Arriving at the shelter in Port Arthur, Texas, was a bit of a surprise following Hurricane Harvey. A well organized and patterned setup of 12-person tents and a cafeteria tent stood perfectly distributed along with a huge 250-person tent with a second cafeteria, two laundry units, trailers with showers and toilets. All tents were air […]
A few of the things we're thinking about!
God, our Shelter, Be a strong presence in the lives of neighbors who, having survived the winds and rains of the hurricanes, now face grief, uncertainty and weary days. May our generosity in prayer and in tangible signs of support overflow more than floodwaters, to sustain your work of healing and rebuilding and to bring comfort and […]
The Montreat Conference Center is one of the largest conference centers affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). The name “Montreat” came from shortening the name “Mountain Retreat.” Montreat gives youth and young adults the means to affirm their calling to be and to shape the church of today and tomorrow. Miriam Ross, our Jr. High Youth […]
As summer approaches, it’s important to stay hydrated, especially if you and your family spend time outdoors. We want you to drink water, but please use RE-USEable bottles! Bottled water is a resource-heavy industry and an energy intensive process. Here are the facts: Americans throw away about 60 MILLION water bottles a day (22 BILLION/year). Less […]
Join us on Earth Day, April 23rd, and celebrate with us a day dedicated to bring awareness about the importance of caring for creation, what we call Earth Care Sunday. We will have several activities and demonstrations to show you how you can be a Co-creator with God and become intentional about Reducing, Reusing and […]
This chilly weather has reminded me about a beautiful, quiet ministry here at Trinity Presbyterian Church that many might not know about or think about on a regular basis. My name is Tamara Jenkins, I am the Deacon overseeing the Prayer Shawl Ministry and I’d like to share with you about what this wonderful group […]