TLC Women’s Ministries

TLC Women’s Ministries

 

Shaleen Camery-Hoggatt, the new Director of Women’s Ministries, has planned a wonderful variety of classes, workshops and gatherings for women this Fall to connect with God and each other.

Women’s Book Study Tuesdays, September 18 – November 13 
Women’s Book Study starts an 8-week session on Emotionally Healthy Spirituality this Tuesday, September 18, 10:00 – 11:30 am in the Fireside Room. Books and sign-ups are available today in the gym.

Women’s Bible Study Fridays, September 21 – October 5
Women’s Bible Study starts on Friday, September 21, 10:00 – 11:30 am in the Fireside Room with a 3-week study of Psalm 139.

Praying in Color Saturday, September 22
Praying in Color is this Saturday, September 22, 9:30 – 11:00 am in the Fireside Room. Men, women & high school youth are invited to come discover this creative prayer practice. Sign up today in the gym.

A NOVEL Approach to the Gospel of Mark
Alternating Tuesday Evenings Beginning September 25
A NOVEL approach to the GOSPEL OF MARK will meet on alternating Tuesday evenings from 6:00 – 7:30 pm beginning September 25 in the Fireside Room. Dr. Jerry Camery-Hoggatt will read aloud from his novel on Mark, followed by q & a about the gospel passage. Sign up today in the gym.

Women Gather to Connect, Saturday, September 29
Women Gather to Connect: Bring your favorite mug and enjoy morning coffee, muffins, and time with other TLC women on Saturday, September 29, 9:30 – 11:00 am in the Fireside Room. Let us know you plan to attend by signing up today in the gym.

Adult Education Classes

Adult Education Classes

Trinity’s Adult Education Classes meet at 9:30 a.m. on Sundays from September through the end of May, in the Fireside Room.

MarkEagerclass Topics include different denominations, Interfaith studies, Lutheran history, current social issues. We have guest speakers specialized in a variety of bible-based academia, including seminary professors, pastors, emeritus professors, religious leaders from other religions, and other professionals.

Join us for presentations related to Christian discipleship.

Our goal is to offer a variety of topics ranging from Christian spirituality, Scripture study, Interfaith, to moral and social issues.

For further information, please contact Linda Abegglen Nevermann, Adult Education Coordinator.

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JANUARY

1/6      ZOROATRIANISM 

Good Thoughts, Good Words & Good Deeds

This presentation examines the ancient Iranian worldview as expressed through Zoroaster’s Songs (Gatha) and the calendar that was inspired by Zoroastrianism. The elements (water, air, earth), values, fire, and ideals mentioned in this calendar serve as a guide for building a progressive society.

Speaker: Dr. Khodadad Kaviani, Ph.D., Assoc. Professor of Education at Central Washington University.

Speaker: Whidbey Island Homeless Coalition 

     

1 /13      VEDANTA/HINDUISM

The Song of God

Use of scriptures in Hinduism. Practical guidance from the “Gita” to help with difficulties of life. The goal of spiritual life. Bagavad Gita’s concepts of God. Surrender to God. Purification of the mind. Awakening to perfection.

Speaker: Swami Brahmatmananda, Topavan Retreat Center, Stanwood, WA.

 

Women’s Ministries at TLC

Women’s Ministries at TLC

Shaleen Camery-Hoggatt, the Director of Women’s Ministries, has planned a wonderful variety of classes, workshops and gatherings for women in 2019 to connect with God and each other.

WOMEN’S RETREAT 2019 SIGN-UPS ARE OPEN!

Our weekend TLC Women’s Retreat will be Friday evening, May 31 through Sunday morning, June 2 at Warm Beach Conference Center in Stanwood. We are blessed to have Eileen Burdick–ELCA pastor, hospice chaplain, and TLC member—as our speaker. Sign-up after church today in the gym. You may secure your place with a $50 deposit. For additional information, pick up a flyer in the gym or contact Shaleen at shaleench@gmail.com.


Women’s BOOK Study Begins Tuesday, January 8

Women’s BOOK Study begins a new session on Tuesday, January 8, 10-11:30 am in the Fireside Room. We are going to read David Benner’s Spiritual Journey Book Series (3 books), beginning with Surrender to Love: Discovering the Heart of Christian Spirituality. Books and sign-ups for this 5-week series will be available today in the gym or contact Shaleen at shaleench@gmail.com


Women’s BIBLE Study Begins Friday, January 11

Women’s BIBLE Study begins a new session this Friday, January 11, 10-11:30 am in the Fireside Room. We will take a reflective, contemplative approach to Psalm 23, “Life with the Good Shepherd,” one phrase each week. Sign up today in the gym or contact Shaleen at shaleench@gmail.com


Reflective Practices for the Attentive Christian Life, Sat, Jan 19

Reflective Practices for the Attentive Christian Life meets on the third Saturday of each month, 10-11:30 am in the Fireside Room, for a time of connecting with God through a variety of practices. On Saturday, January 19, our practice will be a guided experience of writing a “New Year’s letter to God,” a structured time of reviewing the previous year and embracing the new year in God’s loving presence. Men, women & high school youth are invited to come be “alone with God in community.” Sign up today in the gym or contact Shaleen at shaleench@gmail.com for more information.

TLC Camera Arts Ministry

TLC Camera Arts Ministry

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Trinity’s Camera Arts Ministry Team is open to anyone who is interested in improving their photography skills. Photos submitted by members are frequently used for inspirational purposes in church projections, on Facebook, and on this website.

The group was created by John Willson and organized by Laura Canby in 2014. Accomplished photographers Ron Norman and Holly Davison are co-leading the team for 2015/2016.

The group meets once a month October through May.  Local field trips usually follow the hour-long meeting and typically focus on nature scenes.

DSCN8807Once or twice a year the Camera Arts Ministry team also displays photos in Trinity’s Lobby art exhibit area.

Members are encouraged to share their best photos with Trinity’s webmaster via Dropbox.

For more information, contact Ron Norman or Holly Husom Davison.

  • Welcome and Ministry Focus (5 min)
  • Educational Presentation (20 min)
  • Discussion and Questions (10 min)
  • Editing Tips (5 mins)
  • Share Your Work (20 min)

 

Some photos by TLC Camera Arts Ministry members…

TLC Card Making Ministry

TLC Card Making Ministry

First Wednesday of the month, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Fireside

Rindy Stewart, coordinator

Join this fun group as they meet and make beautiful cards to send to our friends and family and our TLC church family. We will meet in the Fireside Room at 1:00 pm for an afternoon of creativity and conversation. Bring snacks to share if you like. Thanks to Rindy Stewart for providing all of the beautiful supplies, (and expert instruction) to make these lovely cards!

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