Pentecost is a day of promises fulfilled. The promised Spirit of God is poured out. The baptized have become “children of God” and “joint heirs with Christ.” By the power of the Spirit we have seen the face of the Father in his only begotten Son and been saved by him. Bless the Lord, O my soul.
We are raffling off 2 seats for the Sox -vs- Royals game on Friday, May 20, 7:10 start time. They are in section 512, row 2, seats 1&2. Regular price with fees and whatnot would make these about $47. These are just ok seats for the game, but they are AMAZING seats for the FIREWORKS!
How do you get in on this most incredible raffle? Make a donation to the First Trinity Kid's Camp Fund! Every donation of $3 or more is entered into the raffle, to be drawn after worship on Sunday, May 15.
So, you not only get entered for the chance to win the tickets, but you get to help some awesome kids go to camp this summer!
Make a donation online at goo.gl/wJEOBP or in person during God's Closet or after Worship on Sunday (see Rene) Thanks and good luck!
Tri-Sox 2016! Join us in the upper decks at Sox Park on the afternoon of Sunday, July 24. Tickets will be $10 each and must be reserved by May 20. Contact Rene@firsttrinitychicago,com or use the sign up sheet in Sunday's bulletin.
Addition to the Calendar: The Memorial Day worship atConcordia Cemetery will take place on Saturday, May 29 at 11am.
May's Calendar with Birthdays and Commemorations available now!
Rene here - if I miss your birthday please let me know. I can only add them to the calendar if I know when they are! Thanks!
Happening in the Orphanage:
Midwest Books to Prisoners has been at it, packing books last Tuesday. They could use some help getting them in the mail. Please see Bob after worship on Sunday to donate, or check out their Facebook page.
The Glint has a show coming up on May 21 - The Glint is back with its third edition of its 2016 season with the "The Great American Songbook" show. Grab your feather boas, strap on some tap shoes, and bone up on your Gershwin, because we're going to trip the light fantastic with tribal and tribal fusion bellydance performed to the greatest hits of hte 30s and 40s. Doors at 9, show at 10pm $15 at the door BYOB and 21+ only Bring your own floor pillows for the best seats in the orchestra section of the house. Couches and chairs on the periphery of the venue.