April memory verse: “Therefore, do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.” Matthew 6:34 (NIV)
Join us this Holy week, today, Good Friday, for our Tenebrae service at 7:00 p.m. and Easter Sunday for our service at 10:00 a.m.
Our church building will remain closed through the end of April. Church services, with 10 participants or less, with permission from the governor, will be filmed from the sanctuary. We are extremely pleased we are able to worship through live stream services this way together and hope you will tune in through our Youtube channel. You can access this through our website. Remember, we are available by email, phone and our website. If you need anything, please let us know. The food closet continues to operate on the regular schedule.
Worship Opportunities—All worship is live stream only
Sunday, 10:00 a.m. One Sunday service--live stream
Monday, 4:00 p.m. Children’s program with scripture, music and a craft
Tuesday, 7:00 p.m. Bible study on Psalms led by Pastor Jay.
Friday, 7:00 p.m. Live Stream Good Friday Tenebrae worship service--This will be an uplifting time of worship and praise for the whole family.
DIRECTIONS FOR WORSHIP—Here’s how to join us for worship. Access is very easy.
On our homepage you will find a link to upcoming services and other worship opportunities (Sunday at 10:00 am, Monday 4:00 pm, Tuesday at 7:00 pm, Thursday at 7:00 pm and Friday at 7:00 pm).
Click on the link and it will begin to play.
You will find a connection card link. Be sure to fill this out.
Through our website, we have made giving easier than ever.
There is a link to our online giving portal.
Most bank online platforms (desktop, tablet or smartphone) allow you to set up your giving the same way you pay your cable bill.
If you prefer, you can mail your offering to the church.
Food Closet - The Trinity food closet is remaining open for our regular hours, Tuesday from 6:00-7:30 p.m., Thursday from, 3:30-5:00 p.m. and Saturday from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. We are accepting food and monetary donations. Donations should be dropped off at the school entrance. We especially need macaroni and cheese, pet food and baby food. Check out the Facebook page for more details. We also need food closet volunteers… If you are interested in volunteering please contact Mary Kay at firstname.lastname@example.org so she can connect you with our volunteer coordinator.
Check out our expansion update attached to this message.
Prayers – Are you in need for prayer due to illness or anything else? Please call the HEART ministry on (410) 679-4000 x 129. We are here for you and yours.
Women’s Bible Study – This is an ongoing study led by Lori Hinman. You are welcome to join. The study begins at 9:30 am on Thursdays. Email Lori Hinman at email@example.com to receive an invite to the Zoom meeting. Anyone is welcome to join…even if you haven’t been in our study before.
Pastor Jay’s Psalms Bible Study – Join us on Tuesday evenings at 7:00 pm for a live stream Bible study on Psalms led by Pastor Jay. Access the Bible study through the website just as you do for worship. Follow the directions above. You can still access the study if you missed it by going to Trinity’s Youtube page which you can get to through our site, www.trinityjoppa.org.
Small Groups - We encourage you and your small groups to stay in touch and keep praying. Right now, we need our small groups more than ever. Check in with each other.
Pastoral care - A member of the Trinity pastoral staff is on call every day. If you need to speak with a member of the pastoral staff, please call the church at 410-679-4000 x113 or for the weekend, call 410-679-4000 x186. Please leave a message for your call to be returned.
Youth and family - Attached is our daily page from our Youth and Family Ministry Director, Christian Reed. Christian provides prayers, devotions and activities to do together as a family. A youth message will be provided during each of our live streamed services. Also, check out the Monday Children’s Ministry show at 4:00 p.m. and the Friday night concert (accessed through our website) at 7:00 p.m. for more family worship experiences.
Let’s stay connected! Visit our website or our various social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat). If you miss any of our worship services or want to see them again, you can access them through our Youtube channel which you can get to through our website, www.trinityjoppa.org.