Author Archive: Pastor Matt Pensinger

The Rev. Matthew Pensinger is our Associate Pastor. A graduate of the Gettysburg Lutheran Seminary, Pastor Matt has been ordained and active in ministry for 10 years. He and his wife, Deb, are the proud parents of Maura.

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Wings and Conversation at Joy’s Tavern

Wings and Conversation at Joy’s Tavern

Hey guys… do you like chicken wings? Are you interested in a happy hour at our neighbor Joy’s Tavern to enjoy some wings and discuss life in a spiritual context? Stop in on first Mondays from 5-6 PM beginning October 2nd for Wings and Conversation with Pastor Matt. You can swing by for a minute […]

Posted in: Group Ministries
First Communion Instruction – September 26th

First Communion Instruction – September 26th

Is your child ready to begin receiving communion? Pastor Matt is offering First Communion Instruction on Tuesday, September 26th at 6:30 p.m. in Room 209.  This class of young people will receive their first communion on Sunday, October 8th, at the 11:00 a.m. service with our bishop, The Rev. James Dunlop presiding. If any wish […]

Posted in: Children & Youth
New Members Welcome – September 24th

New Members Welcome – September 24th

We will welcome new Trinity members at the beginning of worship services on September 24th. The process of joining Trinity is simple and low-pressure; it’s the best way to ensure that you’re connected to all of our communications and groups and opportunities, and for you to get any questions about this church or our Lutheran […]

Posted in: Adults
Coffee Talk – Now With Espresso

Coffee Talk – Now With Espresso

Coffee Talk is an adult Christian education opportunity that meets in the library at 9:45 on Sundays.  The conversation is open, exploratory, life-focused, and bounces off current events and our place in the larger community. Join the discussion beginning September 17th with a revamped format centered around Two Big Questions each week.  Pick up your […]

Posted in: Adults
A Message from Pastor Matt: “Being Together”

A Message from Pastor Matt: “Being Together”

I was talking to a friend the other week for the first time in quite a while.  We had a lot of catching up to do, and a lot of questions to ask, and a very little time to do it in!  We both said, “Sometime we’ll be in the same place at the same […]

Posted in: Adults
From Pastor Matt: “Summer”

From Pastor Matt: “Summer”

Summer is here, or just about! And we all know summer is different. I said to my daughter in the second weekend of May: “Only two more weeks of school, and then we can start our SUMMER SCHEDULE.” She was quite excited… the summer schedule! Our regular routine includes school and soccer and dance and […]

Posted in: Our Life Together

Son of David

We are here for the littlest and the least.

Posted in: Videos
A Message from Pastor Matt: “Trinity… Embrace It!  Share It!”

A Message from Pastor Matt: “Trinity… Embrace It! Share It!”

Take hold of the life that REALLY is life – 1 Timothy 6:19b The other day, I overheard a parent and a teenager standing at our youth bulletin board, pondering events and activities. The parent was saying, do you want to do this? How about this? The teenager was saying, I’m not sure, maybe? And […]

Posted in: Our Life Together
Pastor Matt’s Message: “Clear the Decks”

Pastor Matt’s Message: “Clear the Decks”

I stand in the empty sanctuary and picture the summer that was. Children were welcomed in baptism. Young couples were united in marriage. Old friends were laid to their last rest. The room rocked to the sounds of VBS songs, and choir camp songs, and worship songs. Mission trips were commissioned and sent out, and […]

Posted in: Our Life Together

How?

Sometimes, God sends a BIG fish.

Posted in: Videos

Break the Jar

The Kingdom is among you.

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A Message from Pastor Matt: “Looking Forward”

A Message from Pastor Matt: “Looking Forward”

Happy Easter! I hope that it is warm and that things are green and growing when you read this. Last December 6th seems like a long time ago from the perspective of spring. I was called to Trinity as a pastor that day. It was cold, and I was sick, and it was the holiday […]

Posted in: Our Life Together
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