"Trinity College"

"Trinity College" is a series of 6 week small discussion groups led by guest presenters and clergy. These classes are generally held once in the fall and once in the spring. They can include repeat classes such as Trinity 101, but they also include new classes which are chosen by the presenter. If you would like to teach a class or if you are interested in learning about a specific topic, please let the office know at 886-9132 or communications@trinitystaunton.org.

Trinity College Classes

The next round of "Trinity College" Discussion Groups will begin January 5th and run through February 4th. Come join us for what should be some stimulating and inspiring discussion! Juliet Benner's  Contemplative Vision: A Guide to Christian Art and Prayer  challenges the reader to see how God unveils himself in Scripture as seen through the eyes and hands of gifted artists. Each week we will … [Read more...]

Trinity College Fall B Classes

Sign up here! Discussion Group on C.S. Lewis’s Mere Christianity led by James Cramer.  Since its publishing in the mid-1940s, C.S. Lewis’s Mere Christianity has been formational to the thinking of many Christians. Trinity’s own Francis Collins credits this book with influencing his deep commitment to faith. If you have never given yourself the chance to read this classic of Christian … [Read more...]

Trinity College Fall 2015

Sign up here! Gospel du Jour Led by Joe Fiechtl Gospel du Jour meets Sunday mornings at 10am when Sunday school is scheduled, in the Foster Room. Each session will look at the Gospel for the day and encourage conversation and prayer.September 20 through October 25. Yoga Led by Cindy Hickman Yoga is good for the body and good for the soul. Begins September 23 and will continue on … [Read more...]

Trinity College Spring 2015

Sign up for classes here! Holy Smoke: What is Incense Anyway? Led by Lundy Pentz This class arises out of my 40 year history of studying (and making) church incense, which was started by a request from an allergic priest. We will begin by looking at the ingredients of incense and how they have changed through the ages, the methods of preparing incense, and a little of the history and … [Read more...]

Trinity College for January and February

SIGN UP HERE Two new groups are in store for Trinity College in January and February, our "Epiphany term" before the beginning of Lent. On tap are a book group and a discussion of worship practice. Eager to Love. Carrie Tucker will lead a group reading and discussing Richard Rohr's book, Eager to Love: the Alternative Way of Francis of Assisi. In this book Rohr introduces the spirituality of … [Read more...]

“Trinity College” – Episcopal Variety begins Nov. 6 at 12pm

Episcopal Variety will meet Thursdays at noon from November 6 through December 11 (excepting November 27, Thanksgiving Day) in the Foster Room. Each session will begin with a brief video featuring a unique congregation or ministry or experience of the Episcopal Church, followed by discussion. There are lots of ways of expressing mission and devotion among Episcopalians! How can our own faith life … [Read more...]

Trinity “College” Classes Offered Fall 2014

Sign up here. Trinity 101 Begins Sunday, September 14. Led by Paul Nancarrow, this is an "inquirers' class," looking at some history of the Episcopal Church, history of Trinity Church, and features of spiritual and practical life in the Episcopal way. There will be six sessions, each looking at a different facet of our story and our practice. This is a great way for newcomers to become … [Read more...]

Spring 2014 Trinity College Offerings

Spring B Term: weeks of April 27  – June 1 Sign up for classes here! Native American Religion. (Jim Gilman) Learn more about the ways of Earth and Spirit from the Native experience. Mondays at 7:30pm in the Braxton Room. Yoga. (Cindy Hickman) Intrigued by yoga but anxious about knowing what to do?  Relax! Trinity Yoga will dedicate 6 classes to fundamentals of hatha yoga practice.  Ask … [Read more...]

Trinity College Winter 2014 Classes

Classes begin the week of January 12. You may sign up for any of these groups on our google sign up doc or by calling the parish office. Plan now to join in one or more of these opportunities for Christian formation and learning! C.S. Lewis’ Adult Science Fiction (Lundy Pentz) – Many people are not aware that the author of the Chronicles of Narnia wrote three remarkable science fiction … [Read more...]

Trinity College Fall 2013 B Classes

Classes begin the week of November 3. You may sign up for any of these groups on our google sign up doc or by calling the parish office. Plan now to join in one or more of these opportunities for Christian formation and learning! Sect, Folk, and Freedom: Topics in American Religion. Led by Ken Keller, this group will look at three broad questions of the sociology of American religion: What … [Read more...]