Joel has been leading Community of Grace as the Senior Pastor since 2009. Joel and Catherine have been married for thirty years and have two sons and two daughter-in-laws. Joel began as a high-school football coach before God called him to full-time ministry. He and Catherine have served in full-time ministry in Texas and Colorado. They love to entertain, camp, garden, grill, and cheer for the Broncos. Joel has earned a Masters of Divinity degree from Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary and is currently pursuing his Doctorate of Ministry Degree. He is passionate about loving God and loving others while leading those around him to do the same.
Ben & Meredith have been leading Student's of Grace since 2011. They have been married for 11 years and they have four crazy munchkins. Originally from Oklahoma, they have been working with students for Seventeen years and are passionate about seeing a generation rise up and change the world. They are dedicated to winning and discipling students and making church the best place to be. Together, they love exploring Colorado as a family, snowboarding, and cheering for the Big 12.
Jeff serves the Middle School Ministry director. Jeff and his wife Debbie are long time members of the church. Jeff has a passion for children and their coming to know Christ and growing in Christ. Jeff and Debbie have 7 children, with 3 of those being adopted thru the foster care system. Jeff is currently attending Gateway Baptist Seminary in the Master of Divinity degree program. He also leads the Men's Ministry and serves on the Worship Team as a keyboardist.
Courtney serves as one of the Children's Ministry directors. She has a passion for these little lights, having 2 boys, Jonathan & Luke. She shares these with her husband Patrick. Among her many talents, she has a heart for special needs children and photography.
Mike takes care of our building needs, coming with experience all the way from stage production to minimal space organization. He has 4 children and has been a member of the church for five years.
John is our media director and is married with two children. He and his wife Nancy have been members of the church for five years. John is very involved in the music industry, playing in a band himself and Nancy is an elementary school teacher.
Anita Hammond and her husband Ken have been members of Community of Grace for many years, Ken coming from El Paso, Texas where he was born and raised and Anita coming from Portland, Oregon. Anita is our Admin Assistant, as well as, leader of our Women's Ministry. She is currently a student working towards her degree in Biblical Counseling, pursuing her calling to minister to hurting women. Ken and Anita have two children and two very active grandchildren that they love beyond measure. They love this church and the body, serving the Lord in all He asks.