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Letter of Resignation from Pastor Nathan

Tuesday, June 11, 2024 Dear people of Trinity: This letter serves as notice of my intent to resign my call to serve as pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church effective on Friday, July 26, 2024. As you know, the reason for this resignation is the humbling honor of my election as Bishop of the New England Synod. I begin that new call on Thursday, August 1, 2024. My last Sunday leading worship as your pastor will […]

Read the June edition of the Trinity News monthly newsletter

Click here to access the June Trinity News: June Trinity News FINAL The Trinity News is a communication ministry of Trinity Church that includes a lead article by a member of the ministry staff, a report from the Council President, news and updates regarding various ministries and activities at Trinity, a listing of those 75-years-old and older celebrating birthdays, and a listing of couples celebrating at least 25 years of marriage. The newsletter is emailed […]

Dick’s Market Garden Farmstand

Trinity is hosting Dick’s Market Garden Farmstand in the parking lot on Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. through Saturday, October 12th. Dick’s is a family farm, owned and operated since 1944, that offers fresh seasonal produce. In return for use of the parking lot, Dick’s offers Trinity coupons each Saturday. For a free coupon worth $20 in produce, please contact Office Manager Chris Jackel.

Coffee Hour Green Initiative Pilot Program: Bring Your Own Mug

The Hospitality, Fellowship, and Welcoming Ministry Team invites you to make a small change to help reduce Trinity’s waste: bring your own mug to Coffee Hour! Did you know that paper coffee cups are used for an average of 13 minutes before being tossed out? Or that one tossed coffee cup per day adds up to 23lbs of waste a year? During the summer months, please bring your own mug (BYOM) to coffee hour and rinse […]

Summit Academy to begin tenure at Trinity on July 1

The Congregational Council, in a unanimous vote and after hearing only positive affirmation at the May 5 Building Use Forum, has voted to enter into a relationship with Summit Academy, Worcester for use of the ground and first floor of the Education Wing. The agreement begins July 1, 2024 and involves some of the spaces being vacated by The T.E.C. Schools when their lease expires June 30, 2024. Summit Academy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit licensed […]

Faith In Action Projects

The Faith in Action Ministry Team invites your participation in two collections this summer: Sunscreen for the Little Free Food Pantry – In addition to non-perishable food items, Trinity members are invited to consider donating small bottles/tubes of sunscreen. This is a pricey, but necessary, item for our neighbors living on the streets. Simply place donations in the Little Free Food Pantry during these summer months. Books for Worcester County Jail – We have been asked by […]

Summer Stewardship

Many thanks, again, to the members who have returned their Time and Talent pledge forms this spring Special thanks to those who volunteered for the first time or were able to participate in an additional ministry, many of whom expressed an interest in serving as lectors and bread bakers. Of course, any time is a good time to participate in God’s work, including now! The summer presents its own set of challenges, particularly for the […]

Support the Carty Cupboard Food Pantry

Members of Trinity support the Carty Cupboard Food Pantry, 114 Main Street, Worcester, throughout the year. Items such as cans of hearty soup, canned meals including Chef Boyardee, tuna, and nutritious cereals are always wecomed. Watch the Sunday bulletin for any specific food items requested. Donations may be placed in the shopping cart leading to the hallway to the Nave. Items are received in the grocery cart every Sunday and items collected through the month […]

Faith Formation and Christian Education

Trinity provides many ways for disciples of Jesus to grow in their faith. Please contact a member of the Ministry Staff for more information about any of these programs and how you can participate. CHILDREN’S TIME / During the 10:00 a.m. Eucharist following the reading of the Holy Gospel, children are invited to join Pastor Nathan on the Chancel steps for a Children’s message. Immediately following, during the sermon, hymn of the day, and intercessions, […]