Posts by Chuck Whited

A People of Prayer

We prayerfully understand who God has created us to be and where the Spirit is calling us to make a difference, both individually and corporately. We are a people of prayer. Everything we do is bathed in prayer, including understanding our calling as His people in this world. When the disciples prayed, God spoke and told them who to set apart and where to go. They prayed and the room shook and they were filled with boldness to share the…

Jesus is the Center

This is part of a series of posts about our new vision statement. Click here to see all of them so far. The first line of our vision statement is: First Trinity is a growing family who is passionate about our Lord Jesus Christ. Remembering that this is five years out and looking at who we are, we are passionate about the Lord Jesus Christ. He is the core and center of all we do. Without Him we are nothing.…

A Vision for First Trinity in 2020

As we cast a vision for 2020, it is broad strokes. This is not a strategy or a road map of how to get where we want to be. It is a vision of what we are moving toward, so that in five years, it describes what we will look like. What we truly want is to be the people God calls us to be. Ephesians 2:10 says, “For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works,…