Save the Dates:
TUMC Raking of the Leaves – Nov 4, 9:30 -11:30 am
Stewardship Celebration Worship & Lunch, with Rev. Jamie Geiger preaching November 19th
Hanging of the Greens – Nov. 26, 4 pm
Trinity All-Church Conference (with lunch provided)- December 10th, 12:30PM (Our District Superintendent will preach in worship)
There are a few dates left for these gatherings with Pastor Wendy…a time to get to know her better, and share some of your hopes and dreams for our congregation. The remaining dates are:
October 21st at 9:00 a.m. at the home of Jennie Schumann and Tom Weaver
October 25th at 10:00 a.m. in the Fireside Room
October 26th at 10:00 a.m. in the Fireside Room
Trinity United Methodist Men are having their “2017 Holiday Nut and Candy Sale” Order forms are available in the office and the Narthex (outside sanctuary). Thank you for your support.
Trinity United Methodist Church Crafters – The UMW will have their annual “Cookie Walk” and Craft sale! We will set up December 9th 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm, the 10th 8:00 am – 12:30 pm. If you are interested in setting up a table of crafts (we ask that you, please make a donation to the UMW Missions. Please contact Janice Farley for further information 847-255-8755. Please continue to check for updated information.
Trinity UMC is committed to Hospitality and SafeSanctuary.
Join us Wednesday, Oct. 18 at 6:30pm in the Fireside Room. We will prioritize our agenda for 2018. All adults, please keep information about yourself and children (0-18 years old) up to date by completing a Student/Child Registration, TUMC-Family Covenant and Authorization for Adult Background Check.
Early Childhood Ministry Coordinator – Trinity is seeking an individual to fill this need at Trinity. Job Descriptions and Applications can be found in the Narthex and Church office.
Adult Bell Choir Director position is open. Share your love of hand bell music with Trinity. Find information in the Narthex or contact Music Director, Ty Mitchell.
Deep Blue Kids (children in PreK-5th grade) will meet Sunday, Oct. 15 at 10:45 am in rooms 203, 204 & 206.
Deep Blue Kids Hangout between services on Sunday mornings beginning at 9:00 a.m. Come to the Art Room 200!
YCOS for students in 6th-12th grades meet Sunday, Oct. 15 at 10:45 am in the Loft. This week: Thought Box Questions. (YCOS: Youth Christian Operating System)
Pastor’s Bible Study meets Sundays at 9:15 a.m. in Trinity Hall.
Disciple Fast Track Bible Study for Busy Lives meets Thursday evenings at 6:00 p.m. in Trinity Hall. This adult Bible study is a wonderful way to get connected at Trinity! Contact email@example.com for more information.
UMW 2018 Book List– The new 2018 UMW book list is in, please see Linda Askeland for the list on Sunday 10:30 service.
Coat Drive – Once again, we will be holding a coat drive this fall. We are looking for clean and gently worn men’s, women’s and children’s coats. All coats collected will be donated to PADS, so they will stay local. We will begin collecting November 2nd through November 12th. A table will be set up for the collection, also if you have scarves, hats, gloves, etc. PADS will also be accepting those donations as well. Please let all your friends and neighbors know! If you have any questions please see Louise Dean via phone 847-640-6825 and email firstname.lastname@example.org
Boy Scout Troop #117 Annual Food Drive for PADS: Saturday October 7th and October 14th. If you would like to make a food donation, please bring it to Fellowship Hall on Saturday, October 14th after 9:00 am.
Support the Troops – We are collecting hand sanitizer, hot chocolate, coffee, tea hand warmers, nuts, trail mix, calendar 2019, wrapping paper & wet wipes in the Narthex. Stay tuned for other needed items in the future.
WINGS provides counseling and support for families and victims of domestic violence. To help with groceries, bring rice, toilet paper, snacks, juice boxes, coffee, tea & cereal to the blue WINGS bin in the Narthex. Also requested are seasonal decorations for Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. (WINGS: Women In Need Growing Stronger)
PADS Ministry – Connect with others who share concern for homeless individuals and families in our community. Volunteers serve a variety of short shifts on Friday evenings, and in many other ways. Contact Barbara Nicpon 847-297-7379. (PADS: Public Action to Deliver Shelter)
PADS & PIZZA – Students in 6th-12 grade meet Friday, October 13 & 27
Update the Church Calendar – Reserve a place to meet. Let others know about new ministry opportunities. Contact Connie or fill in a “Calendar Request” form in the church office.
Altar Flowers are provided by different individuals and groups each week. To sponsor flowers in honor or memory of a loved one, contact Connie in the church office. $20 donations may be placed in an envelope marked “Altar Flowers”.
Annual Christmas Wreath Sale: Boy Scout Troop #117 Order forms are now in the Narthex. Orders and payments can be dropped off in the office no later than November 6th. Pick up will be November 26th after the 10:30 am service. Thank you for your continued support of Troop #117.