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tracking the Spirit in the Episcopal Diocese of Maine

Trinity Lewiston

Lewiston’s Center for Wisdom’s Women offers vulnerable women safety and strength

by Klara Tammany Executive Director, Center for Wisdom’s Women Lewiston While hosting the Thistle Farm table at diocesan convention in October, I had a chance to talk with both clergy and lay people about the women’s center that is an outreach project of Trinity Church, Lewiston. One of several ministries that Trinity, a small congregation…

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Bishop Lane offers Ashes to Go in Portland; Ashes to Go also in Windham, Brunswick, Lewiston and Farmington

On Wednesday, February 18, a group Episcopal clergy, including the Rt. Rev. Stephen T. Lane, Bishop of Maine, will brave the snow to take the traditional Ash Wednesday practice of the imposition of ashes from inside of church buildings out to the people on the streets of Portland, Windham, Brunswick, Lewiston, and Farmington. Started by…

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Maine clergy invited to explore ministry in Lewiston

by the Rev. Peggy Day Deacon at St. Patrick’s, Brewer and member of the Clergy Day Committee Relationship-building plays an important part in the success of the efforts by Lewiston’s Trinity Church to raise up the Kingdom of God in their community. On September 17 all clergy in the Diocese are invited to explore two…

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The heart of our ministry is worship: Profile of Trinity Church, Lewiston

This professionally produced video profiles the many ministries of Trinity Church in Lewiston.  When screened at Diocesan Convention, Trinity received a standing “O” for its commitment to the people of its neighborhood.  Watch to see what one small congregation can do! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBu6jo2w1v8]

Tree Street Youth summer program to extend to school year

Here’s a link to a great story in today’s Lewiston Sun Journal about Tree Street Youth, a program that grew out of Trinity Jubilee Center and supported by a the Diocese of Maine through a 2011 Foundations for Ministry grant. Congratulations Tree Street Youth Program and Trinity Jubilee Center!  Here’s an excerpt from today’s story:…

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