April 20, 2014 Bulletin Announcements


Prayer Concerns:  Members:  Rosa Beavers, Anne Kern Carpenter, Kathy Cates, John Cleaveland, Don Fortini, Helen Idol, Harry Jansen, Hazel Kayler, Chris Rosati, Billie Sessoms and Susie Wootton.  Friends & Relatives:  Tom & Nancy Carstens’ friend (Billy Goss), and Julia & Rick Mallory’s brother-in-law & Sarah Morrison’s uncle (Michael Holmes).  Call the church office to share prayer requests. Each request for Friends & Relatives remains in the bulletin for four weeks and is then removed.  If you want us to put them back on the prayer list, please contact Janet Burney at 919-682-3865 or jburney@trinityave.org.  Thank you.

The One Great Hour of Sharing (special offering) is traditionally collected at Easter Sunday’s worship service.  You may give during the entire month of April, as well as Easter Sunday.  One Great Hour of Sharing is of special significance to TAPC.  Your gifts are shared with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance and other Presbyterian Mission Agency ministries.  Having sent numerous PDA teams from TAPC to disaster areas in need, please consider a donation to OGHS for future PDA trips.  Put OGHS in memo line of check or note on pew envelope for cash donations.  Thank you – Outreach Committee

The annual spring Golf tournament will be Saturday, May 3.  It will be held at Umstead Pines at Willowhaven.  Lunch will be served at noon and golf will begin at 1:30.  Entry blanks are available.  The cost is $92.00, and the deadline for entering is Sunday, April 27.  If you have questions, contact Joe Beavers at 919-210-5889 or jbeavers@nc.rr.com.

TAPC member Chris Rosati will lead a Sunday school class on Sunday, May 4th, at 10am in the chapel.  Chris will share the story of his diagnosis of ALS in 2010 and how that news has inspired him to live differently.  You may have seen part of Chris’ story, “A Krispy Kreme Heist” in the local papers or on the CBS Evening News.


Information for Counters

We all know laughter is the best medicine, so have a good dose at 7:00PM on Tuesday, May 6  in the Fellowship Hall at Westminster Presbyterian Church.  The Presbyterian Campus Ministry at North Carolina Central University is hosting An Evening with Jeanne Robertson for its annual fundraiser.  Jeanne, former member of Westminster, Miss Congeniality winner in the Miss America Contest in 1963, and nationally known humorist, is the recipient of every top honor in her profession.  Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door.  To purchase tickets, contact Susan Ferguson at 919-596-3114.  Susan will be selling tickets after the 9:00 and 11:00 services in the narthex.  Seating is limited.  Come for a good time and a good cause.

BBB (Bible Breakfast Bunch)  We will resume meeting on April 23.  At that meeting, we will begin our study of the “Short Term Bible Study for the New Testament”.  Please join us.

If you would like to learn more about supporting the ministries of Trinity Avenue by transferring stock, or if you would like to make the transition to paying your pledge through online giving, please contact Tina Petrillo at the church office or at tpetrillo@trinityave.org. Thank you!

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