Baptized into the Body of Christ

The Rev. Becky McDaniel. This sermon is based on Acts 2:42-47. Those who had been baptized devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers. In the Book of Acts, we learn that awe came upon everyone as wonders and signs were being done by the apostles, and that day by day the Lord added to the community of Christians, as they bound … [Read more...]

Holy Week and Easter Schedule

Maundy Thursday – April 13 7:30pm Maundy Thursday Service 8:30pm Maundy Thursday All Night Vigil through Friday, April 14 at noon. Good Friday – April 14 11:00am Way of the Cross - begins at the Woodrow Wilson Library 12:00pm Good Friday Service 12:00pm Office Closes Holy Saturday – April 15 9:00am Holy Saturday Service 8:00pm Easter Vigil – begins at Emmanuel and processes to … [Read more...]

The Paradox of Passion

The Rev. Becky McDaniel. This sermon is based on The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ According to Matthew. Today we confront the human reality of betrayal. We look straight into the face of the pain of God. And as we gaze into the agony of our Lord, we wonder: Is this betrayal somehow necessary, something that God allows and even makes central to the plan of salvation? It is quite a … [Read more...]

Tuesday, March 14

The Trinity office will open around 11am. The Noon Lunch Program will be closed. Image: http://www.flickr.com/photos/chaoticmind75/6419556033/ … [Read more...]

Returning to Dust

Sermon from Ash Wednesday 2017 The Rev. Becky McDaniel. This sermon is based on Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21.  Whenever you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you. A couple of weeks ago I listened online to an unusual sermon. It was unusual because it was preached by the journalist David Brooks. … [Read more...]

March 1, Ash Wednesday Services

Ash Wednesday is March 1, 2017 Services at Trinity: 10:30am 7:30pm Services at Emmanuel: 7:30am 12:00pm … [Read more...]

The Gift of Reconciliation

The Rev. Becky McDaniel. This sermon is based on Matthew 5:21-37. When you are offering your gift at the altar, if you remember that your brother or sister has something against you, leave your gift there before the altar and go; first be reconciled to your brother or sister, and then come and offer your gift. Several weeks ago when I was leading our Trinity College book group, a … [Read more...]

Bishop Mark’s Statement on the Current Refugee/Immigrant Crisis

February 4, 2016 "You are the light of the world. A city built on a hill cannot be hid. No one after lighting a lamp puts it under the bushel basket, but on the lampstand, and it gives light to all in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father in heaven." -Matthew 5:14-16   I have lived my … [Read more...]

Born on Third Base

The Rev. John Lane. This sermon is based on Micah 6:8 & Matthew 5:5.  He has told you, O mortal, what is good; and what does the LORD require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God? Blessed are the meek for they shall inherit the earth. A man was given a medal for humility, and proudly wore it everywhere. Prospero Mesa was Dean of the … [Read more...]

Playing of the Merry Organ with Friends

Playing of the Merry Organ... Sweet Singing in the Choir: January 1 at 5pm Trinity's annual Christmas Concert will feature Benjamin Britten's beloved Ceremony of Carols, sung by Trinity choristers and accompanied by harpist Rachel Hall. Other music will include favorite carols for all to sing and instrumental carol arrangements for harp and organ. … [Read more...]