The Men's Breakfast Gathering will meet on Saturday, July 9, at Joe Hunter's home, 506 Gale Road, Camp Hill. All men and their friends are invited. Breakfast begins at 8 am. Join us for a good breakfast, good company, and Bible Study. We will end at 9:30. The breakfast gathering is relaxed and informal. Call Joe and Judy at 717-737-9933 or e-mail to help in their planning the food and if you have any questions.

A vibrant, healthy congregation knows who they are and who God is calling them to be. Join Pastor Easton in discussing that statement on Sunday, July 10, at 9:30 am in our "Practicing Discipleship" adult learning opportunity. We'll study portions of Kelly Fryer's book Reclaiming the "L" Word: Renewing the Church from Its Lutheran Core and consider together how we can practice discipleship every day. We'll meet in Room 237.

Join Trinity's book group in some summer reading! Read Stephen King's Joyland on the beach or in your backyard lounger. Then discuss this thriller with us on Sunday, July 17, from 9:30-10:30 a.m., in our library. Next, on Sunday, August 21, be prepared to discuss Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family by Amy Ellis Nutt. This true story is about a mom and dad who discover that one of their identical twin sons has gender dysphoria, a medical condition in which a person does not identify with the sex assigned at birth. Book selections for September through December include these: September 18, James Madison: A Life Reconsidered by Lynne Cheney; October 16, Humans Need Not Apply: A Guide to Wealth and Work in the Age of Artificial Intelligence by Jerry Kaplan; November 20, On the Map: Mind Expanding Exploration of the Way the World Looks by Simon Garfield; December 18, A Fall of Marigolds by Susan Meissner.

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Awesome summer adventures await you at
Trinity's Vacation Bible School!
July 25 - 29

Classes for ages 3 through
those entering Grade 5
Morning Session 9:00 am - Noon
Evening Session 5:30 - 8:00 pm

Register online now at
or on paper in the Gathering Space!

Vacation Bible School needs YOU! All ages and abilities can participate or help. To register and volunteer please go to Here are the positions that still need to be filled before our week of fun July 25-29. We hope to see you there!

Morning Session (9 am-noon):

Elementary Imagination Station Leader - Lead kids in creating sciency-fun gizmos and crafts. 4-twenty minute sessions each day. All curriculum and materials provided.

Elementary Deep Bible Quests Leader - Lead kids in discovering and becoming part of the daily Bible story. 4-twenty minute sessions each day. All curriculum and materials provided.

Registration & Greeters (Monday 8:30-9:30, Tuesday-Friday 8:45-9:15) - Welcome families with a warm friendly smile, check them in, and direct them where to go to begin the day.

Crew Leaders (preschool & elementary) - Be the parent/shepherd of a small family of kids called a Crew. Encourage your Crew members and have fun with them. Middle School volunteers are a huge help here. No prep work.

Evening Session (5:30 pm-8 pm):
We have a few openings left for Crew Leaders (see above).

Please contact Amy Koch or Kelly Falck with questions.

Overseas Military Coupon Project:  
Here's what to do - clip coupons each week and put them in the collection box marked 'Coupons' inside the Gathering Space doors. The families really appreciate these coupons, so please help.

Ecumenical Food Pantry needs - Each Sunday of every month food can be brought to the church for the Food Pantry. Please place your non-perishable food items in the food box in the Collection Closet in the Gathering Space, or the baskets in the narthex. Some needed items are soup, noodles, baked beans, canned fruit and vegetables, peanut butter, spaghetti and spaghetti sauce, baby food, powdered milk, tea bags, canned juice and canned meats. Thank you for your generosity.

Women of Trinity collects both Campbell's product labels and Box Tops for Education for Foose and Downey Elementary Schools in Harrisburg. Please bring UPC codes or Box Tops for Education labels from BIC, Campbell's products, Pop Secret, Franco American, Pace, Pepperidge Farms, Post Cereals, Prego, Emerald Nuts, Glad Food storage bags and containers, Betty Crocker, General Mills, Scott paper products and V8 products. The collection box is on the table under the Centennial Quilt just inside the Gathering Space doors.

Women of Trinity - Are you planning to attend the Lower Susquehanna Synodical Women's Organization's convention on August 20, 2016? Participant registration forms are available at the reception desk in the Gathering Space. There is a $20 fee and the absolute deadline for registration is July 8, 2016. Contact Patti Shatto at if you have any questions.

Gathering Space art display

2016-2017 Concert Series

Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016 4PM Peter and Will Anderson, clarinet and sax
Two Julliard trained musicians taking the jazz world by storm will present exciting arrangements from the American songbook, George Gershwin, Cole Porter and others. Free

Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016 4PM Track 45
A Christian country band comprised of a brother and his two sisters playing and singing a wide variety of music. "I love this group!" (...Simon Cowell, American Idol) Free.

Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016 3PM Messiah Sing-a-Long
Come and listen or sing along with the Harrisburg Choral Society, soloists and orchestra in G. F. Handel's renowned oratorio. Trinity Concert Series Patrons get free tickets. Non-Patrons pay regular ticket prices.

Sunday, Dec 11, 2016 4PM Christmas at Trinity
Choirs, Bells and Orchestra featuring Randol Alan Bass' A Symphony of Carols. Free.

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 4PM Harrisburg Youth Symphony and Junior Strings in concert
Come and enjoy the next generation of fine musicians! Free.

Sunday April 2, 2017 4PM Mozart's Requiem
The Trinity Lutheran Church Concert Choir, soloists and orchestra. Free.

Saturday, April 29, 2017 7:30PM Harrisburg Singers
Join the Harrisburg Singers in a concert of Disney Classics. Trinity Concert Series Patrons get free tickets. Non-Patrons pay regular ticket prices.