Sister Shore to Shore-Saturday, July 29
Please join us for our annual group bible study at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Patchogue, which is now fully air conditioned. Our day will begin at 9:30 a.m. with a continental breakfast, July Bible Study from Gather Magazine, Lunch, August Bible Study, closing at approximately 2:30 p.m. We will assemble at Trinity that Saturday at 8:45 a.m. and carpool to Patchogue. We are also asked to bring the following food items for their food pantry: canned tuna, canned fruit, rice, beans. Please sign up via the church bulletin, or call the church office at 631-744-9355.
Vacation Bible School
Afternoon session is full!
July 31-August 4
Vacation Bible School for children ages 4 through grades 5 is offered this year on July 31-August 4 from 8:45 a.m. to noon.
Youth in grades 6-8 are encouraged to participate in VBS in Color, an integral part of the VBS program.
This year’s theme is, “Maker Fun Factory: A world where curious kids become hands-on inventors who discover they’re lovingly crafted by God.”
A VBS afternoon field trip program is full.
Registration forms are still available for morning session only online or on the information table in the annex entrance.
For additional information about our 2017 VBS program contact Kim Benkert at email@example.com
or text 631-721-6441.
Trinity’s specially trained Stephen ministers offer Christian encouragement and supportive care to members and friends of the congregation who are coping with difficult situations, life transitions, the death of loved ones, the chronic illness of self, spouse or child, etc. Contact Pastor Bruce Kaifler for more information about our Stephen Ministry Program.
Meet the Mortgage Fund
Thank you for your generous and regular offerings to our Meet the Mortgage Fund. Your willingness to contribute to the fund, over and above your regular offerings, is crucially important to the congregation if we are to meet our monthly mortgage obligation of approximately $7,400. Please use the green Meet the Mortgage Fund envelopes for your offerings; a supply is available on the ushers’ tables at the entrances to the church and at the receptionist’s desk in the annex.
"Invited In" Hot Meal
A free hot meal is served at 5:00 p.m. this Thursday and every Thursday evening in the fellowship hall of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church. We thank our great volunteer staff of cooks, servers and organizers!
Donate a Sleeping Bag Coat!
The weather is getting colder and many people are living outdoors. You can help by sponsoring a sleeping bag coat to be given to someone in need. Each coat costs $100.00 plus shipping. Coats can be sponsored in honor or memory of someone. If you would like more information please contact Vicki Bender 631-331-5024.
Greeting Card Ministry
Our Greeting Card Ministry sends cards to our members on our prayer listing. We currently have four teams and are in need of additional volunteers. If you would like to help out by writing out greeting cards once a month, please contact Patti Smith at (631) 312-3694.
Vocal Choir Rehearsals
Jay Rutledge, Organist and Choir Director at Trinity Church, invites your participation in our Senior Vocal Choir. The choir offers selections at our 9:00 a.m. worship hour and occasionally at our 10:30 a.m. worship time. Rehearsals are held every Thursday through the school year at 7:30 p.m. in the annex multipurpose room. Contact Jay for additional information at 631-903-1244 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The construction loan and mortgage for our building project, the expansion and renovation of the fellowship hall behind the church, is provided by Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, a Fortune 500 company with headquarters in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Appleton, Wisconsin. As a member owned fraternal benefit society, Thrivent serves approximately 2.4 million members. Its subsidiaries offer financial products and services including life insurance, annuities, mutual funds, disability income insurance, credit union products, money management, brokerage service, retirement income and more. Contact Thrivent agents George Matzat or Dan Tohill for additional information.
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church is a congregation of the Metropolitan New York Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. We are located in Rocky Point, New York--a community approximately sixty miles east of New York City on Long Island’s beautiful North Shore.
Nursery School Information