The Spider’s Secret

As we conclude our sermon series this weekend, again considering how God has woven lessons about of life and faith even into the tiniest of creatures, we consider the spider. Of all our sermon insects: bees, ants, and locusts, spiders seem to raise the most emotional reaction even though we are all far more likely to be stung by a bee or to have an ant come crawling across our patio or porch than to…

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Big Lessons from God’s Tiny Creatures

Dear Trinity Church family, When I was a kid I spent lots of time outside in the summertime. And I well recall walking through tall grasses and seeing grasshoppers jump at my approach. I’d then look to where they landed and try to catch them. And when I occasionally did I recall the yucky brown “fluid” they emitted on my hand and I’d then toss them in the air, and watch them fly to the…

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The Growing Kingdom

Dear Trinity Church family, Another special weekend awaits us in worship at Trinity as we observe Father’s Day and Children and Student Sunday. The enthusiasm and energy are building as we prepare for our four services. Here are some details. SATURDAY NIGHT WORSHIP AT 5:00 – The 10 Simple Rules Praise Band will share music and I’ll offer a message based on Mark 4:26-32. The sermon is called “The Growing Kingdom.” SUNDAY WORSHIP – 8:15…

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Experiencing the Holy One – June 9th and 10th

Saying goodbye is never easy. But this weekend we say goodbye to Pastor Jenny Smith Walz – and her husband Bobby and son Elliott. As we have announced, Pastor Jenny has been appointed by Bishop Schol to become the Senior Pastor of the Princeton UMC, effective July 1st. Jenny has served us so very faithfully and well for 6 years as one of our Associate Pastors. We shall miss her, but know that God will…

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Lambs and Sheep – Apr 28th & Apr 29th

Dear Trinity church family, This weekend at Trinity we’ll consider how we express our own love for Christ by loving and caring for others…as Jesus tells us to go and “feed my sheep.” The message is “Lambs and Sheep” as we conclude the sermon series entitled JESUS AFTER EASTER. It is based on a conversation between Jesus and Simon Peter found in John 21:15-17. Other details of our weekend services include: SATURDAY NIGHT WORSHIP AT…

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Called to the Witness Stand – Apr 21st & 22nd

Dear Trinity church family, Imagine a world without words. Of course, it’s impossible. Words are how we communicate – from the simple to the profound. Without words, everything crumbles and falls – marriages, teams, friendships, even countries. This weekend at Trinity we’ll consider how critical words are in our faith…as Jesus tells us to go and tell others what we have seen of God. The message is “Called to the Witness Stand” as a part…

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