There are countless ways to get involved in the life of the Holy Trinity. Volunteer opportunities inside and outside the Church are listed in the Serve section of the website. You can also contact Mark Lile-King, Minister of Welcome, Engagement and Pastoral Care at or 336-272-6149 ext. 272 and he will help you find a place to connect.
In addition to volunteer opportunities, there are several special-interest groups that you are welcome to join:
Choirs are available for singers of every age. More details are in the Music section of the website.
Divorce Ministry: Parting Ways offers support to people going through a divorce. If you are going through a divorce and want to talk with someone who has been through the same life challenge, contact the Rev. Sarah Carver, Associate Rector at 336-272-6149 ext. 220 or .
Education for Ministry helps participants answer the question, “What does life mean in relationship to God and my neighbor?” The course, which meets weekly, September to May, 9:30 - noon on a weekday morning, requires a year-long commitment. The EFM program, designed by the University of the South School of Theology at Sewanee, Tennessee, includes Bible study, church history, and discussion of views of theologians. It also helps participants define their personal theological view and exercise their call to minister to the world. Contact Libby Haile at 336-274-4945 or . about starting the program in the fall. There is more information at the EFM website: www.sewanee.edu/EFM.
Episcopal Church Women (ECW) at Holy Trinity is a group that offers a number of ways to meet people, serve others, and grow spiritually. Lunches and dinners throughout the year are noted on the Upcoming Events page. The ECW also hosts a spring Parish-wide cocktail party/fundraiser with proceeds going to ministries that serve women and children. All women are welcome at ECW events and chapters. Contact Susan Shipman, 336-912-1636 or , for more information.
The ECW has three chapters that meet monthly for fellowship and spiritual development, with each chapter choosing its own course of study. You do not need an invitation to attend.
- St. Catherine’s meets the second Monday at 12:30 p.m. in Roe Library.
- St. Clare’s meets the second Monday at 7 p.m. in members' homes.
- St. Lydia’s meets the second Monday at noon in Lineweaver Room.
Knit One, Pray Too is a knitting/crochet ministry meets the first Monday of the month from 2–4 p.m. and the third Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m. in Smyth Library. A collaborative ministry of Holy Trinity and Healing Ground, Knit One, Pray Too makes prayer shawls and other items for those in our community who face difficulty in their lives. Materials are provided, and all levels of knitters/crocheters are most welcome. Contact Cindy Robbins, 336-295-6124 or Susan Storrs, 336-274-1805
Labor of Love Support Group is a group of people who are providing close physical, emotional, and spiritual support for relatives and friends in need. The group meetings offer a chance to share ideas and burdens with others facing the same challenges. Contact Maureen Flak, Parish Nurse, 336-272-6149 ext. 242 or .
Labyrinth Keepers is an ecumenical group dedicated to providing education and opportunities for people to experience transformation through walking the Labyrinth. The group meets the first Monday of each month, 12:15–1:15 p.m., in the Sacred Garden Bookstore building. In conjunction with the Servant Leadership School, the Labyrinth Keepers plan, advertise, train, and provide facilitators for a variety of community-wide Labyrinth offerings. Contact Libby Haile at for more information about how you can become active in the mission of Holy Trinity’s Labyrinth.
Men’s Fellowship meets on the first Monday of the month in the Haywood Duke Room at 6 p.m. for fellowship, followed by dinner and a speaker at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome. Contact Jon Wall, , for more information.
Mystery and Theology Book Club is for mystery lovers and meets on the second Monday, September - May, 7 - 9 p.m., in Worth Parlor, to discuss mystery novels that include references to religion. The group is very informal; most books are available from the Greensboro Public Library; and participants can attend any or all meetings. For more information, contact Libby Haile at 336-274-4945.
Saturday Spiritual Practice Classes are a series of workshops offered for a small fee in conjunction with The Servant Leadership School of Greensboro. A full listing of classes and dates is available here.
The Servant Leadership School of Greensboro offers a core curriculum of classes on various aspects of servant leadership, spiritual practice retreats, special conferences, and other resources to facilitate the development of servant leaders. As a Christian wisdom school, the Servant Leadership School has called forth many new ministries to serve the local community. For more information on classes, retreats, and workshops offered by the Servant Leadership School, visit servantleadergreensboro.com.
Thursday lunches are offered in the Haywood Duke Room every Thursday, noon - 1:30 p.m. A simple lunch of soup and salad is $5.
TWIGS (Those With Infinitely Greater Sense) is open to everyone 60 years old and older. The group meets in Roe Library every Wednesday at 4 p.m. for Bible study and discussion. Many members of the group then go to Wednesday night dinners in the Haywood Duke Room. The group also organizes field trips and a Christmas party.
Unitas is Holy Trinity’s young adult group, loosely defined as people in their 20s to 40s, although all are welcome. The group gives young adults the opportunity to connect, build community, grow spiritually, and serve those in need. Upcoming events are listed here (upcoming events/calendar). For more information, contact the Rev. Greg Farrand, 336-272-6149 ext. 270, or .
Wednesday Night Suppers are a family-friendly meal in the Haywood Duke Room served 5 - 7 p.m. during the program year. The cost is $7 per person, with a family cap of $20. Children 7 – 12 are $3, and children under 7 eat for free. Supper is served 5 - 7 p.m. in the Haywood Duke Room. Take-out meals are also available.
Wisdom Circles and Covenant Groups are groups of eight to 10 people who meet regularly for spiritual connection through prayer, study, sharing, and mutual caring. Clergy and Christian education staff lead the groups. Groups form at different times during the year. For more information, contact Minister of Welcome, Engagement and Pastoral Care, Mark Lile-King at 336-272-6149 ext. 272 or