Sunday, May 27:                The Holy Trinity Sunday

                                              9:30 am   Divine Service

                                            10:30 am   Lutheran ½ Hour

                                            11:00 am   Christian Growth

                                                              Regency/Long Term

Monday, May 28:     Memorial Day   Pastor Dennis gives

                                                              Message at Jefferson


Wednesday, May 23:          9:30 am   XYZ Coffee 

                                            10:30 am   Bible Study

Sunday, June 3:                  Second Sunday After Pentecost

                                              9:30 am   Divine Service

                                            10:30 am   Lutheran ½ Hour

                                            11:00 am   Christian Growth




Church Notes for May 27, 2018

Holy Baptism: This morning Margo Virginia Walker, daughter of Grant and Samantha Walker, granddaughter of George & Laurie Walker, will be baptized. We thank the Lord for this special day in the life of this child of God. We encourage everyone to welcome this newest member of the Lord’s Kingdom and her parents following the worship service.

   Thank you!!!! Through our TLC members, God provided $1,485 for the purchase of books and witness materials.  The items will be distributed at the Bell Tower Festival on June 8 and 9!!!  You are invited to help assemble coloring books and put labels on the witness materials during Lutheran Half Hour today.  Please sign up to ‘man the table’.  Also need someone to return 4 tables, chairs and remaining items to Trinity at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 8.

SOC Position: The Elders are accepting Trinity member applications for the SOC (Service Opportunity Coordinator) position. This is a paid part-time position without benefits. Please pray that this position is filled soon with God’s chosen person. To get more information, contact an elder or the church office to get a packet of information.

   Vacation Bible School: If you have a child or know of someone who has a child that would like to attend Vacation Bible School here at Trinity Lutheran Church, please go online at and register to attend our Splash Canyon Vacation Bible School June 10-14 from 5:00-7:30 p.m. or contact the church office for a form.

Monday, June 4:  There will b a volunteer meeting for Vacation Bible School at 5:30 pm on June 4th.  Please contact Melissa Barrett if you have any questions.

Parenting Class:  Parenting Class is normally offered on the 4th Sunday of each month.  We are not having it today due to Memorial Day weekend.  The class will resume the 4th Sunday of June.

JOY in Ministry - June 3 - 5:30 pm  Carrollton Inn, Carroll, Iowa.  This event is open for all to attend.  If you or someone you know has an interest in finding out more about church work as a profession, we especially encourage you to attend.  The evening includes a catered meal, featured speaker - Rev. Dr. Brian Friedrich, President of Concordia University, Seward, Nebraska as well as a panel of church (OVER) workers who will share the "joy" they have in serving the Lord in fulltime church work.  There is no charge to attend.  Make reservations by contacting Sue Light at the District office (515-576-7666 or  Reservations due by May 29. 

LWML Iowa West District Convention will be June 28-30 at Camp Okoboji. All women are invited to attend. See bulletin board for more details. Contact Cheryl Robson with any questions: 712-652-3924.

Homeless and Veterans:  Margaret Martens is our LWML delegate to the convention at Camp Okoboji on June 28-30.  The delegates are asked to collect the following items for the homeless.  New washcloths, travel-size toothpaste and deodorant, and new socks and underwear for men and children.  For veterans we are asked to collect $5 McDonald’s gift cards that will be sent to veterans along with a card of appreciation.  Please give Margaret the gift cards and put the items in the suitcase provided in the hall before June 27.

Sunday, June 10:  You are invited to help Pastor Dennis celebrate the 10th anniversary of his ordination.  During Lutheran Half Hour enjoy ice cream sundaes and cupcakes and we will get an opportunity to know Pastor better.  He will answer some of the questions you submit to the “ASK PASTOR” box today, which will be available in the fellowship hall today.  Ask questions like: “What is your favorite food?  Share a fun memory of being a Pastor.  Any embarrassing moments?”



Usher:  Mike & Rita Compton

Greeters:  Pat & Shirley Griffin

Communion:  Lynn Menz and Trent Gierstorf

Readers:  Pat Griffin

Lutheran ½ Hour:  Alana Curnyn and Dan & Jodi Frederick

Counters: Scott & Elizabeth Graham

Acolytes:  Autumn Consier and Dylan Boude

Organist: Mark Erickson