Trinity Baptist Church
Thursday, February 26, 2015
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

Songwriting Workshop!
Our monthly songwriting workshop meets today, Thursday, February 26, at 6:30 pm.  All are welcome to come and hear from our artists as we share new songs.  For more information, or to get on the roster to share a song of your own, contact: Beth@TrinityNY.org
 
XO Marriage Conference at Trinity
Join marriage expert Jimmy Evans on February 27 & 28 for a marriage-building simulcast offered for just $20 per couple. To register, go to http://xomarriageconference.com/#Register   For details contact:James@TrinityNY.org
 
Have You Done Alpha Yet?
Join us on Sunday at 1:30 pm in Fellowship Hall. This week we'll be considering how God heals today. All are invited and lunch and materials are provided. For details contact:James@TrinityNY.org
 
Join the Rwanda Mission Trip in July 2015!
Sign up for the next Rwanda mission trip! A trip commitment is due by March 8, but it's never too early to sign up. If you are interested or for details contact: Rwanda_Missions@TrinityNY.org
 

Women's Night
Come have a fun night connecting with other women for dinner, door prizes, and great community! On Thursday, March 12 at 7:00 pm, Women of Vision will feature an amazing panel of people who will address a variety of issues on empowering & protecting women in developing countries. No RSVP needed.

Men's Bible Study Fellowship
There are three spots left for the new Men's Bible Study Fellowship Group which meets on Thursday nights at 6:30 pm in Fellowship Hall. If interested contact: James@TrinityNY.org 
 
 
 

Announcements

 

Are You Ready to Spring Forward?
Don't forget to move your clocks forward by one hour on March 8 at 2:00 am.  That means you'll get to come to church an hour earlier that day! 
 
End of Year Giving Reports
The end of year giving reports for Trinity Baptist Church were sent electronically this year.  Hard copies will not be sent this year. If you didn't receive your report for 2014 and you need your report for tax purposes, Contact: Joanne@TrinityNY.org 
 
Second Sundays on March 8
On the second Sunday of the month, we'd like to invite visitors to go out after services for a free brunch after the 9:30 am service or lunch after the 11:15 am service.  Just fill out a yellow card and meet your host at the Connect Center in Fellowship Hall. For details contact: James@TrinityNY.org
 
Calling All Singers!!
2015 has had a quiet beginning, but Easter is coming and we are going to SHOUT HALLELUJAH to the rafters!
Choir rehearsals for Easter Sunday begin Wednesday, March 18, at 7:00 pm. All are welcome - bring a friend! It's time to SING! Contact: Beth@trinityny.org
 
 Neighborhood Monthly Arts Gathering March 20 at 7:00 pm
Join CAELA (Christian Arts Entrepreneurs, Leaders and Advocates) and Trinity's Worship Arts ministry for our monthly gathering of NYC artists and arts lovers.  Third Friday of each month.  For details contact: 
 
The Bunny Needs Help Again!
1,000 plastic colored eggs filled with small wrapped candies are needed for our kids' Easter activities. Donate a dozen or more if you are able! Any amount is appreciated. Drop them off any time until Thursday, March 26.  Contact: Cindy@trinityny.org
 
Easter Passion Walk - Volunteers Needed
Trinity's Passion Walk is Saturday, March 28, and we need YOU to play a role or serve behind the scenes to help the story come alive for our 1st-5th graders! No experience needed, just give us a few hours on Saturday morning. Contact: amandagrundy@gmail.com
 
 Tuesday Night Women's Bible Study
Our winter session will go through March 3. With study guide and DVD, Andy Stanley takes us on a journey through the Gospels as he traces Jesus' teaching on what it means to follow. Jesus wants us to walk with Him. The group meets from 7:00-9:00 pm in Fellowship Hall. For details contact: meredith.gandy@cru.org
 
Tuesday 20s  Women's Bible Study Resumes in March
We will resume our study, Discerning the Voice of God  by Priscilla Shirer, on Tuesday, March 3. The group meets from 7:00-9:00 pm in Classroom A. For details contact: susannah.atkins@gmail.com
 
Men's Tuesday Night Bible Study
This study explores 2 Kings! All are welcome - no previous attendance or preparation required. For details contact: Mens_Ministries@TrinityNY.org
 
Wednesday Women's Bible Study
Is the winter weather getting you down and you feel that you need an attitude adjustment? Join women of all ages for Lord, Change My Attitude, by James MacDonald. Childcare available for a fee. The group meets from 9:45 am to 12:00 pm. For details contact: bethannharper@gmail.com
 
Prayer - Wednesdays and Thursdays
Come pray with us on Wednesdays at 12:15 pm in the sanctuary. Thursday Prayer meets  at 7:00 pm in Classroom A. For details contact: ltdwife@aol.comeliz.c.berg@gmail.com, or Prayerrequest@trinityny.org
 
Thursday Night Hangout
The Walk, Trinity's 20s-30s group, is kicking off a new hangout event called, "Thursday Night Hangout." Every third Thursday, we'll meet at a restaurant or bar and hang out. For details contact Lee: davis113@mail.wlu.edu
 
Neighborhood Monthly Arts Gathering March 20 at 7pm
Join CAELA (Christian Arts Entrepreneurs, Leaders and Advocates) and Trinity's Worship Arts ministry for our monthly gathering of NYC artists and arts lovers.  Third Friday of each month.  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: James@TrinityNY.org
 
"Freed-Up Financial Living" Course
Want to gain a firm biblical understanding of your finances and spending? Timothy Tien and Martin Poole, CFP, are leading Sundays for 6 weeks at 11:15 am in Classroom B/C. For details contact: patsfaninnyc@gmail.com or gmpnyny@gmail.com
 
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.
 
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 sanctuary. A rep from our Mercy Ministry will be in contact with you within the week. For details contact: ihochaplain@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 Breakfast at St. Paul's House
Are you a morning person? Serve a hot breakfast to homeless guests on Mondays and Fridays from 7:00 to 9:00 am in Midtown West. RSVP at http://hfny.org/affiliates/st-pauls-house
 
Build Relationships with Young Adults Aged Out of Foster Care
Mature, Christian volunteers will lead activities and build mentoring relationships with residents aged 18-25. Learn more and sign up here: http://hfny.org/affiliates/neighborhood-coalition-for-shelter
 
Visit Elderly Residents at Worship Service
Volunteers will assist with various elements of the worship service at a nursing home and spend time with the residents to build relationships with them. Sundays from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. RSVP online http://www.hfny.org/affiliates/dewitt-nursing-home