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...
Surprised by Freedom

Surprised by Freedom

“It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.” Galatians 5:1 Sometimes I look around at church, see people enjoying the grace and freedom of the gospel, and wonder if they realize...
We pray to see Colorado Springs flourish.

We pray to see Colorado Springs flourish.

But seek the welfare of the city where I have sent you into exile, and pray to the Lord on its behalf, for in its welfare you will find your welfare. (Jeremiah 29:7 – NRSV) At Pulpit Rock, we are called to seek the welfare and flourishing of our city –...