there heads up towards the warmth of the sun.   Today, those poor little flowers are shivering amongst…