All Are Welcome

Welcome to Trinity Everett!

Trinity Episcopal Church is an open and affirming parish celebrating life through worship, love and service to welcome everyone just as God created them. We strive for just and peace among all people and respect the dignity of every human being.

Where ever you are on your spiritual journey you are welcome at Trinity; whether you are single, married, divorced, separated, or partnered, regardless of age, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, economic condition, physical or mental ability. We believe that God strengthens the world in the diversity of unity and love! All are welcome at God’s Table!

Programs

Centering Prayer

Centering Prayer: A Contemplative Practice Wednesdays in Lent at 6:00 pm Beginning the evening of March 8, 2017 Gathering in the Rector’s Chapel in the sanctuary, you are invited to attend any and all sessions of Centering Prayer to learn strategies for entering a place of mental quiet – even if you haven’t been successful with meditation. Listen and read short selections…

Lenten Study – Meeting Jesus on the Margins, Meditations on Matthew 25

Join us for a Lenten Study with Meditations on Matthew 25. We will be meeting following the 10:00am Service every Sunday in Lent starting March 5th. For the first Sunday we will meet first in the Narthex and then decide where we will go based on the size of the group. The book is available on Forward Movement for $5, we do have a…

Rector’s Brown Bag* Lenten Series – Tuesdays at 6:30 PM in the Guild Room

Rector’s Brown Bag* Lenten Series – Tuesdays at 6:30 PM in the Guild Room  [No sessions on 3/14 or 4/11] March 7 – Navigating Political Conversations and Relationships as People of Faith March 21 – Strategies for End of Life; Well-Patient Dialog with Physicians and Family March 28 – Earthquake Recovery and Nepal Service Trek Presentation (2016) April 4 – Sharing the Trinity Pilgrimage…

The Good Friday Offering for the Diocese of Jerusalem

Archbishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem – The Most Rev. Suheil Dawani  with The Rt. Rev. Greg Rickel and Marti Rickel Dear Friends, “Giving back is something we especially focus on during the season of Lent. In fact our canons say this: Every congregation is encouraged to solicit Church School Lenten Offerings for special missionary purposes to be designated by the…

Wednesday Wisdom Noon Prayer

Wednesday Wisdom  Noon Prayer Schedule   Every Wednesday in Lent at 12:00 in the sanctuary, at St. Luke’s Chapel. Please join us for Coffee Hour after services on: March 15 March 22 March 29 April 5 The lay leaders of noonday prayer have chosen, as their Lenten meditation, to provide noonday prayer each Wednesday in Lent. Trained officiants will lead noonday prayer…

Sermons

Rector’s Column

March 2017

We always give thanks to God for all of you and mention you in our prayers, constantly remembering before our God and Father your work of faith and labor of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ. 1 Thessalonians 1:2-3 As part of a project for a graduate program during the ‘90s, I interviewed Episcopal clergy about their thoughts…

February 2017

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: “May they prosper who love you. Peace be within your walls, and security within your towers.” (Psalm 122:6-7)   This month, I will be leading a group of ten people (eight of them from our parish) on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land.  During our pilgrimage, we will the historical sites associated with Jesus’ life and…

Upcoming Events

Tenebrae Service 8:00 PM

An ancient Christian Prayer Service, ushering in the darkness into which the Light of Christ will not enter again until the time of the Great Vigil of Easter – this service is approximately 45 minutes in length.

Maundy Thursday Service 7:00 PM

Thursday, April 13th – Maundy Thursday Service at 7:00 PM A Eucharistic Service, including the commemoration of Jesus’ washing the feet of his friends and saying goodbye to those who knew and loved him; the service concludes with the actions of stripping the altar and removing all symbols of the presence of Christ. Following the conclusion of the service, Trinity will remain open…

Solemn Good Friday Service 7:00 PM

Friday, April 14th –  Solemn Good Friday Service at 7:00 PM There is no Eucharist at this service; the Passion of the Cross memorialized in this rite, including the veneration of the cross and meditation in the tomb – special devotions and music by a chamber orchestra are very moving elements of this service.  This service is is approximately 60 minutes in length.

The Great Vigil of Easter with Incense – 7:00 PM

Saturday, April 15th – The Great Vigil of Easter at 7:00 PM This is an ancient rite of the Church. This is a sung service, similar to monastic chant settings, during which the new Easter flame and candle will be lit, certain stories of our faith history will be read, and the light of the newly blessed Pascal candle will be spread among…

The Feast of the Resurrection 8:00 AM

8:00am – Early Service (w/choir and chamber orchestra), 60 minutes in length   Please NOTE: There is NO 5:30 PM service on Easter Day

The Feast of the Resurrection with Incense – 10:00 AM

10:00am – Family Service (w/choir and chamber orchestra), 85 minutes in length (The Family Service is immediately followed by a children’s Easter Egg hunt, outside – weather permitting – or inside if needs be) Please NOTE: There is NO 5:30 PM service on Easter Day