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September 27, 2011

Sunday Morning Service Schedule:
8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite II
10:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite II with music
[4th Sunday of each month - Holy Eucharist Rite I at 8:00 am,
Morning Prayer and Holy Communion Rite I at 10:30 am]
Church school and nursery child care during the 10:30 a.m. liturgy

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Serving this Sunday
October 2, 2011

Presiding & Preaching:
The Rev. Richard A. Burnett

8 Jeff McNealey
10:30 Karen Sellman
Director of Music/Liturgist:
Kevin N. Wines
Peggy Malone

8 Jeff McNealey

10:30 Steve Maher
Altar Guild:
8 Susan & Rich Crompton

10:30 Lynn Giljahn
Floral Arrangements:
Kent A. Phillips
Nursery Volunteer:
Sarah-Grace Heller
In the Garden Hosts:
The Rev. deniray mueller &
Rich Crompton


Sunday's Service bulletin
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Sunday's lectionary:
Pentecost 16
Exodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-20
Psalm 19
Philippians 3:4b-14
Matthew 21:34-46


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


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Picking, Painting & Pets:
Trinity plans exciting kickoff to fall season…

this week October 2—Apple Picking and Pumpkin Patch Please join the Trinity Community after the 10:30 liturgy for Apple Picking at Lynd’s Fruit Farm (9090 Morse Rd. SW, Pataskala, 43062). We will stop at the Old Bag of Nails in Gahanna (63 Mill Street, Gahanna, 43230) on the way for fellowship and fuel for an afternoon in the orchard.
October 9—Share the Harvest! Share your harvest with the Trinity Community!  Turn those apples and pumpkins into treats to share during coffee hour after both morning services and with In the Garden.  Even those unable to go picking on the 2nd are encouraged to share the harvest with baked goods on the 9th.
Saturday, October 1 & Sunday, October 2- Undercroft painting and spruce up starting at 10:30 am Saturday and 3:30 pm Sunday.  Please enter through outside undercroft doors, down stairs on Broad Street. Many hands would be appreciated. Everyone is welcome and needed—those who can paint and those who can help wash down walls and tables. Help Trinity brighten up for the Columbus Marathoners’ dinner and breakfast on October 15/16… and much, much more!
Sunday, October 2
celebrates St. Francis Day and Parish Life and the Sunday School  encourage that pictures of pets, or stuffed animals, be brought to church for a "Blessing of the Animals".  Parish Life is also arranging for donations to the Capital Area Humane Society.  Who are currently oversupplied with newspaper but their critical need items include canned cat, dog, kitten and puppy food (Science Diet preferred), dry dog and cat food for their food bank, and Kong® dog toys - size LARGE and up.

10:30 Lectors—

Please speak to Karen Sellman about serving as a reader for the first lesson during the 10:30 a.m. liturgy.  Either speak with Karen Sunday or call her at (614) 237-9539.  If you get voice mail, please leaves dates that you would be available, Karen will follow up with a schedule.

Coffee Hour Hosts—Thank you to Al Sheppard and Dale Deubler for selecting one upcoming Sunday. However, ALL OTHER upcoming Sundays are still available for those wishing to host coffee hour.  Please, go to the online Doodle poll to sign up.

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Trinity has big plans for Marathon Weekend

October 15 & 16, 2011.  For complete details click this image.

Volunteers are needed to help Trinity host the various Columbus Marathon events Friday, October 14 through Sunday, October 16.  Volunteers can staff the expo booth on Friday, October 14 or Saturday, October 15.  There is a need for 15-20 people to help host the pasta dinner for Columbus Marathon runners and families on Saturday, October 15.  Also, parishioners are needed to help with the race day pancake breakfast on Sunday, October 16.  Please consider how you can assist Trinity provide hospitality to the many Columbus Marathon runners and supporters.  Sign up sheets will be available at church and feel free to email Debbie Wiedwald at to sign up today.  Trinity has a wonderful opportunity to partner with Columbus Marathon and to raise funds to support our various ministries.

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.



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.


We pray for all who are sick or suffering at this time, Sue Carter, Bill Davidson, Kelly & Priscilla Clark, Mark Lalik, Betty Staub, Ron McCarty, Nancy Zafris, Rachael Friend, Ron Whaley, Jasson Kabaira,  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: Jane Oman, Gergory Paskvan, Rachael Teliak, Molly Morris, Nick Tepe
Anniversaries: Susan & Rich Crompton, Jane and Dick Oman, Elizabeth and Brian Smith


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.
Christian 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