Caring and Support Ministry

For more information about any of these ministries, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Director of Caring & Support (416.3033).

  • Caregivers Support Group

    This ministry seeks to provide caregivers a safe place to share experiences, learn about resources available, and receive encouragement, spiritual and moral support from other caregivers. A caregiver can be an adult, child, family member or friend. There are live-in or near and long distance caregivers. You are not alone; we take this journey with you. While we may come from different cultures, situations, and life stages, we can begin to recognize our commonalities and needs as caregivers. Whether you are a "seasoned", new or about-to-become caregiver, we value your input and/or questions that will enable this ministry to grow, serve God and others, and help caregivers thrive. We meet Mondays from 7 - 8:30 pm in room 225.
  • Friendship Accessibility Ministry

    The Friendship Accessibility Ministry is a Focus group on raising awareness of disability issues, helping the congregation to understand disabilities and therefore create an accepting, warm, and welcoming atmosphere for persons with disabilities, making Trinity's facility and programs accessible to persons with disabilities, launching and supporting disability events and programs such as Super Saturdays. We meet the 2nd Thursday of each month at 7pm in room E204.
  • Gainesville Breast Cancer Support Group

    A Breast Cancer Support Group that meets to provide support for other Breast Cancer patients and survivors. This group meets the 3rd Monday of the month from 6:00 - 8:00 pm in room 224. Contact: Claudia Harris (352.378.7212), Sandy Snyder (352.281.7499) or Debra Rowley (386.418.4311).
  • Healing Touch

    Healing Touch is a cancer support group (open to the public) and is designed for patients, friends and survivors of any form of cancer. They meet the 3rd Thursday of the month from 5:30 - 7pm in the O. Dean Martin Prayer room (in the Atrium). Monthly speaker, some studies include scripture and prayer. All patients and survivors are always welcome as we share our love of Christ who strengthens us. Marcey Corey (331-2960) or Margie Stark (386-462-9592).
  • Hospital & Parish Visitation

    Trinity's Parish Visitors and volunteers are happy to visit you or your loved one. Because of privacy laws, you must provide the information to us about the person who would like a visit. We need the person's full name and location. For those not hospitalized, we will need phone numbers and /or email addresses. For home and nursing home visits, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (376-2219), for hospital and rehabilitation visits, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (416-3033). You can always contact the church receptionist at 376-6615.
  • Lifeline Singles

    Lifeline Singles (LLS) is an outreach of Trinity to help singles of all ages find new, single friends in a comfortable, supportive setting. LLS meets on the first Friday of the month in the Youth building at 6:00pm for a monthly Meet and Greet with a potluck dinner and program. To get a list of all our activities click here and sign up as a member.
  • MS Circle of Friends F.R.O.G.S Group

    FROGS = Friendship Reinforcement Opportunity Growth Support. This is a support group for family, friends and persons who have, or are affected by, Multiple Sclerosis. They meet at 6:00pm in room 204 on the 4th Monday of each month (excluding December).
  • Outreach Communion Ministry

    Provides the practice of serving the Sacrament of Holy Communion to those unable to attend various church services. Register here.
  • Prayer Group

    A small group of believers are gathering weekly to pray for each other, our church body, leaders, and ministries, and other local and global issues. You are invited to join the Trinity's Prayer Group on Thursdays, 7:00 pm in the Trinity Chapel.
  • Prayer Ministry Team

    The Prayer Ministry Team are members of Trinity who are dedicated to praying for those in need. There are no actual meetings, prayer lists are mailed to the homes of the members of the team. If you would like to become a part of the Prayer Ministry Team, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (416.3004).
  • Stephen Ministry

    Stephen Ministry is a lay caring ministry being used by thousands of congregations to increast care and outreach to hurting people. Through Stephen Ministry, congregations are able to equip and empower a team of lay-people (Stephen Ministers) to provide weekly, one-to-one, confidential, Christ-centered care to people experiencing grief, unemployment, hospitalization, loneliness, divorce, financial stress, a terminal illness, or other life difficulties. Visit their website to learn more about Stephen Ministry and to watch vidoe stories about the difference Stephen Ministers make in people's lives. If you are in need of a Stephen Minister, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (416.3033).
  • Weekly Prayer Group

    (Thursdays, 7pm, Chapel): "Ask, and it will be given you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you." (Matthew 7:7) All are welcome to join or leave a Prayer Request at Trinity Chapel. We love praying for others! Meets Thursdays at 7pm (except 3rd Thursday at Faith Mission, 6pm).
  • Widows and Widowers

    This small group invites men & women who have lost their partner to meet once a month. Enjoy dinner together while also building communication and relationships with others in a similar life situation. We meet the 1st Tuesday of the month at 5:30pm at Northwest Grill in Timber Village
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