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First Pres Blog

Art in the Church

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Posted by Lindy Keffer on

 This Sunday, August 6, the Art: Food for the Soul exhibit will open in the narthex, with a meet-and-greet reception with the artists (9 a.m. to noon).   Guest post by Marlene Kort (Painting in header also by Marlene Kort.)  Our Creative Calling The book of Genesis opens with...

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Tags: art, food for the soul, summer 2017 art exhibit

Soul Food for Thought - Part 2

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Posted by Lindy Keffer on

Our summer sermon series challenges us to take a look at our inner lives and think about what our souls need to be whole and well. John Ortberg's Soul Keeping is a suggested resource for additional study and reflection.  SOUL KEEPING PASSAGES TO PONDER, PART 2 "[O]ur souls exist to...

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Tags: bulletins, what a soul needs, worship

Using Influence Wisely

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Posted by Lindy Keffer on

If you have never attended the Willow Creek Association's Global Leadership Summit before, you may wonder what the content of the event is like. This portion of a 2013 Summit session gives a taste of the practical, inspiring ideas delivered by the Summit Faculty. Joseph Grenny: Mastering the...

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Tags: global leadership summit, gls

What A Soul Needs: Soul Food

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Posted by Jennifer Holz on

I hope you have found some ways to care for your soul over the past several weeks. As we get ready to head into fall, write down one or two spiritual practices that you want to carry with you into this next season so your soul can continue to flourish! One of the most important practices we can...

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Tags: discipleship, e-blast, summer, what a soul needs, worship

In the Heart of Downtown

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Posted by Dale McClure on

Colorado Springs history and First Presbyterian Church history have been entwined from the beginning, when the two were founded just months apart in 1871 and 1872, respectively.  This 1902 photograph shows Pikes Peak Avenue, just a few blocks from First Pres. At the end of the street is the...

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Tags: 145th birthday, downtown colorado springs

Launched into Mission

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Posted by Susan Buenger on

Chloe Buckler is a student at Azusa Pacific University. First Pres has supported her missions to Uganda in 2016 and Haiti in 2017. Chloe shares the following thoughts on what God has taught her through her involvement at First Pres and her participation in short-term missions:  Children...

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Tags: missions

The Soul Needs a Body

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Posted by Eunice McGarrahan on

Being Human is a quirky television show that is produced in the United Kingdom. In the premiere episode, we are introduced to the three main characters: a vampire, a werewolf and a ghost. Each appears human, but their humanity has been distorted. Each one desires to be a part of the real human...

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Tags: bulletins, what a soul needs, worship

My First Evening With Family Promise

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Posted by Laura Mueller on

Written by Allison Bassett This past week, First Pres was ‘home’ to four families as part of our partnership with Family Promise/Interfaith Hospitality Network (IHN). For four weeks each year, First Pres hosts families facing temporary homelessness who are in need of lodging...

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Tags: city engagement, family promise, ihn, impact lives

What A Soul Needs: A Center

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Posted by Tim McConnell on

First Pres has a close relationship with Fuller Theological Seminary. They produced many of our best leaders! Fuller has a satellite location here in Colorado Springs, now headquartered in the offices of Café 225 and housing their library in our basement. In fact, Fuller Seminary summer...

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Tags: e-blast, fuller, summer, what a soul needs

Fuller Seminary Intern Partnership

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Posted by Lindy Keffer on

A Partnership for the Kingdom In fall 2017, First Pres and Fuller Theological Seminary will launch a joint venture to embed seminarians as First Pres interns, giving them an opportunity to connect what they've learned in seminary to hands-on ministry.    "One of the things we've...

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