Social Justice

Social Justice

Life and Faith Study

Please join us for Part 1 of the Holy Trinity Life & Faith Study Series: Poverty and Homelessness With Guest Speaker: Bob McKeon Former Chairperson of Inner City Pastoral Ministry and Director in the office of Social Justice for the Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton Bob McKeon presently works as the[…]

Truth and Reconciliation Commission in Edmonton

 Trinity Lutheran Church Social Justice Committee invites you to LUNCH AND LEARN TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION:  WHAT IT MEANS FOR ALL CANADIANS Sunday, March 16, 2014 from 12:45 to 3:00 pm Trinity Lutheran Church (10014-81 Ave) Featuring:  The Blanket Exercise – an interactive way of learning the history most Canadians were[…]

We Need Your Yarn!

REQUEST FROM THE KNIT WITS The Knit Wits knitting group, who meet Tuesday afternoons at the church, are once again looking for  donations of yarn suitable for knitting toques, mittens and scarves for the needy.  We also make Prayer Shawls as well as some baby garments. Suggested yarn suitable for these projects[…]

Are You Being Consumed?

Does living in a globalized, consumeristic world really leave us no choice but to participate in it?  Can Christians and their churches make a real difference?  What does it mean to work for the Justice of God in our communities today? A Conversation – based upon the book by William[…]

Help build the new “Neighbor Centre” – drop in for homeless.

Dear friends of the Edmonton Do Likewise Society, We are delighted to be moving forward with planning for the renovation of the Neighbour Centre. At this time we are looking for people with any of the following skills: Project management; Safety coordination; Demolition (breaking concrete, removing walls); Concrete finishing; Framing;[…]

Lenten Sing, Supper & Study

Looking for something fun and enriching to do this Lent?  Well look no further because we have a spectacular opportunity for formation, fun and fellowship just for you.  And it gets even better!  There isn’t just one but two opportunities on different nights to fit your busy schedule.  And here[…]

“Is not this the kind of fast I have chosen?”

Lenten Carbon Fast 2012: Because the world can change a lot in 40 days. Lent is a time to repent, reflect, sacrifice, and listen for God. This year, our church is joining with many others in taking on a Lenten Carbon “Fast.” May this season serve as a wake-up call[…]

Were you at Margaret MacPherson’s Book Launch?

Consider helping a local organization raise money to help stop human trafficking in the Ukraine.  Hurry to get tickets! Blossoms of Love Fashion Show   Oct 15, 2011 Ukrainian Youth Unity Centre 9615 – 153 Ave. Edmonton 5:00 PM Cocktails, Gifts of Hope, Auction 6:00 PM Ukrainian Buffet Dez Melenka, MC:[…]

Do you believe children should eat?

Do you believe that at-risk children that seek out the safety of the Youth Emergency Shelter (YESS) should eat nutritious meals? If you do, then perhaps consider bringing in a food donation as part of your offering back to God.  Holy Trinity has a history of providing food and supplies[…]

Invisible Children: Tony

On September 18th, 2011 Holy Trinity Anglican Church is hosting a film screening of “Tony.” All are invited. Video Introduction to Invisible Children Video Trailer for “Tony” Invisible Children is a social, political and global movement using the transformative power of story to change lives. Invisible Children Fact Sheet (pdf)