LENT IS ALMOST HERE!
YOUR LENTEN JOURNEY AT TRINITY
Entering Deeper into the Love of God
through Worship, Prayer, Scripture, Learning and Servanthood!
(All Take place in the hall unless otherwise noted)
DAILY BIBLE READING INVITATION
15 minutes a day in God’s Word – from FEB 25th through Easter Sunday April 12th.
With the option to Post your thoughts and reflections on Trinity’s own Bible Study Blog at http://tlcbiblestudy.blogspot.com/
Those who desire to be a part of our online Bible Study BLOG community just need to contact Pastor Keith so he can have the special instructions sent to you.
For those who desire to read the Bible daily but not participate in the BLOG – we suggest a partner to keep in touch with you and encourage you in your discipline. Partnership covenants will be available beginning ASH WEDNESDAY FEB 25th .
Pastor Keith will also be posting a weekly Bible Study based upon the Passion story on the Bible Study Blog – this will be related to the material we will be studying during the Coffee Hour Bible Study and Bread Making Class. Feel free to comment on this Bible Study through your own posts to the Bible Study Blog.
Tuesday Mornings at 8:30AM led by Earline LaCroix
Monthly (WELCA) Ladies Study (Second Tuesday of the Month at 7:30PM)
The Books of Daniel and Esther.
All women welcome!
MEN – 1st Tuesday of the Month at 7:30PM. Topics vary. ALL MEN ALWAYS WELCOME!
Pastor Keith’s Bible Study and Bread Baking
Four SUNDAYS - March 1, 15, 22, 29 at 12:15PM
“Exploring the Passion Story” and “Baking the Breads of Lent and Easter”
March 1st – - The Triumphal Entry and Whole Wheat Matzo
(to be kosher one has to finish making it within 18 minutes – up for the challenge?)
March 15th – The Judas Dilemma and Transitional 6 Braid Challah
(make with a mix of bread flour and whole wheat flour for better nutrition)
March 22nd – The Last Supper/Gethsemane and Chocolate Babka (Think, like a chocolately Bundt cake with chopped pecans and chocolate chips)
March 29th – At the Foot of the Cross and Hot Cross Buns/Easter Morning Biscuits (crisp honey sweetened biscuits perfect to pair with some strong coffee)
Beginning Sunday February 22nd
LENTEN DEVOTIONAL READING BOOK DISPLAY
In the Hall. Sign out a book for your devotional reading this Lent beginning ASH WED.
Weekly Sunday Lenten Services of Holy Communion at 8AM and 10:45AM with the sanctuary decorated for Lent.
Walking the Labyrinth, Bible Study and Soup and Bread Suppers.
March 4th, 11th, 19th*, 25th April 1st
We'll gather at 6:30 for a soup and bread meal. Then, at 7, we'll move chairs outside and light candles at the labyrinth. We'll have a short Bible reading/study (10-15 minutes) and then we'll walk the labyrinth by candlelight.
Imposition of Ashes 7AM and Noon and Holy Communion Worship with Imposition of Ashes at 7:30PM (Prelude music at 7PM)
March 8th Special worship Guest:
Alathea – a charming female duet with five CD’s and the John Lennon Songwriting prize under their belts and a Christian bluegrass folksy sound that is simply irresistible. A single service that day at 10:45AM
7:30PM Service of Holy Communion with Foot Washing and Stripping of the Altar.
From Noon to 3PM – Stations of the Cross at Trinity’s Prayer Labyrinth with the sanctuary open for those who desire a quiet time of prayer and reflection.
Tenebrae (Service of Readings and Shadows) at 7:30PM
Easter Sunrise 6:30AM outdoors in Trinity’s Butterfly Garden
Easter Morning 8AM Service of Holy Communion.
Easter Morning 10:45AM Cantata Service of Holy Communion
INTERGENERATIONAL SUNDAY SCHOOL (IGSS)
MARCH 1 - Trinity’s Annual Ministry Fair returns!
From 9:30AM to 10:30AM Over 30 ministries will be represented around the room to share the story of their ministry and answer questions. Come out to see what the Holy Spirit is doing in and through the people of Trinity! Take the opportunity to follow your gifts and passions and get more involved! Coffee hour will be extra special featuring Fair Trade Coffee and lots of goodies! Exciting stuff!
MARCH 8th Make A Joyful Noise! We focus on the role of music in worship with Special guest, Christian recording artist Alathea.
MARCH 15th PRAYER: The Basics - what is it, types, how and why and so forth
including Psalms, the prayerbook of the Bible
MARCH 22nd PRAYER: Walking the Prayer Labyrinth
March 29th PRAYER: THE LORD's PRAYER. Presented by our Confirmands
APRIL 5th Palm Sunday: Special program
April 12th Easter Sunday: Egg Hunt and other special activities!
SOME KEY SERVANT OPPORTUNITIES
Feeding the Hungry at First Lutheran, Fort Lauderdale
March 18th and April 15th.
Sign up on your worship slip or contact Nancy Berger, Jean Myers or Rhonda Roberts.
Trinity’s Week to serve the Coalition to End Homelessness’ Church-based Shelter Program March 23rd through March 27th. Sign up at worship or contact Lyn Joseph or the church office.
BOLD Justice is a network of 25 churches and synagogues joined together to do justice in Broward County. Affordable Dental Care and Affordable Housing were last year’s two issues with Jobs, Wages, and Unemployment joining this year. Once the organization researches the issues, they define what can be won and rally together with meet with those who have the power and authority to change and deliver justice. And good things happen when we join together! Last year over $800,000 was won to help Broward County’s most needy receive dental care.
BOLD Justice Rally March 5th at 7PM
BOLD Justice Nehemiah Action! Thursday April 2nd at 7PM
Contact Janean Baumal or Verel Joly or the office for more information.