What is a Lutheran?

We believe that in baptism, one of the things that happens is that we are “adopted” by God. And as members of God’s family, we are taught and nurtured by a specific church family. A “Lutheran”, then, is someone who is a member of a Lutheran Christian community.

If you were to boil down Lutheran beliefs to one word, a strong candidate for that word would be grace.  Grace is a word that describes God’s unconditional and steadfast love.  If mercy is not getting what you deserve (punishment), then grace is getting what you don’t deserve (love and forgiveness).  This grace is shown in countless ways, but most clearly of all in the good news that we are freely saved through the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.   Most Christian denominations point to God’s grace, but Lutherans tend to get really radical about it.

Jul
23
Sun
9:00 am Worship/Holy Communion @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Worship/Holy Communion @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
10:15 am Fellowship Coffee @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Fellowship Coffee @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Jul 23 @ 10:15 am
If you can’t join us for services, please join us for Fellowship Coffee and snacks after.
Jul
25
Tue
9:00 am Food Pantry @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Food Pantry @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
 
3:30 pm Coming Home Project @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Coming Home Project @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Jul 25 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Coming Home Project @ Trinity Lutheran Church | Green Bay | Wisconsin | United States
This is a mission near and dear to us. Youth who participate in the Coming Home Project could use donated snacks. They gather most Tuesday’s and Thursday’s from 3:30-7:00 pm. They could use: chex mix,
Jul
26
Wed
9:00 am TLC Quilters @ Trinity Lutheran Church
TLC Quilters @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
9:00 am TLC Quilters
TLC Quilters
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 11:15 am
 
5:00 pm Confirmation at Resurrection Lut...
Confirmation at Resurrection Lut...
Jul 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Confirmation at Resurrection Lutheran – 5:00-6:30 pm