This past Sunday, Trinity's worship series onThe Good Lifecame to an end with a message from Catherine,inviting us to "Live Gratefully." As I prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving tomorrow,I am reflecting on blessings for which I am grateful. Among them is the gift of being one of your pastors. Sixteen months here has given me ample time to see the Spirit at work in bringing Catherine and me to this churchfor this season of our ministry.I look forward to where God will continue to lead us all together in the days ahead.
Catherine and Ialsowant toexpress our appreciation tothose of you who have already made commitments to support the ministries of Trinity in 2018 with your tithes and offerings. There has been a tremendous response so far, with over 260 households making pledges totaling over $1.3 million toward a budget of $3.1 millionfor the coming year.If you have not yet made your commitment, we invite you to return a card this Sunday in worship or you can gohereto complete one online.
If you're in town this weekend, you'll be blessed by Gator Wesley leading us in worship at all three services on Sunday. Heather and Joel Pancoast have been in Gainesville for just over a year nowservingas the directors of Gator Wesley and will be sharing a message with us. We'll also hear from some of the students involved in the ministry.