December 25, 2018
Christmas Day Service
The Christmas Day Eucharist will be at 10:00 am in the Cathedral on Tuesday, December 25.
Modified Service Schedule on Sunday, December 30
There will be a modified worship schedule on Sunday, December 30. Services will be at 7:45 am and 10 am in the Cathedral and at 11:15 am and 6 pm in Keenan Chapel.     
End of the Year Reminder
As you think gratefully about God's wonderful gift to us in Christ during this season, please remember God's work through Trinity Cathedral. Your hearty participation will allow us to proceed with ongoing and new programs in the coming year. Please remember Trinity as the year draws to a close and you prayerfully consider a year-end completion of your giving intentions!
No Wednesday Night Supper This Week
There will be no Evening Prayer, supper, or Wednesday night formation this week. Wednesday night activities will resume on January 9, 2019.
Epiphany Lessons and Carols
On Sunday, January 6 there will be an Epiphany Celebration. Epiphany Lessons and Carols will be at 4:00 pm in the Cathedral followed by the burning of the greens. There will be a parish oyster roast and chili supper in the Cathedral Courtyard following the service. Cost is $10 per person and includes oysters, chili, cornbread and adult beverages. Please register in advance here.
2019 Nominations for Trinity Leadership
Trinity's Vestry has approved a slate of nominees for 2019 leadership positions to be elected at the Annual Meeting on Sunday, January 27, 2019. The positions include Senior Warden, Junior Warden, six Vestry members, two Trinity Foundation Commission members, and two Diocesan Delegates and an Alternate. Click here to view the slate of nominees. For a list of those currently serving in these leadership positions, click here . The Nominating Committee gave careful consideration to the decision of slate vs. contested election and, for a number of reasons, decided that a slate would be the better choice. Any nominations from the floor must be received by the church office at at least one week prior to the Parish Meeting. Any floor nominations must include a statement that the nominee is willing to serve and a short description of activities and service at Trinity and the community.
2019 Kanuga Parish Weekend
Trinity's Annual Parish Weekend at Kanuga will be February 1-3, 2019: “Doctor, Cure Yourself” (Luke 4: 21-30). Join us for a weekend of mindfulness and wellness to prepare ourselves for a Lenten practice of being able to be more effective disciples for Christ. Weekend activities include mind space yoga, spiritual hikes, “The Sacred Enneagram: Finding Your Unique Path to Spiritual Growth,” and family fun and fellowship for all ages! Click here to registe r. The deadline to register is January 15, 2019.
Bazaar Grant Nominations
Nominations for grant recipients of the proceeds for the 2019 Trinity Bazaar will be accepted from January 1 - February 1 , 2019. All nominations should be emailed to Jessica Shand at .
Quarterly Memorial Service
The next Quarterly Memorial Service will be Tuesday, January 8 at 5:30 pm in Keenan Chapel. We invite you to attend as we pray for your loved ones who have joined the saints in Heaven in the last three months.
Annual Parish Meeting
The annual parish meeting will be on Sunday, January 27 . We will observe a modified version of our summer worship schedule that day (Holy Eucharist at 7:45 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. in the cathedral, Holy Eucharist at 6:00 p.m. in Keenan Chapel), and the annual meeting will take place in Satterlee Hall immediately following the 10:00 a.m. service. Light refreshments will be served. All members of the parish are encouraged to attend.
Yoga with Ellen
A new series of Yoga with Ellen one-hour classes will begin at 10 am on Tuesday mornings and will run for the dates of January 8,15, 22, 29 and February 5, 12, 19 and 26. The class will meet in Room 222 (new location) and will concentrate on grounding, balance, and increasing flexibility and strength. 
The cost for the series is $80 made payable to Trinity Cathedral. Please contact Ellen Yaghjian at 528.7461 or to sign up or with questions .
Race for the Place 5K
The Homeless No More Race for the Place 5K and Fun Run will be Saturday, February 23, 2019. Join Trinity's Team and click here to register.
Usher Schedule
Click here to view the 2019 Usher Schedule. For questions, contact West Summers at 783.7273 or .
Worship Services for Sunday, December 30
The First Sunday after Christmas

7:45 am: Holy Eucharist Rite I
10:00 am: Holy Eucharist Rite II
11:15 am: Holy Eucharist Rite II

6:00 pm: Holy Eucharist Rite II
Parish Registry

Deaths :

Douglas Kosta Kotti, father of +Laura Kotti (12/15)

+DuVal Cravens Ravenel, husband of +Sandra Ravenel; father of +Janie Godbold and +Virginia Ravenel (12/16)

Dr. Fred Shipley, husband of Kay Hempley Shipley (12/17)
Weekly Financial Update

Our receipts for the period 12/8/18 - 12/14/18 were $58,493.13. Click here to view the October 2018 Financials.