Pastor Ed

“That you be firmly rooted to the teachings of Christ – a people pressing on for the cause of Christ, that you will be a true impact people for the Gospel and that you will forever abide in your journey with Jesus Christ.  Stay true to your values.  God bless you in all you do.”

 

 

 

Ed Niswender

Lead Pastor

Pastor Ed was born in Colorado and graduated from Colorado State University and Denver Seminary.  He has served churches in California, Oregon, Wyoming, and Colorado.  He has been married to Kathy for 46 years.  They have three children – Brian, Mindy, and Ben – and nine grandchildren.

Pastor Ed loves camping, fishing, and hunting as well as barbeques and picnics with his family.  He is passionate about knowing God’s heart in light of his own and in seeing God transform lives through teaching.  

 
                                   

 


Ryan Carpenter

“Music connects people with worship in a way that ministers to our heart.”

 

 

 

Ryan Carpenter

Director of Worship

Ryan graduated from high school in San Diego and moved to Denver in 1993 where he came to Christ when he was 23.  Since then God has called him to use the gift of music to lead praise and worship.  Ryan is a computer tech and a fan of sci-fi/fantasy books and movies. 

Ryan met his wife Angie online and have been married nearly 20 years.  They have two daughters, Hannah and SallyAnn.                               


 

Cody Huynh

 

The Community Life Facilitators are responsible for the overall leadership of the Life Group Ministries as well as the youth and young adult ministries at Trinity.

 

 

 

Cody Huynh

Community Life Facilitator – Youth

Cody was born in Denver and grew up at Trinity Church.  He graduated from Wheat Ridge High School in 2013.  After one year attending Red Rocks Community College, Cody transferred to Colorado Christian University to major in business.  His vision is to make disciples and help the youth have a meaningful relationship with God.  He looks forward to serving God in ministry wherever He leads.

 


Dehric Moore

 

“I have always wanted to serve God in a huge way . . .”

 

 

 

Dehric Moore

Community Life Facilitator – Teaching Pastor for DISTRICT

A Colorado native, Dehric graduated from Pensacola Christian College in 2016 where he graduated with dual degrees in business and youth ministries.  Having grown up at Trinity, it was natural to have a passion for ministry here to young adults.  

Dehric met his wife Andrea at Pensacola Christian College.  They were married in May, 2017, and embarked on a short-term mission trip to Africa in July.  They served with Love Africa Mission at the Coburwas Primary School, CIYOTA foundation, and Kyangwali Refugee Settlement to work with people displaced by war and violence.

 

Children’s Ministries

 

Our children are our future.  Without teaching them the Word of God, our future is without hope.”

 

 

 

Tom and Vickie Larkin

Director of Children’s Ministries

Tom is a graduate of Western Bible College with a degree in Christian Education.  Together Tom and Vickie served with Child Evangelism Fellowship of Denver and have served in churches in a variety of ways, working with children as the Lord gave opportunity.

Tom and Vickie have two daughters and one son, plus four grandchildren.

 
                                   

 


Office Manager

 

“For I know the plans that I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope.” (Jer. 29:11)

 

 

 

Lavonne Hall

Lavonne received Christ as her Savior as a child at camp.  She has been honored to serve the Lord fourteen years at Denver Seminary, prior to serving at Trinity.  She has been married to Dick for 54 years.  They have four married daughters and thirteen grandchildren. 

Lavonne has a degree in Bible from Philadelphia Biblical University and serves regularly in the music ministry of Trinity.  Lavonne and Dick have previously served the Lord in three pastorates from Washington State to Pennsylvania.