Happenings


Join us at Trinity on Saturday at 6:00 p.m. for traditional worship in Gollaher Chapel, or Sunday at 9:30 a.m. for traditional worship and 11:00 a.m. for contemporary worship in the Sanctuary. The Arabic Sudanese Worship service is held at noon in Gollaher Chapel on Sundays.
Trinity UMC is located at 511 N. Elm in Grand Island.
The office is open on weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


CHILDREN & YOUTH ::

Wednesday night Kids Zone (Kindergarten through 5th grade) and Youth Group for middle-school and high school students are underway! Activities start up on Wednesdays at 6:45 p.m. and end around 8:00 p.m. Hope to see you there! 


STOP THE BLEED :: 

Trinity will be host “Stop the Bleed” educational classes on Thursday, February 8. The first class will go from 5-7 p.m. and the second class will go from 7-9 p.m. The classes are free of charge and will be held upstairs in the Youth Room. “Stop The Bleed” is an educational class regarding emergency situations and how to handle them. Please sign up in the church office if you’d like to attend.


LOAVES & FISHES FOOD DISTRIBUTION::

Our next Loaves & Fishes mobile food pantry will be February 10 starting at 9:30 a.m., and numbers will be given out starting at 8:30 a.m. Please note that the distribution location is 315 N. Jefferson Street, the north side of the City Utilities Building. 


TAI-CHI CLASSES ::

We are excited to bring Tai-Chi classes to Trinity! The first class will be Thursday, January 18 from 5:30-6:15 p.m. in Miller Hall. There will be six weekly sessions. 


PRIMETIMERS :: 

Primetimers are meeting again on Tuesday, January 23! Please note that this is a week later than usual. There will be a delicious lunch served at noon for $5. Feel free to arrive sooner than that to play some card games. New people are always welcome (and encouraged) to join in the fun! Please RSVP with the church office.


“BAGS OF LOVE” KITS ::

On Sunday, February 4 between services, we will assemble “Bags of Love” to hand out to those in need during these cold months. The bags will include donations of socks, hats, gloves, personal care items and some snacks. Please plan to help during coffee time if you’re able, and take some bags with you to bless our neighbors!


SALVATION ARMY COLLECTION ::

This month, we will be collecting toilet paper, washcloths, hand towels, 45-gallon trash bags, and Swiffer Wet Jet mop pads and the liquid cleaning product for the men’s shelter at the Salvation Army. Your donations can be left in the church office. Thank you! If you’d like to donate food to the pantry, there are donation boxes in the Parlor and Gathering Place. 


NEWS ::

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The UMW are still collecting Box Tops and Best Choice labels. Epworth Village is no longer using them so we are giving them to Howard Elementary School. The income from these will be donated to Epworth Village. Labels can be placed in the black box in the UMW Library in the Parlor.


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STUDY GROUPS ::

Pastor Russ’ Mathètè’s group meets on Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m. in the Youth Room.

The ReCharge Young Adult meets on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. in the Gathering Place.

The Coloring with Pastor Kelly group meets on Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m. at the Chocolate Bar.

The Men’s Study meets at 7:00 a.m. on Fridays at Tommy’s.