Showing posts from May, 2017

North Street Mission

Trinity United Church of Christ(Wooster)
Contact:   Phil Starr                   150 East North St 
                  Wooster, Ohio 44691
Phone:  330-264-9250
Fax:  330-264-0380
Website: Trinity is located in Wooster Ohio which is the seat of Wayne County. It is approximately 50 miles South, South West of Cleveland and 35 miles South West of Akron.  Trinity hosts a free hot, healthy breakfast, five days a week for the community.  We serve an average of 65 people per day.  The program requires 100 volunteer hours each week.  18,000 meals were served in 2015. 

Projects/Focus:  Volunteer groups will begin each day by working with Trinity volunteers preparing and serving our Breakfast Program.  Following breakfast they will have the opportunity to work with one of several community organizations including MOCA House (a local mental health drop in center), People to People Ministries (a local food pantry), Salvation Army, Boys and Gi…

Throwback Thursday Facebook posts

5-18-17 TBT Facebook post - Wooster Daily Record article from May 1982 about Trinity's Mother-Daughter banquet! Pictured is Dee Watkins Carter. The article mentions a number of other current members. Note that there were 260 ladies in attendance. A chicken casserole dinner ws served by the men of the church!

Throwback Thursday picture of Irene Snyder, Liz Zimmer and Beth Patton - maybe 20 years ago?

Throwback Thursday post: August 1988 Daily Record article announcing that Rev. Armin Bizer is the new Pastor at Trinity!

Throwback Thursday (sorry it's late) picture - our current sanctuary was dedicated in November 1958. Rev. Leo Keil was our Pastor - take a look at the Daily Record article.
Throwback Thursday! Pictured is a ladies group. We are not sure how old this is? Any ideas?

Throwback Thursday......the 1994 Trinity Music Staff (recognize any of these people?) :) — withSuzanne FeltnerAnnette SlaterPhil StarrIan Lilburn and

Outdoor Worship Service - Sunday August 20, 2017

Outdoor Worship August 20, 2017
John Streeter Amphitheatre, Secrest Arboretum 2122 Williams Rd. Wooster, Ohio  44691 Sunday August 20, 2017 – 10:30 am
Join us for our annual outdoor worship service surrounded by the beauty of the Secrest Arboretum on the OARDC / ATI Campus.  After worship we will gather at the nearby glassed in pavilion for our pot luck lunch.  The Fellowship Committee will be providing grilled hot dogs and beverages.

The Amphitheatre has stone wall seating so you might want to bring a blanket or chair to sit on.  Bring a pot luck dish to share and you own table service.

Here is a link to last year's outdoor service

Esperanza Mission Trip - March 2017 Follow-up

This past Sunday 4/30/17 was our Esperanza reflection Sunday during worship.  Below are links to the various parts of the service and a link to our trip blog.  Please consider joining us next year - Esperanza 2018 - March 10-17, 2018.

Eduardo addressing Trinity:
Esperanza 2017 Video
Children's message
Esperanza reflections:
This is Home
Our trip blog

Vacation Bible School - June 19-22, 2017 - 9 am to noon

Downtown Vacation Bible School 2017When:  June 19-22 – 9 am to noon Where:  First Presbyterian Church of Wooster                 621 College Ave                 Wooster, Ohio  44691 For Children Ages 4 through 6th grade
Sponsored by the following churches: Central Christian Church First Church of Christ, Scientist First Presbyterian St. James Episcopal St. Mary Church Catholic Trinity United Church of Christ Wooster United Methodist Zion Lutheran
Theme:  Maker Fun Factory Created by God, Built for a Purpose
The whole week is filled with interconnected lessons and experiences to enable the children to discover that they’re lovingly crafted by God and built for a purpose.  They learn one important Bible point each day and is reinforced through Bible adventures.    
For any VBS to be successful we need plenty of volunteers.  Please consider volunteering even if you can only do so one day.

Register your Child and/or sign up to Volunteer at:

Chicken BBQ (Carryout) Sunday 5/21/17