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Message from Father David

Dear Friends, Grace and peace to you. I give thanks to God for the opportunity to begin a new year serving as rector of Trinity Episcopal Church. Advent, the first season of the church year, begins on December 2 and continues through the day before Christmas. The name is derived from a Latin word for “coming”. The Season of Advent is a time of preparation and…

Special Worship Services

EPIPHANY EVENING PRAYER The name “Epiphany” is derived from a Greek word meaning “manifestation” or appearing.” Anglican Prayer Books interpret the word with an alternative title, “The Manifestation of Christ to the Gentiles.” A Christian observance on January 6 is found as early as the end of the second century in Egypt. The…

The Order of the Daughters of the King

The Order of the Daughters of the King is a spiritual sisterhood in existence since 1885, composed of women who are dedicated to a life of prayer, service, and evangelism. The Royal Cross, the official publication of our order, has been published since 1892. We are lay and ordained women who have made a commitment to Jesus as our Savior, and we follow Him as Lord of our…

The Sacraments

In the Catechism in the 1979 Book of Common Prayer, we read that the two great sacraments of the Gospel given by Christ to his Church are Holy Baptism and the Holy Eucharist (BCP, p. 858). Holy BaptismJohn the Baptist baptized in water but announced also the coming of a “Strong One” who would baptize with the Holy Spirit (Mk 1:7-8). John focused primarily on…

Winter Weather Policy

Winter Weather Policy Noonday Eucharist & Trinity Café – If Daviess County Schools are closed due to weather, the  church is also closed. Committee Meetings – The decision will be made by the leader/chairperson, who will contact members. Sundays – Unless state officials have ordered people to stay off the roads, Trinity will…