New-members

We are so pleased that you are interested in Trinity Lutheran Church! If you visit Trinity during a worship service, help us to make you feel welcome by introducing yourself to one of our pastors so they can personally welcome you to Trinity.

Trinity’s Curiosity classes are designed for people interested in joining Trinity. They are geared toward people who are interested in learning more about the Lutheran faith or simply reviewing their faith. Attendance at Curiosity classes, held in the fall and the spring, is open to everyone.

There is no obligation to join Trinity at the conclusion of the classes.  If you’re interested in learning more, please contact Angela Davis here.

New Member Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need to do to join Trinity? 

  1. Indicate your interest by contacting one of the pastors, Director of Congregational Life Angela Davis or complete a Let’s Connect card (available in the sanctuary pews or the courtyard info center).
  2. Attend Two Curiosity Classes and New Member VIP Night
  3. Attend Worship on the Scheduled New Members Sunday in May or November. We will welcome you in a special blessing and prayer.  

How can I become an official member of Trinity Lutheran Church?

You may be received as a full member by:

  1. Baptism For those children or adults not yet baptized.
  2. Transfer from another congregation Request a letter of transfer from your former church or ask Trinity’s staff for help.
  3. Affirmation of Faith To reactivate your membership within the Lutheran church, to join Trinity from other denomination or to join with no prior active church affiliation.

Important Membership Dates

CURIOSITY CLASSES
Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 6 pm

Lutheran Theology, Trinity Style, Part One
Led by Pastor Bob Linstrom
A light meal and childcare is provided.

AND

Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 6 pm
Lutheran Theology, Trinity Style, Part Two
Led by Pastor Karen Niemeyer
A light meal and childcare is provided.

Attendance at the two Curiosity Classes is open to all.
There is no obligation to join Trinity at the conclusion of the sessions.

NEW MEMBER VIP NIGHT
Monday, May 13, at 6 pm
A light meal and childcare is provided.
This gathering is designed for people who decide to join Trinity. You will receive info about Trinity and connect with Trinity’s staff and lay leaders.

NEW MEMBER SUNDAY
Sunday, May 19th
New members will be welcomed into membership. Photos will be taken
before worship and an informal reception will be held after each service
in honor of the new members.