For La’Treall, First isn’t just a season at The Summit Church: It’s a journey she’s been on her entire life.
After living in the Raleigh area off-and-on for 27 years, she began to realize that, while her life was full, she still struggled with giving. “In the Book of Malachi, where the Lord challenges his believers to test him and prove whether or not he’s faithful, he’s not just saying he’s faithful,” she said, “he’s asking you to try him out and see, see if he’s faithful.”
La’Treall wondered if she was truly doing this. “While early on, I had intellectual assent...