Posts by Administration (Page 11)

Christmas Message from Bishop Robert

My eldest daughter, Ruth, used to work for a famous high street retailer. Sadly, the stress in and around Christmas was one of the reasons that she left them. The long hours in the run up to Christmas, the packed shops and stressed shoppers, and the night shifts just before Christmas Day itself when the shop had to be turned around rapidly into Boxing Day ‘sales’ mode, piled huge pressure on assistants and management alike.…

Christmas Lights Up Wilhelminapark and Churches

In Utrecht East, the traders association Puur Oost, a day care for people with disabilities, De Wilg and some of the local churches have once again joined hands to organize a lights tour through the neighborhood and the Wilhelmina Park on Friday 18th December.  In Utrecht Oost the Christmas story comes to the streets in scenes and narratives and with Christmas music by choirs with candle flames along the designated route. In order for this…

GO ahead!

  The question is not whether to do mission, but how. Come and discover missional practices, habits, and attitudes, as we share and learn together the seven disciplines of growing churches today and in our contexts. Welcome to GO II: Go Ahead! The second in our series of conversations in Northwest Europe about mission, evangelism, discipleship, and growing churches. The conversation is happening 7 November 2015, from 10:00 to 15:30 at Holy Trinity Utrecht. CLICK…

Christian Student Life in Utrecht

This outline of student ministry in Utrecht is from Judith Riet (above). The new school year has started and in Utrecht that means the university and colleges have started as well. Did you know the city welcomes 15,000 new students every year? About 20% of the city population is student. Perhaps you have noticed the influx of students cycling badly, who try to get to college on time by blatantly ignoring all other traffic and…

Prayer meeting & TACA meeting

Wednesday June 10th our TACA will have a first prayer meeting before their regular TACA meeting. This prayer meeting will be the start of periodic prayer meetings to seek guidance from the Holy Spirit regarding our church plant in Amersfoort. All those in the TACA and our Selection Committee are welcome to join. We will start our session at 20.00 at Patrick Elenbaas’ house. For more information please contact Peter Gillies. Please keep us in your…

Sign up for the Electoral Roll

Have you been regularly worshipping at Holy Trinity Utrecht for the last six months?  Then you can sign up for the electoral roll.  Deadline is April 12th 2015.  If you have already signed up on the electoral roll in the past year, it is valid for three years, so no need to sign up again until 2017. More information can be found here by clicking here to go to our Membership page.