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A Tribute to Betty Paterson

On behalf of our Circle Drive Church family, I extend to Jim Paterson and his family my love, sympathy, and prayer support in the "homegoing" of Jim's wife Betty.  She was 73 years old. more...

A New Message Series for September

This Sunday I launch a new message series titled "Gospel-Centered Spiritual Disciplines."more...

Will Rogers Outreach Opportunity

Will Rogers Elementary is in need of children's clothing and shoes.  This is a great way to show the school, parents and children GOD's love!  more...

A Tribute to Laura McAfee

On behalf of our church family, I extend our love, sympathy, and prayer support to the family of Laura McAfee, who "went home to be with the LORD" yesterday at her home on East San Miguel.  She was 78 years old.more...

Would You Like to be a Member of Gideon's International?

The Colorado Springs "camp" of Gideons International is seeking to recruit more current or retired business or professional men and women aged 21 and older to join their ministry of distributing copies of the Bible free of charge.  This ministry organization is most widely known for Bibles placed in hotel/motel rooms, prisons, offices, etc.  more...

A Strong Spiritual Foundation for Your Home

On Sunday morning, I delivered a message titled “Spiritual Foundation for the Home" from Ephesians 5:18 -21. I presented this sermon as a first in a series titled “Protecting Your Family.” Here is the Biblical text:more...

JOURNEY OFF THE MAP

Circle Drive conducted the annual Vacation Bible School July 12-16.  "Journey off the Map" was the theme.  I am grateful to report VBS attendance increased over last year's event.  Most importantly, when the gospel was presented on Wednesday night, some boys and girls committed their lives to follow JESUS CHRIST. more...

Reaching the summit of 14,022 ft. San Luis Peak

Late Friday afternoon Billy Burleson, Jeff Bolan, Wayne Cantwell and I drove to Gunnison, Colorado to spend the night at a local motel in preparation for our Saturday hike of 14,022 ft. San Luis Peak.  Billy and Jeff would be hiking their first 14er, while Wayne and I would be hiking our 20th.more...

The Flawed Interpretation of Scripture by Pro-Homosexuals

Throughout the public debate on homosexual marriage, people who endorse the Biblical definition of marriage as a covenant between a man and a woman have asked the question, “How can a person take the Bible and defend homosexual (i.e., same sex) marriage?” more...

A Tribute to Don Husted

On behalf of our church family, I extend my love, sympathy, and prayer support to the family of Don Husted, who went "home to be with the LORD" on Monday, June 22.  Don was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Mae, who went to heaven May 26, 2003.  Don and his wife were married on July 22, 1944.more...