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415 Bridge Street 
New Cumberland PA 17070

 

 

Announcements

As of 3/15/2019

Confirmation Class Interest Survey

Parents and students above the age of 12 are invited to consider the confirmation class series.  Dates to be announced later.  This is an effort to find out about your interest.  If interested please inform the church office or Pastor Arun by email or phone call.

New Member Classes Interest Survey

Are you interested in joining the membership of Trinity UMC?  If so please inform the church office or Pastor Arun by email or phone call. 

College Student Addresses

We are once again preparing care packages to be sent to our college students.  If you have a college student in your family, please contact the church office with their address so we can be sure to include them in this outreach. 

2nd Hand Sale

Dates to be announced for May.  We depend upon your contributions of items for the sale.  This is a precious way in which we can serve our community.  For further details contact Donna Ratulowski. 

Men’s Lenten Prayer Breakfasts

Theme: The Divine Fitbit! Taking steps to be in sync with Jesus! Every Saturday in Lent, ending on April 13.   Breakfasts at 8 am followed by lessons from God’s word.  Join us in a series that can feed your appetite and your soul! For further details contact Eric Rodgers or Pastor Arun.  Please confirm your participation in the sign-up on the information table.  Our speaker on March 23:  Rev. Dr. Dennis Keller, Pastor at First UMC Mechanicsburg

Initial Safe Sanctuary Training

There will be an Initial Safe Sanctuary Training on March 26 at 6:00 in the Otterbein Conference Room upstairs. If you are interested in attending the initial training or have any questions, please contact Dianne Schofield at 717-802-2003 or email her at or call Donna Ratulowski at 717-512-3365. If you have not had the initial training, you will need the training to help with VBS, Summer in the Sonshine or work with the children and youth in any other capacity. 

National Day of Prayer

Please hold Thursday, May 2nd open.  If you have interest in serving on the planning committee, please contact Beth Sider.

Trinity Bike Extravaganza

TRINITY BIKE EXTRAVAGANZA IS BACK (again)!  Happening on Community Day May 4th from 9-1 pm in the church parking lot.  Trinity youth group will take the lead for the event but as always they can use some adult help so keep the date open and think of us!  Contact Jim Uber (717-608-6347) or the church office for details.

Lenten Luncheons

Lenten Luncheons are being hosted by Baughman United Methodist Church during the season of Lent. These will be held each Wednesday at noon until Holy Week.  The cost will be $5, payable at the door. Please use the sign-up sheet in the hallway where you can indicate how many plan to attend each week. 

Vacation Bible School – Volunteers Save the Dates

Calling all volunteers, please fill out the flyer on the information table to assist Haley Warner and Donna Ratulowski .  VBS will run Sunday, June 9th through Thursday, June 13th from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. each night.  Closing program Friday, June 14th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.

Central PA Blood Bank Drive

Saturday, March 23 at Trinity.  8:00 AM– 12:00 PM Registration in the Genesis room.  Questions contact Barbara Zimmerman or Kacy Englebrook @ 717-525-1154.

Cedar Cliff High School’s musical

Cedar Cliff High School’s musical, The Addams Family, will be held on March 14th – 16th at 7:00 pm and March 17th at 2:00 pm.  Tickets are $6 for students and $12 for adults.  They are available from cedarcillproductions.com.  Please go and support the students, especially Kaity and Andrew Wickenheiser, and see a great musical. 

UMW Joy-Faith Circle

UMW Joy-Faith Circle of Baughman UMC is hosting guest speaker, Stacey Nicholson, from the Methodist Home for Children.  Trinity UMC members have been invited to attend on Monday, March 18 @1:30 PM in the Monroe Room of Baughman UMC.  Light refreshments and social time will follow the program.  Please RSVP to Patty Kirk (717-774-2945)

Christian Churches United (CCU) Announces March events

Unity Choir Practices – Monday, March 4 and Monday, March 18, 6:30 pm - The Unity Choir formed for this year’s MLK Day Service has decided to continue singing together!  We will be practicing at First Christian Church, 442 Hummel Ave., Lemoyne and welcome new members from any congregation.  The next performance will be at CCU’s Concert of HOPE.

11th annual Concert of HOPE - Saturday, March 23, 4 pm at Harrisburg Brethren in Christ Church, 2217 Derry St., Harrisburg.   The concert raises awareness and funds for CCU’s Prison Action ministries, and will feature multiple local musical groups, including the Unity Choir.  Again, FREE Parking!

Thought for the Week from the Celebrate from Heart and Spirit Group: 

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with a  single step.”   unknown

Prayer Request?

Fill out a blue prayer request slip found in the pew racks in the sanctuary. Place your slip in the prayer box found in the hallway across from the mailboxes.