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Please join us in our 10th Season of Upward Basketball at Trinity UMC and St. Andrews UMC!

Registration opens on Sunday, September 10 from 8:00 – 10:00 AM at Trinity UMC during the Footprint 5K. The registration link is http://registration.upward.org/UPW65143. More information and registration details are available at http://trinityumc.net/upward-sports . If you have any questions regarding registration, contact League Director Shaw Blackmon at trinityupward@gmail.com .

Special Fall Quarter Curriculum for 1st Graders !!

Very exciting and new for this fall is the special curriculum for our 1st grade Sunday School class.  They will meet at the regular 9:30 AM time, but will be focusing on worship for the fall quarter.  Children should come away with a better understanding of what is happening in worship and how they can be a part of worship. Read more


Make a Difference in the Life of a Child Coming to Trinity!!

Thanks to all who have signed up.  As you can clearly see below, we are in desperate need of teachers and helpers for our Sunday School and our Nursery programs.  WE NEED YOU!

Critical for the fall:

8:15 – once a month – 2 for 1st Sunday, 2 for 4th Sunday,  1 for 5th Sunday

9:30 – crib – once a month – 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th Sundays

10:45 – crib/toddler – 1 for 5th Sunday every month

               3’ & 4”s Nursery – 2 people each for 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays

If you have questions or wish to reserve a servant position, please Leila Denton at trinityumceducation@gmail.com. Our September kick-off is just a few weeks away and our need is great.

Needs for the whole year: Read more

Saturday, October 21

2:00 PM for all animals

Veterans Memorial Garden (the  one  with the flagpole on Forest Avenue.)

All animals:

  • need to be healthy and up-to-date with shots.
  • In a carrier or on a leash with adult supervision
  • Be very sociable and safe around other animals (If your pet is too shy, too aggressive or just too difficult to transport, please just bring a photo to be blessed.)

See you there!

Community Halloween Celebration

Sunday, October 29, 4:30 – 6:00 PM



This event will be loads of fun for everyone, with your help!  We need 20 to 30 individuals to commit to decorating their car trunks. Sign up at

http://bit.ly/TrunkOrTreatVolunteer  or contact Leila Denton  ldenton@trinityumc.net , 288-6057 x 208.

November 19

Congratulations to this year’s third graders; you will be receiving your Bibles on Sunday, November 19 at the 11AM service. Parents of 3rd Graders, Be sure you returned the card with your child’s name on it. If you are parent of a third grader and you did not get a letter and a card, make sure they contact Leila Denton (288-6057, x208). Cards are due by September 17, so the Bibles can be ordered.


Registration opens October 1

The Children’s Christmas Pageant is December 17 at 4 PM.  All N4 – 5th grade children are invited to participate.  Look for registration forms in October through Sunday School and email.  More information and conditions are outlined on the registration forms, including required practice sessions. To be considered for a speaking/acting part (which are genneral just for the oldest kids), registration forms need to be in by November 1.   Parts will be assigned November 19. Questions?  Joey McPhail 334-1311 johelen.mcphail@gmail.com

Time for Children’s Choir!

September 13 is when it all begins!  You won’t want to miss the new music and fun we have planned!

Celestial Choir – N4 – Kindergarten      directed by Patsy Hallett

              Rehearsals:  Wed. nights 5:15 – 5:45PM        Room 317

 Treble Singers– 1st – 5th graders           directed by Pat Ruscus & Katie Berlin

              Rehearsals:  Wed. nights 5:15 – 5:5                 Choir Room


Joyful Noise – Handchimes for 3rd – 5th graders  directed by Peggy Hart

              Rehearsals: Wed. nights 6:30 – 7:00 PM    Room 312

The Children’s Ministry Council has had a great time greeting families of children and offering them the opportunity to have a few minutes to meet the other parents in their child’s age group.  This time of fellowship is usually in the child’s classroom for 10 to 15 minutes following 9:30 am Sunday School and we provide a special treat.  Here is the schedule for the Spring:

September 24 – 1st grade

We look forward to seeing you soon!


God Squad is a fun and motivating class for Kindergarten – 5th grade children who worship at the 9:30AM service!  The class will meet at 10:45 AM every Sunday in room 302 beginning September 17.   They will kickoff the fall studying Read more

Children’s Christmas Pageant

If you missed the 2015 children’s Christmas pageant you can view it here:

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