Trinity Times

December 4, 2019

Preschool & Kindergarten Sings TODAY 12/4 at the 3:45 Advent Service

Grades 5th - 8th sings on Wednesday 12/11 at the 3:45 Advent Service

Grades 1st - 4th sings on Wednesday 12/18 at the 3:45 Advent Service

ADVENT SERVICE/SUPPER TODAY Through December 18th

Plan to come and worship at 3:45 and stay for dinner, or come for dinner at 4:45 and stay for evening service at 6:30. Food will be served from 4:45 to 6:15. Come and bring a friend for some food and fellowship!


Dec 4th - Board of Elders- Soup and Sandwich

Dec 11th - Lutheran Pioneers

Dec 18th - Supper with ESL - Bring your favorite Holiday Dish to pass.

EARLY CHILDHOOD (PRE-K/KINDERGARTEN) CHRISTMAS SERVICE PROGRAM IS SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7, AT 5:30 PM

Christmas Cookies to follow in the Trinity Room.

Ladies - Advent by Candlelight Dec 8th

Advent by Candle Light will be on

Sunday December 8th. 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Advent by Candlelight is an event for women, ages 7th grade and older. It is an opportunity to take a moment from the holiday hustle and bustle to focus on what truly makes this season important - the birth of our Savior, Jesus.

You are welcome to bring any female guests with you - relatives, neighbors, co-workers, friends. We are looking forward to having you join us on Sunday, December 8th at 4 p.m.

Beverages will be provided. If you are willing, you may bring food to share. Just prepare for a small amount, 1/2 to 1 dozen of whatever you wish. Feel free to bring it on or in something festive. It will go on the food table to share with everyone.

If you can, please bring a pair of mittens or gloves (children - adult sizes) to donate to Tomorrow's Choice.

TEACHER/DAYCARE CHRISTMAS GIFTS

The Christmas Season is almost here and Trinity's Parent Council is once again asking you, our school families, to thank our hardworking, dedicated Trinity school teachers and childcare staff. Whether you would like to share a financial gift or a brief note of thanks (or drawing) for the invaluable Christian education being provided to our children, all are welcome. Please drop your gifts in either the school office or at Trinity Child Care no later than Monday, December 16th (envelopes are available in both locations for your convenience). Please include your child/children's name and use the handy checkboxes to specify the educator(s) for whom your gift is intended. If you have any questions, please contact coordinators,
John and Liesl Ross at 262-574-0402.

HELP WITH BASKETBALL HOME GAMES NEEDED!

It's Basketball Time!!!! Here is your opportunity to help make our home games a success! Simply sign up below to help your team! The up coming game on Dec 13th, still in need for Scoreboard keeper for the 4:00pm game and all the slots for Game book & Concessions are open. Please consider of helping out to make the games run smoothly. Thank you for your time and effort.


Scoreboard


Game Book Help


Concessions

It is our pleasure to inform you that Trinity Lutheran Day Care has been selected for the 2019 Best of Waukesha Awards in the category of Child Care.

BMX Show on Monday Dec 1, 2019

December Activities

Wed 12/04 - PreK - Kindergarten Sings at 3:45pm Service

Advent Services @ 3:45pm & 6:30pm; dinner from 4:45 - 6:15pm

Thur 12/05 - Youth Group Tree Decorating @ 3:30pm

Grades 3-8 Board Game Club @ 3:45 - 4:45pm

Fri 12/06 - Grade 6th Field Trip Milwaukee Ballet @ 10am

Girls B2 & A team BB game Home starting @ 4:30pm

Sat 12/07 - WLHS Grade School Music Concert @ 4pm

Preschool/Kindergarten Christmas Service @ 5:30

TLS Preschool Christmas Cookies - Trinity Room @ 6:30pm

Sun 12/8 - Advent by Candlelight @ 4pm

Tue 12/10 - Lutheran Pioneers meeting @ 6:30pm

GRADES 1-8 CHRISTMAS SERVICE INFORMATION

Saturday, December 14, is the Grades 1-8 Christmas Service

at 3:30 & 5:30 pm.

Because of possible parking and seating congestion, we are encouraging parents whose child's last name ends in A-L attend the 3:30 pm service, while the parents whose child's last name ends in M-Z attend the 5:30 pm service. The children are expected to attend both services.

More details below:

  • You may arrive as early as 2:30 pm for the first service and 4:30 pm for the second service. For the first service, children are to sit with their parents until 3:10 pm, at which time they should report to their classrooms.
  • Children will receive a snack in their classrooms between the services.
  • Once the pre-service music begins, we ask that out of courtesy to the musicians, you listen quietly and silence your cell phones.
  • Pictures may be taken by the Christmas tree at the following times: 2:30-2:50 & 4:30-4:50, or after the 2nd service.
  • Students are to be picked up in their classrooms immediately after the 2nd service.

Study Table

3:30 - 4:15pm in the teacher's class room. There is no Study Table on Wednesday's during Advent.


Week of 12/2 - Mr. Snodie

Week of 12/9 - Mr. Gut

Lunch Menu

Thursday 12/05 - Hot Dog & Mac n Cheese

Friday 12/06 - Grilled Ham & Cheese w/ Chicken Noddle Soup

Monday 12/09 -Baked Ziti & Garlic Bread

Tuesday 12/10 - Beef Tacos w/ mexican rice

Wednesday 12/4 - Roasted Ham w/candied sweet potatoes

December Menu - veggies & fruit will be served with the main menu

2nd choice Ham & Cheese Sandwich 3rd choice Salad Bar.

If your child has an appointment and will be late coming in,please call the office and let us know the Hot lunch selection NO LATER than 9:30 a.m. Otherwise their choice will be #2 or #3

UP COMING LUNCH DUTY VOLUNTEERS 11:30-12:30

Friday 12/06 - Shelby Winters

Monday 12/09 - Abby Schwoch

Wednesday 12/11- Megan Oertel

Thank you Ladies for giving up your time to help out in the lunch room.

LUNCH DUTY VOLUNTEER SIGN-UP

FOOD DRIVE

The Board of Elders have placed large food barrels to collect food on Trinity’s Campus as part of a larger Good Samaritan effort to directly support our Waukesha Food Pantry. From now until 1/5/20, please bring your non-perishable, non-expired food items, a complete list of items are on the barrels, to help feed our @1200 hungry neighbors who come to the Pantry every week. Our Savior Jesus has told us: “Love one another” (John 13:34). Will you help Trinity help our neighbors?

Thanks for your kind support and please share this opportunity with anyone. This Thanksgiving and Christmas, let’s thank God for all our blessings and connect with our community with Christian love.

MISSION OFFERINGS

Mission offerings can be brought to chapel each Wednesday. During the 1st semester, offerings will be given to the Prison Ministry.

DID YOU KNOW if you miss bringing in your offering for Wednesday chapel, you can drop it into the offering plate at Trinity over the weekend and the school will receive it to forward to our Mission Project.

Please help the Prison Ministry and get us closer to our $1,500 goal!

LOST AND FOUND

Lost & found is by the Gym Entrance. Take a look! There are several jackets, hats, gloves and shoes.

LUTHERAN PIONEERS SCHEDULE

Updated schedule for the Lutheran Pioneers.

12/10 - Meeting - Christmas Activities

12/11 - Serving the Advent Meal 4:30-6:30pm

ATTENTION ALL TEENS!

SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES

Thursday, December 5th, 3:35-6:00pm

Feeling the Christmas Spirit? Come share your excitement with your friends while listening to Christmas music and helping to decorate the Christmas trees in Trinity's Sanctuary. Come right after school to the fellowship hall where you'll enjoy some after-school pizza and treats, then head upstairs to beautify our Church for the month of December. Remember to bring your friends and your parents- the more the merrier! RSVP so we can plan enough pizza and drinks- Text or email Mrs. Reinke at 414-254-3397 or lreinke@trinitywels.com


YOUTH LOCK-IN

January 3rd 8pm - 4th 8am - All youth groupers grades 7-9 are welcome to attend! There will be games, food, devotions & fun all night long!

Details: Cost $10, each participant bring either a 2-liter beverage or a snack/treat to share and a youth behavior contract.

Parents: We need at least 4 chaperones per shift to ensure the safety of our youth. Please consider volunteering for a shift: 1st shift - 8pm-2am, 2nd shift- 2am-8am. If we do not have enough parents signed up to help by Monday, Dec 23rd, the lock-in will officially be cancelled.

Please submit all RSVP's for youth groupers planning to attend & for parents with preferred chaperoning shift to Mrs. Reinke at 414-254-3397 or youthgroup@trinitywels.com


LOOKING AHEAD

WELS International Youth Rally

June 23–27, 2020

As you pull out your 2020 calendars for the new year, make sure to save the date for the upcoming youth rally at the University of Tennessee, in Knoxville, June 23-27th. All confirmed 8th graders through 12 graders are welcomed and encouraged to attend. Watch announcements for more details about transportation and registration or go to the youth rally website at wels.net/event/2020-wels-international-youth-rally.

Waukesha High School Open House Dates:

Waukesha West: December 9 - Auditorium @ 5:30 - 8:00pm

3301 W. Saylesville Rd ( 5:30 is set for Parochial Students)

VIKING NEWS

WLHS Christmas Pops Concert—Enjoy early Christmas merriment at the annual WLHS Christmas Pops Concert on Sunday, December 8, at 3:00 p.m. in the WLHS auditorium. The concert features bands, choirs, and instrumental ensembles at the high school. Admission is free. Enjoy a reception of Christmas cookies, coffee, and punch after the concert.


WLHS Sacred Christmas Concert--The annual WLHS Sacred Christmas Concert will take place on Sunday, December 15, at 7:00 p.m. in the WLHS auditorium. The concert features the A Cappella, Cantorei, and Freshman Choirs of WLHS, Inspiration, Jubilation Handbell Choir, Wisconsin Lutheran Children’s Choir, and numerous instrumentalists. Admission is free.

WLHS Job Opening – Wisconsin Lutheran High School is searching for staff to supervise and provide care for a globally diverse group of teenagers in our new student residential facility, Honey Creek Hall. Flexible part-time positions are available that would support the work of the resident staff during afternoon, evening, and/or weekend hours. A variety of ways to assist are available: driving students to various activities, attending students’ medical appointments, providing academic guidance to students in a study hall setting, participating in residence hall activity programming, or assisting with administrative tasks, as well as other duties. Interested parties should submit a resume to Becky Glass at hr@wlhs.org.

Jr. Vikings Baseball for 8-year-olds - The WLHS Jr. Vikings Baseball program is looking for a few more players to complete their U8 team for the 2020 season. Players need to be 8-years-old or younger as of May 1, 2020. Players interested in trying out should have at least one year experience of playing Little League. Please contact program director, Coach Brad Wetzel (brad.wetzel@wlhs.org), by December 1 to schedule a tryout or to ask any other related questions.


5th Annual WLHS Youth Boys Baseball Camp (Grade 2-8)

Where: WLHS Gymnasiums

When: Sundays - Jan. 26, Feb. 2, Feb. 9

Grades 2-4 (12pm - 1:15pm)

Grades 5-8 (1:30pm-3:00pm)

Cost: $45

Info: Click Here (also see attached PDF)

Online Registration: Click Here

LUTHER PREP SCHOOL-WATERTOWN AUCTION GALA

Donations of new items are currently being accepted for the Luther Prep Auction Gala to be held on Saturday, April 18, 2020. If you have something to share, it can be brought to the Mission Advancement office anytime during the LPS school day. If you cannot attend the Gala in person, this would be a great way to show support! Monetary donations can be made online.

Donate gift cards and other suggested items

Deadline for donations is February 24. Questions? Contact Sue at 920-262-8104.

Luther Prep appreciates the generosity of its many supporters! Thank you for being an active part of our ministry.

TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH INFORMATION

Please visit the TLC website to see our Worship Schedule and information on other events!

Click on these headings to find out more information:

Bible Information Class

Growth Groups

Trinity You Tube Channel

Daily Devotions

TLS WEBSITE

You can view the a short list of the following information/forms on our school website for the 2018-2019 school year. More can be found on the actual website:

TLS Website (Lunch Calendar/Athletic Calendar/Monthly School Calendar)

2019-2020 Yearly School Calendar

Power School Notices (to receive your child's academic progress and lunch balance notices)

ALL Athletic Forms

Medication Administration Consent Form

Pre-Planned Absence Form

Singing Schedule

Background Check

Upper Grade Homework

Mascot Media Trinity Site

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