Go

Contact Us

Phone: (719) 884-6100

Email:

Mailing Address: 219 E Bijou St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903

About Us  |  Calendar

 

Livestream Help 

If you have issues with the broadcast, contact our provider at 1-877-664-6137 for support.

 

First Pres Magazine

Worship Well. Worship Weekly.

Posted by Tim McConnell on

Worship is the Purpose of the Church Friends, I’ve been among you for more than a year now, so I hope you’re getting used to hearing me say that worship is the purpose of the church. Maybe you’re even getting tired of hearing me say that—which means I’m saying it...

Continue reading…

Advent Devotional, New Year's Day: The Best Is Yet To Come

Posted by Eunice McGarrahan on

Meditation by Rev. Eunice McGarrahan I don’t think I’ve ever really liked New Year’s Day as a holiday. It is almost as if the solution to our personal challenges and the world’s problems will be solved by time. But no matter how much we think turning a new page on the...

Continue reading…

Tags: advent, devotional, worship

Advent Devotional, Christmas Day: Are We Ready?

Posted by John Stevens on

Meditation by Rev. Dr. John Stevens The big day—the one we have all been looking forward to and preparing for—has finally arrived. We’ve decorated our homes, bought and wrapped the gifts, baked the cookies and secured the fixings for the family meal. All is ready for...

Continue reading…

Tags: advent, devotional, worship

Advent Devotional, Christmas Eve: Beloved

Posted by Tim McConnell on

Meditation by Rev. Dr. Tim McConnell Last year, I was in San Diego for a few days and had the morning to jog along the harbor. I really didn’t know the place at all, so I was thrilled to come up on the USS Midway and an enormous statue called “Unconditional Surrender.&rdquo...

Continue reading…

Tags: advent, devotional, worship

Advent Devotional Week 4: All is Forgiven

Posted by Jennifer Holz on

Meditation by Rev. Jennifer Holz My first summer job was being a lifeguard. I remember passing my Water Safety Instructor course, getting my shiny whistle and climbing up on the lifeguard chair at the Village 7 pool. I was 16 and ready to save the world. Or at least keep the kids in the baby...

Continue reading…

Tags: advent, devotional, worship

Advent Devotional Week 3: I Will Not Be Stopped

Posted by Katie Fowler on

Meditation by Rev. Katie Fowler What would you do in the name of love? The best romantic comedies show us the lengths that people will go to for love. Great displays of affection, extravagant acts of passion and feeling, beautiful offerings of words and sentiment and devotion. And that’s...

Continue reading…

Tags: advent, devotional, worship

Advent Devotional Week 2: I Will Make It Right

Posted by Jim DeJarnette on

Meditation by Jim DeJarnette Hope changes everything. A common assessment of “it’s hopeless” seems pervasive everywhere these days. Our world often feels like an incubator of trouble, injustice and heartache. Martin Luther may have captured it best: “this world with...

Continue reading…

Tags: advent, devotional, worship

Advent Devotional Week 1: I'm Coming to You

2

Posted by John Goodale on

Meditation by Rev. Dr. John Goodale: This is an unusual Christmas season for the Goodale family. In addition to celebrating the message of Christmas, we’ll also celebrate the wedding of our oldest child the weekend before Christmas! For more than three months this Fall, Matthew...

Continue reading…

Tags: advent, devotional, worship

Amazing Food and Second Chances

Posted by Matt Fox on

First Pres is rooted in downtown Colorado Springs, and has been since our founding on August 17, 1872. Part of that identity of being a downtown church is being passionately involved in the needs of the city. One of the ways we make an impact in the city is through our partnerships with...

Continue reading…

Tags: first pres magazine, food, mission

Serving Our City - Michelle Swanson

Posted by Matt Fox on

At First Pres we’re committed to Preparing All Generations to Impact Lives for Christ. It is that commitment to doing all that we do For Christ that lies at the heart of the vision for the church, and for members of the church in the city. Many in our church work passionately to honor the...

Continue reading…

Tags: first pres magazine, city service

Previous12