Welcome to Trinity English Lutheran Church! Rooted in the Good News of Jesus Christ, Trinity English provides many and varied ways for everyone to grow in faith, hope and love. Therefore, see what is going on at Trinity English and make yourself at home by taking part in its life and ministry.

Peace and Joy in Jesus Christ,
Pastor Gary M. Erdos

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CHRISTMAS CAROLING—Sunday, December 21 . . . All ages are invited to participate!  We will have lunch at noon and then head out by chartered bus at 12:30 p.m. to carol.  The bus will return to church by 2:30 p.m.  Help share God’s love.

JOIN US FOR CHRISTMAS EVE WORSHIP SERVICES:
    •    6:30 p.m. — Family Service at the Manger
    •    9:00 p.m. — Candlelight Christmas Service of the Word
    •    11:00 p.m. — Candlelight Christmas Service of Holy Communion
    •    8:30 and 10:30 p.m. — Prelude:  The Chancel Choir of Trinity English, accompanied by chamber orchestra, will present “A Cycle of Carols” by Jonathan Rathbone for the pre-service music.

ADDITIONAL UPCOMING WORSHIP SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES:

~ First Sunday of Christmas/Holy Innocents Sunday ~
Thursday, December 25, 2014
NO Evening Worship Service in Krauss Chapel
Christmas Blessings to All
Sunday, December 28, 2014
8:00 a.m. ~ Krauss Chapel
NO 9:00 a.m. Worship Service
11:00 a.m. ~ Nave
Carol Services of Holy Communion

~ New Year’s Eve Service ~
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
5:30 p.m. ~ Krauss Chapel
Service of Holy Communion

~ Epiphany of Our Lord ~
Thursday, January 1, 2015
NO Evening Worship Service
Sunday, January 4, 2015
8:00 a.m. ~ Krauss Chapel
9:00 and 11:00 a.m. ~ Nave
Services of Holy Communion

~ Baptism of Our Lord ~
Thursday, January 8, 2015
7:00 p.m. ~ Krauss Chapel
Sunday, January 11, 2015
8:00 a.m. ~ Krauss Chapel
9:00 and 11:00 a.m. ~ Nave
Services of Holy Communion

HOLIDAY CHURCH OFFICE HOURS
December 24—8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
December 25 & 26 Closed
December 31—8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
January 1 & 2—Closed

YOUNG ADULT MEET UP/CHRISTMAS PARTYSunday, December 28, 12:30 to 3:00 p.m. at 816 Pint and Slice (816 South Calhoun Street). Young Adults age 18-35 are invited to meet up at 816 Pint and Slice to connect, reconnect, and to hear about what the Young Adult Ministries group is planning for next year. Pizza and drinks will be provided. To RSVP or for more information please contact Pastor Ben Sloss at 765-236-6535 or bsloss@trinityenglish.org.

FINE ARTS TRIP TO NEW YORK—There are limited seats available for the New York trip, May 14-18, 2015. For further information about the trip contact Bob Hobby at the church office RHobby@TrinityEnglish.org.

CHRISTMAS NEWSLETTER—A newsletter was received from The Rev. Timothy and Mari McKenzie missionaries stationed in Japan which Trinity English sponsors. Click link to read McKenzie Letter.
: Caring Ministries at Trinity English invites you to participate in providing the following items for those with special needs in the community:

      Angel Ministry donations of gift cards and checks for distribution to members and neighbors at Christmas and throughout the year.  Click this link to download Angel Ministry Gifts formContact Janet Altmeyer at 260-426-3424 or an e-mail to JAltmeyer@TrinityEnglish.org if you have questions about Sharing Care In-Kindness.

Drop off items on the east side of the Seeds of Faith Gathering Area.  Questions, contact Janet Altmeyer at (260) 426-3424 or JAltmeyer@TrinityEnglish.org.

WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS' INSERT
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FALL/WINTER/SPRING
WORSHIP SCHEDULE

Through Sunday, May 17, 2015


THURSDAYS
7:00 p.m., Krauss Chapel

SUNDAYS
8:00 a.m., Krauss Chapel
9:00 a.m., Nave
11:00 a.m.,
Nave

Sunday School

9:00 and 11:00 a.m.

EVENING PRAYER
4:00 p.m., Nave
2nd Sunday of each
month year-round

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