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Trinity United Church is situated in the centre of the village of Verona. Verona is about 40 kilometers north of Kingston Ontario on the southern edge of the Canadian Shield. Trinity serves the western half of the Township of South Frontenac, including the villages of Sydenham, Harrowsmith, Hartington, Bellrock, Godfrey and Verona.

You are welcome to join us for our regular worship services on Sunday mornings at 10:00.

Worship Services are recorded and will be placed on-line for viewing.

A Prayer For Stressful Times

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Hymn Selections Played By Our Choir Director Stan Stinchcombe

Services From

November 27, 2022 to December 24, 2023

 

 

December 24 - Christmas Eve Service Watch the Video

December 31 - Christmas 1 Worship Service Watch the Video

January 7- Baptism of Jesus Worship Service - Watch the Video

January 14 - Worship Service - Watch the Video

January 21 - EPIPHANY III - COMMUNION - Worship Service Watch the Video

January 28 - Epiphany 4 - Worship Service Watch the Video

February 4 Epiphany 5 - Worship Service Watch the Video

February 11 - Transfiguration Sunday Worship Service Watch the Video

February 18 - Lent 1 - Worship Service Watch the Video

February 25 - Lent 2 (Black History) Watch the Video

March 3 - Lent 4 Watch the Video

March 10- Hymn Sing Sunday Watch the Video

March 17 - Lent 5 Watch the Video

March 24 - Palm Sunday and Communion Watch the Video

Easter 2024

       Maundy Thursday March 28 Watch the Video

       Good Friday March 29 Watch the Video

       Easter Sunday March 31 Watch the Video

April 7 - Easter 2 Worship Service Watch the Video

April 14 - Easter 3 Worship Service - Watch the Video

Order of service

 

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Trinity United Church is a landmark in the centre of Verona, Ontario, (aerial photograph of Verona) a village of about 1,000 people, located about 30km north of Kingston, Ontario.

Verona is on the southern edge of the Canadian Shield, an area noted for its rugged beauty. Within the Verona area, there are over a dozen small and medium sized lakes. In the summer months, the population of the area expands considerably as the seasonal residents return to spend time at their cottages.


View our latest order of service and our current announcements.


Who are we?

Trinity United Church is a member church of the United Church of Canada. We are a congregation of over 100 families from the Verona, Harrowsmith and Sydenham area.


When do we worship?

You are welcome to join us on Sunday mornings at 10:00 am. There is also a relaxed weekday service at 4:00pm on Tuesdays. From September to June, there is Sunday School for the children at the same time as the worship service. You can listen to the service at 88.7 FM if you are within one kilometre of the church building.



Regular Activities

Choir Practice

Thursdays - 7:00 PM


We have an SATB
choir (JPEG Picture 24K) of about 12 members. Our Music Directoris Stan Stinchcombe. We welcome any new members who are interested in singing with us.

 


Upcoming Events

Current announcements


History of Trinity United Church

The northern part of Frontenac County is very rugged and unsuitable for farming. As a result, the first settlers did not arrive in this area until around 1850. The earliest economic activity in the area was mainly lumber and mining (mica, feldspar and iron). The rugged landscape made transportation difficult and it was not until the construction of the Kingston to Pembroke Railway (K&P) in the 1880's that the area began to open up.

Jacob B. Snider, one of the first settlers, was the first lay Methodist preacher. He held meetings, traveling by horseback from house to house until the school-house was built.

The first Methodist church in Verona was built in 1886 on land donated by Alexander Spike. The original frame church was destroyed by fire in 1910 and was replaced with the current structure. The church is constructed of brick with a high ceiling with open rough-hewn crossed beams. A large stained glass window of "Jesus at the Door" faces the street. A circular stained glass window of the "Good Samaritan" is in the choir loft at the front of the church. The Christian Education wing was added in 1968.The Christian Education wing underwent extensive renovations in 2006.

In 1926, the Methodist Church of Canada, the Congregationalist Church of Canada, and most of the congregations of the Presbyterian Church of Canada amalgamated to form the United Church of Canada.

In 1968, the Verona Pastoral Charge, which consisted of Verona United Church, Bellrock United Church, and Godfrey United Church, was combined with the Harrowsmith Pastoral Charge to form the Harrowsmith-Verona Pastoral Charge. At that time, Verona United Church was renamed to Trinity United Church

In 2016 our sister church, St, Paulís United Church in Harrowsmith, closed and amalgamated with Trinity.



Local Links

The following links provide information on events and happenings within Verona and the greater Kingston area.


Verona Community News and Information

Contains information on the activities, events and businesses in the community of Verona.


 

 

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2024-04-14