Trinity Episcopal Church
18 Ryers Lane, Matawan, NJ. 732-591-9210
All are welcome!
Sunday Bulletin




THE REV. GEOFFREY COLLIS is officiating this morning. Please be sure to welcome him to our Sunday worship.


Saturdays August and September 1st at 5:00 PM - Liturgy of the Word with reserved sacrament in the church. 

Sundays through September 2nd - One service only at 9:00 AM

A WELCOME to all visitors and newcomers, we’re glad you’re here, and we hope you’ll keep coming back.  Holy Communion is open to all who wish to receive. This is Christ’s altar, and all are welcome at Christ’s feast. We also hope you’ll introduce yourself to the clergy after the service and will sign our guest book.   Welcome!!

VISITORS AND NEWCOMERS:  Please take a few moments to fill out one of the blue cards in the pews and by the guest book in the Narthex, and place the card in the offertory plate.  It’s very important to us that you be included as a parishioner, if you so desire.   

WEDNESDAY EVENING PRAYER:  Every Wednesday 7:00 until 7:30 PM in the Chapel.

PASTORAL VISITS:  Please contact the church office at 732-591-9210 if you are ill and in need of a pastoral visit.  “We make house calls.


*   *   *   *   SERVICE TO TRINITY   *   *   *   *

GARDEN FLOWERS:  As we have done in the past summer months, we’d love it if you would adorn our altar with fresh flowers from your gardens during July and August, through September 2nd.  The signup sheet is on the flower chart in Narthex. Thank you.  

ALTAR FLOWERS:  The flower envelopes are in the Narthex on the table and in the envelope under the Altar Flower calendar.  Please put your envelope in the offering plate or in the secretary’s mailbox with your dedication (In Memory of or In Thanksgiving for).  The suggested donation is now $30.00.


*   *   *   *   CALENDAR OF EVENTS   *    *    *   *

ADULT COLORING GROUP:  We meet the third Monday of every month, 6:30 pm.  ALL ARE WELCOME.  We have coloring supplies, or bring your own.   Join us for fellowship and fun.

Saturday, September 15th – Pig Roast

Saturday, October 13th – International Dinner

Saturday, November 17th - Spaghetti Dinner


*   *   *   PRAYERS AND REMEMBRANCE   *   *   *

The flowers and aumbry candles are given to the Glory of God in thanksgiving and in loving memory of family and friends

Particularly by

Don Venezia


And we ask your prayers throughout the week for the family and friends of this parish family who have requested our prayers:

Mary Anthony, Barry, the Brennan family, the Brock family, Angela Cecere, the Chernin family, Tom Colvin, Melissa Conover, Joan Cornelia, Debbie Cortez, Ruth Councell and family, Karen Daley, Rose Eugene, the Famulares family, Marlene Fehley, Jim Glynn, Mary Gorman, Cathryn Gottstine, Grace Grana, the Haber family, Ruth McDonald Haffield,  Maura Igoe, Sonia Irizarry, Dorothy Jackson, The Very Rev. George M. Jaeger, Howard Johnson, Sullivan Jones, Magdy Kelada, the Klusko family, Jessica Lanoce, Doris Lavoie, Linda Lee, Vera Ligon, Peggy McDonald Lint, the McElhones family, Joe Lippi, Matthew Lynch, the McMullin family, Robin Martino, Nancy May, Stephen Meigh, Karen Mengo, Bernard Murray, Eleanor Murray, Nancy, Helen Nixon, Renee Orlando, Alma Cardona Quinones, the Rash family, Helen Richardson, Arthur Russo, Cindy Sauer, Theo Scafuto, George & Joanie Scott, Kathie Sharpe, Dennis Sherwood, Rema Sherwood, Carol Speirs, Jaclyn Squillace, Megan Stahl, Sue, Lexy Vervoordt, Dawn Vitelli, Janet Young


If there is someone you want to add to our list please contact the office by Tuesday for the following Sunday bulletin. If someone recovers, please call the office so we can remove their name. Thank you.



Sunday, August 19, 2018

9:00 AM

Chalice:  Ellen Burgos

First Reading and Psalm:    Ellen Burgos

Second Reading:  Jolynn Kawoczka

Epistle Server/Crucifer:  Evan Anderson

Gospel Server:  TBD

Torch:   Julia Venezia

Ushers:  Wendy Goldstein, Maria Hassanin

Counters:  Ernie Ostic, Mike Kawoczka

Altar Guild:  Gladys Martin, TBD



Almighty and ever living God, ruler of all things in heaven and earth, hear our prayers for this parish family. Strengthen the faithful, arouse the careless, and restore the penitent. Grant us all things necessary for our common life, and bring us all to be of one heart and mind within your holy Church; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.


Trinity Episcopal Church, 18 Ryers Lane, Matawan, NJ 07747 / 732-591-9210