Below are forms to request: announcements, a Trinity event listing on the website’s calendar or use of space at Trinity Baptist Church. For general questions, please email the church office at or call: 212.838.6844. Otherwise, please use the contacts list below for more specific concerns.

Announcement Request Form – use to submit an announcement for the Sunday bulletin or the Happenings newsletter and our website. Deadline: Tuesdays at noon.

Ministry Event Request Form – use to request adding an event to the calendar and/or to request to use space for a Trinity-sponsored event. Deadline: Mondays at noon at least a week in advance of the event date.

For non-ministry events, please email your request to or call 212-838-6844 x 210 for an external application.

Ministry Contacts 212-838-6844 Ext.212
Alpha is an evangelistic arm of Trinity which serves those who wish to gain a better understanding of the basics of the Christian faith in a nonthreatening environment. For more about Alpha, please go to the Explore Christianity page.
(Associate Pastor: James Leonard)

Audio/Visual Arts = or 212-838-6844 Ext.211
The Audio/Visual Arts Ministry includes working at the booth assisting the Senior A/V at Sunday services and other events with lights, sound, or visual components of the service/event.
(Director of Multimedia & Technical Arts: Roy Markham)

Benevolence =
The Benevolence Ministry distributes benevolence funds to those in our community who are going through a difficult time and need help with practical needs.
(Benevolence Deacons: Stephanie Fouts, Shadia Oshodi, Marla Sireci)
Elder oversight: Tim Tien & Dave Page

Children’s Ministries = or 212-838-6844 Ext.221
Directed by Trinity staff, the Children’s Ministries serves, instructs, and develops the children of Trinity from birth-5th grade. It also helps connect parents and provides learning opportunities for them at Trinity. For more about the Children’s Ministries, please go to the Children’s page.
(Director of Children’s Ministries: Cindy Palicka)

Connect Center =
The Connect Center provides answers for general questions about Trinity or about whom to contact for particular ministries. It is manned in Fellowship Hall every Sunday after each service.
(Connect Center Director: Bret Brown)
Elder oversight: James Leonard

Counting Ministry =
The Counting Ministry provides teams of two counters for each Sunday service to count the tithes, offerings and benevolence giving to provide transparent stewardship and accountability.
(Director of Counting Ministry: Peter Canepa)
Staff oversight: Jonathan Hine  Trustee oversight:

Elders =
Elders are responsible for caring for the congregation (shepherding), guarding the truth of the scriptures (theological), and setting the direction for the church (missiological). For more on the Elders, please go to the Leadership page.
(Elders: Fred Atkins, Keith Boyd, James Leonard, Dave Page, Ross Queener, Timothy Tien)

International Students Fellowship
The International Students Fellowship shares the love of Christ with international students who are far from home and in need of help adapting to a foreign culture.
(Leaders: Crystal Poon and David McCreary
Elder oversight: James Leonard

Membership =
The Membership Ministry helps visitors and attendees have the vision for, understand the process of, and take the next steps to becoming members of Trinity.
(Membership Deacons: Sandy Barnett, Lenise Romero-Renz)
Elder oversight: James Leonard ( & Fred Atkins (

Men’s Ministry =
The Men’s Ministry helps the men of Trinity connect socially, grow in faith through the study of God’s Word, develop significant relationships, and become disciples of Christ.
Monday Men’s Bible Study Fellowship
Tuesday Night Men’s study led by Chuck Frank
(Men’s leader: Dave Page)
Elder oversight: James Leonard & Fred Atkins

Mercy Ministry =
The Mercy Ministry visits, encourages, and prays with those who are infirmed or in need.
(Mercy Deacons: Marlene Ortega, Lea Smith)
Elder oversight: Tim Tien & Dave Page

Missionary Care =
The Missionary Care Ministry cares for and encourages the missionaries Trinity supports around the world. For more information about the missionaries, please go to the Missions page.
(Missionary Care Deacon: Joel Mills)
Elder oversight: Tim Tien & Dave Page

Peacemaking Ministry =
Peacemakers equip and assist the body of Christ to understand and resolve conflict biblically.
(Leaders: Fred Atkins, Heidi D’Alessandro)

Prayer Ministry =
The Prayer Ministry helps the Trinity community develop as prayerful people, to specifically lift up the needs of our congregants and our efforts to “go out” to advance God’s Kingdom in our city and in the world. For more information about the Prayer Ministry, please go to the Prayer page.
(Prayer Deacons: Sonal Adhav, Betty Berg, Vicki Rose, Erica Slater)
Elder oversight: Keith Boyd & Ross Queener

Rwanda Missions =
Trinity takes mission trips to places of need, specifically through our long-time partnerships in Rwanda. For more information about the Rwanda Missions, please go to the Rwanda page.
(Rwanda Deacons: Sarah Page, Jamie Craig)
Elder oversight: Keith Boyd  & Ross Queener

Small Groups =
Bible studies help the Trinity community study the Word of God and grow deeper in faith. You can join by contacting the leader of the group through our website:
(Leaders: James Leonard and John Harrison)
Elder oversight: James Leonard & Fred Atkins

The Walk =
The Walk creates a place of fellowship and connectivity for people in their 20s and 30s at Trinity.
(Walk Leaders: Bret & Melissa Brown, Lee Davis, Amanda de Jesus, Arianna Hatchett, Jingwei Ho, Shadia Oshodi, Lea Smith)

Trustees =
Trustees oversee the financial aspects of operating the church, including the church property. For more about the Trustees, please go to the Leadership page.
(Trustees: Earl Carr, Sandra Diaz, Carlos Huerta, Connie Lewin, Eric Matejevich, Dadjie Saintus, Duane Smith, Phil Woods)

Welcome and Connection =
Welcome and Connection serves and supports the worship services on Sundays and other times by focusing on greeting and bulletin distribution, ushering, and serving communion.
(Welcome and Connection Deacon: Ray Chu)
Elder oversight: Tim Tien & Dave Page

Women’s Ministry
The Women’s Ministry helps the women of Trinity connect socially, grow in faith through the study of God’s word, develop significant relationships, and become disciples of Christ.
For 20s Women’s Group, contact Connie Lewin (
For Tuesday Night Women’s Bible Study, contact May Chin (
For Wednesday Women’s Bible Study, contact Beth Ann Harper (
(Women’s Deacon: Megan Mills)              
Elder oversight: James Leonard & Fred Atkins

Worship Arts Ministry = or 212-838-6844 Ext.215
Directed by Trinity staff, this ministry helps the congregation enter into an atmosphere of celebratory worship on Sundays and other times through a variety of media. The Worship Arts Ministry includes singing, playing an instrument, acting, dancing, or reading scripture. For more on the Worship Arts Ministry, please go to the Worship page.
(Director of Worship Arts: Beth Markham)

Youth Ministry = or 212-838-6844 Ext. 222
Directed by Trinity staff, our Youth Ministry, CONQUEST, serves, instructs, and develops the youth of Trinity; it also provides points of connection for parents of youth. For more on the Youth Ministry, please go to the CONQUEST Youth page.
(Director of Youth Ministry: Janet Stewart)