There are three statues over the main doors of our church building. In the middle is Christ, with hands open in invitation, looking out toward the busy street. On the right is a figure looking up toward Jesus, earnestly and eagerly. Some of us at Trinity Church have also made up our minds: where Christ leads, we will follow. On the left is another figure, with a hand to his head. … Read the rest
“Winter Thoughts” by Cathy MacGovern
In his book, Feathers: A Beautiful Look At A Bird’s Most Unique Feature, Stan Tekiela points out that down feathers line a bird’s body and provide insulation by trapping air. When you see the many birds that are around during the winter, consider that it is the layer of down that helps them to survive the cold temperatures. … Read the rest
Trinity Church’s Ash Wednesday Service will be held on Wednesday, February 10th, at 7:00 PM in Grace Chapel.
On Ash Wednesday morning, ashes will be made available at 9:30 AM during the regular prayer meeting in the church parlor. Jo Anne Evans facilitates this group that gathers every Wednesday morning from 9:30 to 10:00 AM.
Please join us for this quiet service which begins the 40 days of Lent.… Read the rest
Every Friday during the Season of Lent, there will be a mid-day Lenten Service Series from 12:30 to 1:00 PM in Grace Chapel. Services will be held February 12th thru March 25th (Good Friday).
ALL ARE WELCOME… Read the rest
Every Friday during the Season of Lent from February 12th through March 25th (Good Friday), Trinity Church hosts a wonderful luncheon…including homemade clam chowder, our famous lobster rolls, soup du jour and delicious homemade pies…from 11:30 AM to 1:15 PM and all are welcome. For take-out orders, call (413) 221-5399 on Fridays through Lent from 9:30 to 11:30 AM. There is a 50-cent charge on all take-out orders to help defray the cost of packaging.… Read the rest
February 16th & 23rd, and March 1st
Please join us in the parlor on Tuesdays from 7:00 to 8:30 PM
The death of someone we love is disturbing and frightening. It may be one of the most painful, anxiety-producing experiences we have ever known. This class is designed to offer support, a safe place to share our stories, thoughts, and feelings, and to provide valuable resources.… Read the rest
Full-time position for Head Sexton at Trinity Church. Under supervision, perform cleaning, maintenance, and general custodial duties of building and grounds. Responsible for training and supervision of maintenance department. Requirements: Good physical fitness ( heavy lifting = 40% of job duties). excellent leadership, organizational, interpersonal, and time management skills; High school diploma or equivalent; General knowledge of commercial boiler systems, plumbing and electrical repairs, and maintenance.… Read the rest
The Trinity Urban Challenge is an invitation to extend yourself beyond the boundaries of your hometown into neighborhoods of the city of Springfield, MA, the fourth largest city in New England.
This multi-day program is appropriate for High school and college participants who want to learn more about the challenges and joys found in cities.
This urban immersion will offer opportunities to spend time with people facing challenges of poverty and with organizations that work to advocate for and empower city residents. … Read the rest
Trinity Church is proud to show off its newly-constructed Bill and Lib Hale Community Room dedicated on Sunday, October 25th, 2015. This new meeting room is accessible to all and was created in the space that once was our swimming pool. The general purpose of this room will allow Trinity to connect with and serve the local community.
This project is the largest physical alteration to the building since the completed Church facility opened in 1929. … Read the rest
For a more detailed look at what is happening at Trinity Church, we invite you to click here for our monthly Carillon Newsletter.
Our resident photographic artist, Jim Sharrard, is now running a continuous photo blog featuring a myriad of events that are always happening at Trinity. Check it out…YOUR picture just might be included!!