Pastors & Staff

Cary T. Nelson, PhD


Pastor Cary and his wife Michelle and their three children moved to Trinidad in 2000 in response to God’s call to pastor First Christian Church.
They have a heart to see God working through the lives of His people. They especially have a vision of God reaching and changing every person in Trinidad through the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Cary holds a Doctorate of Theology, and Michelle holds a Bachelor’s degree in Theology. Together, they have 37 years of experience in Christian ministry. They pray God’s very best for you and yours.

Louese Nelson, PhD

Associate Pastor

Pastor Louese has been in the ministry for many years. She moved to Trinidad in 2002 to help Cary and family develop their ministry with us.
Louese is an integral part of First Christian Church and is a blessing to every department.
She preaches on occasion from the pulpit, and weekly at the local jail.