Trinity Lutheran Church
God's Love. Our Hearts. God's Work. Our Hands.
We thank God for the opportunity to worship. Here are some upcoming worship opportunities!
We gather for worship on Sundays: 8:15 and 10:30. The 8:15 worship will be in the sanctuary Masks are required for worship in the sanctuary. The 10:30 worship will be in the sanctuary and online (Trinity's Facebook Group and Trinity's YouTube channel (trinity lutheransparta). For help finding our worship online, please email Pastor Mark (email@example.com).
Building a Culture of Generosity
Thanks to all of you who have responded with your completed intention of giving cards and time and talent sheets! We are part of God's purpose and plan through Jesus Christ! If you have not completed your intention or time and talent form, there is still time!
"So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand."
ABOUT OUR CHURCH
We sing, we dance, we laugh,
we serve, we worship!
We are rooted in the love of God, made known through Jesus Christ, and believe that we are called to share the gospel through word and deed.
Trinity Lutheran Church has a nearly 140 year history in Sparta, WI, with worshipers less than 9 days old & more than 90 years old.
8:15 in the sanctuary
10:30 in the sanctuary and online
(masks required in the Sanctuary)
Christmas Eve Worship
December 24 at 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm,
5:00 pm, and 7:00 pm
Christmas Morning Worship
December 25 at 9:00am
December 26 at 9:00am
Also, our services are live-streamed on our Facebook page and recorded on
our YouTube channel
Come and worship!
You are most welcome here!
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Trees planted by living streams
Happy are those who do not follow the advice of the wicked, or take the path that sinners tread, or sit in the seat of scoffers; but their delight is in the word of the LORD, and on his word they meditate day and night. They are like trees planted by streams of water, which yield their fruit in its season, and their leaves do not wither.
I have always liked the imagery of this first part of Psalm 1; especially the image of being like trees planted by streams of water. I can just picture what that looks like; beautiful trees lining a stream in a beautiful valley on a wondrous summer day! Friends, I hope that all of us have the chance to take part in this kind of beauty this summer!
The author of this psalm says that those who delight in the word of the Lord are just like trees planted by God, taking in the nourishment of water and soil and yielding fruit with leaves that do not wither. When I read this, I do so want to be just like this! And my prayer is that all of you do as well!
So, how do we delight in God’s word? The easy answer is that we read God’s word. But sometimes it’s hard to know how to begin. To help all of us; and most definitely including me; begin or continue to read God’s word, you will find a Bible reading plan included in this month’s Tidings. It begins on July 1 and will take us through the whole Bible in one year!
You can find the reading plan in the attached file:
Here are some resources that can be of help to us:
A great app for phones can be found at www.biblegateway.com.
To access an online bible reader; please visit: http://bible.oremus.org/
Once on the site, you may enter the bible chapters and verses you would like to read. You can also customize your search; for example, choose the translation you would like to read. (the suggested translation for our reading plan is the New Revised Standard Version)
Another wonderful resource for the study of scripture is www.enterthebible.org from Luther Seminary.
Summer is a great time to engage in God’s word! Happy reading and summer’s blessings to all of us!
Soli Deo Gloria! (To God alone the Glory!)
Pastor Mark Kvale
9:15 - 10:15 am
We are still looking for a 5th grade teacher to share weekends. Please prayerfully consider helping out with this opportunity at Trinity.
Also, it’s never too late to enroll your children in Sunday School. click the link: https://rb.gy/5bmfrv
If you have any questions, please email Missy Erickson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Afghan Allies in Wisconsin
God’s love and peace be with all of you today and always. I thank God for each and every one of you today. And I thank God for all the people who have been reaching out to me wondering what we can do to help our Afghan allies who are at Ft. McCoy.
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