Announcements and Activities

TRINITY FOOD PANTRY:  Matthew 4– Jesus is in the wilderness with no food. Bring Jesus peanut butter to support our food pantry on Sunday, March 1st.

DROP IN & PRAY – on February 19th, one week before Ash Wednesday. Our theme for Lent this year is OPEN MY LIFE, LORD.  If you would like to spend some quiet timealone in our candle-lit sanctuary, please sign up (on the narthex table) to reserve a time slot between 4:00 – 5:30 pm. If you are OK sharing the sanctuary with members of the community, please just drop in between 5:30 – 7:00 pm. And feel free to invite others to drop by.
CHECK YOUR MAILBOX:  The servants lists for Feb-May have been distributed in the church mailboxes.  If you have an assignment you should have a copy in your box.

LUTHER HEIGHTS VISIT  February 23 – Luther Heights Bible Camp Executive Director Kelly Preboski will bring greetings in person next Sunday. She will update us on new programs coming to camp this summer and be available for conversation after worship.

TRIVIA NIGHT NEWS: Annual fundraiser for camperships for kids attending Luther Heights Bible Camp (LHBC); With our friends from Faith Lutheran, Caldwell; Saturday, March 7 from 7-9pm; $10 per person. Start forming teams of 6-8 people now; walk-ins welcome. The 50/50 raffle will not be split this year, no matter how high it goes. How you can help: Each church will provide 12 silent auction items. Fancy cakes and pies will go in the silent auction this year. Cookies and brownies will be needed for concessions. Kids and youth are needed to run answers to the head-table, sell concessions, and bus tables. Questions: speak with Pastor Meggan or Julie Ward.

TRINITY COMMUNITY GARDENS INC. Gardening Classes  Learn how to grow so much more in raised beds.  Cost: $25 per person/family for workbook materials, which includes “Growing to Feed Many- How Trinity Community Gardens Gets More Out of a Small Area”  Each location will have two session, Part 1 & 2.  One workbook will cover both sessions.

Time:  9 am to about noon.

We will stay longer to answer question.

Saturdays, Feb. 22 and Mar. 7, 2020 at Canyon Springs Cristina Church in Middleton

Saturdays, Feb. 29, and Mar. 14, 2019 at Trinity

Call:  Sheila Anderson at 208-870-0747

E-mail:  trinity gardensinc@yahoo.com

FELLOWSHIP TIME SIGNUP:  This is an important space and time to welcome and get to know guests.  Please signup on the blue sheet neart the kitchen in the Fellowship Hall.

USING A SPIRIT-LED LIFE to Help with Life’s Challenges Marriage and Family Counselor Pastor Kelly Loy will lead a workshop, Using A Spirit-Led Life to Help with Life’s Challenges, sponsored by WELCA Treasure Valley Cluster.   Time: Saturday February 22, 2020. 10:00am to 2:00pm, Lunch included Address: Immanuel Lutheran Church, 707 W. Fort St. Boise ID 83702 Contacts: Mary Kay Tinker, 208-284-3066 Kelly Loy, 208-398-3308.  See poster on hallway bulletin board for more information.

TRINITY NEW HOPE INC. Annual Meeting Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.Congregational members encouraged to attend.

EMAILS: If you aren’t receiving emails of church notices and the monthly Epistle and would like to, please leave your email address on the attendance sheet or with the office, and you will be added to the distribution list.

Julie Haugen is sending cards to members who have lost someone or are hospitalized, and in other circumstances in which a card may be appropriate.  Please contact Julie if you know of a situation that may apply.