so yes...the shoeboxes are ready in our fellowship area...stop down grab a few to fill and bring back for blessing on November 13th. iff you would rather buy the plastic totes to fill, that is way cool too...just get a few boxes filled for children across the world...good way to teach our children about the gift of giving....thanks for participating

Welcome to Trinity Lutheran Church!

Discovering and sharing the hope of Jesus.
Where our faith calls us to explore, engage and expand.




Trinity Lutheran Ministry Site Profile

Shared Pastor Position Description


 Pastor Isaacson's blog.




The Crookston Men’s Fellowship

invites you join them for lunch on
Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 12 Noon here in Trinity's Fellowship Hall.
Speaker is Trey Everett, Co-Director of the MICAH Retreat Center. Following lunch there will be an opportunity to visit the MICAH site. Free will offering for the meal - all are invited!


“Sip and Sing” at Cofè

Thursday, October 27 @ 7:30 p.m.

Susan Lee will play guitar and lead the music. Everyone is invited to
enjoy a favorite beverage and sing some familiar songs and hymns.   

Sponsored by Trinity Lutheran Church


Sunday, October 30 – Reformation Sunday

New Members welcomed today!


Family Information Meeting

Next Sunday, October 30, 10:10 a.m. in Room 1A
Come to engage in conversation focused on these questions:
1.What you like and what is working well in our Children,
Youth and Family ministries? Why?

2.What don’t you like? Why?
3.What changes or improvements would you suggest? Why?
4.What do you want for your children as we move forward in this ministry?
5.Other concerns or questions?
Please take some time to ponder these questions and join us as we seek to set goals, and grow in our faith and future together!


Teacher-Leader Gathering 

Sunday, October 30: J.A.M.  at 11:00 a.m. in Room 1A


4th, 5th & 6th Grade Families:

All 4th, 5th & 6th grade students and their parents have
Confirmation classes
Wednesday, November 2, 9 and 16 at 6:30 p.m.
Please come on the first night at 6:15 p.m. for registration.
Also, let us know if you need childcare for your younger
children on those evenings by calling 281-4276.


Remembering Our Loved Ones 
on All Saint’s Sunday
November 6th

On all Saint’s Sunday, November 6th, we will remember those from our congregation who have died this past year. We need your help. We, of course, know of the loved ones whose funeral we hosted but if you have a loved one who died this past year and would like to have them remembered as well, you need to let us know. Please call the church office at 281-4276 with the person’s name and date of death.
This information must be in the church office no later than
12 Noon on Wednesday, November 2nd. 


When you have filled your
Walk for Water coin bottle,
please return it to the church office.
Thank you!



 It’s not too early to begin gathering items to donate to the Children’s Christmas Store! Help us stock the shelves! Please donate gently used/like new items for our store. We are looking for….
Gift items, household items (no vases, please), decorative items, Christmas decorations, children’s toys, stuffed animals, jewelry, men’s items (no clothing, please) and gift bags. A donation box is located at Trinity’s parking lot entrance.
Wrapping paper is not needed but donations of gift bags & tissue are greatly appreciated!
This is a great opportunity for Trinity’s children to purchase gifts for their family. Thanks for your donations to the Children’s Christmas Store!

Sunday, November 13

4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Trinity’s Women of the ELCA are planning for their annual fundraiser

and seek donation for the
Fall Bazaar Bake Sale.  Items needed are:

pies, breads, bars, cookies, candies, cakes, lefse, canned goods and

any fun items you would like to share.

Hand-crafted items are also welcome!
Thank you for your donations and support of

WELCA Mission projects!


so yes...the shoeboxes are ready in our fellowship area...stop down grab a

few to fill and bring back for blessing on November 13th. if you would

rather buy the plastic totes to fill, that is way cool too...just get a few

boxes filled for children across the world...good way to teach our children

about the gift of giving....thanks for participating


 Friendly Reminders:

Due to safety reasons,
ALL children must be accompanied by an adult while in the Youth Room.


We have a NEW Schwan’s Cares Fundraising campaign number!

Please use campaign #29571

when you place your order with Schwan’s - either online or by phone –
now through November 27th.  

Thank you for your continued support of


as they prepare for the
2018 National Youth Gathering in Houston, TX!



is flying high! 
This Christmas you can share joy and hope with a needy child in a troubled country like Afghanistan or Sudan by taking part in Operation Christmas Child, a mission project of Samaritan’s Purse. Everyone can participate by bringing a gift-filled shoebox to church

Empty shoe boxes are available in the Fellowship Hall! Use one of these boxes (or your own) to fill with Christmas gifts for a needy child. Remember to include a $7.00 donation check made payable to “Samaritan’s Purse.”  Place your donation in the envelope provided and attach it to the OUTSIDE, TOP of the box or drop it off in the church office

Suggested Gifts
•    Toys: small cars, balls dolls, stuffed animals, kazoos, harmonicas, yo-yos, small Etch-A-Sketch, toys that light up or make noise (with extra batteries), Slinky, etc.
•    School supplies: pens, pencils and sharpener, crayons or markers, stamps and ink pad sets, coloring books, chalk, writing pads or paper, solar calculators, etc.
•    Hygiene items: toothbrush, toothpaste, mild bar soap (in a plastic bag), comb, washcloth, etc.
•    Other: hard candy, lollipops, mints, gum, sunglasses, flashlights with extra batteries, ball caps, socks, t-shirts, toy jewelry, hair-clips, watches, small picture books, etc.

We will bless the boxes during Fellowship Time that morning!




Sunday morning
Worship at Trinity Lutheran Church
Winter Hours 

Regular/Fall Worship Schedule Resumes

7:45 a.m. – Traditional Worship

9:00 a.m. – Contemporary Worship
(Televised live over Cable TV Channel 3 and
broadcast live on KROX 1260 AM Radio)

10:10 – J.A.M. (Jesus and Me) 
For kids ages 3 through 10th Grade

10:30 a.m. – First Presbyterian Church

Office Hours:
Tuesday-Friday 8-noon & 1-5 pm



Service Work Group #2 will serve the next funeral.

Thank you for your service.


Weekly Bulletin Announcement Deadline is Noon on Wednesday.


Need a Ride to Church???
Trinity members needing a ride to church on Sunday
have two great options for rides to Trinity at NO COST.

Call Ampride Taxi at 281-2000 on Friday or Saturday and make a reservation to be picked up on Sunday morning.
Call Tri-Valley Bus Services at 281-0700 on Monday – Saturday
to book your ride for Sunday morning.



Volunteer Opportunities


 Please consider helping with our 
Sunday morning worship serv

We need a steady flow of volunteers to help usher, serve communion, 
 , greet people, and share their musical talents with 
our church family.  Please put some prayerful thought into
giving of your time and talents!

Contact the church office if you are willing to serve.
 You are very much appreciated!



Giving Opportunities

“Everyone Should Walk in Their Own Shoes”
Monetary donations accepted 

Please send your gift to:

 P.O. Box 598, Crookston MN 56716




Take the hassle out of having
to remember to write a weekly check for offering. Consider
The "Simply Giving" Program.

This program is endorsed by Thrivent Federal Credit Union
and is simple to use. Just click the

"Giving a gift or offering online"
at the bottom of this section and follow the directio
to set up your easily accessible online account.
If you have any questions, please stop in
or call our office at 281-4276 .

Would you like to dedicate a
"Radio Ministry Broadcast" 
in memory of your loved one?
For a $126.00 donation, and by picking a date
of your choice, our Sunday’s Radio Broadcast will
be especially dedicated to your loved one.
For more information contact the church office.

​Our Schwans Cares campaign number
is now

Please update your Schwans account
to continue to support Trinity Youth!!

Thanks for your support of our youth!



Has your home phone number changed????


We understand there have been changes to phone service providers in our area.

Please notify the church office if your home phone number has been changed or if you would prefer to use a cell phone as your primary contact number.
Please call 218-281-



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