Living the Way of Jesus
Sunday Service - 9:30-10:30 AM




“Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace”
Ephesians 4:3

Trinity Baptist Church

August 18, 2020


In-Person Service Changes: Click the button below to view Step 1 of Trinity’s “Meeting In-Person Plan”.

Meeting In-Person Plan – Step 1

The link for our Zoom gathering on Sunday, August 23, is:
This Week’s Zoom Password: 341606
No device with a camera?  No worries!  You can also listen in on our Sunday gathering with a standard phone by calling: 

+1 312 626 6799 US and then dialing 869-7611-3019 and the “#” sign.  The password to join is 341606.  Press “*6” to mute and unmute while on the phone.

Incase you missed it, here is the recorded service from August 16, 2020:

If you were not able to join us last Sunday for our worship gathering, you can watch the recorded service by clicking here.



Sunday Worship Gathering In-Person & on Zoom (Sunday, August 23): Trinity will be offering both an in-person service and a Zoom service from 9:45-10:30 AM.  Seating for the in-person service will begin at 9:15 AM.  The Zoom meeting will open at 9:30 AM.


TBC Volunteers Needed: Would you please consider volunteering?  If you are able to help with any of the following volunteer positions, please let us know and the heads of each position will contact you about availability.

  • Run Slides (All slides are pre-made and simply need to be clicked in order) 
  • Run Sound (We will train volunteers to either operate volume control or learn advanced mixing of sound)  
  • Operate Live Streaming (To do this you will need to be familiar with operating an Ipad.  The Ipad will be provided)
  • Greet Attendees (Welcoming people upon entering) 
  • Usher (Seating and dismissing family units)

Please click the button below to indicate how you are willing to serve!

I Will Serve In-Person!

The Bishop Dudley House (Each Sunday): is in need of individual size personal hygiene products.  Those can easily be picked up at grocery stores, etc.  Please bring them to TBC on Sunday mornings.  There will be a container ready for them.  IF you do not plan to come to church that day but want to give, please call Karla Tschetter (271-3501) for pick up.  Let’s be a blessing to those in need in Sioux Falls!  

UPDATED LIST for Garfield School Supplies Collection (Collected August, 23): School starts on August 27 this year, and regardless of where the students learn this year, we can bless our Garfield students with needed school supplies. Besides notebooks and other supplies, they also need children’s face masks, plastic pencil boxes, hand sanitizer, and bottled water. A collection bin is in the church foyer for those attending in-person services. If you would like someone to pick up your donation,  please call Mer Johnson at 321-8280. 

Additional Needs Due to COVID-19
Children’s face masks (e.g., 2-pack at Target for $4 or handmade)
Translucent plastic pencil boxes (e.g., $1 at Staples)
Bottled water
Hand sanitizer
School Supplies List:
College-ruled spiral notebooks (in various colors)
Wide-ruled composition notebooks
Box of No. 2 pencils
Box of 24 regular Crayola crayons
Box of 8 Classic color markers
Box of Colored pencils
Scissors, 5” or so

Community Outreach (by September 1): Let’s work together to make it to our $1,500 goal by September 1.  We will be asking for donations to be placed in the offering, and marked “Community Outreach”. If you are unable to drop things off at church OR if you would like to get supplies but are unable to shop but would like to contribute money, just call Karla Tschetter for help!   Click on the video below for a message from Community Outreach.



Partner in Trinity’s Ministry by Giving Financially: Thank you all so much for your continued generosity towards our congregation and towards the benevolent fund!  It has been a blessing to see the generous fruit of the Holy Spirit at work in the life of our congregation.

We deeply appreciate your ongoing partnership, prayers, and support during this time. If you would like to continue this wonderful tradition of generosity by helping us further the mission God has entrusted to us, you can give in one of the following ways.

  • Send checks via mail (Due to COVID-19 we will be depositing checks every other week or every few weeks.)
Trinity Baptist Church
2400 W. 18th St.
Sioux Falls, SD  57104
  • Online giving (Click the button below and follow our website directions)

Click Here to Give Online


Click the links below to read updates on missionaries that Trinity supports! 

Paul & Melissa Ewing July 2020
Shan Reed May 2020 Update
Jeff and Sonya Kilmartin August 13, 2020


Submit items for prayer and praise via e-mail at
All Trinity email items must be received by 10:00 am Tuesday.

Our Congregation 

  • Robert Walkes will be having eye surgery on August 31st.
  • Darlene Frueh is scheduled to have total knee replacement surgery on August 18th.
  • Shirley Bertsch is doing well following her surgery to have a pacemaker put in last week.  She wants to thank everyone for all of your prayers.
  • Thank you for your prayers for all the campers and counselors who tested positive at Camp Judson.  Everyone at Trinity who tested positive is doing well and have been released from quarantine.
  • Please pray for Bert and Evelyn Itterman.  Bert recently moved to Ava’s House.  Bert asks for NO VISITORS due to COVID-19, but cards for both he and Evelyn are welcomed.
  • Pray for Sherry Carson who has some health concerns.

Friends & Family

  • Please pray for Bill and Luci Lengefeld’s daughter Becky and her family as they experienced a miscarriage last week.
  • Keith Neuharth’s mother will be in the hospital most of this week as she had surgery to repair a hole in her colon, she has a hiatal hernia, and a blood clot behind her left knee.  She will be recovering at a rehab facility.
  • Karla Tschetter’s brother Jeff was recently diagnosed with ALS.
  • Dan and Trudye Fosness’s grandson, Dawson, underwent surgery recently. Pray for a quick recovery.
  • Continue to pray for Keith Safar as he has many ongoing health issues.
  • Pray for Rita Schumann’s granddaughter, Olivia’s, paternal grandmother who is dealing with pancreatic cancer.
  • Pray for Tim Farnsworth’s father, who recently discovered a cancerous mass on his kidney and is awaiting testing results to discern how best to treat the cancer.
  • Pray for Ryan Friez, who recently fractured his ankle and will be having an MRI on his back

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