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New Family Ministry
e will begin a new chapter in the life of our church in the fall. Starting in December TBC will begin to offer a new ministry centered on equipping families to be all God would want them to be. The goal of this family-equipping ministry is to teach moms, dads and caretakers how to make their houses into homes of worship. I’ve thought about and worked on this project for two years. Over those two years I have become convinced that one of the great weaknesses in the church’s discipleship method is that we are not obedient to the command of Deuteronomy 6 and Ephesians 6 where parents, and specifically fathers, are called to train and equip children in the ways of the Lord.
Discovery Classes! August 7th, 14th, and 21st in Room 233 Got Questions? Get answers. Learn what it means to be a member of Trinity’s faith family and much more! If you would like to attend, call the church office (791.0440) or email Pastor Jim Smith, firstname.lastname@example.org or Cynthia Scheeser, email@example.com
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The Bible teaches that there should be a partnership between the church and home. What happens at home should mirror what takes place in our churches. The idea is that the primary discipler in a child’s life should be their dad or mom or caretaker and not a preschool director, children’s director, or youth pastor. Instead, these leaders are here to enforce and guide little ones and youth on how to do what they have learned in the home on a corporate level. On Sunday nights, beginning September 11, I will be leading a ten week class that will help you to make your home a home of worship. Since this is part of my doctoral project I will need a few “super committed” families who would be willing to do some extra work during this course. If you are interested in attending the class or being one of the “super committed” please send an e-mail to Melinda in the church office. Regardless of whether you still have children in your home or not, please pray for the families of our church and that our church will be faithful to fulfill their role to biblically equip families. Eddie Coakley John 3:30
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Worship Musical: ”Shelter” Trinity Family Fun Day! WHEN: Sunday, July 3rd - 5-7pm WHERE: Trinity Field - next to church WHAT: Come join us for a great time of games, food and fellowship for the entire family!
Rehearsals begin Wednesday, July 6th at 6:30pm The TBC Worship Choir will begin rehearsals for a musical that will be presented in September. This summer project is a great opportunity to come and “check out” what it means to be part of the Worship Choir. We invite all who may be interested!
BRING YOUR FRIENDS & LET’S HAVE SOME FUN!
New Sunday School Class Singles/Singles Again - 40 & Up Begins Sunday, August 7th Room 235 @ 11:00am Tim Simerly will be leading this class. Email Tim at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in joining.
Summer Taste and See Come to one of several homes in our community to hear women share amazing stories about God’s work in their lives. This is a great opportunity to invite your friends, coworkers, or neighbors who might initially feel uncomfortable in a church setting.
July 19th and August 9th 7:00 pm each night Visit the Welcome Center for locations and directions. Ultimate Taste and See August 30th @ 7:00 pm Solomon’s Porch
“God’s Helping Hands” Come help “God’s Helping Hands” deliver food to shut-ins! Saturday, August 20th We need at least 7 teams of two or more people per team. Contact Pat Klatt if you can serve! 783-1242 or 269-7345 We are also in need of food items: Dried beans, crackers and jelly are the most needed items. Please deliver them to God’s Helping Hands or call Pat Klatt to make arrangements to have them picked up!
God’s Helping Hands 919 Holland Avenue, Cayce
• Finlay Park Homeless Ministry: Every Wednesday night, 7-9pm • Men’s Ministry Meeting and Meal: July 14th • Kentucky Mission Trip: July 10-15
Welcome to the TBC Family! Joined Trinity by Letter: Matt & Lindsay Vaughn Jeremy Hansard & Cindy Hansard Julie Hansard Jenna Hansard
Sympathies Please keep these families in your prayers... John Curry (former TBC Member) - 5/26/11
Trinity Health Statistics
Mr. Murray (brother of Lawton Murray) - 6/6/11 Jack Jason Austin (Son of Connie Welch and Donnie Austin, Brother of Shay Austin, Fiance of Jessica Crawford) - 6/7/11
YEAR TO DATE AVERAGE ATTENDANCE Sunday School/Bible Studies Morning Worship Gathering
Upcoming Ministry Opportunities
Leta Cribb Ulmer (Aunt of Cammie Steele) - 6/15/11
YEAR TO DATE CONTRIBUTIONS General Budget Needs
General Budget Received
Over (Under) Budget
Debt Retirement Offering*
Contributions accurate through 6.19.11 *Debt Retirement offering is amount given since campaign began.
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New Family Ministry: Coming this Fall!
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Family Fun Day! • Taste and See • Worship Musical • New Sunday School Class • God’s Helping Hands