Advent and Christmas 2019

“Lo! He Comes with Clouds Descending”

What are you searching for?

Peace? Meaning? Hope?

“I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.”

John 14:6 ESV

“If anyone thirsts, let him come to me and drink. Whoever believes in me, as the Scripture has said, ‘Out of his heart will flow rivers of living water.’”

John 7:37b-38

Welcome to Trinity!

A Community Following Jesus

Advent and Christmas 2019

“Lo! He Comes with Clouds Descending”

What are you searching for?

Peace? Meaning? Hope?

“I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.”

– Jesus

John 14:6 ESV

“If anyone thirsts, let him come to me and drink. Whoever believes in me, as the Scripture has said, ‘Out of his heart will flow rivers of living water.’”

– Jesus

John 7:37b-38

Welcome to Trinity!

A Community Following Jesus

“Reverse the Ruling” Pro-Life Petition

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2019 Mini-Grant Recipient: Indopartners Agency

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Advent Lessons and Carols: “E’en So, Lord Jesus, Quickly Come”

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Trinity’s annual Advent Lessons and Carols is given this year in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of American organist and Lutheran composer Dr. Paul O. Manz. Paul Manz is largely credited with the creation of the modern hymn festival and over the course of his long and fruitful career he wrote and played thousands of hymn festivals.

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Handel’s Messiah

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The Advent of the Savior Bible Study

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Youth Progressive Dinner and White Elephant Gift Exchange

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Christmas Caroling

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German Service of Lessons and Carols at Trinity

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Shawnee Seniors Christmas Brunch

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Intentional Disciple Formation

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