Welcome to Trinity Lutheran in Bradenton, FL!

We are an inclusive congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America  located on the Gulf Coast in the heart of Bradenton, FL. We invite you to fully participate in the life of Trinity.

  • We strive together each day to live out our mission: Being neighbor + Sharing God’s transforming love.  We partner with community organizations to support their efforts to serve individuals and families throughout Manatee County.
  • Our building hosts many community interest activities.
  • We come together at Trinity and throughout the community to stir up the gift of faith in each other - individuals and families - people of all ages.
  • We provide multiple worship and learning opportunities for all God’s people.

Faith formation begins early!

In addition to our children, youth and families programming at the church, we have a preschool on our campus. Tree of Life Preschool offers affordable, Christian preschool and daycare for ages Infant to 5 years. We are a free, accredited VPK site, and a Certified School Readiness Provider. Please visit our Preschool page for more information.

We invite you to explore God’s great gift of faith with us!

If you are looking for a church home, we encourage you to be part of our ministry of love and service. Come to worship, a learning opportunity, or join us for a fun activity. "Try us on.”  Or contact one of our staff or the church office for more information.

Our Mission:  Being Neighbor  †  Sharing God’s Transforming Love!


       

 

What's Going on at Trinity...

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February 15th & 16th Trinity celebrates 75 years as a community of faith in Bradenton! We’ll enjoy festive worship celebrations at the regular times. Bishop Pedro Suarez will bring our message. 

On Sunday the 16th: 

- 75th Celebration meal at 12:15pm - catered by Valentino. $15 each, 13 years and older; 12 and under complimentary – BUT everyone must have a ticket, which can purchased or acquired at Trinity until February 2nd. Seating is limited. 

- Following the luncheon at 1:30pm is a program featuring Al Ernst, internationally known comedian (and a Lutheran!), entertainment by our music groups, highlights of the past and present, and celebrations of our ministry partners! No tickets required. Everyone is invited to the celebration! Bring friends!


January Faith Formation at TLC

Find your place to nurture and grow in faith, as well as the ways you will help others in their faith journey. We have a place for everyone of any age to learn, mentor and grow!  Sign up for classes on a Blue Form, please. Watch the weekly calendar for dates for special activities this month!

Sundays at 9am: Gonzalo’s Class for adults studies scripture and other faith-related topics

Saturday, January 11th (4:45pm) and Sunday, January 12th (10am):
G.I.F.T. (Generations Growing In Faith Together) - Our focus of study will be on God’s presence in our midst in the  season of Epiphany.

Saturdays, January 18th and 25th, 4:45pm: Faith Formation for Children

Sundays, January 19th and 26th, 10am: Faith Formation for all ages: Children; Confirmation Class (Middle School); High School

Soul Feast 7-week Book Study Groups:
Thursdays beginning January 9th:
10:30am at The VanVoorhis' home
2pm at The Pletcher's home
Sundays beginning January 12th: 4pm at church or at a host home (to be determined)
Tuesdays beginning January 14th: 7pm at church

 


Bring your family and friends to enjoy fitness and fellowship every Thursday, 6pm!

Certified Zumba instructor-extraordinare, Gonzalo, makes this class great fun.  Everyone is welcome to join in!


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