Trinity and Community News


November 18, 2018

Trinity News

Acton, ON

It’s worth the drive to Acton! Trinity United Church is seeking a full-time ordained or diaconal minister. Nestled in the middle of the Green Belt, Acton provides unique, small-town living within an hour commute of Toronto. Established 170 years ago, Trinity is a small, family-centric church that is tightly woven into the local community. Our profile is available at vacancy listings for Toronto Conference,

We wish to thank Rosemary Davison for leading our service this morning and to Steve Nadon for the beautiful music last Sunday.

Thank you Jen for this morning’s music. 

It’s time again to order poinsettias for Christmas! Judi Shannon will be in the narthex to take your orders today.  Pricing is the same as other years - $7 for small and $15 for large.

Colours are red and white, large and small. Thank you from the Flower Committee. Or you may call Linda Inglis at 519-853-0806. 

We are looking for person to join our Administration and Stewardship Circle.  The committee only meets every other month.  If interested, please contact Bob Austin. 

Less than a week to our Christmas sale “Holly Jolly Christmas” on Saturday, November 24 from 9 am till 2 pm.  We will have a café, wreaths, gifts, silent auction, baking and décor items. Cookie plate contributions to be delivered to the church on Thursday evening at 7 pm. We need these goodies at this time in order for the plates to be prepared on Friday morning. Bake Sale contributions to be delivered to the church on Friday Evening at 7 pm.  Please have these items wrapped and labelled, ready for sale.  

If you are able to provide a few dozen of your favourite Christmas cookies, please let us know. Mark your calendar and plan to do some shopping!

Please bring any bells you have at home and any story attached to the bells to share on Sunday December 2nd.

Tracy Cripps is collecting new toys for The Ronald McDonald house in Hamilton.  A box has been placed in the narthex for the toys. Thank you.

For pastoral concerns, please contact Board Chair, Andy Spiece at (905) 702-4596 or at


This Week at Trinity

Quilters: Monday 9 – 4 pm

Women Who Sing:  Monday 2:00 – 3:30 pm

Al Anon: Wednesday 7– 9 pm

Brownies/Guides: Thursday 6:30-7:30 pm

Choir:  Thursday 8 – 9 pm

AA: Saturday 7:30 – 10:00 pm

Community News

Do you like to sing? Come join the 'Women Who Sing' group on Mondays from 2:00 - 3:30 at Trinity United. If you are not confident about your singing talent, just hum along.Our songs focus on our love for the earth and its environment, and we have fun. If you have any questions, contact: Carla 226-971-3460.

Board Games for Newcomers – Georgetown branch of the Halton Hills library on Saturday, November 24th, from 1 – 3 pm. See bulletin board for more information.

Our next Dinner Night Out is on Friday, November 23rd from 6 – 7pm at The Bethel Church, hosted by the YMCA of the GTA.

Come on out and spread the word.  See bulletin board. 

Don’t forget Jen Smele & friends concert tonight.  See bulletin board for more details. 

Unity service: Sunday, January 20 at Bethel Choir


Friday, November 23 at 7:30 to 9:00pm at Knox Presbyterian

Monday, December 3 at 7:30 to 9:00 pm at Knox

Sunday, January 6 at 12:30 to 2:00 pm at Trinity United


The Master’s Hand and To Believe 

On The Way to Bethlehem – Friday, Saturday and Sunday -November 30, December 1 & 2.  6:30 – 8:30 pm.  8560 Tremaine Road, Milton.  See bulletin board for details.

Come join us for our Holly Jolly Christmas

At Trinity United Church

70 Mill Street East, Acton

Saturday, November 24, 2018

9 am till 2 pm

Silent Auction, Baking, Decorations,

Gifts, Wreaths, Café








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