So Much Change Ahead for Us in 2020!

So Much Change Ahead for Us in 2020!

We’re about to take our next step forward as a church: we are looking for a new home! Over the last decade, we’ve lived in 4 different buildings: The Oriental Theater, an old church (that’s been converted into condos/brewery) on 32nd and Lowell, North High School, and...
Faith is What Makes Life Bearable

Faith is What Makes Life Bearable

Greetings Highlands Church Family! On behalf of our Staff Team and Leadership Council, I wish you a very Merry Christmas full of the contagious love of Christ. And I’m praying for you this week. I pray you experience growth in your faith. “Faith is what makes life...
An Invitation to Prayer and Fasting

An Invitation to Prayer and Fasting

On November 1st, my annual 4-month “fast” begins. I’m not fasting from food or TV or social media. Instead, it’s time for my annual fast from bicycling. I set aside my favorite activity to create space for newness in my soul and to give my body rest. Fasting also...
Sane and Grounded in a Wild World

Sane and Grounded in a Wild World

In my house, we celebrate almost everything. We love to celebrate the accomplishments of our nieces and nephews and our siblings and parents. And sometimes, we just celebrate getting through another week. Celebration and gratitude keep us sane and grounded in a wild...
I Feel Hopeful!

I Feel Hopeful!

Since my first days at Highlands Church, I have felt hopeful about our community. Back in 2010, I was a drummer playing in the band once a month. This September, I will have been a Co-Pastor here for 9 years. And today, I have at least 3 compelling reasons to feel...