PASTOR APPRECIATION MONTH
October is Pastor Appreciation Month. We encourage you to celebrate, honor, pray, and show thanks to our pastors. Baskets are displayed on the welcome desks at both campuses to hold your cards, special thoughts, or prayers you may want to share with our pastors. “And I will give you shepherds after my own heart, who will feed you with knowledge and understanding.” Jeremiah 3:15
The Board of Directors have called a Voters Meeting for Sunday, October 22, at noon in the Downtown sanctuary. At that meeting, six candidates will be elected to Trinity's three standing boards. The Nominations Committee is forwarding the following slate of candidates to the Voters:
Steve Bohl-- served as a Director for the last 3 years including two as Vice President.
Nancy Donovan-- served as a Director for the last 3 years and on the Pastoral Call Committee.
Pete Scharber-- served as a Director for the last 3 years including two as Treasurer
School Advisory Board
Tom Malchow-- previously Treasurer and a Director of the Congregation
Dr. Bryan Brettin-- two children enrolled in the Academy and has been very involved with the Gala.
Kim Gallison-- served on Nominations for the last 3 years and is a Youth Mentor at The Cross.
Additional nominations for these six positions may be submitted by members of the congregation by contacting Nominations Committee member, Aaron Ruhde at 651-214-0124 by October 9.
ADVENT BY CANDLELIGHT
The annual Advent by Candlelight event will be held on Sunday, December 3rd. We are still looking for volunteers to help with the planning. Sign up sheets are on the bulletin boards at both sites. Please contact Anne Ross at 515-231-3743 or Roxanne Johnson at 612-867-0360 with any questions. Thank you.
MN ADULT AND TEEN CHALLENGE
November 12 Downtown
NOVEMBER 12 | DOWNTOWN
For almost 30 years, MN Adult & Teen Challenge has been restoring hope to people struggling with drug and alcohol addiction. Their positive Christ-centered message is inspiring! Join us on Sunday, November 12 at our Downtown Campus to hear their stories of restoration through music and testimony.
POSITIONS AT THE FAMILY CENTER
Trinity Early Childhood Academy is currently seeking three fulltime teachers, one part time closing teacher, and a cook. Hours range from 7-4, 8:30-5:30 or 3-6. Some preferred qualifications for the teacher positions are:
•Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education or higher •Experience in the childcare field •Current Certifications in First-Aid, Infant/Toddler CPR, AED, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Shaken Baby Syndrome or willing to obtain •Current WI Registry Certificate or be able to obtain one in 60 days •Support organizational mission, philosophies, values, goals and policies of Trinity Lutheran Church.
Please call Amanda or Maria at 715-381-1414 if you are interested or have questions, or email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
OCTOBER DONATION REQUEST
Blankets & Clothes Baskets
OCTOBER donation request is: BLANKETS & CLOTHES BASKETS
Additional requests: Grace Place contacted us and advised us of a few more items that they need right now: Paper towels, toilet paper, bar soap, plastic beverage cups, and AA batteries. Thank you for your generosity. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Nancy Gavin at 715-386-3513 or Jan Fredrick at 715-549-6378.
Please continue to save and turn in your Family Fresh grocery store receipts, (Hudson location only!) and the pink Box Tops For Education labels. There are collection bins at the Family Center, Downtown location, & the Academy.
PLEASE NOTE: The Campbell’s Soup Label program that many of us have grown up with has been discontinued. Also, we are not collecting milk jug caps at this time.
Again, thank you all very much for blessing our academy and daycare with these two simple items – truly, it does add up and make a difference! If you have any questions regarding these ongoing fundraisers, please contact Lori Woltman at email@example.com or 715-781-8411.