• Three weeks ago, twenty-three friends from Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church (CCPC) gathered in the chilly pre-dawn to pray before heading south down the interstate.  Caravanning in four cars and pulling a trailer loaded with tools, soccer gear, and VBS decorations, the team headed to Juarez, Mexico, for a week-long mission trip. CCPC has been serving alongside the same pastor and church in Juarez for the past twenty-eight years.  Pastor Jorge Mata, La Iglesia Maranatha, and CCPC together build a house for a family in need and lead Vacation Bible School for the neighborhood children.  Most years, only a few of the Americans can speak any Spanish - but through their common goals, lots of hand gestures, and plenty of good

    Nov 19,
  • The Shiloh House isn't just a house - it's not just one house and it's not your typical house. It has a special purpose. It's mission is to offer nurturing, therapeutic and educational services to empower youth and families to overcome the impact of abuse, neglect and trauma. And for Cooper Floto, his hope is that a soccer camp will be part of the healing process for the children who currently call Shiloh House their home. Floto, as part of his Eagle project for Boy Scouts, will be running a soccer camp for the children at the Shiloh House.  With volunteers from his high school soccer team, The Denver Eagles, as well as volunteers from my Boy Scout Troop, Troop 794. The camp

    Nov 05,