Pastor Timothy Gordish will be beginning his 22nd year of ministry this year, and has served as pastor  of several LCMS congregations.  Congregations led are St. Peter, Gibbon, MN, Shepherd of the Valley, Salmon, ID, St. Paul  in Ronan, MT, and is currently serving Faith in Groton, CT.  Besides these congregations he has served as a Navy Reserve chaplain for Marine Recruit Depot, San Diego, CA, Destroyer Squadron 7, San Diego, CA,  Marine Logistics Squadron, Camp Pendleton, CA, 4th Antiterrorism Battalion, Billings, MT, and Naval Base San Diego, CA.  He has also been chaplain at Danbury Federal Correctional Facility.    Besides these ministries he has been part of District and Synod by being part of the Inter-District Commission on Mormonism, and As the Montana state LWML pastoral counselor.  
By his side through all this has been his wife of 30 years Aretta Gordish from Medera, CA and his children Brady, Nellie, Savannah and Bernard.

Kelly Mills, Director and Teacher Assistant

Kelly is the Director for the Trinity Lutheran Preschool.  She began teaching at Trinity in 2016 eventually rising to the Director position. Kelly also works as a Teacher Assistant. Kelly lives in Ashaway with her husband Howard and 10 year old daughter Isabella and their two dogs, Piper and Ginger.  Kelly can be reached by phone at 401-377-4216 or by email at

David A. Tonn, Organist

Dave has been our Assistant Organist at Trinity since 2002 after serving as organist at our sister congregation in CT from 1997-2001. He assumed the duties as our regular organist in the fall of 2017.

Stacy Haines-Mayne, Parish Secretary
Our delightful part-time secretary, Stacy, is a member of Trinity and wrestles with bulletins, emails,  and ordering office and church supplies.  She also has the special responsibility of maintaining our prayer list. Stacy is a school guidance counselor and mother of 5 children! 
You can be in contact through the church office and by email.