Trinity Church

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Trinity, Your Neighborhood Church

Organized as Market Street Methodist Episcopal Church South on June 8, 1857

The first building was constructed on Market Street at Halifax at a cost $24,000.00.

Market Street Methodist Church was designed by local architect R. A. Mechen

and served as Market Street Methodist Episcopal Church,, South from 1857 to 1923.

From 1924 to 1954 it was First Christian Church by Disciples of Christ.

It has also served Mount Olivet Baptist Church and other organizations.

 

 Market Street Methodist Episcopal Church,, South members moved to Sycamore Street

and became Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church, South , or Trinity Church on February 25, 1923.

Trinity Church was designed by architect R.E. Mitchell and constructed of Indiana limestone.

The Georgian revival structure was inspired by St. Martin in the Field Chapel near London, England.

First to introduce the pump organ, Parrand & Votey c1890,  in worship. View Here,

Trinity Church continues weekly services today using the Estey Pipe Organ c1927 during worship.  View Here.

Trinity United Methodist Church in beautiful downtown historic Petersburg, Virginia        

               215 South Sycamore Street                     Petersburg, Virginia   23803                         

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July 2020  -  Current

Senior and Administrative Pastor Craig Buxton


2020

Senior Pastor Rev. Linwood Daniel                 Administrative and Co-Pastor Mr. Joe Plemmons 


2019
 
Senior Pastor Rev. Linwood Daniel           Administrative and Co-Pastor Mr. David Bailey

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About the Methodist Movement 1773

 

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