I’ve been experiencing many firsts. As my oldest gets ready to fly the coop and leave for college, I’m understanding how little influence I hold. And in my marriage as I assume greater responsibility outside the home, my role as homemaker and mother is ever-changing. And as I step into the role of pastor, the weightiness of the title and…Jennifer Jepsen
A new progressive Christian church in Longmont, Colorado.
On January 13th, Jennifer Jepsen, Pastor of Reconciling Ministries, preached the following sermon at Left Hand Community Church's first preview service. Growing up, one of my brothers said, “The church is our family business.” It is a curious thing to be standing here today, after years of vowing I would never go into the family business.…Jennifer Jepsen
“Life is difficult.” Those three words form the opening sentence of M. Scott Peck’s first and finest book, The Road Less Traveled. I first read the book in 1984. The Road Less Traveled got me into therapy and onto the journey to stop pretending I did not know what I did, indeed, know. I am not speaking of the fact I am a transgender woman…Paula S. Williams
On two separate days in spring 2016 I walked the streets that make up our downtown in Longmont. Terry, Coffman, Main, Kimbark, Collyer. Up and down, north to south and south to north from Third to Longs Peak. I listened for the vibration, the thrum of my city. My town for sixteen years came alive before my eyes. I knew Longmont needed an…Jennifer Jepsen