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Trustworthy Resources for Studying Genesis

It has been both challenging and reinforcing to study the book of Genesis and to go back and see God’s creative power and wisdom through each of the creation days. I truly believe the opening chapters of Genesis are intended to build-up our faith and move us to worship the God who spoke all things into existence. It’s »

Introducing the Family Room

We are very excited about the “Grand Opening” of our new Family Room in Room 303. The Family Room is designed to be a place where parents can worship with their little children during the worship service. This updated room (formerly the Cry Room) is designed to be a warm and welcoming space to take squirmy and cooing children during »

Reformation Anniversary

Earlier this year, I wrote a blog post commemorating the 500th anniversary of the start of the Protestant Reformation (October 31, 1517) and encouraging everyone to grow in the knowledge of this important event by recommending some key resources. New research recently released by the Pew Research Center has underscored just how great this need is and how unaware most »

Reflections on 20 Years of Ministry at ABEFC

In early August of 1997 Leigh Ann and I moved all of our earthly possessions in a small moving van from Los Angeles to Colorado Springs. I had graduated from seminary just a couple of months earlier and we were now headed to our first ministry assignment with excitement and eagerness. I had been called to serve as the Youth »

Up is Down, Down is Up

On Sunday, August 6th, we will return to our normal Sunday morning schedule. While we will continue to offer the same quality Christian education options for all ages, the locations of those classes might be different than they were in May. In our original communication with the church concerning Above & Beyond (which was formerly called Project: Next), we discussed »