Finding God in Our Story

Finding God in Our Story

“Momma, is it time to read yet?” “Yes. Go pick a book.” “Here, Momma. I picked this one.” My young son would smile, hand me the book, then climb on my lap. “Harold and the Purple Crayon. Excellent choice. What do you think will happen to Harold?” I’d smile back and...
Helping Houston

Helping Houston

We have all seen the images of waters rising in Houston, and we are devastated for the people living there. Often in tragedy we wonder how best to respond. We pray, we reach out, we look to God for hope. But we also want to find practical ways to help. In these...
This is Us: Celebration Service

This is Us: Celebration Service

One day each year we forego our usual Sunday plan. We celebrate new life, both earthly and spiritual. We get loud. (This includes whistles, wild cheers and our awesome Woo girls.) We pray and sing and eat and play together and enjoy this beautiful church family. We...
Pulpit Rock, you make us proud.

Pulpit Rock, you make us proud.

Remember a couple months ago when we spent a Sunday morning recognizing, honoring and praying for our law enforcement officers? We shared how, as a church, we are called to seek the welfare and flourishing of our city. Well. Be encouraged, church. One of the officers...
The Avett Brothers and the Heart of Pulpit Rock

The Avett Brothers and the Heart of Pulpit Rock

Recently our family went to Red Rocks Amphitheater to catch the Avett Brothers in concert… If you’ve never heard the Avett brothers, man, oh man, do they pack a wallop. Their lyrics seem so real and raw and never fail to bring me to tears. Why? I think it is...
The Mess in “Us”

The Mess in “Us”

Why pitch a fit any old afternoon when you can melt down on a national holiday in a house full relatives and expectations? Like all roads to holidays-gone-bad, this particular Thanksgiving was paved with good intentions. We prepared for togetherness and community. I...