Trinity United Methodist Church
215 South Sycamore Street
Petersburg, Virginia 23803
2012 Goals for 2013
Assist, Support, Help Promote The United Campus Student
Ministries at Virginia State University.
Assist, Support, Help Promote The STAND United Church and School
Ministries near Fort Lee.
Assist, Support, Help Promote Heart Havens, Inc. - residential needs for the
Assist, Support, Help Promote the local Petersburg area persons with
Assist, Support, Help Promote our local military at Fort Lee with "Strength for
Assist, Support, Help Promote The Disciple Bible Outreach Ministries, a prison
Assist, Support, Help Promote The Sheppard Center, seniors helping seniors.
Consider the expansion of our handicap building access to the basement at
Continue to Paint, furnish and heat/cool one or more unused rooms.
Incorporate The "Five Practices of Fruitful
(connecting to place, people, God, task, and self )
(Adopt A Room Ministry)
Expand our audio/video ministry in the basement and first floor.
Continue the remodeling our children's room.
Focus on our Visitation Teams with assignments.
Investigate building an outside Bell Tower.
Hold worship services at different settings such as our
chapel room, basement, or at an outside park.
Expand our personal, daily prayer life ministry.
Intentional Faith Development
Lead by taking more laity training classes and encouraging others to follow.
Offer our facilities for more local laity training classes.
Offer computer/internet/photo/audio/video basic hands-on classes for the
Risk-taking Mission and Service
Support food pantry, disaster relief, and other
at risk projects.
Leading by example, meeting all our budget obligations encouraging
everyone to be involved.
Provide a membership emergency assistance fund for one-time
Provide time, talents, gifts, and training to encourage others
to get involved in learning, enjoying, and expanding their talents for the
Believing that giving is contagious, allow others to experience the joy of
together as a team in extravagant generosity.