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A Message from Todd – March 2017

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Then the Lord sent venomous snakes among them; they bit the people and many Israelites died. The people came to Moses and said, “We sinned when we spoke against the Lord and against you. Pray that the Lord will take … More >>

A Valentine’s Message from Todd – 2017

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It’s Valentine’s Day, 1982. I’m in the 5th grade and dreading the ensuing moments that unfold like a slow-motion sequence right before my eyes. I’ve been here before. Just this time last year, I was sitting in another classroom in … More >>

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Dancing for Joy

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“David danced before the Lord with all his might” as he brought the ark into Israel’s new capital (2 Samuel 6:14). Trinity Church is dancing and rejoicing that our new senior pastor, Todd Arnett, is here, and some members more … More >>

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Fighting for Peace

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The peace proclaimed on that first Silent Night was meant for more than first-century followers. Jesus promised to give peace that is “not as the world gives.” How is His peace different? The world’s peace usually means an absence of … More >>

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A Long Road to Recovery

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Becky Bletscher loves co-leading one of Trinity’s middle school small groups. Hearing the girls talk about their lives reminds her of her typical teenage years in Portland, Oregon. It also reminds her, though, of the day when ‘typical’ became a … More >>

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Welcome Home Team

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Sally loads up her dirty laundry, along with her three young children, and commutes to the laundromat by bus. The trip home is rewarded with the sweet smell of clean clothes, but still no easy task for a woman trying … More >>

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A Message from Todd – December 2016

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“ . . . while we wait for the blessed hope – the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ.” Titus 2:13 I was thinking about this verse and I realized that though it marks where … More >>

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My Path

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It matters not what men have done Or the paths that they have trod. Their yearnings and their failings Are between them and our God. What matters most in my life Is where He’s leading me. To compare my failures … More >>

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Miracles in Mississippi

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When Jim Woolard, Trinity Church’s high school pastor, spoke to the high schoolers about the possibility of launching a mission trip to Mississippi, Amaya Arellano knew she had to go. The destination was the Damascus Baptist Church in Clarksdale, Mississippi. … More >>