Adult Ministry Fall 2015

Contemporary Issues

Wired-WordAdults and senior high youth are invited to meet in the Fireside Room Sunday mornings at 9:15 a.m. Using The Wired Word UM curriculum we explore topics in the media and our world from a Christian perspective.  Contact Sylvia Haas ([email protected]).

monkimageDisciple Fast Track Bible Study for Busy Lives

When was the last time you read the Bible cover to cover?  What if you could thoroughly study Genesis to Revelation starting in September and be finished by Easter? Trinity has an opportunity to be a Beta Test Site for this revolutionary approach to Bible study. In order to complete the 12-week, 75-minute Old Testament classes before Christmas, the series would begin the week of September 13th (actual date and time TBD by the group). A minimum of 4 people must register by September 12 in order to participate as a test site. Contact Jacki Bogolia ([email protected], 630-640-0100) or the church office (847-439-0950) to register.

Children Ministry Fall 2015

deep-blue-kids-bibleDeep Blue: A weekly adventure through the Bible

“In the depths of who I am I rejoice in God my savior.” (Luke 1:47)

Deep Blue is the new awe-inspiring resource for children in PreK through 4th grade at Trinity.  Deep Blue includes adventure, exciting stories, science experiments, arts and crafts, animated video storytelling, and active games – all combined into a living-faith experience that will help children discover what it means to be a disciple of Jesus Christ today!  (

Parents and Sunday school leaders are encouraged to complete the Parent 1-2-3 Information referred to below.  If you missed the parent information meetings held in August please contact Miss Jacki ([email protected]). Sunday school classes resume September 20th.  We look forward to welcoming your family into the Deep Blue  adventure!

kidshangoutKids Hang Out
Children are invited to hang out with Miss Carmen in the Art Room or Kitchen Sunday mornings between 9:15-10:15.  We do art and craft projects and make yummy stuff to eat while the adults sit around and talk.  Join us!

Freed-Up Financial Living

freedupfinancialContinues through March

Freed-Up Financial Living: how to get there with biblical principals:

  • Prioritize your financial goals
  • Develop a personalized spending plan
  • Identify action steps to reduce your expenses
  • Pay down your debt
  • Child care and children’s activities, too!
  • Saturdays in March at 3:30 pm

Questions? Contact Jacki Bogolia at 630-640-0100

Trinity Preschool Silent Auction 2015

Sunday, February 22, 2015

The Trinity Preschool Auction is coming! Please join us for the fun! For over 40 years our preschool has been respected as a center of learning. The board of directors has been busy seeking donations from businesses, but the donations from the church members are always the highlight of the auction.

Will you help?  Be creative!  Make a basket of goodies for a moviegoer, a sports fan, or a child who loves to color.  Tickets to sporting events, concerts, and movies are always well received. Special services or a planned outing are always a hit too.  As part of the fundraiser we will have our wonderful bake sale and we welcome your homemade donations.

Please return the form in “The Tidings” to the church office, or email your information to: TrinityPre-
[email protected], by February 15th to be included in the catalog. (Donations may be dropped off until February 21st.

Coming up in February

Mobile Prayer Kits

Will  be available for personal and  family use during Lent.

Take one “to go” and return it when finished.

Kits are located in the Narthex and Fireside Room

Starts Ash Wednesday, February 18

Faith @4:00 on Saturdays

Freed-Up Financial Living

freedupfinancialFreed-Up Financial Living: how to get there with biblical principals:

  • Prioritize your financial goals.
  • Develop a personalized spending plan.
  • Identify action steps to reduce your expenses.
  • Pay down your debt.
  • Child care and children’s activities, too!
  • Starts February 21st at 3:45 pm

Questions?  Contact Jacki Bogolia

Bible Lab Challenge

for 3rd grade & up starts Feb. 22.

Featuring “What’s in the Bible?” a humorous DVD that explains biblical texts in a very creative way. New and returning Bible Lab students will also enjoy games and prizes as we learn together about God’s Word.