Trinity Baptist Church
Saturday, November 29, 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

news & special events

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.  
 
Christmas Worship  Night - Dec. 13 at 7:00pm
Save the date (and grab a friend) for our December Worship Concert, Turning Point, featuring Trinity's Worship Team and Choir.  Come early to get a seat!  Reception to follow.  Limited childcare available - contact Cindy@TrinityNY.org by Dec. 7.
 
Local Missions 100X3 in 15 Campaign
We need 100 NEW hats, scarves and pairs of gloves for children in the Staten Island communities we served through 100 Saturdays.  Bring donations to Trinity from Dec. 1 through Dec. 15.  For details contact:  Localmissions@Trinityny.org
 
Mojitos with World Vision - Dec.10, 7-9pm
Come enjoy a free 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: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/merry-mojitos-tickets-14337141777 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: ihochaplain@gmail.com
 
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: James@TrinityNY.org
 
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 rcs@redeemer.com or 212-370-0475 ext. 1365. 

Announcements

 True Love through Service November 22-30
Let's continue to bless and love others through service this Thanksgiving season. Sign up at hfny.org/volunteer for a variety of individual, group, and family-friendly service opportunities. For details contact:LocalMissions@TrinityNY.org
 
Tuesday Night Women's Bible Study
Following up from True Love, we will focus on developing "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: meredith.gandy@cru.org
 
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:  bethannharper@gmail.com
 
Prayer - Wednesdays and Thursdays
Wednesday 12:15pm and Thursday Thursday from 7:00-9:00pm prayer will not be meeting this week because of Thanksgiving. Both will resume Wednesday, Dec. 3 and Thursday, Dec. 4.  For details contact: ltdwife@aol.com or eliz.c.berg@gmail.com
 
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 AtkinsFJ@gmail.com or Heidi D'Alessandro at hdalessandro@gmail.com
 
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 as an Overnight Host at Homeless Shelter
Volunteers will host homeless guests at an overnight shelter on UES.  Volunteers will interact with guests, sleep in their own private room, and serve breakfast the following morning.  RSVP here for orientation on Sunday, Dec 14 from 1-2:30pm  savina@hfny.org
 
Lead Community-building Events for those with mental disabilities
Lead crafts and build relationship with a group of fun-loving and joyful adults who are living with mental disabilities on the Upper West Side.  Saturday, Dec. 13 from 12-2pm.  RSVP here:  http://www.hfny.org/affiliates/the-bridge-rita-berger-house
 
Help Throw a Christmas Party at All Angels Church
Volunteers will set up and serve a special Christmas meal at a church that serves both homeless and homed congregants.  Sunday, Dec 7 from 5-7:30pm.  Learn more and sign up here: http://hfny.org/affiliates/all-angels-church 
 
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: http://hfny.org/affiliates/shiloh-nyc 
 
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: