community Groups

And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another – and all the more as you see the Day approaching. – Hebrews 10:24-25

Joy Circle
Women’s group (Bible Study/Service)
3rd Friday of month 
Coffee Corner at 12:30 pm
Kathleen Circle
Women’s group (Service Group)
1st Thursday of month
Coffee Corner at 7 pm
Monday Men’s Group
men only (Bible Study)
Monday mornings
7:30am, conference room in Fellowship Hall
Lunch Bunch
Coed group (Bible Study)
Mondays at noon
Conference room in Fellowship Hall
Scattered Bunch
Coed group
Monday evenings
7:00 pm, Dave & Ann Cruikshank’s home
(Other members host as needed)
JRNY into His Presence
Coed group (Bible Study)
Every other Tuesday evening
7:30 pm in the parlor
 Ladies, Inc.
Women only (Bible Study)
First and third Tuesday of month
Conference room in Fellowship Hall
Open Doors
Coed group (Bible Study)
Wednesday evenings
7:00pm, Bob & Sherry Mattos’ home
Crafters/Hooks & Needles
Coed crafting and sewing group
Every Wednesday
10:00am, craft room in Fellowship Hall
Sharing And Learning Together (S.A.L.T.)
Coed group (Bible Study) 
Every Sunday
9:45am, the parlor
Greeting Card Team
Coed group (Service Group)
Third Friday of month
The classroom in the Bennett Wing

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Mission partners

And he said to them, “Go into all the world and proclaim the gospel to the whole creation.” – Mark 16:15

On Campus

Young Life – Manatee County

Mission is to introduce adolescents to Jesus Christ and help them grow in their faith. Our hope is to provide volunteers, meals, and mentors for their weekly programs. 

Local Partners

Mission is to provide affordable non-emergency workforce housing for families with children who are emerging from homelessness. 

Mission is to provide services services to prevent and reduce homelessness in Manatee County.

Help To Home Inc. (H2H)

Mission is to provide affordable non-emergency workforce housing for families with children who are emerging from homelessness. 

Mission is to provide Christ-centered residential maternity homes providing housing and a structured program to at risk pregnant women and their babies.

Mission is to reach the world through the Port of Manatee by providing for the spiritual, physical, and emotional needs of the international seafarers and truckers at the port. Trinity provided funds as well as knit caps and ditty bags for the sailors. 

Partnered with Sugg Middle School to provide support to the students and staff. 

Mission is to provide assistance to migrant children and families by providing Christmas gifs and shoes. Trinity Children’s Center (preschool) took the lead on the toy drive.

Non-profit with the mission to end sex trafficking and bring freedom to those being exploited. Programs include awareness , prevention, outreach, and residential care. 

Global Partners

Mission is to unlock the potential of at-risk children and families by providing compassionate and effective services that create opportunities for success.

Mission support for our sister church in Cuba, Iglesia Methodista. We are also anticipating supporting the Methodist Seminary in Havana.

Mission is to provide for the needs of the children in Cuesta Arena, a small village outside of Santiago, by supporting the school as well as supporting the La Iglesia Evangelica Dominicana de Santiago. 

UMCOR is a global humanitarian aid and development organization that assists during natural or human-caused disasters. 


You become a Christian by committing yourself to Christ, but you become a church member by committing yourself to other Christians in loving community.

Become a member of Trinity United Methodist Church by:

  • Saying yes to a relationship with Jesus Christ. If you have questions about becoming a Christ-follower please contact us.
  • Attend our Exploring Membership classes. In our Membership Class you will discover your gifts, what it means to be a Methodist, how you can make a difference, and how to live a purposeful life.
Please join us to explore what membership at Trinity is all about. If you are considering becoming a member of Trinity, or want to learn more about Trinity, join us for our next class.
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