TLC Scholarship Packets are now available in the church office. Applications are due by April 29, 2018. In addition, the Community Foundation of Washington County MD has 70 scholarships available totaling more than $90,000 for local students preparing for a post-secondary education. The Foundation encourages all students who live in Washington County, MD, to apply for these scholarships. Each scholarship has different eligibility criteria, so students should review all stated criteria before applying. There is no charge to apply for a scholarship listed on the Community Foundation’s website. All 2018 scholarship applications are due in April.
If you are looking for a way to help your church, but only have two hours (at most) on a weekend, please consider serving on the Altar Guild. Saturdays involve setting up for Sunday morning service including preparing communion and changing paraments (altar ornaments) when necessary. On Sunday mornings after service, we wash and store the vessels. Teams rotate weekly, so the commitment is only one weekend per month. We can work with your schedule based on your availability! What a way to praise the Lord by fulfilling one of the most important duties—preparing God’s house for worship! If you are interested in volunteering or in learning more, please contact Inge Dudda at (301)790- 4995 or Sharon Michael at (301)730-9588
The Praise Worship Musicians are a group of singers and an ensemble of various instrumentalists who lead the music weekly at the Praise Worship service in the Fellowship Hall. This team of dedicated people also work closely with the pastor in the planning process of this service. Praise Worship is our contemporary weekly liturgy held at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday mornings. Membership is open to people of all ages. Rehearsals are held primarily on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. or at the discretion of the director. Instruments used include piano, electric keyboard, acoustic and electric guitars, string bass, flute, saxophone, drums, and others. Music plays an important role in the life and worship of our parish. Trinity is proud of the diversity in the music programs. Many different styles of music have been embraced by the congregation, from the music of “masters” to the more contemporary styles of music of today’s Christian composers. Martin Luther, writing on the subject of music said, “I wish to see arts, principally music, in the service of Him who gave and created them. Singers are never sorrowful, but are merry and smile through their troubles in song. Music makes people kinder, gentler, more staid and […]