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 Students 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 as a youth pastor with Students of Grace. He and his wife Debbie are long time members of the church. Jeff has a passion for students and their coming to know Christ and growing in Christ. He challenges our students to read and memorize scripture and to share scripture with others. Jeff and Debbie have 7 children, with 3 of those being adopted thru the foster care system. Jeff is currently attending Gateway Baptist Seminary, serves in the Men's Ministry, and plays with the Worship Team as a keyboardist.
Nancy serves as one of the Children's Ministry directors. She has a passion for these little lights, having 2 children, Jilly & Ethan She shares these with her husband John. Among her many talents, she is a third grade teacher and loves her students.
Bill comes to us with an overabundance of skills and a servants heart to care of God's house and helps keep things going. He is married to Amy, having children and grandchildren.
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.
Jesus laid down His life to save mine; I am humbled and grateful that in His great love He has chosen to adopt me (Ephesians 1:4-5). I count it a gift from God to serve the pastors and others here at Community of Grace. I am excited to see how He will continue to use my gifts and passion for His glory.
My husband Ken and I have been members of Community of Grace for many years, Ken coming from El Paso, Texas where he was born and raised and myself coming from Portland, Oregon. I am currently a student working towards my degree in Biblical Counseling, pursuing God's calling to minister to hurting women. We have two children and two very active grandchildren that we love beyond measure. We love our church, the body, and serving the Lord in all He asks. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org