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Celebrate Religious Freedom

Posted by Michael Thornton on

I noticed this morning that my local fire station put out their annual yard sign that reads "Fireworks are Illegal in Colorado Springs." In my heart, I immediately felt, "It's coming!" I love July 4th. And not just because of my family's water balloon fight tradition. I love thinking about the...

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For the City

Posted by Tim McConnell on

We are thrilled to welcome Rev. Katie Fowler to our pulpit this weekend. Katie began as an intern with us, continued into full-time ministry, then finished seminary and was ordained right here at First Pres. A few years ago, she and her husband Chuck responded to God's call to plant a new church...

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Future Church

Posted by Tim McConnell on

We are learning about Future Jesus, the Jesus we see in the book of Revelation. Jesus entered time from beyond time. When Jesus came down, He came out of eternity and into time. But Jesus is already past, present and future. Is that too sci-fi for you? The point is, the Future...

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Trust in Jesus

Posted by Jennifer Holz on

Greetings First Pres from Camp Elim! This week we have 110 children and youth participating in camp. They are learning about Jesus, spending time in the Scripture together and having the time of their lives. As I write this note to you all today, they are in cabin discussions with their...

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Light + Life Devotions for June 4

Posted by Michael Thornton on

Today's Passage Psalm 40 I waited patiently for the Lord; and he inclined unto me, and heard my cry. 2 He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings. 3 And he hath put a new song in my mouth, even praise unto our...

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Light + Life Devotions for June 3

Posted by Michael Thornton on

Today's Passage Psalm 39 I said, I will take heed to my ways, that I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bridle, while the wicked is before me. 2 I was dumb with silence, I held my peace, even from good; and my sorrow was stirred. 3 My heart was hot within me, while I was...

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Light + Life Devotions for June 2

Posted by Michael Thornton on

Today's Passage Psalm 38 O Lord, rebuke me not in thy wrath: neither chasten me in thy hot displeasure. 2 For thine arrows stick fast in me, and thy hand presseth me sore. 3 There is no soundness in my flesh because of thine anger; neither is there any rest in my bones because of my sin. 4...

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Light + Life Devotions for June 1

Posted by Michael Thornton on

Today's Passage Psalm 37 Fret not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity. 2 For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb. 3 Trust in the Lord, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be...

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What Comes Next

Posted by Tim McConnell on

Welcome to summer 2021! The sun warming the rain-soaked grass this morning just feels like new life. The last two weeks at church have felt that way for me. It will take some time before we return to full strength, but I can feel the rising wave of a new chapter for First Pres and I am excited...

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