AWANA: Mayhem and Ministry

AWANA: Mayhem and Ministry

Wednesday nights you will find our building stuffed to the brim, overflowing with hundreds of children and all that includes: laughter, competition, shouting, crafts, games, pizza and general mayhem. But AWANA is about SO MUCH MORE than this. It’s discipleship....
Infusing God’s Love in Their Stories

Infusing God’s Love in Their Stories

Just recently, I came across my diary that I wrote in during my 3rd and 4th grade years. I was so excited to flip through the pages and be reminded of all of my sweet childhood memories. Instead of a light-hearted childlike biography, I found it to be sad and...
We need to talk.

We need to talk.

Colorado Springs is experiencing a crisis. We have had 22 teen suicides in El Paso County since December 2015. Last week, our Children’s Ministry Events Director, Lindsay Yochum, wrote a very heartfelt and important response to this very disturbing trend. (If you have...
Introducing 56

Introducing 56

This June, some exciting changes are happening in our Children and Student ministries! eXtreme (our ministry to 4th and 5th graders) will be retired make room for 56, an exciting new ministry focused on 5th and 6th graders! 56 will be part of the Pulpit Rock Student...
The Prayer Net

The Prayer Net

About a year ago, I had a friend send me this article on Facebook about a prayer net. As I read the article I kept thinking, “What a powerful visual and tangible reminder of our prayers this can be!” I have been focusing on prayer once a month with our kids and...