Author Archive: Michelle Shirk

Michelle Shirk is the Director of Youth and Family Ministries at Trinity. Michelle joined the Trinity team in 2005 and currently directs our children and youth programs, organizes our Christian education efforts, and leads local and international mission trips for all ages.

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2019 Youth Summer Mission Trip

2019 Youth Summer Mission Trip

Our Sr. High Youth and leaders will be heading to Philadelphia to serve with Broad Street Ministry July 28-August 2. Two spots have opened up for this Pilgrimage! Contact Michelle Shirk for details.

Posted in: Children & Youth
Items Needed for Vacation Bible School

Items Needed for Vacation Bible School

Our VBS team is looking to borrow the following items: Mayan-like Pottery of all sizes and Rain-Forest Stuffed Animals Please carefully label the items and place in the 3-year old classroom before Sunday, July 14. Direct any questions to Jill Fleming or Amanda Adams.

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ALIVE Event for Jr. High Students

ALIVE Event for Jr. High Students

Come join in the fun with your Trinity friends and others throughout the Lower Susquehanna Synod.  We will spend the weekend at Camp Nawakwa for an all-time favorite, ALIVE! The event will be held September 27-29, 2019 and all youth who will be in grades 6-8 this fall are eligible to attend. Registration forms can […]

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Registration for Vacation Bible School is Open

Registration for Vacation Bible School is Open

We’ll be heading to the Jungles of Guatemala to find the “Treasure of God” July 15-18, 2019. Register your child age 3 (as of 7/15) to 5th grade (as of this spring) for a fabulous VBS week – www.tinyurl.com/TLCVBS2019    

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VBS Volunteer Training is Scheduled

VBS Volunteer Training is Scheduled

Have you signed-up as a VBS volunteer?  Then plan to join us for training and refreshments on Sunday, June 23 at 9:30 am in the Fellowship Hall.  Attendance will help you understand the theme, our evening schedule and how all stations will operate.  There will be time for Q&A. If you have not, and have […]

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Festival of the Arts Sunday – May 12th

Festival of the Arts Sunday – May 12th

Join us for a day of celebrating the arts and our tweens! The student art projects will be on display between services throughout the main areas of the church on May 12th for our annual “Festival of the Arts!”  Refreshments will be served youth volunteers. Note: this will be our last day of ROC! Be […]

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Sr. High Shady Maple Breakfast

Sr. High Shady Maple Breakfast

Sr. High and recent graduates, meet us at Trinity at 7:30 am to carpool for our annual Shady Maple Smorgasbord Good Friday feast (April 19th)! Cost: $15.00 per person. Permission slips required and available at www.tinyurl.com/TrinityFamilies. (Adult drivers needed! Sign up at the youth bulletin board.)

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Help Us Create Teacher/Leader Gifts

Help Us Create Teacher/Leader Gifts

Trinity Children and Youth, Shh……… Join us on Sunday, April 7th in the Comfy Couch Room to help us make gifts for your ROC and BOLD leaders and teachers! Stop in between services for a hands-on project.  

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Summer Camp Registration and Open House

Summer Camp Registration and Open House

All children considering summer camp – this is your day! You are invited to visit Kirchenwald or Nawakwa on April 7, 2:00pm to 4:30pm. Take a tour of camp with members of the summer staff and see what camp is all about. As a bonus, they will issue a $10 gift certificate for the camp […]

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Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Dinner

Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Dinner

Our annual Easter Egg Hunt and dinner will take place at Little Chiques/SICO Park accessible from Park Avenue in Mount Joy on Wednesday, April 17th. The main dish and dessert will be provided; please bring along a side dish to share. We will eat promptly at 6:00 pm; volunteers are needed to hide eggs at […]

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Vacation Bible School 2019

Vacation Bible School 2019

Our creation team has put together an exciting week for community kids, “Quest for the Treasure of God”! Mark your calendars for July 15-18, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 8:15 pm each night and join us for an exciting week! VBS is for ages 3 as of July 15 through 5th grade. Volunteers are needed […]

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Youth Sunday is February 3, 2019

Youth Sunday is February 3, 2019

Attention children and youth: be a part of our annual Youth Sunday on February 3rd! Participants are needed for all three services that morning. Sign up for your part at: www.tinyurl.com/YouthSunday2019 or see the Youth Bulletin Board in Trinity’s main hallway. Contact Michelle Shirk with any questions.

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Summer Camp Reunion Sunday

Summer Camp Reunion Sunday

Did you attend Summer Camp at Kirchenwald or Nawakwa last summer? Join us for a reunion in the Comfy Couch Room at 11:00 am with other camp participants! We’ll share memories, swap stories, and enjoy a yummy camp snack. Be sure to wear your favorite camp attire that day! Hope to see you then!

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“Milli Moments” Highlights the Fun of Choir Camp!
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“Milli Moments” Highlights the Fun of Choir Camp!

Fun is at the root of building faith – and choir camp is an important part of that fun! Thanks to Director Ms. Christa and fabulous volunteers, twenty six Trinity kids spent a week together learning about the stories of our faith and using their voices to sing about the lessons. They played games together, […]

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