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December 2010 Archives

Nominated alongside the likes of Drake and Justin Bieber is jazz bassist Esperanza Spalding for a Grammy in the Best New Artist category.  The odds are stacked against her but I’m holding out hope that this true talent and artist […]

Ed Gilbreath at UrbanFaith.com writes: “Kwanzaa anyone?  Is it just me, or does it seem Kwanzaa’s popularity has taken a hit?  Over the last decade or so the celebration of this distinctively African-American holiday seemed to really picked up momentum, […]

Forty years ago, Swedish economist Staffan Linder wrote, The Harried Leisure Class.  In it he made some frightening predictions.  Essentially he said that our fixation with time would lead us to making previously unheard of decisions.  Linder foresaw a day […]

As a 1996 graduate from Denver Seminary with a degree in Missiology, I was a delighted when they called and asked me to tell my story on video.  Check it out!

Jazz legend and educator Billy Taylor passed away last night in New York City.

Christ Mass: Part 3 (Pastor Robert Gelinas) from Colorado Community Church on Vimeo.

Christ Mass: Part 2 (Pastor Robert Gelinas) from Colorado Community Church on Vimeo.

I would love your opinion on the three logos you see below.  They are for The Sankofa Institute that I’m starting. (see here)   Remember, Sankofa is the West African concept that we must remember our roots as we move […]

Christ Mass: A Child Is Born (Pastor Robert Gelinas) from Colorado Community Church on Vimeo.

Testimony Video: Warren Holloway from Colorado Community Church on Vimeo.