Welcome to Trinity Lutheran Church!

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!

Services
Every Sunday, Worship starts at 10:30 am




Cleaning Up Astoria: April 27

 

Community Supper
As this ministry grows and we reach out in Christian love and hospitality to those who are struggling to make sense of life, we will need MANY to help. Remember that we engage in this ministry every 2nd Friday of the month. Start thinking now how you can be a part.


Sunday School
Children up through 7th grade to be a part of this. For younger children, an adult should accompany them. We begin in worship with everyone else and after the Children's Sermon head down to the basement for class. We will learn about Bible stories through reading, art, music. For more information, see Pastor Paul.


First Communion Class will be offered soon.
This is a 2 session course taught by Pastor Paul. If you are interested/ready for your child to receive instruction, contact Pastor Paul.


Worship on Tuesday nights at 7:30 pm!
Join us on Tuesday nightsfor worship in our Back Yard or in the nave (main worship area) which will include Holy Communion, singing, prayer and conversation on a specific passage of the Bible.


Women's Group Meeting
Please contact coordinator, Lisa Canellas at laughingcow17@yahoo.com for the next meeting.


The Trinity Choir & Handbell Choir have returned!
If you have a desire to lead our worship through song, please consider singing with the Trinity vocal choir. We are a diverse, friendly and user friendly group and we love to welcome newcomers! Rehearsals are prior to the service at 9:45 am and occasionally mid week. Please speak to William Easterling, Pastor Paul, any choir member for details or email William @ wne90@aol.com. No experience necessary! If interested in being a part of the Handbell Choir, be in touch with Richard Walker. Rehearsals are after Fellowship at 12:30 p.m. in the Balcony.


Fellowship after Worship Service, located in the basement/undercroft.
This year, Jessica Tusing, coordinator has chosen to have "theme months." The Council will be coordinating, but you are encouraged to bring something to share.


Prayer Ministry at Trinity
An in-house support for all who need support through prayer and encouragement, it will consist of Prayer Ministers, who will be available during communion and after service if you need additional prayer for any difficulties you may be facing. Trinity is our second home and no one should leave home without being prayer for. For more information contact Lisa Canellas at lisaalonsocanella@gmail.com and Nile Mathias at nile.mathias@gmail.com.


Reserve the date now: Wednesday, November 12. Wine & Cheese!
Event in the rectory living room from 7 p.m. until . . . We will be discussing the book, "Who Needs God", written by Rabbi Harold Kushner. Order your copy from the local bookstore or go to amazon.com and order yours today.