Our Mission Promise: To seek and share God's grace through Welcome, Worship, and Work.
We are a historic ELCA congregation located in the heart of Astoria and Long Island City. Trinity is traditional, engaged, exciting, and welcoming to all. A Lutheran Church blended in liturgical traditions and modern New York City living. We welcome you to worship with our diverse community!
Every Sunday, Eucharist is at 10:30 am
New York Saw Festival, June 1 at 2pm
Saturday, June 1st is the 10th NYC Musical Saw Festival, right here at Trinity! Forty musical saw players from around the world will perform! World premiers of two composers with a chamber orchestra, an art exhibit, poetry and a workshop are part of the festival, too, all for only $10 admission. Info: www.MusicalSawFestival.org. All are invited!
Women's Group Meeting
A big thank you to everyone who has made our Women's group an amazing success. Due to the amazing response, we've added a new date. We're now meeting the 1st Wednesday of the Month and the 3rd Saturday as well. Our next meeting is Wednesday, June 5, from 7-9pm in the Rectory. Contact Lisa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Trinity Yoga class on Sundays at 1 pm
Trinity offers a donation-based, open-level vinyasa yoga class on Sundays at 1 pm in the undercroft. Please bring comfortable clothing, a mat, and any other props you use in your practice. All are welcome! Please contact Emily Brobeck with any questions (email@example.com).
Grow My Church! Strategic Planning Team
Please keep our Grow My Church! Strategic Planning Team in your prayers as they continue to meet and discuss the future mission and ministry of Trinity. congregation. Our next meeting is Sunday, June 9 at 2 p.m. in the Rectory Living Room and our topic will be Service/Social Ministry.
Confirmation Classes Fridays @ 5 p.m
Confirmation Classes Fridays @ 5 p.m in Rectory Living Room. We continue our study of the Old Testament and begin the New Testament. See Pastor Paul for details
We Need Crucifers!
A special way to serve God and Trinity is by leading the worship procession into the Sanctuary and out into the world by lifting high the cross. If you think God might be calling you to serve in this special way, please see Richard Walker. Training will be provided.
Trinity Men's Ministry
Due to the success of our Women's Ministry, we have decided to begin a ministry for the Men! Trinity family member, John Simmons will coordinate this work. Speak to him if you have an interest in fellowship, spiritual nourishment and service to the wider world. (He is usually in the Choir on Sundays.) He can also be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please begin to lift up this ministry in your prayer life.
Community Supper - Friday, June 14
Social Outreach to the Community. Trinity will be holding a Community Supper once a month, on the second Friday of the month, from 6-8:30pm. The first dinner will be held on Friday, June 14. This will be a potluck and people are encouraged to bring food to share, a canned good for the Food Pantry, and helping hands. This will be for both Trinity members and anyone in the community. No one will be turned away. To find out more, contact council member Elizabeth Lacks at email@example.com.
Coin & Dollar collection happening now.
Have spare change that is just weighing you down? We can put it to good use! Just inside the door of the Undercroft is a large jar for all your spare money. Proceeds will go to our Building Fund to help us maintain our own facilities and the school building which needs upgrades to make it more accessible. Give as you can! Thanks.
Trinity Picture Wall
Please have your picture made! Trinity leader, Anthony Trujillo, is helping us put together a pictorial directory that will appear on our Undercroft wall. This way, we can begin to put names and faces together when we greet each other. When Anthony asks, please say yes and accompany him to a location in our church for a picture. Thanks.
Adult Bible Study on Acts!
Come join us each Tuesday evening to study the book of Acts! We gather in the Rectory Living Room at 7 p.m. for an hour each Tuesday. Bibles are provided.
Friday, September 20 - Sunday, September 22 - Annual Congregational Retreat
Save the weekend! At Koinonia! More details to follow. The theme will be "Lord, Teach Us to Pray: Training in Prayer and Meditation."