Augsburg Bible Study
Dig deeper into the scripture with this Bible study group. The materials used are produced by Augsburg Fortress, the publishing ministry of the ELCA and provide terrific insights into scripture through questions, prayer, suggested memorization, and daily readings.
Leader: Tom Hoffert
Truly Living (New)
What does it mean to “truly live?” Imagine a life with less stress, worry, and discontentment. …A life with more time to do the things you want or are called to do. …A life with better physical and mental health. …A life that brings you closer to the divine. Intended For: Anyone who wants to explore the benefits of and methods to developing a simplified life.
Leaders: Sarah and Jason Hancock
The Living Word (New)
A discussion group focused on seeing and being the Gospel at work in our ever-changing world. Intended For: People age 15+ interested in talking about how to
apply the weekly Gospel to their everyday lives.
Leader: Linda Horner
Serving and Sharing (New)
An informal group working on service projects as needed during Sunday mornings between worship services. Folks will chat and work. Drop in any time.
Leader: Kathy Smeal
Listen-Better Parents (New)
Ever wonder how to get your children to listen better? Perhaps the key is to think of listening as a two-way street! Using the book, How to Talk So Kids Will Listen, and Listen So Kids Will Talk, this small group of parents with young children will meet together to read, discuss, and put into practice the principles outlined. The book itself is not faith-based but does focus on listening, validating feelings, and being present for our kids.
Leaders: Meredith and Paul Askey
Living Proof, Lutheran Style (New)
Learn to unabashedly but gracefully share your faith in your everyday life. This stimulating video-based series will help you embrace your role as an ambassador for Christ while you strengthen your own relationship with God.
Leader: John West
Earth Care (New)
God created our planet to be self-sustaining and regenerating for a very long time. If only we observe and follow God’s cues, this earth will be much more self-sustaining and regenerating to us, too–just like the Garden of Eden. Adults and family groups are welcome!
Leader: Zandra Bishop
Weekday Faith Connection Classes
DivorceCare is a Christ-centered, video-based ministry that helps divorced and separated people both inside and outside of Trinity. This ministry does not encourage divorce but rather helps those who are hurting. Reconciliation is supported in cases where it is possible. Meeting Times: Thursday evenings – FIRST MEETING: Thursday, September 27 at 6:30 pm in room 227.
Leader: Barbara Caboot
Women’s Weekly Bible Study
Gain a fresh perspective on the book of Malachi and better understand how God never leaves us no matter how much we might mess up. Child care is provided upon request. Meeting Times: Wednesday mornings at 9:30 am
Leaders: Judy Trissler and Bert Weaver
Men’s Bible Study
All that is required to attend these sessions are a hearty appetite, a desire for good fellowship, and a love of Bible study. All men are welcome to join us for another exciting year of study and fellowship. Meeting Times: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month (8:00 – 9:00 am) Location: Brother’s Restaurant (705 Gettysburg Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055)
Additional Men’s Bible study opportunities are available throughout the year. Check our website for information.
Thursday Bible Fellowship
The Thursday Bible Fellowship engages the Bible by book and/or special topics. Led by Trinity Pastors, there is time for fellowship, prayer, and “going deep” with the stories, history, and context of the biblical witness of our faith. This fall the topic is “Worship and the Bible,” an in-depth look at how the Bible shapes worship life then and now.
Meeting Times: Thursday mornings at 9:30 am in Fellowship Hall or Thursday evenings at 7:00 pm in Room 237
NOTE: All classes will begin the week of September 16 and will be held at Trinity (unless otherwise noted).