Other Events

 

 

Adult Forum Civic Engagement at 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel. How do we live out our faith in our own community?

November 4
Imagine being responsible for reporting and delivering news to the public. What ethical issues arise? How do you decide what to do? Marcia Lense, news anchor for KWQC, will address this question In the context of her calling.
 
Table Talk
Monday, November 4th at 6:30 p.m. Join us at The Windmill Restaurant, 1190 Avenue of the Cities East Moline for fellowship and conversation.
Blood Drive Help save a life on Monday, December 2nd. New donors receive extra praise and cookies! Please don’t donate before our drive date to ensure that you will be eligible. Can’t donate on the 2nd? Contact us to find out how to contribute to our drive on another day.
 
Lunch Bunch
Wednesday, November 6th at 11:30 a.m. in Faith Hall. Brian Alm presents “Morocco: Kasbah to Camels”. Menu: carved turkey breast, dressing, cranberries, glazed carrots, tossed salad, pecan or cranberry bars.
 
Reservations are $10.00 and are available October 27th or November 3rd during fellowship in Founders Hall or contact the church office..
 
 

Church Casserole Cook-Off Taste homemade dishes in a friendly competition along with a catered dinner! November 2nd from 4:00—7:00 p.m. at Bethel Wesley United Methodist Church in Moline (across the corner from Trinity). Awards will be given to the best cooks. Enjoy live entertainment by a comedy troupe, door prizes and a silent auction. Proceeds support 25 QC area food pantries and 3 hot meal sites. For tickets see the church office, for more information email info@cuqca.org .

 
Faith Formation classes with Pastor Peter Bredlau meet the first week of each month, on the first Tuesday at 6:30 PM and repeated the first Thursday at 9:30 AM.  If you can’t attend Tuesday evening, perhaps you can get to Thursday morning. Mark your calendar!
 
Faith Themes in Entertainment–November 5, 6:30 PM & November 7, 9:30 AM. Pastor Peter will use the movie “It’s A Wonderful Life” to explore faith themes in entertainment. How does God intervene in the world? What is the nature of our own skills and call to action? What is more important – our life or the life of others? Is life really “Wonderful”?
 
Unknown Characters of the Bible–December 3, 6:30 PM & December 5, 9:30 AM.  Many of the important people and events of the Bible appear in only a few verses. We’ll look at people like Jael, Prisca and Aquila to understand how God is doing big things with people who are little known.
 

 

 

 
2019 Fall Gathering
 
Meet with Bishop Clements Sunday, November 3rd at St. John’s Lutheran in Rock Island at 2:00 p.m. to continue the conversation about the synod’s core values.

 

 

Celebration Sunday

You and all of the Trinity family are welcome to join us for a potluck in Founders Hall.  Sunday, November 17th will be a special time. On this day, when we celebrate Trinity’s continued ministry, we will have one Sunday service at 10:00 a.m., followed by a lunch at 11:00 a.m. Please either make a donation or bring along a food dish to share, as a part of our response to God. Beverages, table service and a meat dish are provided. Please make plans to join us!

 

Festival of Trees
Saturday November 16th we will be setting up and decorating our TerraCycle Festival of Trees tree, “Tree-use, Tree-duce, Tree-cycle – an Upcycled Christmas”!  The ornaments/decorations are all made of items that we recycle in our TerraCycle program – many of them made by members of Trinity in March during the TerraCycle project day! Contact Karen Neder – kneder@msn.com – 309-517-6972 – if you have questions.