Women's Bible Studies
Title: Women’s Drop-In Bible Study - In His Eyes – Becoming the Woman God Made You to Be
Facilitator: Kathy Zappitell
Day/Time: Wednesday, 9:30-11:00 a.m.
Location: Board Room
Continues: Through April 26, 2017
Join us as your schedule allows from 9:30-11:00 am on Wednesday mornings in the Board Room. Topics we will cover are: What we believe shapes who we become; Wholly forgiven; Handpicked by God; Abundantly blessed. And, the second part examines: Transformed by God again and again; You are new, new, new; God’s masterpiece; You are connected; You are an overcomer, and more. We are friendly, prayerful, and welcoming to all!
Title: “Redeemed” by Angela Thomas-Pharr
Instructor: Becki Konkel
Day/Time: Tuesday, 7:00-8:30 pm
Location: Room #207
Begins: April 25, 2017
In this 7-session Bible study, Angela Thomas-Pharr explores the practical side of redemption and what it means to experience the grace to live every day better than before. In this study you will:
- Discover the beautiful theology of being redeemed and what it means for your everyday life.
- Set your focus on Jesus for His help and hope as you continue being redeemed.
- Engage in 40 days of prayer as you read through the Psalms.
Books are $13.00 and must be ordered by April 17 from Becki Konkel @ 586-292-0912. Call or text to sign up for the class and order a book.
WELLIES GROUPFor moms of infants, toddlers, and school-aged children. Please click here to register.
LADIES LUNCHLadies 20 something to 40ish, plan to meet monthly for lunch and casual conversation—this is not your grandmas group, but a chance for ladies to gather for fellowship and laughter. Contact Deaconess Brenna Nunes to be added to the Facebook messenger invite list. Text 312.952.6754 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
DIANA’S ANGELSOutreach to families who have lost premature babies or newborns, usually meets first Saturday of each month. Contact Janet Schaaf 586-566-0077.
L.W.M.L. – LUTHERAN WOMEN’S MISSIONARY LEAGUE
The LWML meets the second Monday of September, November, January, March and May. Regular meetings feature Bible study, mission speakers, reports, projects, devotions, and mites.
Officers of the LWML
Co-Presidents -- Gail Terey, Melissa Maliskey
Secretary -- Phyllis McGrady
Treasurer -- Bev Hepner
Christian Growth -- Judy Hawley, Cheryl Sy
Mission Service -- Noreen Mullen, Anna Nieman
Social Committee -- Joanne Stange, Phyllis Hamilton
April 10, 2017 - Work on Mission Project: to assemble bead witness bracelet kits to be used when our people go out on mission trips. We have materials to put together 1,000 bracelets so we need your help! Join us from 10:00am to 12:00pm in the Meeting Lounge for a time of good fellowship and fun. Questions? Call Gail Terey at 586-946-4946.
April 21, 2017 - Quilting: Bring your favorite scissors and a snack if you need one. As always we welcome new people who want to join us. We can teach you to tie the simple knot that holds the quilt pieces together. Questions? Call Gail Terey at 586-946-4946
April 22, 2017 - LUTHERAN WOMEN'S MISSIONARY LEAGUE SPRING MINI RALLY Plan to attend the LWML Evergreen Zone Spring Mini Rally to be held at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 47120 Romeo Plank Road, Macomb, MI (Corner of 21 Mile and Romeo Plank) on Saturday, April 22. Registration begins at 9:00am and the morning will conclude with a brunch. Our servant events will be rolling bandages and making soap saver bags. Please bring non-perishable food items for Immanuel's Community Food Bank. All women are welcome to attend! Questions or need a ride? Call Gail Terey at 586-946-4946.
May 8, 2017 - Get to Know Pastor Chris Troxel
Donation to Seminary Food Pantry
May 12, 2017 - Quilting
Motto: "With these hands we serve the Lord." As Trinity's oldest organization founded in 1896, for over 115 years the Trinity Ladies Aid has fulfilled this motto.
Mission: Assist in and support projects the congregation has adopted. Provide its members an opportunity for spiritual growth, service, and fellowship. Help with the interior and exterior improvements of the church properties.
Membership: All women who are communicant members of Trinity Lutheran Church may join.
Meetings: Held the first Wednesday of the month. Alternate between noon luncheon and 7:00 pm evening dessert meetings. No meetings are held in July and August.
Special Events: Special events are an outing in June and a Christmas celebration in December.
Fundraisers/Funding: Rummage sales in spring and fall. Euchre parties in January, February, and March. Knife sales throughout the year. Freewill offerings at meetings.
Prepare and serve funeral luncheons upon request.
Prepare baptismal napkins, banners, and candles.
Purchase the Portals of Prayer devotional booklets for use by the congregation and the pastors and elders when doing shut-in calls.
Prepare and serve meals for Friday Flock, the Trinity ministry to those in assisted living who come for a worship service the first Friday of the month.
Prepare and serve meals for special events.
Pay for the altar flowers when no other special request from the congregation has been made.
President -- Cathy Haslett
Vice President -- Gwen Hodgins
Secretary -- Chris Matwiejczyk
Treasurer -- Diane Peebles
Rummage Sale Coordinators:
Diane Ewert -- email@example.com
Diana Mersino -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Diane Peebles -- email@example.com
Joan Pochert -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Genny Landerschier -- email@example.com
We would love to expand our activities, but need more members to accomplish this. If you are interested in being the hands and feet of Jesus within our congregation, please consider joining Ladies' Aid. Watch the Evangelist for announcements of the regular meetings or contact President Cathy Haslett at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PRAYER CHAINCoordinator - Jeanne Touchette
E-mail prayer requests to Jeanne at: email@example.com or call Trinity’s private prayer line anytime at 586-739-4279.