NYI Talk: Creating an Intentional Community

How does a local church become the best church for the community? Travis Lee, Youth Pastor at Oklahoma City Trinity Church of the Nazarene, shares his church’s story of becoming a community of hope and transformation in the neighborhood.

Spend some time reflecting on the questions below as an individual, or as a team, in light of your ministry context. Want to share your thoughts with the larger NYI community? Use #NYITalk on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram to start the conversation.


  1. How does your church work to create a space “where everybody fits”?
  2. How can you help create bonds between students from different life experiences?