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

CLICK LINKS below to learn more about upcoming events:

NEW COFFEE, TEA, AND TALK SERIES begins Sunday, April 27, at 10:00 a.m. in Wagenhals Hall.  Each of the four-session series will feature one of the videos from the Nooma Video Series (www.Nooma.com) by Rob Bell, former pastor at Mars Hill Bible Church in Michigan.  The videos will assist in genereating conversations about living our faith and encouraging fellowship with fellow members.  The Nooma Video Series is of interest to adults of all ages. Plan now to attend.

STEEL DRUMS ENSEMBLES TO "PREMIER" NEXT WEEKThe two new steel drum ensembles of Trinity English will play for the first time Sunday, April 27, and will be a part of the Sunday, May 4, May Music Festival worship services at 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. Trinity English is the first church in the Fort Wayne area to start a steel drum ensemble, and the music from our groups will add to the festive nature of the Easter season.

E3 FINE ARTS DISPLAYApril 27 to May 4, art created by the E3 PreK-6th graders will be on display in the Seeds of Faith Gathering Area.  See artwork and pictures from the arts components such as ornaments, newspaper art, and boomwhackers to duct tape creations, drama, and a bell banner.  The E3 Ribbons of Prayer will also be on display starting April 27 in the Nave.

EUCHARISTIC MINISTRY—LEARN AND GROW:  Share in this opportunity to learn how to take the elements of bread, wine, and Word to a neighbor unable to attend worship.  Our Hands: Practicum in How, When, & Where (for NEW and Ongoing Eucharistic Ministers) is offered on Wednesday, April 30, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. OR Saturday, May 3, 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.  Direct questions to either Pastor Haller KHaller@TrinityEnglish.org or Janet Altmeyer JAltmeyer@TrinityEnglish.org or call them at 426-3424.

CALLING ALL SOFTBALL PLAYERS—Trinity English needs players for the co-ed Lutheran League—sign up now—season starts May 15.  Call Kurt Walborn at 260-410-9865 or Aaron Dohring at 260-341-9612 or aarond2013@gmail.com.

CAR WASH TICKETS AVAILABLE—Support Youth Choir:  To raise funds for the Youth Choir trip to London, Mike’s Car Wash tickets can be purchased now through May 6. It is great way to get the winter salt off your vehicles, and fifty percent of the proceeds goes to the choir.  Tickets are $8.00 each and may be purchased from a youth choir member, the music staff, or the receptionist desk during normal busines hours, Monday through Friday.  Contact:  Bob Hobby at RHobby@TrinityEnglish.org or call 260-426-3424.

FRIDAYS IN MAYMay 2 | 12:10-12:40 p.m. | Wagenhals Hall
Laura Dallman Rorick - Piano
A Sandwich Lunch Follow the Program
Click Fridays in May link to see the complete schedule for 2014.

ANNUAL MAY MUSIC FESTIVAL will take place at the 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. services on Sunday, May 4. Special anthems and hymns will be shared by the Celebration Ringers and Trinity Ringers; and by members of the Chancel, Youth, Junior, Children’s choirs accompanied by members of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic.  Plan to attend May Music, and consider bringing friends, neighbors, and coworkers.

HAVE YOU MADE YOUR PHOTO APPOINTMENT?  Appointments may be made after Thursday and Sunday worship services or sign up now on-line for your portrait session.  Days and times for photo opportunities are:
     >Tuesday, April 29, through Friday, May 2, from 2:00 to 8:50 p.m. each day
     >Tuesday, May 6, through Friday, May 9,  from 2:00 to 8:50 p.m. each day
     >Tuesday, May 13, through Friday, May 16, from 2:00 to 8:50 p.m. each day
     >Saturdays, May 3, 10, or 17, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:50 p.m.
     >Friday, May 30, 1:00 to 9:30 p.m., ADDITIONAL NEW DAY
     >Saturday, May 31, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m,, ADDITIONAL NEW DAY
Questions, contact Tim Robison, at 483-9390 or doxiedad77@gmail.com.

APRIL 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:

      Peanut butter for Wellspring Interfaith Social Services.

Questions, contact Janet Altmeyer at (260) 426-3424 or JAltmeyer@TrinityEnglish.org.

WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS' INSERT
    > Thursday/Sunday, April 24/27, 2014
    > Sunday, April 20, 2013

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ANNUAL REPORTClick link to download report for 2013-2014.

OPPORTUNITIES for Worship, Education, Service AT TRINITY ENGLISH:  If you have questions and would like more information, please call 260-426-3424 or e-mail TrinityEnglish@TrinityEnglish.org.

Adult Education Prospective Member Class
Book Club Senior Men
Caring Ministries

E3

Exploring, Experiencing and Expressing Our Faith Through the Arts

Contributions and Giving Trinity English Women of the ELCA
Music Youth and Children's Ministries

HELPING HANDS CENTER for Special Needs Children provides services on the campus of Trinity English. To learn more and for contact information visit their website. Website Link

Worship Times Prayer Request Form Weekly Scripture Readings

FALL/WINTER/SPRING
WORSHIP SCHEDULE
Through Sunday,
May 18, 2014

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.

High School and Adult
Education Hour

10:00 a.m.

Nursery Care
9, 10, and 11 a.m.

EVENING PRAYER
4:00 p.m., Nave
2nd Sunday of
each month from
September
through May
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The members of the Trinity English Prayer Ministry are called to share your concerns, joys, sorrows and thanksgivings with God through prayer.

Click Here to Submit Your Prayer Requests
View Bible Readings for Week of April 21

Event Calendar
Taking Faith Home
Family Album


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