News & Updates

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Presentation of Preliminary 2024 Budget – Sunday, November 19

The Church Council and Finance Committee will present a Preliminary Budget plan for 2024 after both services this Sunday, November 19. Following the 8:00 a.m. Eucharist the presentation will be held in Christ Chapel. Following the 10:00 a.m. Eucharist the presentation will be held in Jeppson Hall. Coffee and goodies will be served in Jeppson. Your thoughts, comments and insights are greatly valued during this planning time. Please plan on joining us at either session […]

Volunteers needed for Christmas gift giving at Lutheran Rehab

Volunteers are needed to help organize Trinity’s annual Christmas gift giving at Lutheran Rehab and Skilled Nursing Center, 26 Harvard Street, Worcester.  It has been an annual Christmas tradition that members of Trinity have blessed every resident at Lutheran Rehab, and some years the staff as well, with a gift.  Gifts will be presented at the Sunday afternoon Holy Eucharist celebrated at Lutheran Rehab on Sunday, December 17th.  Please speak with Pastor Nathan if you […]

Donate a 75th Anniversary Ornament to homebound members this Christmas

Every Christmas, Trinity homebound members receive a gift from their fellow members at church. This year, in honor of Trinity’s 75th Anniversary, we are suggesting that you consider donating a beautiful Trinity 75th Anniversary Christmas Tree Ornament as part of that gift. This lovely two-sided ornament is printed on porcelain and depicts the majestic Trinity Steeple on the front. The reverse side pictures the beautiful Risen Christ Window that is the center piece in the […]

Volunteer for Coffee Hour

Hospitality, Fellowship, and Welcoming (HFW) needs volunteers to host coffee hour. Hosts are responsible for set up/clean up, and providing food. All paper goods and coffee necessities are provided by the church. Grab your pewmate, spouse, or church group and sign up! If you want to host, but have never done so before, we will be sure to pair you with a “veteran” to help show you the ropes on Sunday morning. The sign up […]

Statement by ELCA Presiding Bishop on Israel Hamas War

Statement_on_Israel_Hamas_War102023 “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me? Why are you so far from helping me, from the words of my groaning?” —Psalm 22:1 Dear church, As Lutherans, we are accustomed to holding tension between two truths. Thus the ELCA denounces the egregious acts of Hamas, acts that have led to unspeakable loss of life and hope. At the same time the ELCA denounces the indiscriminate retaliation of Israel against the Palestinian people, […]

Trinity 75th Anniversary Quilt

Lifelong member Carl Robertson has lovingly created a beautiful 75th Anniversary Quilt in honor of Trinity.  The quilt depicts Trinity and its predecessor churches and is on display in Jeppson Hall.  Trinity’s 75th Anniversary Committee will be raffling this quilt to raise funds to preserve the King Gustave V Altar Antependium.  The winner of the quilt may take it home to enjoy or may will it back to Trinity for display in a prominent place […]

Farewell Coffee Hour for Jena Hill

This Sunday, October 29, marks the final Sunday in the minsitry of Jena Hill as Trinity’s Youth, Family, and Outreach Minister. She will begin her new job as Community Liaison on behalf of newly arrived migrant families in Gardner, Massachusetts on November 1.  Please join us following the 10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist for a Farewell Coffee Hour in Jeppson Hall as we say good-bye to Jena and wish her well in her new call. May […]

Book of Remembrance / All Saints Sunday

On All Saints Sunday, November 5, the saints of Trinity who died in the past year will be named during our liturgies. Names of additional loved ones who have died will also be named. To add a name to the celebration, please write it in the Book of Remembrance stationed in the Nave or submit to Office Manager Chris Jackel by Tuesday, October 31.

Sabbatical Presentation – Wednesday, October 25

Pastor Nathan invites you to join him in the Trinity Library on Wednesday, October 25 from 6:45 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. as he gives a presentation on his sabbatical time away. Pastor will share more about his itinerary and his study and reflection. If you would like to attend the presentation via Zoom please let him know so he provide you with the link.