Monthly Archives: August 2009

Seth Smith’s Christian faith shows up on ballfield

[photopress:sethdugout.jpg,full,pp_image] Seth Smith relies on his faith to get him through the mine­field of pro­fes­sion­al base­ball. Den­ver Post pho­to by John Ley­ba. A tow­er­ing home run by Seth Smith on Sun­day pushed across the win­ning run in the Rock­ies’ 4–2 … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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MercyMe helps Rockies celebrate Faith Day

[photopress:MercyMe__14_.JPG,full,pp_image] Mer­cyMe lead singer Bart Mil­lard is a base­ball fan and has helped major-league teams in their Faith Day cel­e­bra­tions. On Sun­day, the band per­formed before a sell-out crowd at Coors Field. File pho­tos by Eliza (Liz) Marie Somers Mer­cyMe … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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HeavenFest: Can you spot yourself?

[photopress:caspergirls.JPG,full,pp_image] Shel­by Ben­nett, 18, left, and Michelle Archule­ta, 17, drove down from Casper, Wyo., to enjoy a week­end of music — first at Heav­en­Fest on Sat­ur­day and at the Warped Tour on Sun­day. The music fans were up front and … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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MercyMe asks for prayers

[photopress:mercyme.jpg,thumb,pp_image] MercyMe’s bus was involved in a fatal acci­dent this past week in Indi­ana. Pho­to spe­cial to The Den­ver Post Mer­cyMe is ask­ing its fans for their prayers for all involved in a fatal acci­dent this past week in Indi­ana. The … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Skillet “melts” fan’s face off

[photopress:skillet3.JPG,full,pp_image] Skil­let lead singer John Coop­er and the band high­light Heav­en­Fest with an ener­get­ic per­for­mance not seen since Toby­Mac came to town. Pho­tos by Eliza Marie Somers Skil­let rocked the house this past week­end at Heav­en­Fest at North­ern Hills Chris­tian … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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40,000 at HeavenFest

[photopress:fans1.JPG,full,pp_image] Fans con­verge at Heav­en­Fest at North­ern Hills Chris­tian Church in Brighton on Sat­ur­day. Offi­cial num­bers will not known until lat­er this week. Pho­to by Eliza Marie Somers Heav­en­Fest in Brighton drew close to 40,000 fans this week­end, accord­ing to … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Third Day headlines HeavenFest

[photopress:DSCF0293.JPG,full,pp_image] Mac Pow­ell and Third Day are back in town at Saturday’s Heav­en­Fest in Brighton. Tick­ets can be pur­chased at King Soop­ers or heavenfest.com. Pho­tos by Eliza Marie Somers Gram­my Award win­ners Third Day will head­line this weekend’s Heav­en­Fest at … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Former addict fronts Seventh Day Slumber

[photopress:7thDaySlumber_1.JPG,full,pp_image] Joseph Rojas, cen­ter, tried to com­mit sui­cide while a cocaine addict. Today he is the lead singer for Sev­en­th Day Slum­ber, which will per­form at Heav­en­fest on Sat­ur­day at North­ern Hills Church in Brighton. Pho­to by Eliza Marie Somers, … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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