Tag: PebbleCreek Community Church

Preparing for the Before Times

Larry Sessoms Along with our friends and neighbors, the congregation of PebbleCreek Community Church looks forward to the return of the before times—the currently coined term for pre-COVID, apparently harking back to 1985’s Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome. Interesting movies aside, for our church, the beginning of a new year has us looking forward to normalcy. A…

PebbleCreek Community Church Donates Benches

Jim Gillespie PebbleCreek Community Church is celebrating our 25th anniversary. Christmas Eve 1995 was our first service in Eagle’s Nest Ballroom. In remembrance, we have wanted to give back to our community something special and memorable. In this process, we saw a need for additional benches along the walkways at Eagle’s Nest and Tuscany Falls. We…

Not Standing Still

Larry Sessoms With Eagle’s Nest Ballroom still closed to our Sunday services, our PebbleCreek Community Church is focused both on how best to serve our community in these times, and how to improve our services once we are able to return to normal. And, of course, as you read this October edition of our PebbleCreek…

In These Times

Larry Sessoms Our PebbleCreek Community Church recently brought forth a proposal to purchase an additional 75 chairs for the Eagle’s Nest Ballroom—we needed the chairs for our growing congregation. Here again, the best laid plans! But with the closure of the ballroom and suspension of our Sunday morning services held there, we continue to ……

The Best Laid Plans

Larry Sessoms Scottish poet Robert Burns, among others, taught us that even the best laid plans often go awry. For our PebbleCreek Community Church, that included cancellation of Palm Sunday, Easter sunrise, and Easter morning formal services. Yet, in these times of crisis, creativity and innovation came to the forefront.  Thanks to the talents within…

Easter at PebbleCreek Community Church

Donna Giocomo Looking for something to do this Easter? PebbleCreek Community Church invites everyone to join us for our Holy Week services! We start by observing Palm Sunday on April 5 at 9 a.m. with the waving of palm branches and festive music in the Eagle’s Nest Ballroom. Holy Week continues with our Good Friday…

PebbleCreek Community Church Celebrates 25 Years!

Larry Sessoms In the fall of 1995, there were Units 2 and 4, and little more. But, among those early PebbleCreek residents was a group interested in starting a community church within our gates. One couple came from a Southern Baptist background, another Presbyterian, and yet another Lutheran. Later they added Methodists and Catholics. What…

A Blessed Holiday Season

Pastor Bob Ripley “Onward Christian Soldiers” rings through my head as I think about what our PebbleCreek Community Church has been doing the last several months as a faith family. On Dec. 9, we had our first live service in nine months. We celebrated a Christmas worship gathering at the Bullard Wash Amphitheater behind the…