Weekly Announcements – November 13, 2019

This week in worship:

Nov 17 Testify!
Ordinary Time (Proper 28)
LUKE 21:5–19
Plan/Preside: Lois Nelson
Speaker: Kyle Harper (also teaching the adult class)
Music: Heather Featherstone & Brian Tubbesing
Deacon: Brad McMillan and Dean Speer
PPt: Amy Ragland
Sound: Brad McMillan
Greeters: Diana and Bill Koehler
Nursery: Diane Sloan

Mark your Calendars!

Sundays @ 6:00 pm – Arizona Mission Center Community Prayer Time.
2nd & 4th Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm – Meditation Group meets at TBW

Saturday and Sunday, November 23-24 – Work weekend at Whispering Pines. Any able-bodied people are welcome to come up and help out.

Sunday, November 24, after services – Thanksgiving Potluck. Turkey and ham will be provided. Bring a side dish, veggies, desserts or anything else you would like to share. This will not be the traditional planned meal as in the past.

TBW donated a total of 150 lbs of food to the Valley View Community Food Bank for the month of October. That brings our total since June to 438 lbs of food! That is amazing. Please keep bringing your one thing every month!

Saturday, December 7, 2019, at Phoenix Central – AZ Mission Center Conference. Schedule to be announced soon.

Audio tracks and Powerpoint – http://tinyurl.com/TBW-Worship-Audio
Schedules – http://tinyurl.com/TBWWorship

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – November 6, 2019

This week in worship:

Nov 10 God of All Living
Ordinary Time (Proper 27)
LUKE 20:27–38
Plan/Preside: Brian Tubbesing/Amy Ragland
Speaker: New Communion Guidance
Music: Heather Featherstone & Brian Tubbesing
Deacon: Brad McMillan and Dean Speer
PPt: Brian Tubbesing
Sound: Brad McMillan
Greeters: Donna Greenwalt and Scott Sloan
Nursery: Cindy Kon

Mark your Calendars!

Sundays @ 6:00 pm – Arizona Mission Center Community Prayer Time.
Tuesdays @ 6:00 pm – Game Night at Eldora’s home
2nd & 4th Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm – Meditation Group meets at TBW

Evan Sloan is looking for housing in Vail, CO for an internship this ski season. If you know of anyone in the Vail area that could help out, please contact Evan or Scott.

Sunday, November 24, after services – Thanksgiving Potluck. Turkey and ham will be provided. Bring a side dish, veggies, desserts or anything else you would like to share. This will not be the traditional planned meal as in the past.

TBW donated a total of 150 lbs of food to the Valley View Community Food Bank for the month of October. That brings our total since June to 438 lbs of food! That is amazing. Please keep bringing your one thing every month!

Audio tracks and Powerpoint – http://tinyurl.com/TBW-Worship-Audio
Schedules – http://tinyurl.com/TBWWorship

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – October 30, 2019

This week in worship:

Nov 3 Welcome, Jesus, You Are Welcome
Ordinary Time (Proper 26)
LUKE 19:1–10
Plan/Preside: Amy Ragland/Heather Featherstone
Message: Tammy Lindle Lewis (video)
Music: LaVeta Talcott
Deacon: Brad McMillan and Dean Speer
PPt: Brian Tubbesing
Sound: Brad McMillan
Greeters: Leonard Speer and Marcie Sierman
Nursery: Amber Pope

Mark your Calendars!

Sundays @ 6:00 pm – Arizona Mission Center Community Prayer Time.
Tuesdays @ 6:00 pm – Game Night at Eldora’s home
2nd & 4th Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm – Meditation Group meets at TBW

Thursday, October 31, 5:00 pm – 9:ooish – Halloween Rest Stop. We need volunteers for set up, during, clean up and of course treat donations (candy, baked goods, etc). Please contact Kyle Brittan for more information. Hope to see you there!

Sunday, November 3, 2019 – OUT of the Darkness Walk “You Can Never be Replaced”. See Donna Greenwalt for further information.

Evan Sloan is looking for housing in Vail, CO for an internship this ski season. If you know of anyone in the Vail area that could help out, please contact Evan or Scott.

TBW donated a total of 150 lbs of food to the Valley View Community Food Bank for the month of October. That brings our total since June to 438 lbs of food! That is amazing. Please keep bringing your one thing every month!

Audio tracks and Powerpoint – http://tinyurl.com/TBW-Worship-Audio
Schedules – http://tinyurl.com/TBWWorship

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – October 23, 2019

This week in worship:

Oct 27 Teach Us to Be Humble
Ordinary Time (Proper 25)
LUKE 18:9–14
Plan/Preside: Diane Sloan
Speak Sara Tubbesing
Music: Heather Featherstone & Brian Tubbesing
Deacon: Brad McMillan and Eldora Engebretson
PPt: Amy Ragland
Sound: Eldora Engebretson
Greeters: Rita Young and Genie Perigo
Nursery: Cindy Kon

Mark your Calendars!

Sundays @ 6:00 pm – Arizona Mission Center Community Prayer Time.
Tuesdays @ 6:00 pm – Game Night at Eldora’s home
2nd & 4th Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm – Meditation Group meets at TBW

Thursday, October 31, 5:00 pm – 9:ooish – Halloween Rest Stop. We need volunteers for set up, during, clean up and of course treat donations (candy, baked goods, etc). We will be setting up the inside of the church on Sunday, October 27 after services – if you can stick around to help, it will be appreciated. Please contact Kyle Brittan for more information. Hope to see you there!

Sunday, November 3, 2019 – OUT of the Darkness Walk “You Can Never be Replaced”. See Donna Greenwalt for further information.

Audio tracks and Powerpoint – http://tinyurl.com/TBW-Worship-Audio
Schedules – http://tinyurl.com/TBWWorship

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Update – October 9, 2019

This week in worship:

Oct 13 Give Thanks
Ordinary Time (Proper 23)
LUKE 17:11–19
Plan/Preside: Brad McMillan
Speaker: Johnathan Kingsley
Music: Heather Featherstone & Brian Tubbesing
Deacon: Brad McMillan and Eldora Engebretson
PPt: Amy Ragland
Sound: Eldora Engebretson
Greeters: Leonard Speer and Marci Sierman
Nursery: Diane Sloan

Mark your Calendars!

Sundays @ 6:00 pm – Arizona Mission Center Community Prayer Time.
Tuesdays @ 6:00 pm – Game Night at Eldora’s home
2nd & 4th Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm – Meditation Group meets at TBW

“Just One Thing” donated 136 lbs of food and toiletries to the Valley View Community Food Bank this month. That brings our four-month total to 288 lbs – not bad for the summer months! Do you think we can to 1000 lbs by Valentine’s Day?

The Barro’s Give-Back event for summer camps brought in $265! Way to go!!!

October 11-13, 2019, at Phoenix Central – Discover and Live Your Future Retreat 1: Awaken to Relational Transformation. See insert for more info. RSVP to admin@cofchrist.org. Details and cost coming soon.

Sunday, October 20, 2019, 9:00 am – Annual Business Meeting. Budget and pastors for 2020 will be voted on. If you are interested in serving as a pastor or part of the leadership team, please let Brian, Eldora, Kevin or Heather know. If you know of someone you want to nominate for the role of pastor or leadership team, please make sure you talk to the person before submitting their names to the pool. The proposed budget can be found here: https://tinyurl.com/TBW-2020Budget.

Thursday, October 31, 5:00 pm – 9:ooish – Halloween Rest Stop. We need volunteers for set up, during, clean up and of course treat donations (candy, baked goods, etc). Please contact Kyle Brittan for more information. Hope to see you there!

Sunday, November 3, 2019 – OUT of the Darkness Walk “You Can Never be Replaced”. See Donna Greenwalt for further information.

Audio tracks and Powerpoint – http://tinyurl.com/TBW-Worship-Audio
Schedules – http://tinyurl.com/TBWWorship

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – October 2, 2019

This week in worship:

Oct 6 Mustard Seed Faith
Ordinary Time (Proper 22)
LUKE 17:5–10
Plan/Preside: Brian Tubbesing
Speaker: Beth Richardson
Music: Heather Featherstone & Brian Tubbesing
Deacon: Brad McMillan and Eldora Engebretson
PPt: Amy Ragland
Sound: Eldora Engebretson
Greeters: Donna Greenwalt and Scott Sloan
Nursery: Robyn Harper

Mark your Calendars!

Sundays @ 6:00 pm – Arizona Mission Center Community Prayer Time.
Tuesdays @ 6:00 pm – Game Night at Eldora’s home
2nd & 4th Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm – Meditation Group meets at TBW – “The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe” by Richard Rohr is the book this time around. Also check out “Intention Prayer” or “The Power of Eight” by Lynne McTaggart.

The Adult Sunday School class has started. Using “Following the Spirit: Calling, Hope, and Possibility” as a study guide, facilitated by Brian Tubbesing in the sanctuary.

“Just One Thing” donated 136 lbs of food and toiletries to the Valley View Community Food Bank this month. That brings our four-month total to 288 lbs – not bad for the summer months! Do you think we can to 1000 lbs by Valentine’s Day?

October 11-13, 2019, at Phoenix Central – Discover and Live Your Future Retreat 1: Awaken to Relational Transformation. See insert for more info. RSVP to admin@cofchrist.org. Details and cost coming soon.

Sunday, October 20, 2019, 9:00 am – Annual Business Meeting. Budget and pastors for 2020 will be voted on. If you are interested in serving as a pastor or part of the leadership team, please let Brian, Eldora, Kevin or Heather know. If you know of someone you want to nominate for the role of pastor or leadership team, please make sure you talk to the person before submitting their names to the pool. The proposed budget can be found here: https://tinyurl.com/TBW-2020Budget.


Sunday, November 3, 2019 – OUT of the Darkness Walk “You Can Never be Replaced”. See Donna Greenwalt for further information.

The wheelchair that was donated to the church is missing. If you know where it’s rolled off to, please let Eldora know or return it to the church. Thank you.

Audio tracks and Powerpoint – http://tinyurl.com/TBW-Worship-Audio
Schedules – http://tinyurl.com/TBWWorship

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – September 25, 2019

This week in worship:

Sept 29 What Are Your Priorities?
Ordinary Time (Proper 21)
LUKE 16:19–31
Plan/Preside: Eldora Engebretson
Speaker: Mary Ragland
Music: Heather Featherstone & Brian Tubbesing
Deacon: Eldora Engebretson and Brad McMillan
PPt: Heather Featherstone
Sound: Amy Ragland
Greeters: Rita Young and Carol McCanns
Nursery: Cindy Kon

Mark your Calendars!

Sundays @ 6:00 pm – Arizona Mission Center Community Prayer Time.
Tuesdays @ 6:00 pm – Game Night at Eldora’s home
2nd & 4th Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm – Meditation Group meets at TBW – “The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe” by Richard Rohr is the book this time around. Also, check out “Intention Prayer” or “The Power of Eight” by Lynne McTaggart.

The Adult Sunday School class has started. Using “Following the Spirit: Calling, Hope, and Possibility” as a study guide, facilitated by Brian Tubbesing in the sanctuary.

“Just One Thing” donated 136 lbs of food and toiletries to the Valley View Community Food Bank this month. That brings our four-month total to 288 lbs – not bad for the summer months! Do you think we can to 1000 lbs by Valentine’s Day?

October 11-13, 2019, at Phoenix Central – Discover and Live Your Future Retreat 1: Awaken to Relational Transformation. See insert for more info. RSVP to admin@cofchrist.org. Details and cost coming soon.

Sunday, October 20, 2019, 9:00 am – Annual Business Meeting. Budget and pastors for 2020 will be voted on. If you are interested in serving as a pastor or part of the leadership team, please let Brian, Eldora, Kevin or Heather know. If you know of someone you want to nominate for the role of pastor or leadership team, please make sure you talk to the person before submitting their names to the pool. The proposed budget will be available very soon. Be looking for an email.

Sunday, November 3, 2019 – OUT of the Darkness Walk “You Can Never be Replaced”. See Donna Greenwalt for further information.

The wheelchair that was donated to the church is missing. If you know where it’s rolled off to, please let Eldora know or return it to the church. Thank you.

Audio tracks and Powerpoint – http://tinyurl.com/TBW-Worship-Audio
Schedules – http://tinyurl.com/TBWWorship
Calendar of events – http://tinyurl.com/TBWEvents

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – September 18, 2019

This week in worship:

Sept 22 Be a Faithful Servant
Ordinary Time (Proper 20)
LUKE 16:1–13
Plan/Preside: Donna Greenwalt/ Scott Sloan
Speaker: Larry McGuire
Music: Heather Featherstone & Brian Tubbesing
Deacon: Eldora Engebretson and Brad McMillan
PPt: Heather Featherstone
Sound: Amy Ragland
Greeters: Mary and Phil Dauchenhausen
Nursery: Amber Pope

Mark your Calendars!

Sundays @ 6:00 pm – Arizona Mission Center Community Prayer Time.
Tuesdays @ 6:00 pm – Game Night at Eldora’s home
2nd & 4th Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm – Meditation Group meets at TBW – “The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe” by Richard Rohr is the book this time around. Also check out “Intention Prayer” or “The Power of Eight” by Lynne McTaggart.

The Adult Sunday School class has started. Using “Following the Spirit: Calling, Hope, and Possibility” as a study guide, facilitated by Brian Tubbesing in the sanctuary.

Sunday, September 22, All Day – Barro’s Pizza at 51st Ave & Bell – Restaurant Give-Back Day. Eat at Barro’s, mention you want to support summer camps for Community of Christ, and 25% of your purchase will be donated back to the church to help fund camping fees for the 2020 season.

October 11-13, 2019, at Phoenix Central – Discover and Live Your Future Retreat 1: Awaken to Relational Transformation. See insert for more info. RSVP to admin@cofchrist.org. Details and cost coming soon.

Sunday, November 3, 2019 – Into the Darkness Walk “You Can Never be Replaced”. See Donna Greenwalt for further information.

Audio tracks and Powerpoint – http://tinyurl.com/TBW-Worship-Audio
Schedules – http://tinyurl.com/TBWWorship
Calendar of events – http://tinyurl.com/TBWEvents

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – September 11, 2019

A moment of prayer and remembrance:

No matter your views, politics, beliefs, or place in life, please take a few moments to remember the lives lost on September 11, 2001. Remember the employees and visitors in the Towers, the pilots, flight attendants and passengers of the four flights that crashed, the first responders, and all Americans who still remember that infamous day. “What separates us from the animals, what separates us from the chaos, is our ability to mourn people we’ve never met.” —David LevithanLove is the Higher Law

This week in worship:

Sept 15 Seek the Lost
Ordinary Time (Proper 19), Heritage Day
LUKE 15:1–10
Potluck following service
Plan/Preside: Kevin Harper
Speaker: Sara Tubbesing
Music: Heather Featherstone & Brian Tubbesing
Deacon: Eldora Engebretson and Brad McMillan
PPt: Heather Featherstone
Sound: Amy Ragland
Greeters: Diana and Bill Koehler
Nursery: Diane Sloan

Mark your Calendars!

Sundays @ 6:00 pm – Arizona Mission Center Community Prayer Time.
Tuesdays @ 6:00 pm – Game Night at Eldora’s home
Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm – Meditation Group meets at TBW

“Just One Thing” – Don’t forget your one thing this Sunday. Let’s see if we can beat our 127 lbs from last month.

Friday, September 13 – Faith and Family Nite at the AZ Diamondbacks. $25 gets you reserved seating, a chance to sing the National Anthem on the field, fireworks show and a concert by For King and Country. Reserve your tickets here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScw-lL-0gq9hPf9eUaKdKB8TMv4ZU51eGV0gSjsm7y9UB-KkQ/viewform) or contact Kevin or Robyn Harper at 480-399-5345 or keeve@cox.net for more info.

Sunday, September 15 – Blood Drive. Appointments can be scheduled with either: Kyle Brittan, kabrittan@gmail.com, (602) 614-4510 cell, (623) 939-5870 work or Eilene Speer lspeer@cox.net, (623) 915-3928 home, (623) 285-5863 cell. While walk-ins are always welcome and appreciated, appointments should get you in and out of the bloodmobile quicker. If you will not or cannot give, please consider inviting a friend to church to donate. Thank you!

Sunday, September 15, 1:00-3:00 pm at Phoenix Central. FUNdraiser Rally for 2020 summer camps. Come to hear more about how we/you plan on getting campers/you to camp for the summer of 2020!! Be sure to invite any friends who you think may be interested in going to camp 2020 with you so they can be in on all of the FUNdraising, too. Come see camp friends, swap camp stories, eat some snacks and find out about SUMMER CAMP 2020!!

Sunday, September 22, All Day – Barro’s Pizza at 51st Ave & Bell – Restaurant Give-Back Day. Eat at Barro’s, mention you want to support summer camps for Community of Christ, and 25% of your purchase will be donated back to the church to help fund camping fees for the 2020 season.

October 11-13, 2019, at Phoenix Central – Discover and Live Your Future Retreat 1: Awaken to Relational Transformation. See insert for more info. RSVP to admin@cofchrist.org. Details and cost coming soon.

Sunday, November 3, 2019 – Into the Darkness Walk “You Will Never be Replaced”. See Donna Greenwalt for further information.

Audio tracks and Powerpoint – http://tinyurl.com/TBW-Worship-Audio
Schedules – http://tinyurl.com/TBWWorship
Calendar of events – http://tinyurl.com/TBWEvents

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – September 4, 2019

This week in worship:

Sept 8 Carry the Cross
Ordinary Time (Proper 18)
LUKE 14:25–33
Plan/Preside: Brian Tubbesing
Speaker: Barb Bear – SPEC
Music: Heather Featherstone & Brian Tubbesing
Deacon:
PPt: Heather Featherstone
Sound:
Greeters:
Nursery: Robyn Harper

Mark your Calendars!

Sundays @ 6:00 pm – Arizona Mission Center Community Prayer Time.
Tuesdays @ 6:00 pm – Game Night at Eldora’s home
Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm – Meditation Group meets at TBW

“Just One Thing” – For the months of July and August, TBW donated 152 lbs of food and other products to the Valley View Community Food Bank. Thank you, Bob Tucker, for picking up and delivering the donations. Let’s see if we can match or beat that weight for the month of September.

Friday, September 13 – Faith and Family Nite at the AZ Diamondbacks. $25 gets you reserved seating, a chance to sing the National Anthem on the field, fireworks show and a concert by For King and Country. Reserve your tickets here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScw-lL-0gq9hPf9eUaKdKB8TMv4ZU51eGV0gSjsm7y9UB-KkQ/viewform) or contact Kevin or Robyn Harper at 480-399-5345 or keeve@cox.net for more info.

Sunday, September 15 – Blood Drive. Appointments can be scheduled with either: Kyle Brittan, kabrittan@gmail.com, (602) 614-4510 cell, (623) 939-5870 work or Eilene Speer lspeer@cox.net, (623) 915-3928 home, (623) 285-5863 cell. While walk-ins are always welcome and appreciated, appointments should get you in and out of the bloodmobile quicker. If you will not or cannot give, please consider inviting a friend to church to donate. Thank you!

October 11-13, 2019, at Phoenix Central – Discover and Live Your Future Retreat 1: Awaken to Relational Transformation. See insert for more info. RSVP to admin@cofchrist.org. Details and cost coming soon.

November 3, 2019 – Into the Darkness Walk “You Will Never Be Replaced”. See Donna Greenwalt for further information.