February 2018- Mission Month at Trinity
Sunday, February 4- Rev. Dr. Dan & Joan Jastram
The Jastram's look forward to sharing with us about life on the mission field in Japan and what Pastor Dan plans to be doing in Asia in the next two years. Pastor Jastram will be preaching during the 9:00 am Divine Service and will have a presentation during the 10:30 am Bible study hour. The Global Outreach Board will be serving fellowship treats in the Narthex following worship with a free-will offering to go to the Jastram's mission.
Sunday, February 11- Together in Mission (T.I.M.) Sunday
On this special Sunday we will feature Daconess Kim Bueltmann, Trinity's Together in Mission missionary who is serving the Lord in Germany. Kim is a Refugee Outreach Facilitator, assisting German congregations in providing outreach to refugees from the Middle East. She teaches these refugees and other new believes about the Christian faith and leads outreach activities. She helps the refugees learn German and provides them compassionate support and friendship. Kim is not able to be here in person at this time, but we hope to invite her when she is back in the U.S.
Sunday, February 25- Mission Festival- Rev. Eddie Hosch & Family
We are excited to have Rev. Eddie Hosch, his wife, Melissa, and children, Lexi and Joe as special guests on February 25th. The Hosch family serves the Lord as missionaries in Peru. Pastor Hosch will be preaching during the 9:00 am Divine Service and will have a presentation during the 10:30 am Bible study hour where we will lean about his work as president of the Mighty Fortree- House of Mercy mission work in Lima, Peru. Please stay after the presentation for a potluck lunch that will allow us more time to interact with the Hosch family.
Jastrams to Japan Newsletters
Reverend Dan Jastram, and his wife, Joan, are sponsored missionaries for Trinity Lutheran Church. Dan is the son of our long-time congregational member, Phyllis Jastram, and her late husband, Reverend Robert Jastram. Enjoy the Jastram’s interesting newsletters summarizing their mission work in northern Asia, based in Tokyo, Japan!
Rev. Jastram and Joan compile and, with the help of Trinity, distribute newsletters. These are also available for download below: