Posted on Sat, Jul 25, 2009
Please Join In --- August 29-30, 2009
Rev. Jim, the BOD, Deacons and Transition Team have been working together to plan a great weekend celebrating our 26 years of ministry and the installation of Rev. Jim as our pastor. The festivities will begin Saturday at 6:00pm and continue through Sunday. We are inviting folks from the community, prior pastors, colleagues of Rev. Jim, and former members and friends of Trinity. As part of our Homecoming Weekend there will be a Salad Dinner and Concert on Saturday, Aug. 29th here at the church. (If you are bring a salad please have it at the church by 5:30) If you chose not to do so there is a $5 charge. Families may purchase one ticket for $15.00. Children 12 and under eat free when accompanied by a paying adult. The dinner will start at 6:00pm followed by a concert by Nashville recording artist Justin Ryan.
Justin has shared the stage with contemporary greats such as the Nelons, Matchbox 20, the Dixie Chicks, and the late Vestal Goodman. Justin is an accomplished Background Vocalist, having sung on cuts with such artists as Porter Wagoner, Dottie Rambo, Christie Lynn, Mel Tillis, Lulu Roman, and many more. In 2007 Justin was asked to be a part of a special Opry Christmas album called “Still Believing In Christmas” which was released on the Seasong recording label. In 2008 Justin released a new album of Timeless Hymns called Revive Us Again, Timeless Hymns, Treasured Friends. The album is a collection of well known hymns featuring duets with many of Justin’s friends from the Country and Christian Music fields. Also in 2008 Justin was honored to be a part of a special Country Patriotic album called “Never Forget” A 9-11 Tribute Album. This great album not only features a song by Justin But also features songs by Charlie Daniels, Rebecca Lynn Howard, Aaron Tippin, George Jones, Tanya Tucker, Randy Travis, Pam Tillis, and a host of others. Many of which Justin also sang background Vocals for. www.justinryanonline.com
We will be celebrating the installation of our Provisional Pastor Rev. Jim Merritt on August 30th. Rev. Elder Don Eastman, Vice Moderator, retired, of our denomination will be here for the installation. As part of that celebration we will have a finger foods luncheon in the social hall after church.