Small Group Ministries

Small Group MinistriesSmall group ministries at Trinity Wall Street offer an abundance of activities where parishioners and friends come together for fellowship and to talk, write, eat, and pray (and sometimes knit). Join us as companions on the journey, as we share our stories, finding God in and through each other.

For information about joining or facilitating a small group, contact Ellen Andrews at eandrews@trinitywallstreet.org.

 

Current Small Group Ministries


Advent Light Prayer Series

Wednesdays, 6:30–7:30pm, December 2–16, Online

Center yourself and connect with the holy in a three-week prayer practice series for these times. Seminarian Anahi Galante will facilitate.

Register here.
 

Contact: Ellen Andrews at eandrews@trinitywallstreet.org.

 

Catch Your Breath: A Spiritual Resource for the Here and Now

Wednesdays, 1pm - Suspended
Trinity Church, Chapel of All Saints

Stop by for a time of stillness and centering. A brief meditation session will be led by the Rev. Kristin Kaulbach Miles.

Please visit our Catch Your Breath page for recent meditative videos and resources.

Contact: eandrews@trinitywallstreet.org.

 

Comfort at Christmas

December 2020
St. Paul’s Chapel

A service for those in grief or loss. Not everyone experiences the holidays as a time of joy and cheer. Join us for meditative music, prayer, and a quiet space for comfort and support. Led by Rev. Alfred Loua and Rev. Kristin Miles. Music by Anne Damassa Graff. Refreshments will be served.

Contact: Amiriz Sanchez at asanchez@trinitywallstreet.org.

 


Episcopal Church Women (ECW)

ECW provides all women of Trinity Wall Street opportunities for Christian fellowship within the parish and throughout the diocese.

Contact: Janet MacMillan at 201.915.9814 or macmilj@yahoo.com.

 

Knitting and Crocheting Fellowship: Trinity Knitters

Third Monday of the month, 5:30–6:30pm, Online

Are you an experienced knitter, new to the craft, or somewhere in between? Trinity Knitters welcomes you to come knit or crochet items for the housebound, children of incarcerated parents, returning veterans, and others in need. Yarn, needles, and patterns are available to all, and expert instruction is provided for first-timers. Join in the fun and fellowship!

Sign up to connect with Trinity Knitters and receive notifications about upcoming gatherings.

 

Living with Loss: Support in Grief

Tuesdays, 6:30–7:45pm, February 16–March 23

Grief is a deeply personal process but does not have to be endured alone. This six-week series will facilitate reflection and expression to help us cope with loss. Facilitated by Kim Schneiderman from the Psychotherapy & Spirituality Institute.

Register now.
 

Contact: PastoralCare@trinitywallstreet.org.

 

New Beginnings

Thursdays, 10am*

New Beginnings is Trinity's ministry of seniors that meets weekly on Thursday mornings for gentle yoga, Bible study, to attend the noonday service, and help with the distribution of brown bag lunches to needy persons. We also exchange news, sponsor programs and excursions of interest to those 60-years plus and their friends of all ages, and encourage participation in all phases of Trinity life.

Contact: Cynthia Moten at cmoten@nyc.rr.com.

*New Beginnings is holding Bible study only at 11am while in-person gatherings are suspended; for information on how to join, email Ellen Andrews at eandrews@trinitywallstreet.org.

 

ParentSpace

Sundays, 10am
Online

Parents are invited to gather for a time of sharing and support. The gathering is facilitated by Julia Kristeller from the Psychotherapy & Spirituality Institute.

Contact: Ellen Andrews at eandrews@trinitywallstreet.org.

Register

 
 

Scripture, Reflection and Compline

Tuesdays, 6-7pm, Online

A gathering for spiritual nourishment and fellowship. Feel free to contact with any questions or for more information. The group meets September through June.

Contact: Ellen Andrews at eandrews@trinitywallstreet.org.

 

Trinity Book Club

Trinity Book Club meets weekly to discuss the mysteries of the Christian faith through the medium of literature. Past books have included Spirituality of the Psalms by Walter Brueggemann, Mysteries of Faith by Mark McIntosh, and Inspired: Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again by Rachel Held Evans.

Contact: BookClub@trinitywallstreet.org.

 

Trinity LGBT Concerns Group

Trinity Wall Street’s LGBT Concerns Group meets monthly and offers a supportive and inclusive environment to discuss the issues, concerns, and roles of LGBT people in a faith-based community. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Contact: TrinityLGBTConcerns@outlook.com.

 

Trinity Men

“As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.”—Proverbs 27:17

The Trinity Men’s group builds fellowship through social events, service opportunities, and breaking bread together. We explore what it means to live a life of faith and all our Core Values in New York City, and support each other in living authentic, impactful, and loving lives.

Trinity Men: Core Planning Meeting

3rd Thursday of the month, 6:30pm

Join Kevin Grant, the Rev. Alfred Loua, and other men from Trinity as they plan ongoing and upcoming events for the men of the church. RSVP and information: TrinityChurchMen@gmail.com.

Trinity Men: Soup, Sandwich, & Spirituality

4th Thursday of the month, 6:30pm

Join men from Trinity for a discussion on various topics related to living a life of faith and service in the city. RSVP and information: TrinityChurchMen@gmail.com.

 

Trinity Recovery Group

Third Saturday, 10am, Online

Travel together along the 12 Step spiritual journey. We meet the third Saturday of each month to check in and discuss spiritual topics to integrate our faith lives with our recovery journeys. Open to members of all 12 Step fellowships, including but not limited to AA, Al-Anon, ACA, CoDA, DA, NA, OA, and SLAA.

 
 

Weekday Congregation Gathering

Fall and Spring

Do you attend Morning Prayer, Evening Prayer, Evensong, or the 12:05pm weekday service? Come meet and greet others who attend weekday services and enjoy fellowship, food, beverages, and music.

Contact: Amiriz Sanchez at asanchez@trinitywallstreet.org.

 

When a Loved One Struggles: A Support Group

Mondays, 6:30–7:45pm, November 2–December 7

Having a loved one who struggles with their mental and emotional health can be lonely and stressful. Come be in shared company for a six-week support group to help dispel the isolation.

Dr. Peggy Barnett, psychotherapist at Psychotherapy & Spirituality Institute, will facilitate.

Register here.
 

Contact: Ellen Andrews at eandrews@trinitywallstreet.org.

 

Young Adults Group

Second Sunday of the month (September through June)

Check calendar for special events

The Trinity Young Adults Group fosters a welcoming diverse community of adults in their 20s and 30s through social gatherings (including a monthly brunch after church), spiritual fellowship, and volunteer opportunities. 

Contact: TrinityChurchYoungAdults@gmail.com.