Announcements for July 25, 2021
Our Life Together:
This past week Trinity lost a friend, Nancy Putty. The funeral will be held at Stauffer Funeral Home at 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, MD. The viewing will be on Tuesday, July 27th from 1-3pm and the funeral from 3-4pm. Interment to be held on Wednesday, July 28th at 10am at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Suitland, MD.
In Person Sanctuary Worship We are striving to make our Indoor Worship services “touchless” to prevent the spread of germs. We are currently requiring masks in the Sanctuary to make our environment safer for children and for singing. Pre-registration is no longer needed.
Germantown Help Food Donations This Sunday at Outdoor Worship please bring food items to donate to the Germantown Help food closet. Food items that are always needed include: breakfast cereal, spaghetti sauce, mac and cheese, peanut butter, jelly, tuna fish and other canned meats, canned fruits/vegetables/soup, pasta.
It Takes Many Hands to Host Worship – Volunteers are needed to serve as ushers, greeters, readers, and tech support at outdoor services. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to help with one or more outdoor worship services this Spring/summer.
New Prayer Call Phone Number Join us for prayer, M-F at noon. We are using a new dial-in number. Phone Number: 425-436-6328 Access Code: 566790
Children’s Ministry News:
Children are invited to attend In-Person Worship and will be invited to go to Godly Play (Sunday School) following the Children’s Moment each Sunday. During the month of August children will be continuing to explore books in our Sacred Worth Series and doing activities that connect the stories to their faith. Children will be spending their time outdoors and will need to continue to wear a mask.
Sunday, July 25th – Children are invited to attend Outdoor Worship at 7pm with a special time of water balloon fun following the service
Virtual VBS August 2-4 10am-Noon on Zoom in partnership with Grace UMC in Gaithersburg The Zoom will include an introduction to the day, music, a Bible story, craft, science lesson, and a snack. Families will receive a packet of materials prior to start, stay tuned for pick up dates and times. Children from K-5th grade are welcome. Feel free to invite children you know that might not be a part of Trinity already. Please sign up by clicking on this form.
Seeking Volunteers – If you are interested in assisting with our children’s ministry at Trinity, please let us know. There are jobs of a variety of experience and commitment levels – we welcome all!
For any questions or concerns regarding Children’s Ministry please contact Holli Vining at email@example.com
Trinity Youth News:
Youth are invited to attend Outdoor Worship this Sunday at 7pm
Summer Evenings in the Spirit – August 9,10, 11th 6pm-8:30pm for middle and high schoolers. Join Trinity youth for three evenings of gathering together to pray, play, and serve. Students will serve at the Stargazing Animal Sanctuary (Monday) and the Germantown Help Pantry (Tuesday) and celebrate a bonfire/pizza party (Wednesday). This event is free and friends are welcome, but please sign up by August 1st. Students will complete 3 SSL hours during the program. Please click here to sign up. For questions please contact Ben Long at firstname.lastname@example.org
Worship Format- Next Six Weeks
July 25 – Outdoor Worship, 7pm
August 1 – All Together Zoom Worship, 10am
August 8 – Sanctuary Worship and Group Zoom Worship at 10am
August 15 – Sanctuary Worship and Group Zoom Worship at 10am
August 22 – Sanctuary Worship and Group Zoom Worship at 10am
August 29 – Outdoor Worship at 7pm, Rev. Bonnie’s last Sunday before Sabbatical leave