Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

Posts from September 2017

Harvest Festival

The church looked spectacular, the pews were full and the food donations for the local hospice were generous.  The popular harvest hymns were sung with enthusiasm on a bright sunny morning here in Geneva.  The Junior choir performed ‘Harvest Praise’ and the main choir Rutter’s ‘For the beauty of the Earth’. The service was followed by an Italian themed Harvest Lunch.  Thank…

WHAT’S IN A NAME? COMPETITION TIME……

Remodelling, reforming, upgrading or a facelift…… We need a name for our church renovation project. A small prize will be awarded to the person (of any age) who suggests the best name. The prize winner will be decided by Council at its next meeting on 16 October.   Remember it needs to be suitable for use within the Holy Trinity community and beyond  …

Organ Recital 1 October at 5pm

From 1997-2011, Keith was our Director of Music at  Holy Trinity, Geneva, Switzerland. He also taught music at Collège du Léman from 1999-201.  We are delighted to welcome him back on the 1 October at 5pm.  This is free to attend concert with a retiring collection and refreshments to follow.  We look forward to seeing you all there.

Gospel Singing Workshop

GOSPEL SINGING WORKSHOP 2: Those of you who took part in the first successful workshop will be interested to hear that another has been arranged (11- 12 November).  There will be a concert in Emmanuel Church on the Sunday evening, of which more details will be given later.

Welcome back to all our groups

Small time worship for parents/carers and babies, toddlers and preschoolers starts again on Wednesday 6 September from 9.30am in the hall Craft Group starts again next Friday 8 September at 2.15pm in the hall Bible study groups are starting again – see details of the three meetings under the groups page Healing Prayer group every Tuesday at 2pm   Hope to see…

Preparation for First Holy Communion and Confirmation – meeting 1 October after 10.30 service

Confirmation preparation for both adults and young people will begin shortly, for candidates to be presented at a Confirmation Eucharist in Emmanuel Church in February. If you know of anyone who wishes to prepare please let Canon Alex or Armel know as a matter of urgency!  NEXT SUNDAY after the 10h30 Eucharist, there will be a short meeting for parents of those…

Church Finances – Update

We completed the first seven months of 2017, i.e. up to the end of July, with a deficit of CHF 3,300. That is not an enormous sum and if the trends are going in the right direction, it can probably be recouped by the end of the year. For comparison, we were showing a surplus of CHF 1,500 at the same time…