Anglican Church in North America – Berlin, Maryland

The flowers on our altar are given to the Glory of God and in loving memory of Doris Schneider.

Congratulations to Deb and Rob Cole on the birth of their new grandson, Jude Robert Cole, born on Sunday, December 6th, weighing in at 8lbs. 6oz.

The women of Trinity delivered 117 boxes to Millsboro on November 9th for the Operation Christmas Child/Samaritan’s Purse Project.  The Women of Trinity “Thank You” all for your help with this ministry.  Without your help we would not have been able to accomplish this wonderful gift of giving for the Lord’s little ones.

Advent Devotional Booklets are available in the Narthex.  Please take one for your Advent reading and prayers as we prepare our hearts for His coming to us again.

its that time of year again!  The SonKids are helping two families this year for Christmas.  Please consider taking an ornament from the Angel Tree hanging in the hallway.  All gifts are due back by Sunday, December 20th, unwrapped and with ‘ornament’ attached to gift.  We appreciate your support.

A Farmers Market Table will be in the narthex during Coffee Hour on Sunday, December 13th and 20th.  All coffee hour goodies can be purchased on these Sundays.   All proceeds will go to buy food for needy families in our community.

Remember to order your poinsettias for the Altar at Christmas.  Please see the enclosed insert to place your order.

A festive evening is being planned for our Christmas Dinner and Cantata on Sunday, December 20th at 6:00 PM.  Please invite your family and friends to enjoy this special night of celebrating the birth of our Savior!   Baked ham and beverages will be provided;  please bring a covered dish or dessert to share.  Sign up sheet is on the podium in the hallway.

Men’s Breakfast and Bible Study meets this Saturday, December 12th at 7:30 AM at DeNovo’s Restaurant in Ocean Pines.   Please sign up in the hallway if you will be attending.

The Vestry will meet on Tuesday, December 8th at 7:00 PM.

The School of Healing Prayer will continue this week on Thursday, December 10th at 10:30 AM.

Ministry to the Sick – if you know of someone in our church who is homebound from illness, recovering from surgery, etc. or is in the hospital or nursing care facility, and would like to receive Communion and prayer for healing, please see one of our deacons.