Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

Posts from 2019

Happy Birthday Canon Alex and all good wishes to you and to Geraldine for a long and happy retirement.

A super lunch party after the 10.30 service to celebrate Canon Alex’s 70th birthday and to bid our farewells to him and to Geraldine. The hall was packed, the tables laden with goodies and the TWO cakes were enormous. Fred’s speech was tear jerking – not just for him but the audience as well! Canon Alex was presented with a Swiss Army…

Care and Concern – Birth Aid

Dr Fiona Reid gave a fascinating talk about the surgical camps she runs twice per year in Uganda treating women with severe trauma after giving birth. Her surgery is life changing for these women and she and her staff (from Manchester) also train local staff in surgical techniques and educate midwifes to reduce birth trauma in the first place. Fiona sent a…

An Inspiring Training Day for those working in Children and Youth ministry

Bleary-eyed at 06h00, Canon Alex Gordon and eight leaders from Junior Church and the Youth Groups, set off by rail or car for the three-hour journey to Zurich, for an inspirational day of training in children’s and youth ministry, led by Rev Mary Hawes, the Church of England, National Children and Youth Adviser for the Church of England. Using a text from…