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

Special Trinity English Links and Updates

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Daylight Saving Time Ends Sunday, November 2, 2014, clocks fall back one hour.

THE AMERICAN BOY CHOIR will perform on Tuesday, October 28, at 7:00 p.m. in the Nave.  A freewill offering will be received.  America’s premiere concert boy choir of 30 singers, will present an engaging program that will inspire and entertain at Trinity English.  They have performed with world class ensembles, such as the New York Philharmonic and the Boston Symphony, to pop icons, Beyonce and Sir Paul McCartney, and will be featured in an upcoming movie.  Click here for additional information on the American Boychoir.

WELCA Wellspring Halloween Party—Friday, October 31, 10:00 a.m. at Wellspring.  Wear a funny hat or any kind of a Halloween hat. You will have a great time.  At noon we’ll adjourn for lunch to Paula’s Seafood Restaurant, 1732 West Main Street.  To ensure a spot at the luncheon table, please call Nancy Graham Sites at 260-436-5841 or Sanna Maloy at 260-436-9207 for a reservation.

FESTIVE ALL SAINTS SUNDAY—November 2, Worship Services in the Nave at 9:00 & 11:00 a.m.  Join us as we honor the lives of those in the church triumphant; the services will be enriched with special music for brass and handbells.

FALL BARBEQUE—Trinity English Young Adult Ministries is hosting a BBQ following the 11:00 a.m. worship service on Sunday, November 2.  Join us for some delicious smoked BBQ and hear a bit about what young adults are up to at Trinity English!

CHORAL EVENING PRAYER—On Sunday, November 9, at 4:00 p.m. the Chancel Choir, harp, organ, and percussion will offer Leonard Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms during the Evening Prayer Worship Service.  Evening Prayer is a reflective way to complement Sunday morning services.  And, if you are not able to be present for morning liturgies, consider attending this “peaceful” service.

SPECIAL MUSIC THROUGHOUT NOVEMBER—November is full of special music in our worship services. In addition to the weekly presence and offerings of Trinity English’s Youth Choir at 9:00 and Chancel Choir at 11:00, other special music is planned to highlight the themes of each Sunday. Click link to learn more.

PROSPECTIVE MEMBER CLASS—Classes will be held on November 2, at 10:00 a.m.; and on November 9 at 12:15 p.m. in the Seeds of Faith Gathering Area.  Lunch will be served on the 9th.  Reception of new members will take place on November 16 at 11:00 a.m.  To learn more contact Pastor Erdos by phone at (260) 426-3424 or e-mail him at GErdos@TrinityEnglish.org.

ALTERNATIVE CHRISTMAS is Sunday, November 9, 2014  from 8a-12:30p.  This year we are taking a new approach!  We are featuring a phenomenal project through Lutheran World Relief (LWR) for Indonesia.  All gifts for this project will be matched dollar for dollar through the Trinity English Foundation.  David Wangaard from LWR will speak at all three services and give a presentation at 10a in Wagenhals Hall.  WELCA invites you to become involved with the Indonesia project and will also offer you the opportunity to purchase Divine Chocolate, coffee, dips and mixes, and a few other new items.  Credit cards, cash and checks will be accepted for the food items and for the Indonesia project we can accept only cash or checks.  Click this link for more information on Building a Resilient Food Supply for Indonesia. Question, contact Connie Gerber at (260) 436-3213.

Enneagram:  REUNIONTM WorkshopSaturday, November 1, 2014, in Wagenhals Hall from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Cost for the workshop is $35.00 for one person or $50.00 for two people.  The reservation deadline is Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  Click this link for additional Enneagram Information and Reservation Form.

OCTOBER SHARING CARE IN-KINDNESS: Caring Ministries at Trinity English invites you to participate in providing the following items for those with special needs in the community:

      Canned Kidney Beans for Wellspring Interfaith Social Services.
      Holiday Hand Towels for Thanksgiving Angel Ministry meal distribution.
      Holiday Meal Donations click link for holiday meal donation list.


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
    > Thursday/Sunday, October 23/26, 2014
    > Thursday/Sunday, October 16/19, 2014


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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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