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Catch up on all things Trinity Galewood here. We'll share message notes, exciting news, event stories, and everything in between so be sure to check back often.


Leadership: An Acquired Skill for College Students

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Eighteen Concordia University students met at Trinity Galewood once a week this past fall (2018) with Pastor Dave McGinley and Ministry Coordinator Missy Hawley in our very own College Leadership Institute....

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Meet Katherine Lutz, DCE Fieldworker


Katherine Lutz, a junior in the Director of Christian Education program at Concordia University Chicago, serves as a DCE fieldworker at Trinity Galewood in Chicago. (Pastor Dave McGinley also is a Concordia Chicago DCE graduate.) Galewood’s diverse neighborhood in Chicago is not far from Concordia’s campus. Katherine is heavily involved in doing ministry that specif...

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Teen Work-Learning Project at Trinity Galewood

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Through a grant we earned from Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office and a partnership with Westcare and Lovett Elementary, we had a great time in our summer teen work program. Read all about this awesome opportunity!...

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Dream Outside the Box


Dream Outside the Box is a cooperative program between Trinity Galewood, student volunteers from Concordia and Dominican Universities, and the afterschool program at Amundsen Park District on Chicago’s West Side. In three eight-week sessions this school year, the college students met weekly with 15 kindergarten to Grade 5 students to help them dream bigger about future c...

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Going All In

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Membership at Trinity Galewood is not like at a gym or fitness club. You are welcome to visit a gym once, perhaps, before joining or during a special promotion, but you can’t regularly participate unless you become a member. At Trinity Galewood you don’t have to be a member to come through our doors. You are welcome to participate at every activity. You BECOME A MEM...

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And the Scene Changes

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The invitation to God’s kingdom is for all....

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Transform: Self

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Adapted from TRANSFORM, a sermon series by Pastor Dave McGinley, Week 2...

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Transform: Surroundings

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Adapted from TRANSFORM, a sermon series by Pastor Dave McGinley, Week 3...

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Transform: Community

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Adapted from TRANSFORM, a sermon series by Pastor Dave McGinley, Week 1...

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