175th Anniversary

In 2022, we celebrated 175 years of God’s grace in Christ at Trinity Lutheran Darmstadt. Our anniversary theme was “Built on Christ, Crucified and Risen, Trinity Lutheran Church Shall Stand.”

2022 Calendar of Events

January 16 – Sanctity of Life Sunday

January 23 – Anniversary kickoff with refreshments after worship

February 6 – Organ Recital and Hymn Festival at 3pm with reception following

Link to Video of Hymn Festival

March 2 – Ash Wednesday at 7pm begins Lent season (Christ in the Festivals of the Old Testament)

April 16 – Easter Eve Prayer Vigil (Congregation gathers for prayer, readings, and hymns.)

April 17 – LLL Easter Breakfast at 8am followed by Easter worship service at 9:30am

May 18 – Preschool End of Year Program at 6:30pm with cake and punch reception

Link to FaceBook Video of Program

May 22 – Confirmation Sunday and Confirmation Reunion

June 4 – Darmstadt Day and 175th Birthday Party Celebration with community

June 5 – Pentecost

June 12 – Trinity Sunday with guest preacher Pastor Keller and dinner following worship

Link to Video of Anniversary Service

July 17 – Festival of Cars in a Parking Lot Worship Service

August 28 – Church Picnic after worship

September 18 – Heritage Sunday with President Lawrence Rast of Ft. Wayne Seminary

Link to Video of Heritage Sunday Service

Link to Video of Historical Presentation of Dr. Rast (Part 1)

Link to Video of Historical Presentation of Dr. Rast (Part 2)

October 16 – Loyalty Sunday with banquet, speaker, and recognition of faithful servants

October 30 – Hosting of Joint Reformation Service at 3pm followed by dinner in the parish hall

Link to Video of Joint Reformation Service

October 31 – Trunk or Treat

November 14-21 – Operation Christmas Child collection

November 23 – Thanksgiving Eve Service at 7pm followed by Pie Fellowship

December 3 – Pancake Breakfast with Manger Scene Extravaganza

December 14 – Preschool Christmas Program

Link to FaceBook Video of Program

December 18 – Christmas Concert and Dinner

Link to Video of Christmas Music Concert

December 24/25 – Christmas Eve Service at 7pm and Christmas Day Service at 9:30am