November 12, 2023

What's Happening at HT


8:00 AM Holy Eucharist - Rite I

8:45 AM Breakfast

9:30 AM Sunday School

10:30 AM Holy Eucharist - Rite II

10:45 AM Children's Liturgy of the Word

11:30 AM Online Coffee Hour

5:00 PM Holy Eucharist (Holy Trinity)

6:00 PM Canterbury


9:00 AM SAME Garden

11:00 AM Bible Study

5:00 PM Finance Committee Meeting

8:30 PM Compline - Facebook


6:30 PM Choir Practice

11:59 PM Tempo Submission Deadline


6:00 PM ECW Food For Thought

What's Coming-up at HT


8:00 AM Holy Eucharist - Rite I

8:45 AM Breakfast

9:30 AM Sunday School

10:30 AM Holy Eucharist - Rite II (Baptism of Luke Willey)

10:45 AM Children's Liturgy of the Word

11:30 AM Youth Gathering

11:30 AM Online Coffee Hour

12:00 PM Vestry Meeting

5:00 PM Evensong at St. Paul's (Bishop Daniel Richards to Officiate)

6:30 PM Canterbury


9:00 AM SAME Garden

11:00 AM Bible Study

8:30 PM Compline - Facebook


6:30 PM Choir Practice


Church Office Closed

10:00 AM Holy Eucharist


Church Office Closed


Acolytes We NEED YOU! Please sign up here, and to see available opportunities.

Our next youth group will be Sunday, November 19. We will have lunch, fellowship and make pies following the 10:30 service. 

Are you interested in becoming involved with Family Ministry? There are lots of ways you can help. Please contact Jerae for more information.

Follow us on Instagram at htyouth_clemson for youth and family updates. Remember that the current Family Ministry Calendar of Events can be found at


Youth Pie Fundraiser Order your Thanksgiving pies from our youth. Pies will be $15 along with a limited number of “Dee’s Famous Cheesecake”($25). You may place your order here or see Jerae on Sunday. Proceeds will go toward our youth programming. Orders close Nov 15!

Tempo Newsletter Submissions Deadline November 15 Please send all entries for the December-January edition of Tempo to Wesley by next Wednesday, Nov. 15th.

Attention All Women at Holy Trinity! You are cordially invited to ECW’s new lecture series, “Food for Thought,” Thurs., Nov. 16 at 6 PM in the Parish Hall. Lauren Russell, Clemson Community Care director, will speak about hunger in our area and how we can help. Food for the evening is to be provided by attendees and is intended to be no stress. Click here to sign up. This will ensure an accurate headcount and amount of food. Donations for CCC are welcome at the event and a list of their current needs is available in the Ongoing Items section below.

On Sunday, November 19 at 5:00 at St. Paul’s a special service of Evensong will be offered. The choir will lead the sung office, and Bishop Richards will officiate and preach to

commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Consecration of the church for worship. Please note that Holy Eucharist will NOT be offered at Holy Trinity on that afternoon.

Thanksgiving Day, Nov 23 As we begin our day of giving thanks with our families and friends for all the blessings God has bestowed upon us, you are invited to join with parish friends for the Great Thanksgiving, Holy Eucharist. Our service will be simple and reverent. Please join us at 10:00 am if you are able. 

Mark your calendars! December 3 Advent Lunch All are invited to a fellowship lunch with our Advent celebration following the 10:30 Children’s Service on Sunday, Dec 3. Please email Jerae if you would like to help or bring a dish to contribute.


Church-Wide Survey Now Available You are strongly encouraged to fill out the newly published church-wide survey if you have not done so already. The purpose of the survey is to obtain for the vestry your input on the programs, leadership, and environment at Holy Trinity and to solicit your thoughts for their improvement. We also welcome any ideas you may have for new initiatives. Your responses are completely confidential. Click here to access the online survey or here for a printable version. Hard copies are also available in the narthex and church office.

Singing Rooster Organic Chocolate is available for seasonal ordering for a limited time! Stock up for yourself or avoid the holiday rush and share these gourmet delights with friends and family. For more information on how to purchase chocolate and Singing Rooster's always delicious coffee blends, click here or see Dr. Harry Morse. Your continued support of our missions in Haiti is truly appreciated.


Clemson Community Care Turkey Donations CCC will be distributing holiday food beginning November 6 until Christmas. They are asking for donations of turkeys! Turkeys may be purchased at Publix or Ingles in Clemson and the store will hold them for CCC to pick up. Also, the turkeys may be dropped off at their food pantry Mon-Thurs mornings 9 AM-Noon. They will be distributing many holiday turkeys so all donations will be greatly appreciated! See the Ongoing Items section for a list of other food needs.

Fundraiser for Clemson Community Care and Clemson Free Clinic The 14th annual Trio will be held December 1 from 6-9 PM in the Holy Trinity Parish Hall. Funds from this event go to support these two vital nonprofits, which are serving important needs in the Clemson community. Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served along with wine and beer tastings. Tickets are $50 per person or $175/group of 4, and can be purchased at both organizations and Hubbard-Young Pharmacy.

Ongoing Items

Appeal for Funds for St. Paul’s Renovation & Painting Project! Work has begun! Our fundraising efforts so far have raised $108,684 of the quoted amount of $140,000. Thank you for your contributions! All donations are greatly appreciated and much needed. Please make out your check to Holy Trinity Episcopal Church with St. Paul’s Renovation in the memo line to ensure your contribution will go toward this work. If you would like additional information, please contact Mtr. Suz Cate.

Holy Trinity Reusable Shopping Bags Shopping bags with the church name and Episcopal shield printed on them are available in the Parish Hall for a $5 donation. Please make checks payable to Holy Trinity Episcopal Church with ECW Red Bags noted in the memo.

Altar Flower Dedications We are accepting altar flower dedications. A notebook has been placed in the narthex where you may sign up. Please be sure to list your name(s) and the name(s) of those you wish to remember or honor exactly as you wish to see it printed in the bulletin. An invoice will then be sent to you for the cost of the flowers. Please make checks payable to Holy Trinity Episcopal Church with ‘Flower Dedication’ noted in the memo.

Need a Ride to Church? please contact Serena Dubose and she will make arrangements.

Weekly Bible Study Tuesdays at 11 AM.

St. Paul's Thrift Shop regular hours are Monday and Thursday from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, and on every third Saturday from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, September through June. It is located at 314 East Queen Street, Pendleton, SC, next to the church. Looking forward to seeing you!

Clemson Community Care is in need of juice, soup, cans of vegetables and beans, canned meat and fish, canned pasta and fruit, 2 lb. bags of flour and sugar, shelf stable milk, cereal. Donations of toiletries are also needed. Your continued support is appreciated.

Parish Directory Online - Click here for an online version of the Holy Trinity Parish Directory.

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church 193 Old Greenville Highway, Clemson, SC 2963

(864) 654-507

Worship Schedule

8:00am in the Nave, Rite I

10:30am in the Nave and Livestreamed Holy Eucharist, Rite II

5:00pm Holy Eucharist, Rite I at St. Paul's (first Sunday of the month)

5:00 Evening Prayer, Rite I at St. Paul's (third Sunday of the month)

Facebook  Twitter  Pinterest