News Update: If you did not receive our website weekly news update last week, and you would like to get one, please enter your e-mail address at the bottom of this page. We will be glad to have you join our list.
Trinity School Enrollment: Do you know of anyone interested in enrolling in our Trinity School, Pre-K through 8th grade? If you know of someone, please have them call the School Office and talk to our Principal, Sheila Miles at 407-847-5377 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Name Tags Visitors feel like we are a friendly congregation. We open the doors, and say hello, and make an effort to recognize our visitors. Now we can go the extra mile, with name tags, so that our visitors know us as well! We have designed brand new name tags that are much easier to read, and are magnetic so you don’t put holes in your clothes! The cost of a new nametag is only $6 and you can order one for each family member now. You’ll see someone in the Narthex before services or you can contact Vicki in the church office.
Prayer Requests may be shared with us by writing the information under the Prayer Requests/Concerns section of your attendance card. All prayer requests will be kept on Trinity’s prayer list for two weeks. Please print the first and last names of those persons your are asking us to pray for so that we may put their names on the prayer list.
A Nursery is available for both services on Sunday for children age 4 and under. If you do not know where the nursery is located ask an usher.
Trinity Samaritans—Trinity Church & School continually collect food and clothing for our neighbors in Osceola County. Bring your donations of both food and clothing to church, anytime you have gathered a few items together. On a weekly basis, our Samaritans will move the items to storage area, making sure those donations get to places of need, including our own food pantry. Please #1 Make sure your clothing donations are in reasonably good condition. Please #2 when you shop for groceries, remember there are two unseen “guests” who will be dining with you. One is Jesus. The other is a man, woman, or family who will deeply appreciate that they have been given a seat at your table.
Chapter & Verse is a weekly email that updates you on all the happenings at Trinity Lutheran Church and School. It’s a great way to keep up on the news since there are often things happening that don’t make it into bulletins or announcements. Be sure to visit our website and sign up to receive Chapter & Verse, if you’re not already doing so. The web address is: www.trinitychurchandschool.com/directions Just enter your email address and you will start getting our email. Or, you can write your name and email address on an attendance card and place it in the offering plate, or give you email address to Vicki in the church office. Please contact Pat Wilson at 407-973-0604 if you have questions or need help with Chapter & Verse. We promise, your email address will not be shared with anyone else, and we will not send you any “spam.”
Sponsor the Worship Booklet, Newsletter, or Flowers:
The 2014 sign up sheets are now in the Narthex!
Weekly Worship Booklet: Two weeks prior to the worship booklet you are sponsoring, please drop your payment, in one of the offering envelopes in the pews, marking it “Worship Booklet.” Please print a note on the envelope as to who it is in memory of, in honor of or for a special occasion. The cost is $25.
Monthly Newsletter: By the 5th of the month prior to the one you are sponsoring, please drop your payment, in one of the offering envelopes in the pews, marking it “Newsletter.” Please print a note on the envelope as to who it is in memory of, in honor of, or if it is a special occasion. The cost is $250.
Flower Chart: We ask that you place your flower envelope into the offering plate, at least one week before the date you have chosen, so that we have the necessary information for the announcement sheet. The cost is $25.
Altar Care is in need of volunteers to set up for communion one Sunday a month, if you are interested please let Vicki know in the Church Office 407-847-4204.
Annual Wine In-gathering to replenish our sacramental wine will be during the month of November. Blessing of the wine will be on the weekend of November 22nd & 23rd. The table will be set up in the back of the sanctuary starting weekend of November 1 & 2. We use Mogan David Concord Grape or Manischewitz, Concord Grape.
Prayer Requests may be shared with us by printing the information under the Prayer Requests/Concerns section of your attendance card. All prayer requests will be kept on Trinity’s prayer list for three weeks. Please print the first and last names of those persons you are asking us to pray for so that we may put their names on the prayer list. Handwriting is difficult to read, help us to spell names correct.
Trinity Cookzz will be taking a break in November & December and will gather again in January.
You are invited to join Pastor Bill Hayman on the third Sunday of each month for a Worship Service at Good Samaritan Village Health Care Center. Service will begin at 2:15 pm. For more information you may contact Pastor Bill at 407-593-2258.
Thanksgiving Dinner will be held on Sunday,11/23 immediately following the 10:30 am Worship Service in the Family Life Center. Sign up sheet is in the narthex.
Hilltoppers will gather on November 18th and depart from Trinity at 9:30 am for a trip to the Orlando Museum of Art for their Festival of Trees. Cost is $9.00 per person. Please RSVP and let us know your travel preference. Don Peters, email@example.com, 407-873-6173 or Pastor Pete, firstname.lastname@example.org
407-873-6173. Mark you calendars for our Christmas Luncheon on Dec 2, at 12:00 Noon, chili lunch, a Christmas devotion, small gift exchange, cookie exchange, Trinity school singers! More details to follow.
Christmas Poinsettias will be placed in the chancel on Christmas Eve and for the following weekend services on December 27 & 28 and January 3 & 4. If you would like to have a poinsettia placed in memory or honor of someone, please complete the form, which was in your newsletter or pick one up in the narthex, place the completed form with a check (payable to Trinity Lutheran Church) or cash in the amount of $13.00 per plant in an envelope marked “Christmas Poinsettia”. The envelope should be placed in the offering plate, mailed to Trinity or dropped off in the Trinity church office. The cut-off date for receiving the forms and checks/cash will be Friday, December 12th. A list of all dedications will be printed in the bulletins for Christmas Eve services and for the following service on December 27 & 28 week-end and the January 3 & 4 week-end and will appear in the January edition of our newsletter.
Advent Vespers will be held again this year on the following dates at 7:00 pm. December 3rd, 10th & 17th.
The Amazon Smile Program You shop, Amazon gives to Trinity Lutheran Church & School. Click on the following link and begin shopping! Amazon will donate a percentage of your purchases to Trinity Lutheran Church and School. This will link you directly to smile.amazon.com in support of Trinity. http://smile.amazon.com/ch/59-1830170 If you already have an Amazon account it will link them so that when you shop, Trinity will benefit.
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