Present Christ as Savior. Pursue Christ as King. Partner with Christ in Service.
Our faith calls us to give our lives away in service to others.
These statements give a summary of the doctrinal commitments of this community. However, the best way to know what we believe is not to read it off a page. The best way for you to discover what we believe is to join us as we seek to live out these beliefs in our lives.
Why Emmaus Road Church
In Luke 24, the Bible tells the story of two disciples traveling along the road to the town of Emmaus. As they journeyed, the disciples spoke of recent events in Jerusalem – that a man named Jesus performed many miracles, was crucified and was rumored to have risen from the dead... Read More
Emmaus Road Church is led by a team of passionate leaders who desire to see the Kingdom of God proclaimed in all the world.
Andy – Pastor
Andy has been the pastor of Emmaus Road Church since September 2006. He has a BA in Religion from MidAmerica Nazarene University and a Master’s Of Divinity from Nazarene Theological Seminary. In his spare time you’ll find him reading, doing projects around the house or wrestling with his two daughters, Jadyn & Autumn. He and his wife, Amy, have been married fifteen years.
Grace – Children’s Pastor
Grace has been at Emmaus Road Church since January 2017. She studied at Olivet Nazarene University and has a BS in Children’s Ministry & Hebrew and an MA in Family Ministry. In her spare time she loves to drink coffee, read, organize things, make body care supplies, and go on hikes with her husband, Jason. She and Jason have been married since November of 2016 and have a cute, elderly dog named Corey.
Daniel – Worship & Liturgy Pastor
Pastor Daniel joined Emmaus Road in 2017. He has been leading worship in one form or another since his college days and is passionate about all forms of worship, music, and being in the presence of God. He is married to Melissa and they have three children; Isaiah, Ian and Elanor. Prior to serving at Emmaus Road, the Pape family served as missionaries to the Asia-Pacific Region living in Manila, Philippines.
Rick – Discipleship Director
Rick is an ordained minister in the Church of the Nazarene and has served as an editor for the denomination’s youth department, associate pastor for Christian Formation, and as adjunct professor. Rick’s formal education occurred at Northwest Nazarene College and Nazarene Theological Seminary. Rick and his wife Debbie live in Loveland, Colorado, where he works for Group Publishing as an editor on the Refresh the Church team. Rick and Deb have two grown children.
Amy – First Impressions & Assimilation
Amy has been at Emmaus Road Church since 2006. She is the Assistant Regional Director of Colorado for Docs Who Care and handles much of Emmaus Road’s social media, website and online communications. She has a passion for helping our members of Emmaus Road find a place to serve. She’s a lover of Chai tea, warm blankets and an avid hiker. She and Andy have two beautiful girls who can often be found riding scooters through the church’s hallways (with helmets, of course.)
Jessica – ESM Director
Jessica has attended Emmaus since 2011. She is a teacher in Loveland, and loves to spend her time with teenagers – which she knows is unusual. When she isn’t at Emmaus or teaching, she can be found drinking coffee, walking her dog, or learning something new.
Scot – IMPACT Director
Scot has been with Emmaus Road Church since 2015. He is a lifelong learner with studies at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, the University of Texas at Austin, and the University of Virginia. Scot has worked and lived abroad in many places. You might find him hiking in the Poudre River Canyon, gardening, reading aloud to the family, or riding his bike to and from work at Colorado State University. Scot and his wife Yvonne have two children.
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Emmaus Road Church2101 S Lemay Ave
Fort Collins, CO 80525
We are located on the West side of Lemay Avenue, between Prospect and Drake. Once on our property, enter our facility by walking under our "Welcome Sign!"