Sunday Meditations

O lovely rose on the thorn,
    Thou are sweet as the grape,
    A flower of great delight;
    Yet the root of your constancy
    Is in the Holy Spirit
    ever fresh and ever green.

Come, dear friend,
    I await you
    and my heart
    goes out to meet you.
I, though God,
    lose myself
        in you.

From the overflowing love of God
    there flows evermore
        into the soul
    a sweet,

–Mechtild of Magdeburg (1210-1280)

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Trinity United Methodist Church is not a church that has all the answers, but we do know the source of our hope, healing, and love. Your continued participation is welcome as we seek to serve God through each other, our community, and our world. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or would simply like to talk. Trinity United Methodist Church is a dynamic community of people, who through their trust in God's faithfulness, strive to provide an inclusive, joyful, loving, and caring environment. In this community, people can find spiritual nurture and growth, mutual support of individual needs, and a sense of family. Reaching out through vital and creative worship, people-centered programs, and social and environmental stewardship, this congregation serves the local and global communities.

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