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  • Strange Gifts - 12/10/2017
    Strange Gifts – 12/10/2017
    December 10, 2017 by
    It's always fun to examine a package and try to guess the content. Often times what is inside is quite different from what we imagined. Today, Terry Tieman has us examine closely three different "packages" that God sent to man that were not, on close examination, what we might first have thought....
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  • More Precious Than Gold
    More Precious Than Gold
    December 7, 2017 by
    My grandfather had a solid gold pocket watch, a gift from a grateful family whose son my grandfather had helped get out of Nazi Germany. That watch was the topic of a discussion that I had with my father last week. He mentioned, a bit sadly, that it was the only thing that his father had given him. That isn’t...
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  • Schedule of Services for the Christmas Season
    Schedule of Services for the Christmas Season
    December 5, 2017 by
    The Christmas Season is one of the busiest times. Here is our schedule of special services to help you with your planning. Don't forget the special Advent Services each Wednesday evening proceeded by a super served by one of Trinity's boards....
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  • Advent Wreath
    Advent Services 2017
    December 5, 2017 by
    While the retail world would have us think that Christmas began the day after Thanksgiving, the Church follows a different calendar. The new Church Year begins with the season of Advent (beginning this year December 3rd,) four weeks in which to prepare spiritually for Christ’s coming; four weeks in which to get ready not only for Christmas 2017, but to...
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  • Working With Clay - 12-3-2017
    Working With Clay – 12-3-2017
    December 3, 2017 by
    Remember Play-Doh and all the things that you could make with it? Terry Tieman does as he talks about today's lesson in which God speaks of molding us from clay. But what is this product that He made? Certainly something more important that what we ever made as kids....
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  • Sad News
    Sad News
    December 1, 2017 by
    It was just learned this evening that our dear brother Jason Seek passed away. Those of us who knew Jason and his family are saddened by his sudden death.  May almighty and merciful God send His comfort to Jason’s family and friends and welcome him into His heavenly kingdom.  May all of us be strengthened and comforted with the hope of the...
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  • Trinity Hires Terry Tieman to Serve as Interim Pastor
    Trinity Hires Terry Tieman to Serve as Interim Pastor
    November 27, 2017 by
    At the November Church Council meeting, it was decided to hire Rev. Terry Tieman to serve part time as Trinity’s pastor until such time as the Congregation is able to secure a new full time pastor. We welcome Rev. Dr. Tieman as Trinity’s new part time pastor. Rev. Tieman has lived and ministered in Memphis for the past 23 years,...
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  • Letter of Introduction from Terry Tieman
    Letter of Introduction from Terry Tieman
    November 26, 2017 by
    Dear Members & Friends of Trinity: “Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ who gave himself for our sins to rescue us from the present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father, to whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen” (Galatians 1:3-4) Okay, I’m certainly no Apostle Paul,...
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  • Christ The King Sunday
    Christ The King Sunday
    November 25, 2017 by
    It is not unnatural at this time to stop to ponder our own lives, the time we have here on this earth and the inevitableness of our death. As our time grows to a close, even for those that statistically see death as far off, we ask ourselves just where we stand in relationship to the Almighty. Have we spent...
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  • Well Done Good And Faithful Servant 11/19/17
    Well Done Good And Faithful Servant 11/19/17
    November 19, 2017 by
    ‘Master, you entrusted me with two talents. See, I have gained two more.’ His master replied, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Enter into the joy of your master!’...
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  • Fake News and Gospel Truth 11/12/17
    Fake News and Gospel Truth 11/12/17
    November 12, 2017 by
    We seem to be surrounded these days with news reports that do not have a factual basis. This was true in the time of the Apostles as well. Here is where the truth lies....
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  • Rev. Chad Kendall Declines Trinity's Call
    Rev. Chad Kendall Declines Trinity’s Call
    November 3, 2017 by
    On Sunday, Oct. 1, the voters of Trinity Lutheran Church voted to issue a Divine Call to Rev. Chad Kendall to serve as their pastor. Rev. Kendall is currently serving as pastor at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lowell. Rev. Kendall and his wife Stacie visited with Trinity Memphis the prior weekend so that they and Trinity Memphis could get to know one another better. Last...
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