Trinity Anglican Church
1230 Bank Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3Y3
Church Hall: 613-733-0326
Office e-mail: email@example.com
Rev. Andrea’s e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Priest: The Reverend Andrea Thomas
Director of Music: Victoria Scott
Duty Warden: Laura Eggertson
Worshiping God as disciples of Jesus;
showing love to our neighbours near and far.
4th Sunday After the Epiphany
January 30th, 2011
8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist
10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist with Choir
Welcome to Trinity! If this is your first visit, please note that we do not take a collection during the service, but your offering may be placed on the plate at the back of the church as you enter or leave. Also, there are many occasions during the service where we stand for lengthy periods. If you are more comfortable sitting or kneeling, please feel free to do so.
We Gather As God’s People
Opening Hymn: We The Lord’s People #10
The Gathering of the Community page 185
Glory to God #702
The Collect of the Day page 352
We Listen To God’s Word
The First Reading: Micah 6:1-8 (O.T. page 866)
Psalm 15 (please join in singing the refrain) page 718
The Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 (N.T. page 166)
Gradual Hymn: Blest Are the Pure In Heart (vs.1,2) #439
Celebrant: The Lord be with you
People: And also with you.
Celebrant: The Holy Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ,
according to Matthew 5:1-12 (N.T. page 4)
People: Glory to you, Lord Jesus Christ…
Celebrant: …The Gospel of Christ.
People: Praise to you, Lord Jesus Christ,
Gradual Hymn (cont’d, vs.3,4):
We Respond to God’s Word
The Apostles’ Creed page 189
The Prayers of the People
Leader: For the church and for all your creation, we pray to you, Lord God. In the Diocese of Ottawa, let us pray for the parishes of Holy Trinity, Bearbrook; St. Andrew’s, Vars; St. Mary’s, Navan; for the members of the Community Ministry Development Committee; for the students and staff of Ashbury College; for St. Vincent’s Hospital and the Elisabeth Bruyere Centre; and for the Sisterhood of St. John the Divine and their Associates in our Diocese. For John our bishop, for all bishops, for Andrea our Priest and for all the clergy and people. Blessed are the poor in spirit; theirs is the dominion of heaven. And so we pray:
People: Unite the church and guide all its leaders; let us show the world the love of Jesus.
Leader: Blessed are the pure in heart; they shall see God. And so we pray:
People: Give your people the will and the courage to value your service above all lesser goods.
Leader: Blessed are the peacemakers, God’s own children. And so we pray:
People: Bring peace to the world, security to the nations, and safety to the cities.
Leader: Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied. And so we pray:
People: Remove from us prejudice and injustice, and raise up among us those who will labour for the good of all whom you have made.
Leader: Within our Parish we pray for the sick and the suffering, especially (insert names), and for those we name silently or aloud (silence). Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy. And so we pray:
People: Be present with those who are sick, imprisoned, or in distress; make us quick to love and serve our neighbours.
Leader: We remember before you all whom we love but see no more. We remember those who have died, especially (insert names), for those we name silently or aloud (silence). Rejoice and be glad, their reward is great in heaven. And so we pray:
People: We remember all who have witnessed to your love with their lives; give us strength to testify to Christ before the rulers of our own day.
Leader: Almighty God, you have taught us to do justice, love kindness, and practice humility before you;
People: make our faith active in love, that your name may be praised and your people served throughout the earth, through Christ our Lord. Amen.
Confession and Absolution page 191
The Exchange of the Peace page 192
We Celebrate The Presence Of Jesus
Offertory Hymn: In The Cross Of Jesus I Glory #537
Prayer Over The Gifts page 353
Eucharistic Prayer 5 page 204
The Lord’s Prayer page 211
The Breaking of the Bread, sentence 2 page 212
Agnus Dei #747
Communion Hymn: The Beatitudes #755
Prayer After Communion page 353
Doxology and Blessing
Announcements/Birthdays and Anniversaries
Recessional Hymn: The Head That Once Was Crowned
With Thorns #491
Sharing In The Ministry of Our Parish Today
Greeters: Sue and Bob Taylor
Readers: Audrey Graham and Laura Eggertson
Intercessions: David Wilson
Lay Administrators: David Wilson and Judy Richardson
Coffee Hour: Brenda and Jen Small and company
Altar Guild: Joanne McCracken, Brenda Small,
Yvonne Silverman, Sue Taylor
THANK YOU to everyone who helped yesterday to host the Out of the Cold Supper at Southminister Church.
BISHOP JOHN CHAPMAN will visit Trinity on Sunday, February 13th. A light lunch will be served after the 10 a.m. service so that parishioners can meet Bishop John. If you can help Kay Miles to prepare this, please call her at 613-730-3428.
CHANGE FOR CHANGE. Don’t forget to drop all your spare change into the World Vision bucket for Sheila. Check the scrap book for the latest updates on her progress.
“ONE IN THE SPIRIT”: On Saturday February 5, 2011, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada is sponsoring a conference “One in the Spirit” for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginals who are committed to working towards healing the wounds suffered through placement in Canadian Residential Schools. First, second and third generation Survivors have much to share and much to teach about the healing process. Location: The Bronson Centre 211 Bronson Ave., Time: 9:30 am – 7:00 pm. Lunch will be provided at 12:30 pm and we will share a traditional Feast at 5:30 pm. Marie Wilson, one of the Truth and Reconciliation Commissioners, will be the keynote guest speaker. Residential school survivors will share experiences related to both residential schooling and their efforts made towards healing. There will be opportunities to enjoy and appreciate Aboriginal spirituality, music, dance and friendship.
FEBRUARY IS HEART MONTH. The Heart and Stroke Foundation is urgently seeking canvassers as well as leaders to be the contact person for a group of canvassers. The revenue goal for the Ottawa chapter is $400,000. Could you spare a couple of hours next month? If so, please call 613-727-5060, or e-mail email@example.com.
St. Giles Presbyterian Church in the Glebe will be hosting a WORLD DAY OF PRAYER service in March 2011. The churches in the Glebe have again extended an invitation to the churches in Old Ottawa South to take a part in and/or to attend their service this March. The co-ordinator at St. Giles is Kaye Tate who would be very happy to hear from churches/representatives who would like to participate in this service. You may contact Kaye Tate at 613-521-5625 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have any announcement that didn’t make this week’s bulletin, please let Rev. Andrea know prior to the service and she will ensure that it is read.
Do justice, love kindness,
Walk humbly with God
This Week at Trinity
Monday, January 31st
Morning Pastoral care at the General Hospital
Tuesday, February 1st
7:00 p.m. Corporation meets in Canterbury Room
Wednesday, February 2nd
9:30 a.m. ACW crafts in Bender Hall
Thursday, February 3rd
10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist in the Chapel,
followed by bible study
Sunday, February 6th 5th Sunday After The Epiphany
8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist
10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist with Choir and Church School
Readings: Isaiah 58:1-9a(9b-12); Psalm 112:1-6;
1 Corinthians 2:1-12(13-16); Matthew 5:13-20
Please note that the Church Office
will NOT be open this week