munch bunch/munchers & movers
On the 4th Wednesday of each month, the munch bunch will enjoy a potluck in the Fellowship Hall at 12:30. All adults available during the daytime are invited. . Bring a small dish and join us for fun and fellowship on Wed. Jan. 22.
Contact Janice Ellis for more information.
advent carol sing and dessert
Trinity and Vineyard will be having a joint Advent dessert and celebration on Tuesday, December 17 at 7:00 pm in Bethany. Bring a dessert to share and join in the carol singing and fellowship.
Christmas Eve Service
On December 24 at 5:00 pm we will have a joint Christmas Eve service with Vineyard Community Church in the sanctuary.
practical bible studies
The Monday evening and Wednesday morning Bible studies continue. Join the Monday evening study at the Parkhursts' home at 7:00 pm or the Wednesday morning study at the church in Bethany at 10:00 am. Contact Dale Parkhurst for more information or directions to their home. (Taking Thanksgiving week off.)
craft night at Trinity
Come craft and fellowship with us in Bethany. Bring your favorite craft and a snack to share. We will provide drinks and a warm place with fun people. Saturdays--December 14, 6-10 pm. Contact Kathy Tinoco for more information.
The book group will meet December 19 with a discussion of Molokai by . This classic novel has intrigued people for decades. Come join in the discussion. The group meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month in Bethany at 7:30 pm. Contact Tessa Machle for more information.
youth winter camp
Trinity's youth are planning a fun and exciting event over the Martin Luther King holiday Jan. 17-20. at Suncadia. Three days and nights to hang out, hear a guest speaker, and worship Jesus, play, and eat! Cost is $160 but there will be fundraising and scholarship support so cost should not be a barrier to attending. Please contact Nick Davenport for information or to sign up. Volunteer drivers will also be needed.
youth fundraising for winter camp: gift wrapping service
Bring your unwrapped gifts to church on Dec. 8 and Dec. 15 and the youth will wrap them for you.
Bake sale on January 5 after the service.
Unwrapped socks, hats, gloves, mittens, scarves, and hand/wrist warmers are needed by those who use the Hopelink services. Please place donations of these items in the special box in the Fellowship Hall by Dec. 8. The food bank needs plastic bags for distributing produce. We will be collecting stuffing, cranberry sauce, canned yams, pumpkin, and canned turkey gravy in Dec. Baby food is always needed. Many thanks for your generosity. The Deacons continue their collection of "change for a change"--empty the change from your pockets into the container in the foyer. This is used to buy disposable diapers for Hopelink families.
The shawl ministry group crochets and knits shawls to be given to those who would find them a comfort in difficult times. If you have thought about this ministry, don't hesitate to come. There are willing teachers, patterns available, and help with obtaining yarn. Meetings are on the 4th Saturday of the month at 10 am in Bethany. Next meeting will be Saturday, January 28 at 10:00 am.
2014 flower donations/chart
If you would like to donate for flowers for Sunday worship in 2014, please sign up on the chart in the Foyer or contact the office to be signed up. A donation of $20 buys the flowers for Sunday morning from our regular florist. After the service you may take the flowers home with you.
At Trinity's 100th birthday celebration a cookbook was compiled. There are some of these remaining. You can purchase one for $2.00 from the Deacons. They make great small gifts for friends and family. They are available in the Fellowship Hall.