News & Updates

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Update on Afghan Resettlement: Refugees on our Threshold

Refugees On Our Threshold The NST (Neighborhood Support Team) of people from Trinity, Blessed Sacrament, and Concordia is busy. Whether you have already volunteered time, material goods, money, or prayers, thank you!  We are just about to bring it all together. Many of the planned sub-committees are lined up and beginning to function. By the time you read this, our family may already be here. Even so, we surely will still need cultural mentors, rides […]

Wednesday Midweek Holy Eucharist at 6:00 p.m.

NOTE: we will not be celebrating the Eucharist on Wednesday, November 24 (Thanksgiving Eve). We will resume on Wednesday, December 1.  Each week on Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m., we gather for our weekly midweek Holy Eucharist in the chancel of the Nave. The short 30-minute service includes scripture, prayer, song, and holy communion shared with all worshipers gathered around the altar in the chancel. If you cannot join us in person, join us via Facebook.  […]

Weekly Sunday Adult Forum at 9:00 a.m.

Our weekly Adult Forum is offered on Sundays at 9:00 a.m. in the Church Library with Pastor Nathan leading a study of Martin Luther’s Small Catechism with African Descent Reflections. This volume, published by Augsburg Fortress in 2019, will help us in our conversation about Lutheranism in conversation with race and racism. Read more about the course HERE

Book Club Reading List for the Fall

You are invited to join any or all of the upcoming Book discussions this fall.  Susan Brown is the contact for the Fiction Book Club gatherings and Beth Getman is the contact for the Non-fiction Book Club. Join us for conversation, fellowship and a snack and don’t forget to bring your book recommendations for the winter! Monday, November 29th at 1:30pm PM in the Library…The Engineer’s Wife by Tracey Enerson Wood (fiction) Monday, December […]

Music at Trinity: Advent Lessons & Carols November 28 at 4:00 p.m.

All are invited to the Annual Advent Lessons & Carols on Sunday, November 28, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. in the Trinity Church Nave. Trinity Choir, under the direction of Cantor Mark Mummert, will lead a service of nine bible readings and nine hymns or anthems to begin the Advent season. Featured among the hymns are the newest Advent carols available to us in the new hymnal supplement, All Creation Sings. The service also includes a […]

Annual Stewardship Campaign

Commitment Cards for 2022 were collected during worship on Sunday, October 31st.  If you were not able to submit your Commitment Card, please do so at an upcoming liturgy by placing your Commitment Card in the offering plate. Commitment Cards may also be mailed to the church office.  Thanks to all who contribute so generously and faithfully to the ministry of Trinity Church!

Name Tags are Back

  As a way for members to reconnect with one another, and as a sign of hospitality for new members and visitors, we encourage all attendees at either 8:00 a.m. or 10:00 a.m. Sunday worship to wear names tags.  These name tags can be found on the hallway outside of Jeppson Hall. If you can’t find your name tag, or have misplaced your name tag, please fill out the request sheet located at the name […]

Jena Hill Returning From Parental Leave

I am so grateful for the time and space that I have had to focus on becoming a parent for the past four weeks! From Tuesday, November 16th until Tuesday, November 30th, I will be in the office on a part-time basis at Trinity as we continue to figure out how to be a family with two working parents of an active, loving 7-year old boy navigating the challenges and demands of the DCF system. […]

Recognizing and thanking the TV Ministry Team

In celebration of over a decade of faithful service, and in deep appreciation for faithfully bringing us God’s Word during the Covid-19 pandemic, the congregation recognized and thanked the Trinity Television Team and its members Sunday, June 20, 2021.  The TV Ministry Team joined the Ministry Staff every week from March-November 2020 in filming a Service of the Word liturgy for broadcast online and on television for our shut-in members, and began livestreaming Sunday worship […]

New England Synod Statement on Israel and Palestine

+ May 19, 2021 + The New England Synod has a deep and longstanding relationship with our companion synod, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land (ELCJHL). Many of us have visited the Holy Land to meet our ELCJHL Palestinian siblings and to experience the richness of their ministries. Our hearts are broken by the escalating violence now happening in Palestine and Israel. The Palestinians have lived under military occupation since the […]