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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Jr. High Late Night Event

Jr. High Late Night Event

Calling Jr. High Youth: Join us for a fun night of Christmas fun and favorite games! We’ll meet from 8 pm to midnight on Friday, December 13th. Permission forms are available at the Youth Board or by clicking here.  Forms are due December 8th. Any questions can be directed to Michelle Shirk.

Posted in: Children & Youth
Harvest Party Night at BOLD

Harvest Party Night at BOLD

Join us for a Harvest Party on Wednesday, October 30th! We’ll meet at normal BOLD times; children and youth grades K-8 will all gather in the Fellowship Hall for fall games, art, and snacks. Choir will meet as normal.

Posted in: Children & Youth
Jr. High ROC – Don’t Miss Class!

Jr. High ROC – Don’t Miss Class!

It’s the Jr. High ROC “Breakfast with Pastor” on Sunday, October 27th! Come with questions! Watch for updated information and sign-up genius link as we get closer to the date.

Posted in: Children & Youth
First Communion Instruction on October 8th
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First Communion Instruction on October 8th

First Communion Training for children ready to take part in this sacrament will take place at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, October 8th. Is your child ready? If your child is unable to attend instruction class, talk with one of our Pastors! First Communion will be held on Sunday, October 20th.

Posted in: Children & Youth
BOLD Fall Hike Night at New Location
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BOLD Fall Hike Night at New Location

All ages should meet at Cove Outlook Park located in Mount Joy at 5:30 pm for a hike and snacks. Sr. High will have a picnic under the pavilion. Families are invited to stay. Evening will end at 6:45 pm. Map: https://goo.gl/maps/MaYJSQS67MK2 Park at the first large parking lot on Old Market Street across from […]

Posted in: Children & Youth
J.J. Puppies for 2-Year Olds

J.J. Puppies for 2-Year Olds

Two-year old children who attend ROC for the first time will receive a JJ Prayer Puppy on September 8th. ROC begins at 9:45 am and ends at 10:45 am. The Two-Year Old classroom is located on the first floor of the Education Wing just behind Bagel Cafe. We can’t wait to see you!

Posted in: Children & Youth
Fourth Graders to Receive Bibles

Fourth Graders to Receive Bibles

All fourth grade youth will be presented a Bible in worship on Sunday, September 8th. Join us for the 8:30 or 11:00 am services. The Bibles will be used in the Tween ROC class each week.

Posted in: Children & Youth

Pilgrimage with Broad Street Ministry 2019

An eye-opening week of learning about the needs in urban environments. Stories of incarceration, the opioid crisis, housing insecurity, the hope of rebuilding and recovery, and so much more have inspired us to make changes for people in need. Thank you Broad Street, Iowa team, and all who financially made this trip possible!

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BOLD Begins With TrinOlympics on September 11th

BOLD Begins With TrinOlympics on September 11th

TrinOlympics is our annual kick-off for BOLD Youth programs at Trinity! Children ages 4 and up and their families are invited to join us for this outdoor fun, fellowship-building event! Note Special Time: 6:00 to 7:30 pm. All children and youth must be registered. Visit: tinyurl.com/trinityregistration2019 Hope to see you there!

Posted in: Children & Youth
First Day of ROC – September 8th

First Day of ROC – September 8th

ROC (Sunday morning education classes) begins on September 8th and will meet from 9:45 to 10:45 am. Classes are available for all children and youth beginning at age 2 through 12th grade. All children and youth must be registered! Visit: tinyurl.com/trinityregistration2019 Each Sunday, at the beginning of ROC, children age 2 through K, have music […]

Posted in: Children & Youth
Volunteer for ROC and BOLD – Training is Scheduled

Volunteer for ROC and BOLD – Training is Scheduled

Volunteers are needed to work with our ROC and BOLD children and youth! All volunteers who work with children at Trinity must submit necessary clearances and be an active part of our church community for at least six months. See Michelle with any questions. All adults who will be working with children and youth in […]

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Backpack Blessing Sunday

Backpack Blessing Sunday

Back to school means it’s time for Backpack Blessings at Trinity! Join us at any worship service (8:30 am, 9:45 am or 11:00 am) on August 18th and bring along your school bags! Work computer bags and briefcases are welcome too!

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.

Posted in: Our Life Together
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 […]

Posted in: Our Life Together