Our Elders

John Eriksen and Les Jones

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John Eriksen has been a Christian since 1985 and a member of the Pikes Peak congregation since 1991.  He began serving as an elder in 2006.  John grew up in Massachusetts and North Carolina.  He went on to spend 23 years in the U.S. Air Force where he flew in various fighter aircraft and served in assignments across the United States and around the world, including the Pentagon.

John and his wife Chun Hui have three children.

Les Jones was baptized into Christ in 1960 and previously served as an elder of the League Street church of Christ in Sulphur Springs, Texas for 15 years.  He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics and Physics from the University of Texas at Arlington, as well as a Master's Degree in Earth Science and Computer Science from East Texas State University.

Les and his wife Vicki have lived in Colorado since 2003.  They have three children.

Our Ministers


Grady Miller has preached for the Pikes Peak church since March, 2001. He and his wife Darleen are blessed to live in Colorado Springs and work with this loving and supportive congregation. Grady has more than forty years experience in local ministry.

Kevin Ballard is the Pikes Peak Education Minister, keeping the congregation's education program vibrant and relevant; organizes all Sunday School and Wednesday night classes, Ladies' Bible Class and Vacation Bible School.  He and his wife Kelly make a profound impact in every area of service.  Kevin has been involved in local preaching ministries for over thirty years.


Our Deacons

JoeChurchJoe Church works in the area of encouragement.  Joe and his work group strive to reach out to those unable to attend services to make sure everyone at Pikes Peak knows they are an important part of the Church body...and missed.  Joe and his wife Dana have been in the Pikes Peak family since 2009.


Dave Gorman leads the congregation's Youth Activities ministry. Dave and his wife Debbie have been a part of the Pikes Peak church since 1993.


DSC 0988Ryan Levesque is assigned the fellowship area, and is responsible for planning and coordinating the many fellowship events for our congregation. Our members delight in the encouragement we share with one another.  Ryan, his wife Melanie and their two children are an Army family and have been members since 2012.


Bob Marshall ensures our facilities are safe, clean and well-maintained.  Bob and his wife Sherry have been at Pikes Peak since 1992.


McClurgFamMark McClurg plans for future facilities for the Pikes Peak church.  Mark is managing and guiding the entire process from fundraising and building site selection to building design and construction. Mark and his wife Susie have been involved with the Pikes Peak family since 2003.


McGuiresBrent McGuire takes all actions necessary to provide a safe and secure environment for worship and other congregational activities.  Brent and his wife Vicki have been a part of the Pikes Peak church since 2001.


NiemetFamHeath Neimet is our deacon of missions, monitoring the work at Calhan and Mountain States Children's Home.  Heath and his wife Carrie have been a part of the Pikes Peak congregation since 2011.

Our Staff

CamilleKelleyCamille Gentry has served us as Office Manager since 2002. She is our primary scheduler, archivist, bookkeeper, contact reference and jack–of–all–trades. She knows what to do, who can do it, where it's kept, what needs fixing and anything else you can think of!

Kelley Heller is our building Custodian. She makes sure our class rooms, hallways, fellowship room and auditorium are kept clean and ready for use. Kelley took on this demanding work in the Summer of 2015.





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Come as you are this Sunday!
1402 West Pikes Peak Ave.
Colorado Springs, CO 80904
Phone: (719) 634-6138



Bible Class – 9:00 a.m.

Worship – 10:00 a.m.

Evening Worship – 5:00p.m.


Bible Class – 7:00 p.m.

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