All Announcements

All Announcements

If you are looking for information about an upcoming event, be sure to check out our Events page.

Advent Devotional
Prepare your heart for Christmas between services using this year’s advent devotional. You can pick up a printed copy at the welcome center or find a PDF copy at

Youth Progressive Dinner
Grades 6-12 are invited to enjoy dinner hosted by different members of our congregation on Friday, December 8. Sign up at and come in a Christmas spirit. There will be a competition for the ugliest Christmas sweater!

Star Tree
The Star Tree is now in the lobby! Take a star, and please write your name and phone number on the sheet provided so we know who has taken each star. The stars will indicate what type of gift is needed. The budget is approximately $25. Gifts are due back and by December 10. Make this Christmas special for some child!

Raise Right for Christmas
Do your Christmas shopping at First Trinity! In this program, you buy convenient gift cards at face value and help our youth at the same time. You can purchase gift cards and eGift cards on the RaiseRight app (our enrollment code is 7B9717F4121L7) or in-person between services. Be sure to place any orders by Sunday, December 10 to ensure your cards are here by Christmas!

Preschool Singing
Come enjoy songs from our preschoolers on Sunday, December 10 during our 8:45 a.m. worship service. Expect extra guests that day!

OPUS Christmas Lunch
On December 20, join for lunch at Pane’s Restaurant and perhaps participate in the pirate gift exchange! The cost is $20 per person. Sign up and select your entrée at the sign-up center in the lobby this weekend. Checks can be made payable to Erhard Moosman. Direct questions to Mary Ann Young ( or Wendy Binkley ( .

Special Christmas Offering
This year’s offering will benefit Lutheran World Relief as they help the people in Israel and Gaza. Give online by scanning the QR code below or by leaving a marked envelope in the offering plate.

New Member Class
We’re offering a New Member Class on Tuesday, January 23 at 6 p.m. It’s a wonderful opportunity for you to find out more about the life and ministry of our church and to give prayerful consideration to entering into membership. Please register at by January 21 so we can plan for food and supplies.

Volunteers Needed
The holidays are coming up, and we want our pews to be clean and ready for special services. Would you be able to help clear them out? Laura Zimberg will lead a team of cleaners on Saturday, November 18 at 9 a.m.

Drummers Wanted
The contemporary worship band is in search of a supplemental drummer, with intermediate or higher level skills, to play at the contemporary 11:15 am Sunday service once or twice a month. This is a volunteer position. If you’re interested in exploring using your musical gifts to serve the congregation, please contact Elisa Nye (

Subscribe to Our eNews
Arrives weekly on Fridays. Are you signed up for our eNews? It’s one of the very best ways to learn what’s going on at First Trinity. You can expect short articles with all the key details about upcoming events, service opportunities, and more. Head to to sign up.

Raise Right Gift Cards
In this program, you buy convenient gift cards at face value and help our youth at the same time. You can now purchase gift cards and eGift cards on the RaiseRight app (our enrollment code is 7B9717F4121L7) or in-person between services.

Care Ministries Volunteer Opportunities
Positions are open to make food, visit our homebound, pray, and more! Talk to Marsha Peth ( if you’re interested.

Friends of the Night People
This ministry helps the poor, homeless and destitute in Buffalo. First Trinity serves with them the third Sunday of every other month. You can participate by preparing meals, baking cookies, and/or serving food on location. To sign-up and learn more, check out our Events page. Questions? Talk to Cindy Allsop.

Looking for Small Group Leaders
People at First Trinity are looking for connection. Perhaps the most important way to help is by leading a small group. We’ll give you everything you need, including coaching on leading. Talk to Sue Steege ( to get started.

Publicity Page
Are you looking to get the word out about your ministry? Check out for best practice tips and a form to submit information for announcements, eNews, and more.

Music Conservatory Classes
Take music lessons right here at First Trinity! We currently have teachers for organ, cello, voice, piano, clarinet, oboe, saxophone, and bassoon. To begin, fill out the “Contact Us” at See also information about their mission.

Member Portal
If you haven’t already, sign up for a Breeze member portal account and gain access to our online directory. Be sure to add a photos for you and your family! Sign up and learn more at