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TBC – Celebrating 100 Years of Walking by Faith



Trinity Baptist Church
“Celebrating 100 Years of Walking by Faith”

1917 – 2017

Another event in the celebration of our 100 year Anniversary

Saturday, August 19, 2017


You are cordially invited to A Violin Recital presented by our very own Amber Daughtry on Saturday, August 19, 2017 1 pm, here at Trinity Baptist Church. Amber will be performing the works of Bach, Wieniawski, Saint Saens, and African American composer, Samuel Coleridge Taylor. This recital is free of charge and a reception will follow in the J.L. Caston fellowship center.



Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles Free Concert 2017



Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles

Presents FREE Concert Honoring Trinity’s 100th Anniversary!

Sunday, May 7th, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Pastor Alvin Tunstill, Jr. and the entire Trinity Baptist Church Family cordially invite the community to join us as the Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles, (ICYOLA), will present an exciting Free Concert in honor of Trinity’s 100th Anniversary

The Orchestra is comprised of over 100 members aged 10 to 30 who reflect the variety of cultures that are represented in the Inner City communities of Los Angeles.

Contact the church for more details at 323.735.0044

Are You Prepared To Vote on November 8, 2016?

Trinity Baptist Church’s Social Action Committee hosted a Community Action Forum on Saturday, October 22, 2016 which focused on understanding the November Propositions and Measures, what they mean and their impact on individuals and our communities.

The forum consisted of a Panel of elected City and State Officials and local community leaders who spoke generously on each Proposition and Measure.

The Panel

Panel Presenters                                                  Propositions/Measures

Reginald Jones Sawyer                                            (Prop 63, 64)
Assemblyman, 59th District

Marqueece Harris-Dawson                                                (HHH)
Councilman, 8th District

Bertrand Christian                                                  (59, JJJ, RRR)
Attorney at Law

Nourbese Flint, Policy Director                           (51, 52, 53, 60)
Manager of Reproductive Justice Programs
Black Women for Wellness (BWW)

Charles Stewart, Senior Deputy for                     (54, M)
State Senator Holly J. Mitchell

Mike Davis, Commissioner                                                (55, 58, CC)
L.A. Board of Public Works

Roderick D. Wright                                                  (56, 61)
Former California State Senator

Nick Morrow, Former Detective                          (57, 64)
Los Angeles County Sheriff Dept.

Nancy Haydt                                                             (62, 66)
Attorney at Law

Cheryl C. Turner                                                      (A, SSS)
Attorney at Law

Hans Johnson, President                                     (65, 67)
Progressive Victory
East Area Progressive Democrats

Mattie L. Gardette, Chairman                              Moderator
Trinity Board of Trustees

The presentations and questions lasted 3.5 hours before the forum ended. Approximately 150 or more Trinity members and community residents came to listen in and ask questions. The forum presentations and discussions made it possible for a better understanding of all the Propositions and Measures when one prepares to complete their ballot for voting on November 8, 2016.

A video of the presentations is available for viewing at Trinity Baptist Church, 2040 West Jefferson Blvd. Los Angeles, CA. If you are interested in watching the presentations and questions on screen, you can visit the Church on one of the following dates and time. The video will be shown in the J.L. Caston Fellowship Center.

Monday, October 31, 2016               11:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Tuesday, November 1, 2016              11:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Wednesday, November 2, 2016            2:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Thursday, November 3, 2016             11:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Friday, November 4, 2016               12: Noon to 4:30 PM


Mildred Newkirk, Chair
Trinity’s Social Action Committee
Mattie L. Gardette, Moderator
James Bradley, Photographer and Videographer
Rev. Alvin Tunstill, Jr., Pastor





Women’s Ministry (WOT)

Provides an Opportunity for the Women of Trinity To:

  • Experience Fellowship, Outreach and Discipleship;
  • Receive Personal Interaction for Personal Challenges;
  • Gain a Spiritual View of Earthly Situations;
  • Give and Receive Prayer for Specific Needs;
  • Experience Empowerment and Support from other Christian Women;
  • Engage in Sharing Sessions and Ministry with other women;
  • Develop a Biblical Perspective of Daily Occurrences;


The Women’s Ministry is here to serve you.
There are five components of service.

  • Teaching the word of God and Discipling in love. I Timothy 2:15 “Study to show thyself approved unto God a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.
  • Intercessory prayer, There are times when we need someone to pray on our behalf. Mark 2:3-5 “There was a man that was sick four friends took him to Jesus to be healed.”
  • Referral services, Counseling and resources for immediate needs. I Corinthians 12;27-28 “Ye are the Body of Christ”, Mark 6:37 “God has sent helpers to care for the needs of others”
  • Clarifying the Christian Walk John 8:12 “Walking in the light”. Galatians 5:25 If we live in the Sprit let us also walk in the Sprit”. Isaiah 2: 5 Come, Ye and let us walk in the light of the Lord.”
  • Marriage and Family Commitment, God making two flesh one through Covenant agreement to God and in Him. Matthew 19:5, Ephesians 5:1-22 Ephesians 6: 1-2. In order to keep the covenant you must be born again both young and old. John 3:3


For more information you may contact Sister Alfreda Hunter at alfreda.hunter@trinitybaptistchurchofla.org,
or at the church office. Tel. (323) 735-0044.


Prayer Ministry

The prayer ministry is an intercessory ministry whereby the church is involved spiritually with every aspect of the human experience. We are lead by the Holy Spirit to call on God the Father, in the name of Jesus Christ the Son. Individual prayer groups meet at different dates and times. Please review the church calendar for a date and group you wish to join in prayer.


General Mission Society

MISSION STATEMENT: To build the kingdom of Jesus Christ on earth through prayer, study, consecration, personal service, regular giving, and helpful cooperation, through the district, state, regional, or national organization with which this church is affiliated.

General Mission Circles:
Deborah Circle
Lydia/Lula Stanley Circle
Dorcas Circle
Mary Circle
Elizabeth Circle
Naomi Circle
Esther Circle
Ruth/E.J. laray Circle
Claude D. Jolly Circle
Bertha Whitterson Circle

For additional information please contact Sister Rose Blewett at
rose.blewett@trinitybaptistchurchofla.org, or call her at the church office. (323) 735-0044.


Drama Guild Ministry

Through the use of members of the church, the guild stages plays with Christian meaning, depicting messages of Jesus love, and what it means to be a Christian. Provides an opportunity for members to engage in church involvement opportunities and public speaking. The star in the Drama Guild is Jesus Christ.

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