The Playing of the Merry Organ Concert

The Playing of the Merry Organ December 31 at 5pm Ring in the New Year with Trinity’s Annual Christmas Concert featuring trumpeter Benjamin Fairfield and organist Virginia Bolena. Nursery available. Donations welcome. … [Read more...]

Prepare the Way of the Lord

The Rev. Anne Grizzle Today, the second Sunday of Advent, we read from Isaiah 40, and then in Mark 1 the Isaiah words come to reality in the life of John the Baptist:  a voice crying in the wilderness, “Prepare the way of the Lord.”  Prepare, prepare, prepare.  We know in these days about preparing.  This is the season when everyone is busy preparing for Christmas.  … [Read more...]

Keep Awake

The Rev. John D. Lane. This sermon is based on Mark 13:35-37. “Therefore, keep awake—for you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, or at midnight, or at cockcrow, or at dawn, or else he may find you asleep when he comes suddenly. And what I say to you I say to all: Keep awake." My favorite hymn, which we sung here last week, is “King of glory, king of … [Read more...]

Advent Lessons & Carols

Begin the Season of Advent by attending Trinity’s beautiful candlelight Lessons and Carols service Sunday, December 3, 2017 at 5 p.m. Organ voluntaries will begin at 4:45. All are welcome to attend the Reception following the service in McCracken Hall. … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Day Service

Trinity's Thanksgiving Day Service is on November 23 at 9:30am. All are welcome! … [Read more...]

Parable of the Talents

The Rev. Canon Mark Furlow … [Read more...]

Confirmation Bias

The Rev. John D. Lane. This sermon is based on Matthew 25:1-2.   [Jesus said,] “Then the kingdom of heaven will be like this. Ten bridesmaids took their lamps and went to meet the bridegroom. Five of them were foolish, and five were wise.” The parable of the ten bridesmaids is about readiness. “Be prepared” as the Boy Scouts would say. Preparation begins with the truth. Religious … [Read more...]

All Saints Sunday

The Rev. Roger Bowen   Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of our hearts, be acceptable in thy sight, O Lord, our strength, and our redeemer. On a warm, grey November day like this one, back in 1969 I was a newly minted, 25 year old, rookie priest sitting on a parishioner’s threadbare sofa in a run down apartment in Wheeling, West Virginia . That was 48 years ago; but I … [Read more...]

Concert & Evensong for the Feast of All Saints, Nov. 5 at 5pm

November 5 at 5pm As we remember the saints who have gone before us, we celebrate their lives with a program of organ music and Choral Evensong. Trinity's organist Virginia Bolena will offer a performance of music by J.S. Bach, Helmut Walcha and a lovely prelude on the tune "Eventide" by C.H.H. Parry. Trinity Choir will sing favorites from the Anglican repertoire including music by Richard … [Read more...]

Image Given Back

The Rev. Anne Grizzle   I never met my grandfather, Forest Fletcher.  He was a track star at Notre Dame, so good he went on to run in the 1912 Stockholm Olympics.   He became a coach at Washington and Lee University, beloved of students.  But he died when my father was seventeen, after a long debilitating illness.  He was a sort of legendary personality that … [Read more...]