¡Hola de Guatemala!

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Hello from Guatemala! The team is doing well and have had a great first couple of days getting settled in at Casa Bernabé. Here’s a little bit about what we’ve learned: The orphanage operates in family units. There are nine “casas” (houses) around the property: 4 for girls, 4 for boys, and 1 baby house. […]

MOVE 2018 – Saturday

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Schedule: Drive home Arrive at First Trinity in the evening Prayer Ideas: Safe Travel and transitions back to “real life” Rest and recuperation Courage to act on the ideas of how we can build off this trip and live lives of CONTRAST, making a difference and standing out in the world with a sense of […]

MOVE 2018 – Friday

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Today’s Theme: LOVE/FEAR Bible Readings: 1 John 4:7-21, 3:16-18 Main Points: Perfect love casts out fear. Love leaves no room for fear. Those who know they are loved by God are fearless. They literally have NOTHING to fear…God loves them and has sent Jesus to prove it. They live lives of fearless love that points […]

MOVE 2018 – Thursday

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Today’s Theme: OBEY/REBEL Bible Readings: 1 John 5:1-5, 13-15, 2:1-6 Main Points: Jesus died for rebels. Overcoming our rebellion doesn’t happen by doing better and trying harder – it comes by faith in Jesus. Sometimes the answer itself is really easy. Living it out – not so much. The reality is that if you believe […]

MOVE 2018 – Wednesday

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Today’s Theme: BELIEVE/DENY Bible Readings: 1 John 2:21-25, 3:19-23 Main Points: Belief is active, not a one-time occurrence. John implores his readers to remain…to keep going, keep believing. All of this hinges on who we believe Jesus to be…He is the one in whom we place our faith and trust. God’s love for us is […]

MOVE 2018 – Tuesday

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Today’s Theme: LIGHT/DARK Bible Readings: 1 John 1:5-10, 2:7-11 Main Points: Life in the dark is miserable. When we live in the dark, we do not have fellowship with others, our relationships are broken, and we do not have fellowship with God either. There is no darkness at all in God. Claiming to be in […]

MOVE 2018 – Monday

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Today’s Theme: CONTRAST Bible Readings: 1 John 1:1-4, 2:12-14 Main Points: Jesus is REAL and knowing Him brings JOY! Jesus was/is an actual person. John touched him, listened to him, saw him with his own two eyes. The Jesus that John is telling people about is for everyone – from all walks of life and […]

MOVE 2018 – Sunday

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This Week’s Theme: CONTRAST Each day for the next week here on the blog, you will find a summary of what our teens are doing each day at MOVE.  We will also have the theme and Bible passages of that day, some ideas of what to pray about, and hopefully some pictures from the day […]

MOVE Trip 2018 – Track our Team!

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Tomorrow morning, 10 First Trinity students and 3 adult leaders load up the vans and head towards Tennessee for a week-long MOVE youth gathering. As defined by their website, MOVE is a 5-day event for high schoolers “held all over the country, designed to amplify the call of Christ on students lives to become Kingdom […]