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Stunning Sundays at Holy Trinity!

Stunning Sundays at Holy Trinity!

All Saints Sunday Mass

November 5

11:00 AM

All Saints’ Sunday Reminders
1-BRING PICTURES of dear saints in your life and place them at the altar when you arrive.
2-REMEMBER THE TIME CHANGE: set your clocks back one hour.
3-PLAN ON A FEW EXTRA MINUTES TO COME TO CHURCH due to the New York City Marathon…You can get to church and, in fact, it is fun to gather for worship on such a hustle and bustle day…Just plan on coming a bit early to navigate the crowds.

Pastor Miller’s Sermon
Putting on Our Saint Detectors

Sunday Hymns
For All the Saints
Give Thanks for Saints
Jerusalem, My Happy Home
Oh, What Their Joy

Thoughts from Pastor Miller  

My Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

All Saints’ Sunday, November 5, is one of the glorious days of the church year as we give thanks for all the saints.  I encourage you to be  present.  Though it is also the day of the New York City Marathon, I can think of no better witness to our city than gathering for worship in the midst of the hustle and bustle.  In particular, following the brutal attacks on October 31 in which eight people died on the streets of Lower Manhattan, what a precious gift to gather as brothers and sisters in Christ, praying for our city and giving thanks for all God’s children.

By the way, last Sunday was the 500th Commemoration of the Reformation.  While it was rainy beyond belief, we had the most people at worship (excepting Palm Sunday and Easter) since April of 2013 and concluded a month in which we had the highest average attendance in more than four years!  Also, at Vespers, in a storm worthy Noah’s ark, nearly 200 people were in attendance for a stunning evening.

Don’t miss the excitement that is Holy Trinity.   These are thrilling days!

Yours in Christ,
Pastor Wilbert Miller

Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity
All Saints’ Sunday
This Sunday, November 5
5:00 p.m.
Nicolaus Bruhns’ Muss nicht der Mensch auf dieser Erden
Refreshing Key Lutheran Themes
During the 500th Observance of the Reformation
“Church & State”
This Sunday and November 19
Immediately Following Mass

Pastor Miller will continue classes, “Refreshing Key Lutheran Themes During the 500th Observance of the Reformation,” following Sunday Mass, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m., in the community room.
November 19 (“All the Lutheran Questions I Am Afraid to Ask”)

Consecration Sunday
Is Coming!

Last week, as part of Holy Trinity’s preparation for Consecration Sunday, Tim Cage shared a breakdown of member giving.  The statistics were revealing and stunning of member giving.  If you missed last Sunday, here is a breakdown of weekly giving at Holy Trinity.

$0    5 members
1 cent-$4.99    26 members
$5-$9.99    11 members
$10-$19.99    16 members
$20-$29.99    15 members
$30-$39.99    6 members
$40-$49.99    4 members
$50-$74.99    11 members
$75-$99.99    4 members
$100-$149.99    5 members
$150-$199.99    4 members
$$200-$480    6 members
$481 & up    5 members

New Members Class
Sunday, November 5
9:30 a.m.
(church library)

Sunday morning, November 5, 9:30 – 10:30 a.m., is the final new members class.  New members will be received on Sunday, November 19.  We currently have 15 people who will be joining the  church that day!

Wednesday Evening Mass
6:30 p.m.
November 8