Why the “Coexist” ideal is so illogical and offensive

It has been around for many years, the bumper sticker that is asking the people all around the car sporting it to “coexist”.  The message is simple, stop fighting other people from other religions and lets all just exist together on this planet together.  I fully believe that many (if not all) who have this…

Why ‘being born gay’ does not contradict the Bible

I have often struggled with the idea that a man or woman would be born with an attraction to the same sex yet we have clear statements made by God in the Bible that acting on homosexual desire is sinful.  How can we as Christians be so confident that a person is not born with…

What To Expect

The time has come for Gospel Church Bayfield to start up our weekly worship service, and  we are extremely excited to begin meeting together and worshiping the Lord as a community of believers here in Bayfield!  We want all aspects of our core values to be evident and vibrant each week, and we think that…

Church Discipline

Individually we are all quite aware of our shortcomings, but many of us want to hide our sin from the very people who can, and who desperately want to help.  If you have spent much time reading the New Testament it is hard to ignore Paul’s constant instruction to help each other resist sin and…

About the Pastor

I want to introduce myself and my family for those who might be interested in the new church!  My name is Chris Talleri, and I have a wonderful wife named Jennifer and our son Micaiah.  We are all native Texans who fell in love with Colorado and the church planting vision of Gospel Church in Durango and…