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July 13, 2011

Summer Worship Schedule:

Through Labor Day

One combined service on Sundays at 9:30 a.m.

Nursery and child care during the liturgy

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Serving this Sunday
July 17, 2011

Presider & Preaching:
The Rev. Bruce Smith,
Associate Rector, St. Mark's,
Upper Arlington

Eucharistic Minister:
Emily Pucker
Rhoda Allen
Director of Music/Liturgist:
Kevin N. Wines

Bill Mains

John Redden & Don Galbraith
Altar Guild:
Bunny Johnson
In the Garden Hosts:
Susan & Rich Crompton
Coffee Hour Host:
Rhoda & Spencer Allen


Sunday's Service bulletin
can be read online at
or it can be downloaded.
Click here.


Sunday's lectionary:
Pentecost 5
Genesis 28:10-19a
Psalm 139:1-11, 22-23
Romans 8:12-25
Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43


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Parish Calendar
Click this image for the
day-to-day schedule at Trinity Church.



If you have family events to share with us at Trinity please email pictures to Kevin Wines.


Trinity is

Trinity’s Worship, Music & Arts Ministry Team invites you to join us for
atWilliam Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night’s Dream"this week
Actors’ Theatre in Schiller Park (German Village)
Saturday, July 16 at 8:00 p.m.

Gather in the park around 7:15 to get good seats—early arrivals please save some space for others.  Bring lawn chairs or a blanket.  Also bring your own picnic snacks and beverage.  Wine is not legally allowed in the park.  Admission is free, though free-will donations will be accepted.

Please save these future dates and keep your eyes open for further details to come.
AUGUST 7, Sunday
Columbus Museum of Art Aminah Robinson exhibition following Sunday morning service, with lunch to follow
SEPTEMBER 15, Thursday
Cocktails at the Conservatory (Franklin Park Conservatory)
OCTOBER 1, Saturday
Gallery Hop & Rooftop gathering


This Sunday's altar decorations are given to the Glory of God
and in Thanksgiving for the 50th Wedding Anniversary of
Don & Judy McKissick

Altar Decoration Memorials

If you would like to place a flower memorial or thanksgiving in the Sunday bulletin, please contact Diane Donato in the Parish Office via email or at 221-5351.  A donation of $50 is suggested, but any reasonable amount will be accepted.  Only a few dates are spoken for currently.

Also, if you do not receive birthday and anniversary cards from the Rector, please update your information in Diane's members' database.  Simply email her your information. 

Cell Phones
-- have you added to or changed your phone numbers or email addresses lately?  Please let Diane know.

MeyerTrinity’s Darren Meyer lead designer of Scioto Mile.

Congratulations to Darren (project manager for MSI design) for all his amazing work on the newly renovated riverfront.  We at Trinity want to celebrate your team's contribution to the city.  Thank you Darren!!
A simple Google search pulls many articles and even some videos from the past few year.  Here is a short video from 2009.


Please don't forget our neighbors on the street. New dry socks are essential for this time of year. We have many weekday requests for snacks and canned self-opening food items as well. All donations are greatly appreciated.

Thanks to all who walked and donated.

This year's 40-day walk raised $1686 that will help fund the continuing mission of Trinity Church.


We pray for all who are sick or suffering at this time, Betty Staub, Leonard Frame, Frances Sanders, Ron McCarty, Charles Petree, Walter East, Nancy Zafris, Rachael Friend, Ron Whaley, Jasson Kabaira,  Sharon Whaley, Carrie, Stowers, Molly Morris,  Joanne Giroux, Bob & Jodie Park, and others whom we name silently or aloud.
We pray for Brianna Maher, Capt. Brian Smith, Jordan Sellman, Ted Abad, Private Dan Williamson, Cynthia Epler, Matt Schumann, Commander Scott Whaley, Specialist Michael A. Martin, Staff Sgt. Robert A Griffith Jr. and all who serve our country overseas and at home.
We remember all who work for peace around the world, especially  in Syria, Libya, Egypt, Bahrain, Yemen, Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Birthdays:  Ellen Rose, Peggy Bernhard, Bill Davidson, Olivia Govan, Molly Lynskey, Jack Lake, Emily Treasure
Anniversary: Judy and Don McKissick

marathon logoTrinity has big plans

for Marathon Weekend - October 15 & 16, 2011.  For complete details click this image.

Can you help? 

The Franklinton Gardens produce stand at St. John's is in need of a new or used refrigerator for food storage.  They will pick it up.  If you can help, please email The Rev. Lee Anne Reat at or call the church, 221-9328.


Parish Life - Jori McDevitt, Vestry Liaison (VL), Julie Newhall, chair—Plans social activities for the parish throughout the year.
Stewardship - Darren Meyer, VL—Nurtures and develops year 'round giving of time, talent, and treasures of parishioners.
Buildings & Grounds - Nick Tepe VL, Alan Sheppard, chair—Oversees the maintenance of the Church facilities, organizes periodic "spruce-up days" and considers improvements to our interior and exterior space..
Worship, Music & Arts - Bill Mains, VL, Kevin N. Wines, chair—Participates in structuring worship services and plans special music, concerts, and evening services.
Formation - Joel Norris, VL—Develops the Christian education programs for adults and youth.
Community Ministries - Chiseko Hamisi, VL, Bill Bronson, chair—Develops and participates in programs reflecting Trinity's mission to the community.
Altar Guild - Susan Crompton, chair —Prepares the altar for Holy Eucharist and maintains the altar and linens.
Pastoral Care - Judy McKissick, VL, Mary Gahbauer, convener - Offers support for fellow congregation members in time of need.
Future Trinity - Bill Mains, VL;
Personnel - Don Galbraith, VL, Richard Burnett, chair;
Leadership Development - Debbie Wiedwald, VL, Richard Burnett, chair;
Communications - Nick Tepe, VL
Finance Committee - Jerry Sellman, VL, Courtney Clark, chair;
Endowment - Debbie Wiedwald, VL, Jeff McNealey, chair

Trinity Episcopal Church on Capitol Square
125 East Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 221-5351; fax (614) 221-3716