Author: Darian Venerable

Someone once said that every problem in human history can be traced back to a relationship issue. If that is the case, why is it so hard to get our relationships past conflict. We make this out to be so complicated that we are unable to nurture...

I really cannot believe that it has been a year since we started meeting as a church. Upward Call unofficially started in the living room of my house in Colorado.  There were 6 of us, 5 were me and my family.  What God can do with...

Goals are great motivators. Goals like eating clean, laughing more and exercising all motivate us to feel better or to be better. Our goals for our life with Jesus can also be great motivators. Reading our bibles, consistent prayer times and going to church regularly all...

How many of you can remember Jr. High school? Those really awkward ages in 7th and 8th grade: the hair, bad skin and coordination problems. Do I really need to go on? All I want to do is fast forward through those memories. Of course...

What feels like a only a few hours ago, I drove my family over the Rocky Mountains!  Over the last 6 years we have made this trip many times. However, this will be the last time we drive away from Denver and won’t be coming...