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Welcome


 "We are bonded together in a covenant relationship with Jesus Christ, the Lord of our lives.  We seek to grow as disciples of Jesus by worship, study, prayer, and service so that we may love God and one another and bring the Good News of Christ to those beyond our parish family."

  • Rich liturgical worship in the Anglican/Episcopal tradition
  • Biblical  preaching and teaching
  • Classic hymnody and choral music
  • Ministries of healing and pastoral care
  • Many classes and activities geared for a variety of ages

Please join us at 10:30 on Sunday morning, or at any other scheduled events, classes, or studies listed on this website!

"Thrust out a little from the land," (Luke 5:3) and founded upon a rock, may it ever point the way to Heaven and allure men and attract them, win them and fit them and train them for the Temple that is not made with hands." -- Annie Clarkson, 1896.

Contact Us

Trinity Church
8 Maple St. Fall Island
Potsdam, New York 13676
Telephone: 315-265-5754

Regular Schedule

Sunday
  • Adult Bible Study
    – 9:00 AM
  • Holy Eucharist
    – 10:30 AM
  • Sunday School and Nursery
    – 10:30 AM
  • College Group, The Rector's Home
    – 5:00 PM
  • Youth Group
    – 5:30 PM
Wednesday
  • Men's Bible Study
    – 7:00 AM
  • Healing Eucharist, Chapel
    – 12:00 PM
  • Renovare
    – 1:30 PM
  • Choir Rehearsal
    – 7:15 PM
Friday
  • Community Women's Bible Study
    – 9:30 AM

Announcements

Christianity in the World Today

l would like to recommend the following article from an independent Episcopal-oriented weekly journal called The Living Church.  Dr. Philip Jenkins (raised Roman Catholic, now a practicing Episcopalian) is a religious historian and observer of religious tends in modern society. The following article gives his assessment of the place of Christianity in the world today.

http://www.livingchurch.org/philip-jenkins-trend-spotting

Philip Jenkins' observations are both 1) encouraging -- Christianity is growing rapidly in the world, and 2) sobering -- Christianity is disappearing in former areas of strength, especially Europe and the leading nations of the British Commonwealth, Canada, New Zealand, etc.  What about the U.S.?  While secularism is a obviously growing force in America, the U.S. is unique in the West for the continued vital presence of Christianity. 

As we approach July 4, it is worth reflecting on our identity and vocation as Christians in America.  Why is it that Christianity continues to thrive in America -- despite a strongly secular environment? What can we do to be effective witnesses of the life-giving power of Gospel and living presence of Jesus in the Spirit?

Fr. Christopher+

Independence Day Service, Sunday, July 6

This week Trinity will celebrate Independence Day, as we do each year, with a special outside service on Sunday. Becky MacKellar has gathered an ensemble of eleven musicians, and has meticulously worked up musical arrangements for hymns and anthems that fit into the musical idiom known as "Americana."  Invite your friends to this festive occasion of worship.

Worshipping outside, in plain view of the wider community, reminds us of the public character of our faith and identity as disciples of Jesus.  It challenges the modern assumption that religion is just a private matter, and allows us a chance to bear witness to those around us.

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Upcoming Events

JUL

24

THU
Community Supper
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Free will dinner. All invited. Parish Hall
For April the Menu is Beef Stew
JUL

25

FRI
JUL

27

SUN
Bible Study - Paulís Letter to the Romans
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
West Wing
Holy Eucharist
10:30 AM
Church
Sunday School and Nursery Care
10:30 AM
West Wing and Nursery
College Group
5:00 PM
The Rector's Home
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