Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

Posts from November 2017

Fantastic day at the Christmas fair

What a fabulous fair. Crackers, crafts, cards, cakes and carols. Christmas spirit especially on the bottle Tombola. Stocking fillers, jams and mince meat, new gifts and kids activities, bric a brac and books and the new addition of kids clothes.  As usual the kitchen staff and mulled wine sellers kept the crowds fed and watered. Thank you to all who helped set up,…

Advent Possibilities

The recently held ‘Breathing-Space mini-retreat’ showed a clear demand for opportunities to spend time with others in a contemplative and silent space. Monica McKinley and Mary Talbot will be leading brief Lectio Divina sessions at HTC on 3 Wednesdays during Advent, starting on Wednesday 6 December. The sessions start at 12h30 and last 35 to 40 minutes. A short Bible passage is…

Sat 13 Jan: The Gospel of Mark – An unfinished journey (Study Morning)

Saturday 13 January 2018 from 10am to 1.00pm at Holy Trinity Church, Geneva   Led by Clare Amos Clare is an Anglican biblical scholar and teacher who came to Geneva in 2011 to work at the World Council of Churches. Before coming to Switzerland she worked in the Anglican Communion Office in London as Director for Theological Education. She is Honorary Director of…

It should be ticking by now…….

It has turned out to be extremely unsafe to predict when our 150-year-old church clock will once again return to its duty. Nevertheless, by the time you read this we will know whether efforts by our clock restorer, M. Jean-Pierre Curchod, to bring the clock back to life by November have been successful. Restarting and adjusting a restored clock to optimum efficiency…

MARUBA CHURCH LUNCH CONCERT

A special word of thanks from Irene Kalibala goes to Canon Alex for his support, Jane Brooks, Lift Ev’ry Voice Gospel Singers, and all those who came physically last Saturday and all those who have donated in different ways. Over CHF 2700 cash has been raised and the Maruba members raise their hands in praise singing “Tukutendereza”.  They have confirmed that windows…