News & Updates

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Giving Tree at the Lutheran Home: Sunday, December 17 from 1:15 p.m.

A cross-generational event for all ages!  Come to Trinity at 1:15 p.m. to practice some carols to sing at the Lutheran Home as gifts are distributed to the residents during their 2:30 p.m. Sunday Eucharist.  If you would like to participate by providing a gift, please pick up one or more suggestion gift card from the posters in Jeppson Hallway.  Remember to write your name for the recipient you are gifting.

Healthy Transition Covenants …

As part of the New England Synod’s Healthy Transition for Congregations, Pastors, and Deacons, the Congregation and Pastor Susan Nachtigal have entered into two Covenants. As members of Trinity Church, we agree: to pray for the ongoing mission of Trinity Church and for the leadership of our ministry staff to refrain from asking Pastor Nachtigal to perform pastoral services, including baptisms, weddings, funerals, anniversaries, visiting the sick and homebound, etc. and to remind members to […]

Trinity Tots! December 13th

Calling All Parents and Caretakers of Children Not in School!  Come on Wednesday, December 13 from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.  We’ll meet in the Youth Room on the second floor.  We’ll provide the space, snacks, music and activities for your kids and coffee for you!  We’re hoping that this will be a laid-back time for you to connect with other adults while your kids play!  Invite your friends! Talk to Jena Hardy or Maggie […]

Updated: A Word from Pastor Nathan …

A Word from Pastor Nathan …  With Pastor Susan’s departure, the congregation appropriately enters a time of prayer, reflection, and conversation about the future staffing structure of Trinity Church.  To address immediate needs, Pastor Cliff Gerber will assist with preaching, worship leadership, and pastoral care until more permanent structures are put in place. On Sunday, December 10, Pastor Sara Anderson, Associate to Bishop James Hazelwood, New England Synod, will be at Trinity to preach, participate […]

T.E.C: Farewell Wishes to Pastor Susan:

It is with mixed emotions that we received the news of the retirement of Pastor Susan from Trinity Lutheran Church. She was committed to helping us establish The T.E.C. School at Trinity. From the very first moment that I met her, I knew that both of us held a shared vision for our school. Pastor Susan was invested in our success and always stopped by to check on the progress of the school, to talk […]

T.E.C. presents: Montessori Math Builds Children’s Math – Monday, Nov. 13: 6 – 8 p.m.

We invite you to join us:  This will be an informative presentation for parents and educators with Mr. Michael Duffy. The way we teach math in Montessori is radically different the way most of us learned it. It’s important to know the rationale for that difference and the benefits that come with it, both in the psychological development of the child as well as the growing of a more powerful brain. In this presentation, Mr. Duffy […]

Meal Packing Event – “Meals for Puerto Rico” : Saturday, November 18th

Sign-up/Donate in support of Trinity’s “Meals for Puerto Rico” Meal Packing Event: On Saturday, November 18 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Trinity will be packaging meals to benefit Puerto Rico.  There is a sign-up sheet in the hallway outside of Jeppson Hall for those interested in helping on that day. For more info, please contact Thom Tarquinion:  Thanks for your support!  Meals will be delivered to Puerto Rico by a company called “Pilot […]

Sunday, November 19, Adult Forum (9 a.m.) with Professor David Whitford

Join us for a special Adult Forum when Professor David Whitford explores the question:  “Why the Reformation Matters Today.”  Professor Whitford is a Worcester-native and grew up at Epworth United Methodist Church across the street.  He is currently on the faculty of the Department of Religion, Baylor University. Join us!

Buy your Thanksgiving pies to Support our Youth

Buy your Thanksgiving pies! Once again, the youth will be making and selling apple crumble and pumpkin pies!  Each pie is $10 or 3/$25, money due by Friday, November 17.  You can choose to have it pre-baked or frozen for you to bake at home! Sign up in the hallway outside Jeppson Hall or contact Jena to place your order. Pies will be available for pickup on Saturday, November 18 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (if you’re […]


  A day filled with pumpkin painting, hayrides, pumpkin ring toss, special snacks, face painting, turning over our garden and picking pumpkins at our pumpkin patch.  It was a special day filled with laughter, joy and excitement.   Please enjoy some of our photos from the day on our Facebook page at