Why Jacksonville?

  • 1.6 Million Residents
  • #5 best for Millennials
  • Largest Urban Park System in the Country
  • 20 Colleges & Universities in the Region
  • 40% Have No Faith Involvement
  • 30% Are “Somewhat” Involved

Meet our Leaders

Arlie and Wendy Whitlow

Arlie and Wendy have been married for over 20 years.  They are blessed with 6 amazing kids - Moriah, Emily, Carlie, Reagan, Sierra, and Arlie.  Their favorite meal of the week is Friday pizza night.  The house is active with friends coming in and out, and usually some kind of baking project in the kitchen.

Arlie loves to teach God’s Word while applying it to daily life.  He also enjoys fishing, golfing, writing songs, blogging, watching professional football, and Starbucks.

They are passionate about building the local church and believe God has incredible plans in store for the people of Jacksonville that will impact the region and the world.