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Upcoming Events

Below is a list of all the upcoming events at Trinity Presbyterian Church.

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  • All church Picnic!

    Trinity's All Church Picnic will be after worship on September 10. This year we are trying a new location. It will be at Twin Pines Park at the Redwood Picnic Area in Belmont. Location is here! We'll have food and games and a time to kick off the start of the year.

    Please sign up here to bring some food as we'll all contribute to the meal. 

  • Local Monthly Service Opportunities

    Serving food at Street Church on the 3rd Monday of every month.

    Sign up for August here.

    Sign up for September here.

    Make and serve sandwiches on the 2nd Sunday of every month with SOS (Sandwiches on Sunday). Email Debby Brown for more info.

  • Bob Granholm discusses peace and security in Israel on Saturday August 19

    Learn about obstacles to peace in the Middle East from Bob Granholm.  Bob is the son of Vic and Shirley and will be speaking at Trinity on August 19 about what he learned as an International Law student in Israel for the last 3 years.  Bob recently received his third masters degree!  He recently retired from a career in the Canadian Armed forces and will be speaking about Israel and Jewish identity, and peace and security in the region.  The Saturday Morning Men's Breakfast is hosting Bob and breakfast will be served for the bargain price of $4.  Breakfast starts at 8:45 and Bob begins his talk at 9:30.  Please RSVP to so that we can get a count of who will attend Breakfast.

  • Sing with us this summer

    Love to sing, but can’t commit to weekly rehearsals? Summer Choir is for you. All ages are invited to join us in July and August to prepare music for Sunday Worship. We’ll meet at 8:30 in the sanctuary to learn an accessible song to sing in worship that morning. Hope to see you sometime!

  • Sunday School Teachers Needed!

    The new class year kicks off soon and we're looking for folks to serve our in our classes from September to June.

    We have 5 age groups from birth-8th grade...that's about 50 leaders! We give you everything you need to have a great time!

    Questions? Contact Kristan at


    To sign up online click here or at church on Sunday.


    Take Out Church — Pick up a Take Out Church envelope in the Narthex so that we can stay connected with one another over the summer. There are all kinds of fun activities for traveling families, and also a scavenger hunt for everybody to accumulate points and maybe win the raffle prize in September! Take pictures with Flat Jesus and email them to or #TrinityTogether or check out this page on our website.

  • JOhn Woodberry from MAF Visits Oct 1

    Mission Aviation Fellowship is one of Trinity's mission partners. MAF's mission statement is, “Sharing the love of Jesus Christ through aviation and technology so that isolated people may be physically and spiritually transformed.”

    John is MAF’s Global Disaster Response and Security Manager. He will share about MAF after worship on October 1. 

    For more info on MAF check out their website and watch this video

  • Summer Social

    August 27 we'll have ice cream sundaes on the patio and share an extended time of fellowship after worship as a part of our summer fun with #TrinityTogether. 


  • Women's Retreat Oct 27-29, 2017

    Registration start August 20!!  Mark your calendars for this year's retreat.  Erica Schemper will talk about "Bearing Witness from Our Weakness." This is a great time to fellowship with women and take some time away.


Guest Preachers and

Summer/Fall Seminars 2017

  • Erica Schemper - August 20

    Erica Schemper is a PCUSA minister who has served churches and educational institutions in a variety of settings. In 2007 she was a founding board member of The Young Clergywoman Project, a professional organization for female clergy under the age of 40, that group now has international membership of over 1500 members internationally. Erica currently spends most of her time parenting three kids, with a little bit of writing on the side for several online and print publications. She lives in San Carlos with her husband and three children. Her Seminar is titled “Raising a Soul: How to teach our children to love God not just with heart and strength, but truly and deeply with their souls?”

  • Garrett Brown - September 17

    Garrett is a Bay Area native who has served in ministry leadership on the Peninsula for over eighteen years. He was the lead pastor at Sequoia Christian Church in Redwood City for twelve years, and is a founding board member of Street Life Ministries. Currently, Garrett is the Ministry Director for Christian Union at Stanford University. He holds a Master of Divinity from Talbot School of Theology, and a Doctorate of Ministry from Fuller Theological Seminary. His Seminar Title is “Faith on Campus: God’s Story in Our Leading Universities.”

  • Karen Thistlethwaite - October 1

    Karen is a Bay Area native and for the past six years Karen has served as Associate Pastor of Education at St. John’s Presbyterian Church in Berkeley. She is currently serving a variety of churches in the Presbytery of San Francisco: preaching, moderating session and leading retreats; while volunteering on the Presbytery’s Mission, Vision and Leadership commission. Previous denominational service includes serving on the Presbytery of San Francisco’s Partnership Working Group. Karen, along with her husband, Bryan, and two young children, Siena and Colin, enjoy swimming, in house dance parties, playing board games and spending time with family and friends.