January 8, 2019
Join us for Supper this Week
Wednesday night suppers and programming will resume this week. Join us for Evening Prayer at 5:30 pm, Supper at 5:45 pm and Programming at 6:30 pm.

Adult formation includes "God's story, our story, your story" in Satterlee Hall and "God at Work" in the Stirling Room.

Learn more about the formation classes and please register in advance for supper here .
Vestry Notes
Every month following the Vestry meeting, we publish the approved minutes for the previous month’s meeting.  Click here to see the formal minutes from our November 2018 meeting.

The Vestry wants to keep parishioners informed as soon as possible and has provided a synopsis of our most recent meeting on December 20, 2018. Feel free to contact any member of the Vestry with questions about this meeting.  Click here for the highlights of last week’s meeting. Feel free to contact any member of the Vestry with questions about this meeting. Click here for a list of Vestry members.
Special MLK Service Next Sunday
There will be a special service at the Cathedral honoring Martin Luther King, Jr., on Sunday, January 20 at 4 pm. Hosted jointly by Trinity Cathedral and St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, the service will include choirs from both churches and a sermon by Bobby Donaldson of USC.
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 nominations@trinitysc.org 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 jessicatshand@gmail.com .
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.
2019 Bazaar Meet and Greet
On Tuesday, January 22 at 5:30 pm there will be a Trinity Bazaar "Meet and Greet' in Room 114. Join the 2019 Bazaar Chairs for wine and cheese and celebrate the beginning of the 71st Trinity treasure with your thoughts and ideas! To RSVP please email brunson@trinitysc.org. Visit trinitybazaar.org for more Bazaar news and information.
Daughters of the Holy Cross 125th Anniversary Celebration
On Sunday, January 13 at 4:00 pm there will be an Evensong celebration of the 125th anniversary year of the Daughters of the Holy Cross of Trinity Cathedral. A reception will follow in the Stirling Room. Everyone is welcome.
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 am and 10:00 am in the cathedral, Holy Eucharist at 6:00 pm in Keenan Chapel), and the annual meeting will take place in Satterlee Hall immediately following the 10:00 am service. Light refreshments will be served. All members of the parish are encouraged to attend.
St. Helena Chapter of the Daughters of the King
The St. Helena Chapter of the Order of the Daughters of the King invites you to attend an informational meeting on Tuesday, January 29 at 6:00 pm in the Daughters of the Holy Cross Room. St. Helena Chapter meets once a month for prayer in Seibels Chapel, the Order centers around prayer, service, and evangelism. Please RSVP to Liz Wheeler at  elizwheeler@sc.rr.com .
Bishop Temple Chapter Meeting
The Bishop Temple Chapter of the Daughters of the Holy Cross meets four times a year, often in someone’s home, and is open to all women of Trinity. It is a wonderful opportunity to get to know one another. Our next meeting will be Monday, January 28 in the Stirling Room at Trinity. Andrella Brunson, Arney Love, and Nancy Dunbar will speak to us about Trinity’s kitchen ministry - its past, present, and future hopes and dreams. Refreshments and social begin at 10 am, meeting starts at 10:30 followed by a tour of the kitchen. Please join us!
Harvest Hope Food Totals
Thank you for your donations to Harvest Hope Food Bank. In 2018, Trinity donated 885 pounds of food. A Harvest Hope donation box is located near the Welcome Center. Thank you for your support!
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 eyaghjian@gmail.com 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 587.5845 or jwestsummers3@gmail.com .
Worship Services for Sunday, January 13
First Sunday After The Epiphany

7:45 am: Holy Eucharist Rite I
 
9:00 am: Holy Eucharist Rite II

11:15 am: Holy Eucharist Rite I

4:00 pm: Choral Evensong
 
11:15 am: Holy Eucharist Rite II

6:00 pm: Holy Eucharist Rite II
Parish Registry


Births:

Margaret Grace Crawford , granddaughter of +Mopsy Crawford (12/22)

Deaths :

+Kelley Vaughan Madden , daughter of +Allen Madden and sister of +Arthur Madden.
(1/1)

Richard Alan Lazar , husband of +Carol Beck (1/2)

+Lisa Crawford Kean , daughter of +Jeanne Kean (1/5)

+ notes Trinity member.
Weekly Financial Update

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