Trinity Baptist Church
Monday, November 24, 2014
An international and multi-generational community dedicated to making disciples of Jesus who are growing in faith, obedience, & joy, as we go out to advance God's kingdom

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Breaking News 

Trinity Office Will be Closed for Thanksgiving
The Trinity office will be closed on Thanksgiving day and the Friday after Thanksgiving. The office will re-open on Monday, Dec. 1.  
Pack Thanksgiving  Boxes of Love - November 22
Come join Cru to pack Thanksgiving Boxes of Love for families in need on Saturday, November 22, in Long Island City. Children  are  welcome but if under age 18, they must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. To register,  Click on Volunteer -- Volunteer Opportunities --  Box of Love Packing Parties. 
Thank You for Supporting Our Troops
Thank you for your donations and written cards for our service men and women serving in Eastern Europe. Their hearts will be filled with joy this Thanksgiving because of your generous heart!
Mojitos with World Vision
Come enjoy a mojito with World Vision's NYC community, and learn how you can support an invaluable World Vision program based right in our backyard. To RSVP and learn more: 504 E. 63rd Street, 38th floor.
Need to Talk?
Need someone to talk to about, well, anything? Want to meet up or chat on the phone? Fill out a green "Need to Talk" card and drop it in the box as you leave the narthex. A rep from our Mercy Ministry will be in contact with you within the week. For details contact:
Check Out the Connect Center in Fellowship Hall
Come visit us at the Connect Center in Fellowship Hall on Sundays after both services where you can get details and information on all of the possible ways to connect at Trinity. Small groups, workshops, ministry opportunities, service projects, etc. For details contact:
Counseling Services at Trinity
Trinity is partnering with Redeemer Counseling Services (RCS) and has a counselor on-site on Fridays.  For info or to schedule an appointment, please contact the RCS Coordinator at or 212-370-0475 ext. 1365. 


 True Love through Service November 22-30
Let's continue to bless and love others through service this Thanksgiving season. Sign up at for a variety of individual, group, and family-friendly service opportunities. For details
GodQuest Packing Party for Our Troops
November 23 at 9:30 am in Classroom B/C. For details contact:
Tuesday Night Women's Bible Study
Following up from True Love, we will focus on changing "A Critical Attitude to an Attitude of Love." We will watch a DVD by Rev. James MacDonald and then discuss the topic in small groups. All women welcome! For details contact:
Wednesday Women's Bible Study
Please join the WWBS this semester as we work through Beth Moore's
 new study, Children of the Day 1 & 2 Thessalonians. We meet from 9:45-12:00 pm, and childcare is available for a fee. For details contact:
Prayer - Wednesdays and Thursdays
Wednesday 12:15pm and Thursday Thursday from 7:00-9:00pm prayer will not be meeting next week because of Thanksgiving. Both will resume Wednesday, Dec. 3 and Thursday, Dec. 4.  For details contact: or
Problem People in Your Life?
Are you experiencing conflict in your relationships with a co-worker, friend, or loved one? If you are in need of support, please connect with the Trinity Peacemakers Team. Fred Atkins at or Heidi D'Alessandro at
Are You Getting Your Coffee Break Verses?
If you would like to receive your Coffee Break Verses (a quick devotional each day via email), you can click here. Once you sign up, you will receive a confirmation email. You must respond to that email (confirm) before you will start receiving your daily emails. If you don’t receive a confirmation immediately after signing up, or if you signed up for the Coffee Break Verses but haven’t been receiving them, it could be that the confirmation email that was sent to you ended up in your junk mail file due to filters, etc. If so, check your junk email file. Once you respond, you should start receiving the verses.

Volunteer Opportunities Around The City

Serve at the Great Thanksgiving Banquet
Volunteers will serve a Thanksgiving meal to homeless guests at the NYC Rescue Mission on Monday, November 24, from 2:30 to 4:00 pm or from 4:00 to 5:30 pm. RSVP for either shift:
Prepare Turkeys at Bowery Mission Transitional Center
Volunteers will prepare and carve turkeys and prepare ingredients for BMTC's Thanksgiving dinner. Nov. 24, 25, and 26 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. RSVP:
Lead Weekly Small Groups for High School Youth
Volunteers lead and mentor high school youth in small groups, spending time with them over dinner, current events, devotional, and hang-out time. Wednesdays from 6:00-8:00 pm at E. 80th Street and Madison Avenue. RSVP: 
Teach GED or ESL at The Father's Heart
There are many ways to serve immigrants, the homeless, and the elderly at The Father's Heart. Volunteers are needed to teach ESL or GED on Saturdays from 9:45 to 11:30 am. Learn more and RSVP here: