Weekly Highlights & Announcements

***SUNDAYS IN-PERSON AND ONLINE ***
Go to our Sunday Information Page for Service Information

*UPDATE* Thursday, Sept 2, With recent increases in transmission levels and ongoing pandemic concerns, we are strongly encouraging the wearing of masks in care for one another. In our Children’s Ministry, children and leaders are to wear masks for safety sake.

Children’s Sunday School is reopening Part-time Sunday and will be held during the 10:00 hour between services.  Nursery care will be available again during the worship services and during the 10:00 hour.  Coffee and donuts for a fellowship time will be available in the Fellowship Hall between services.


BULLETIN NOTES:


UPCOMING EVENTS & DEADLINES:

  • The Milford Meijer Simply Give opportunity continues. Pick up a Simply Give card available here or at Meijer and scan the card at the checkout to contribute to the ministry of MMM. Items for donation this month are canned vegetables and feminine care products.
  • Reconnect TRINITY CHOIR: We have resumed choir and continue to invite joyful voices to contribute to the ministry of music, a vital part of our worship. Rehearsals: Wednesdays 6:45-8:00 Choral Music Offerings: 11:00 Services beginning September 12th.
  • Tender Mercies Dinner: The meal is Sloppy Joe’s. We still need the months of October and December filled for  cooking and serving.
  • Grandparent’s Day is being celebrated here next Sunday, September 12. Part of the celebration is a brunch in the Fellowship Hall from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. provided by our Fellowship Team. Invite others for the celebration!
  • Ministry Fairs begin next Sunday, September 12. Check out the ministry stations and get your “passport” stamped. Enough stamps will “win” you a Trinity church cling. Passports are available to pick up today and the next few Sundays.
  • New evening women’s bible study starting Monday, September 20th, 7:00pm, room 3 (note the times in the newsletter are wrong). It is an 8 week study of 2 Corinthians by Kelly Minter called All Things New. There is a workbook to purchase and I have a few extra copies or you can purchase on Lifeway.com. Please consider joining this study and see what the Lord has in plan for you. All are invited to attend!! Please RSVP to hollasandlin@gmail.com or 283-4295. -Holla Sandlin
  • UMCOR (United Methodist Committee On Relief) is providing relief efforts for Afghanistan and Hurricane Ida victims. 100% of donations go to the relief efforts. Make your donation out to Trinity, marked with what relief effort it is to be applied. Donations  together will be forwarded to UMCOR.

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

  • Ed Fisher’s Sunday School class is meeting at 9:30 a.m. in Room 4/6. Measures of safe distancing and masks will be in place. 
  • All Ages Sunday School: Tentative Dates:
    • Sept 12 Begin Bi-Weekly classes
  • Youth Programs: Summer Schedule
    • Both groups are God centered, Mission minded groups that typically meet on Sunday evenings. They begin together in the Fellowship Hall for a meal, then they separate for their evening discussions and activities.
      • A Confirmation class for youth grades 6-12 is scheduled to begin today, July 18, (3-8 p.m.) and will continue each Sunday from 3-5 through August 29. (August 8 is a double session 3-8 p.m.)
      • “The Crew” Youth group 5th – 7th grade
      • “TUMY” Trinity United Methodist Youth group: 8th – 12th grades. (on Summer Break)
  • Trinity Milford Community Group on Facebook! We would love for you to join and help us provide HOPE and SUPPORT throughout the Milford Community. Facebook.com/groups/trinitymilfordcommunity

 Any meetings taking place are with physical distancing and precautions in place.
(Contact the Trinity Office for more information on upcoming meetings or events)

(September 6 – September 11):

  • Monday
    • Office closed for Labor Day 
  •  Tuesday:
    • Zoom Women’s Bible Study at 9:30 a.m.
    • Worship Planning at 6:30 p.m., Room 2
    • Fellowship Team at 6:30 in the Parlor
    • Trinity Live Rehearsal at 7:00 p.m.
  •  Wednesday:
    • Prayer Team at 10:00 a.m.
    • Wednesday Night Dinner at 6:00 p.m., Potluck
  • Thursday:
    • Pastor Kirk’s Bible Studies: 10:00 a.m. & 6:30 p.m., Room 2
  •  Friday:
    • Football parking
  • Saturday:
  • Sunday: September 12
    • Grandparent’s Day; Brunch 9:30 – 11:00; Confirmation in worship
    • Trinity In-person worship:
      • 9:00 a.m. Contemporary worship (online also)
      • 11:00 a.m. Traditional worship
      • Confirmation:  3-5 p.m.

LOOKING AHEAD:

  • 9/1 Wednesday Night Dinners Return 6pm
  • 9/1 Dementia Workshop/Speaker 6:45
  • 9/12 Grandparents Day
  • 9/18 Fall Clean-up Day
  • 9/20 NEW Woman’s Bible Study

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

  • Good Monday Morning, Mondays at 9:30 a.m. on our Facebook page. (Bi-Monthly)
  • Men’s Group: Men’s Group meeting Monday’s 7:00 p.m. in Sacred Grounds (in Trinity’s Sunday School Wing).
  • Trinity Milford is inviting you to Family Fun NightsGame Night the 2nd Friday. We will attend the concert Aug14.

COLLECTIONS & OUTREACH:

  • UMCOR (United Methodist Committee On Relief) is providing relief efforts to those affected by natural disasters and COVID-19. If you would like to donate, make your donation out to Trinity and mark it UMCOR with the specific disaster to which you would
    like it applied. Trinity will gather those donations and send them together. Know that 100% of your donations to UMCOR go to the
    relief efforts.
  • Milford Miami Ministry (MMM):
    •  We are collecting funds to purchase instant potatoes for the Christmas distribution. We will need approximately $600.00.
    •  Collection of school supplies. Please drop the supplies off in the bins at the church. Supply lists are in the Narthex and tables outside the Sanctuary. All supplies need to be received by July 31. Packing of supplies into backpacks is here July 31 from 10 a.m. to noon. You are invited to come and help pack the supplies.
    • The Milford Meijer Simply Give opportunity has been extended. Pick up a Simply Give card available here or at Meijer and scan the card at the checkout to contribute to the ministry of MMM.
    • Accepting any donations of non-perishable items. Any unlisted items are also greatly appreciated.
      • July: Mac & Cheese & Toothpaste/Toothbrushes
      • August: Canned Vegetables & Feminine Care Products
  • Support the Girls:
    • Box number 14 has been filled and sent in record time. Thank you for your donated bras! Keep them coming! A small financial donation is included with each box to help pay the postage for sending them on to their final destination in a 3rd world country.
  • Aluminum Can Recycling:
    • One way we honor God by taking care of His creation is by recycling aluminum cans. 100% of the money generated goes to the mission fund. (and the price is up!) We appreciate all who deposit their bagged cans in the marked dumpster near the Fellowship Hall door.
  • Tender Mercies: First Sunday of each month. Last month we were able to feed over 50 people!
    • This month’s wish list item is full size bottles of hand lotion

Looking for something else? See our Trinity Calendar


WEDNESDAY NIGHT DINNER MENU:

  • Wednesday Night Dinner resumes – September 1, 2021

Our vision is to be:
“A Christ-centered community providing HOPE and
SUPPORT where everyone is accepted.”