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

Sunday, June 10, 2018


*   *   *   *   ANNOUNCEMENTS   *   *   *   *

THE REV. SCOTT RUSSELL is officiating this morning. Please be sure to welcome him to our Sunday worship, and our fellowship following the service.

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 PMin 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.


*   *   *   *   CALENDAR OF EVENTS   *    *    *   *

ADULT COLORING GROUP RESUMES MONDAY, June 18th -6:30 pm.  We will 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.

Sunday, June 24th– Parish Picnic (Sign up sheet in the Narthex)

Saturday, September 15th– Pig Roast

Saturday, October 13th– International Dinner

Saturday, November 17th- Spaghetti Dinner


*   *   *   *   SERVICE TO TRINITY   *   *   *   *

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.

SHOP RITE AND STOP & SHOP GIFT CARDS- Purchasing either the $25 or $50 gift cards is a seamless way to help raise funds for Trinity, and help with your food spending budget.   Please see Pam Gunter at 8:00 or Barbara England at 10:00 AM on Sundays.  The cards are available Tuesday - Thursday through Ellen in the Trinity Office.




In memory of and in thanksgiving for the life and work of Bishop George Councell, I would like to take up a special collection. During the month of June, there will be a special basket set out for donations. If paying by check, make the check out to Trinity Church with "Urban Promise" on the memo line. The offering will be given by the family of Trinity Church, Matawan to the George E. Councell Fund for Urban Promise Ministries.

UrbanPromise Ministries is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to equipping children and young adults in underserved communities with the skills necessary for academic achievement, life management, spiritual growth, and Christian leadership.  In the Diocese of NJ, UrbanPromise currently serves the cities of Camden and Trenton.

With thanks and blessings, Lisa


*   *   *   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



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 Brakowski family,  the Brock family, Angela Cecere, the Chernin family, Tom Colvin, Melissa Conover, Joan Cornelia, Debbie Cortez, Karen Daley, Rose Eugene, Marlene Fehley, Jim Glynn, Mary Gorman, Cathryn Gottstine, Grace Grana, the Haber family, Glenn Haffield, Ruth McDonald Haffield, Henry Hutchins, Maura Igoe, Sonia Irizarry, Dorothy Jackson, The Very Rev. George M. Jaeger, Howard Johnson, Sullivan Jones, Magdy Kelada, Pam Klusko and the Klusko family, Jessica Lanoce, Paul Leber, Vera Ligon, Peggy McDonald Lint, 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, Theo Scafuto, Kathie Sharpe, Dennis Sherwood, Rema Sherwood, Carol Speirs, Jaclyn Squillace, Megan Stahl, Sue, Eric Vervoordt, Lexy Vervoordt, Dawn Vitelli, Zeb

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, June 10, 2018

8:00 AM

First Reading & Psalm: Myrtle Granick

Second Reading:  Myrtle Granick

Usher:  Alvina Johnson

Altar Guild:Kathy Lesniak

10:00 AM

Chalice:  Ellen Burgos

First Reading and Psalm:    Ellen Burgos

Second Reading:  Virginia Wallace

Epistle Server/Crucifer:  Evan Anderson

Gospel Server:  TBD

Torch:   Lizzie Perrotta

Pianist/Organist:Karen Holder

Ushers:  Wendy Goldstein, Maria Hassanin

Coffee Hour Hosts:  Boyd/England

Counters:  Eric Lesniak, Marty Richeimer

Altar Guild:  Maria Hassanin



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