" Be a beacon ...

seeking and reflecting the light of the Lord "        
Welcome ...

We are Trinity Lutheran Church of South Newstead. We invite you to look around our site for information. We also invite you to join us at one of our services or upcoming events. We welcome you with a smile, handshake and the sharing of the grace that the Lord has given unto us. Find out more about our church.

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Our events, prayers, publications and testimonials
are here for you to share with us.

The verse of the day...

O LORD my God, I cried out to you, and you restore me to health.
Psalm 30:2

 Worship Services : 
Sunday School 9:00 am
Sunday Worship 9:30 am

Office Hours:
Monday 1-4 pm, Wednesday 11-1 pm
Other times by Appointment

Office Phone:

(716) 542-9828
Messaging available after-hours

Pastor Jamie Retallack
Pastor's Phone: (716) 848-9683
Pastor's Email: Jamesretallack@gmail.com
Pastor's Blog: http://pastorjamier.wordpress.com/

Email: trinlc@rochester.rr.com

Directions to our church

Visit us on:

Sunday School
9:00 am

All children, as young as 3 years,
are welcome to attend Sunday school.

Confirmation class for 7th and 8th graders
taught by Pastor Jamie Retallack.

Classes are every Sunday at 9:00 am,
followed by Worship at 9:30 am.
Last day of Sunday School is in June.

Adult Bible Study
with Pastor Jamie

held immediately following worship service.

Please contact our Church office at 542-9828 if you have any questions or would like to register for Sunday School Class.

6th Annual Pub with a Purpose Event
Thank you to all that made it out to the Buffalo Brew Pub to help gather for this community outreach. We'll see ya again next year!

Update: over $6K raised for
community food outreach programs



5th Annual Tanya's Trot For Epilepsy

Thank you to all that joined us on
Sunday, September 18th

for the Run/Walk, raffle, fun, and more!
for more information visit:



Thank you to the flowerbed volunteers and to Frank Powell, of Powell's Property Maintenance, for donating the mulch for the flowerbeds!
The Church flowerbeds look wonderful!!!


Annual Halloween Celebration
October 29th from 6-8PM
Join us as we

celebrate Halloween at Trinity!
Event Includes:
Ghoulish Games
Costume Contest
Tasty Treats
Festive Fun

check the calendar for more information


 On October 30th we will be celebrating Confirmation.
CJ, Mitchell, and Cameron will confirm their faith on the 500th anniversary of the Martin Luther's 95 theses. After the service we will have a reception.  If you would like to bring some light snacks to the reception there will be a sign up sheet in the narthex.


ATTENTION PRAYER PALS:                                               


If you have decided to be a part of the Secret Prayer Pal group and have submitted a Prayer Pal Fact Sheet, pick up one of the bags that are on the Prayer Pal Table in the Narthex today. October 23rd.  The bag will contain your prayer pal for the new season; as well as a few other things.   Please put a check mark by your name when you have picked up your bag.  Once you have found out who your new pal is, please contact Liz in the church office and give her the name.  Liz has graciously agreed to be our unofficial secretary once again. 


WELCOME:   LADIES FROM ST. JOHN’S!!  So happy to have you as part of the group.


Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church of South Newstead

A congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Upstate New York Synod.

Pastor Jamie Retallack

  We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Facilities are wheelchair accessible.