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


*   *   *   *   ANNOUNCEMENTS   *   *   *   *

THE REV. LEROY LYONS 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 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.”


*   *   *   *   UPCOMING EVENTS & CHURCH SERVICES  *   *   *   *

TRINITY'S ANNUAL MEETING – Sunday, January 21, 2018 – One service at 9:00 AM.

ADULT COLORING GROUP – We will resume when the weather gets better.

ACOLYTE FESTIVAL – Saturday, February 10th, 9:00 AM until 4:30 PM.  Lisa Alston will need all forms and money by Sunday, January 28th.  If someone wants to go and the registration fee is a hardship, you may contact Lisa at 732-609-6481 or


*   *   *   *   SERVICE TO TRINITY   *   *   *   *

ALTAR FLOWERS - Please use the form in the back of this bulletin to request the altar flowers.  The envelopes for donations are on the table in the Narthex and in the envelope under the Flower chart. The suggested donation is $30.00.  Please place the form and envelope in the offering plate or in the secretary’s mailbox.   Thank you.

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.

*   *   *   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



Mary Anthony, Barry, the Bera family, Angela Cecere, the Chernin family, Tom Colvin, Melissa Conover, Joan Cornelia, Debbie Cortez, Tom Daley, Jacob Finkelstein, Jim Glynn, Mary Gorman, Cathryn Gottstine, Grace Grana, the Haber family, Glenn Hatfield, Cindy Henin, Henry Hutchins, Maura Igoe, Sonia Irizarry, Dorothy Jackson, Howard Johnson, Sullivan Jones, Magdy Kelada, Pam Klusko and the Klusko family, Jessica Lanoce, Paul Leber, Vera Ligon, Peggy Lint, Richard Lint, Joe Lippi, Matthew Lynch, Nancy May, Stephen Meigh, Karen Mengo,  Phyllis Moser, Bernard Murray, Eleanor Murray, Nancy, Renee Orlando, Mona and Gianna Tuccillo and the Patyal family, the Rash family, Helen Richardson, Arthur Russo, Theo Scafuto, Marilyn Schamber, Kathie Sharpe, Dennis Sherwood, Rema Sherwood, Carol Speirs, Jaclyn Squillace, Megan Stahl, Sue, Pat Tracey, Eric Vervoordt, Lexy Vervoordt, Dawn Vitelli, Zeb

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

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, January 14, 2018

8:00 AM

First & Second Readings: TBD

Usher:  Alvina Johnson

Altar Guild: Maria Hassanin

10:00 AM

Chalice:  Yvonne Lalljee

First Reading and Psalm:  Yvonne Lalljee

Second Reading:  Fred Tuccillo

Epistle/Crucifer:  Lisa Alston

Gospel Server:  Jack Anderson

Torch:  Jonathan Perry

Pianist/Organist: Karen Holder

Ushers:  Maria Hassanin, Wendy Goldstein

Counters:  Eric Lesniak, Marty Richeimer

Coffee Hour:  Boyd/England

Altar Guild:  Kathy Lesniak



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