Welcome to the new format for announcements –
remember to check back here every week for the latest news and updates.
This week in worship:
Theme: I Was Blind and Now I See
Plan: Dottie Dyer
Speak: Bill Crabtree
Piano: LaVeta Talcott
PA: Amy Ragland
Deacons: Eldora Engebretson & Brad McMillan
PPT: Heather Featherstone
Greeters: Greg Denton & Lucille Engebretson
Happy Birthday to the following people this week:
Kevin H (Mar 24)
Lois N (Mar 27)
Lee Swick (Mar 27)
Holli M (Mar 28)
New announcements are purple.
Don’t forget – the worship committee is looking for people to volunteer to plan/preside and speak for the services in February and March. Thank you so much for those that have stepped up and volunteered. We just need planners and/or presiders for the following Sundays in March and April. The themes are below – if you want to plan, preside or speak for any of the themes, please let Heather know.
(Key: P/P=Plan/Preside, S=Speak, $ – theme lends itself to a great fellowship service, *=Communion Sunday, shorter talk)
7-May: *Hear His Voice (Communion) (P/P & S)
14-May: I Am the Way, the Truth, and the Life (P/P)
28-May: Open Our Minds to the Scriptures ($,P/P)
4-Jun: Rivers of the Living Water (P/P, S)
11-Jun: Go! Invite People to Christ (P/P, S)
25-Jun: Take Up the Cross and Follow Me (P/P, S)
Arizona Mission Center is now accepting applications for Summer Youth Ministry Assistants. Click here for more information: http://tinyurl.com/znpvgt9.
Which pastor do you call if you have a question about Christian Ed? Or Communications? Or Fellowship? A printable Pastorate Assignments Sheet is here – http://tinyurl.com/hqhxjpv
Sunday, April 2, 3:00 pm, Thunderbird West – We invite you to come watch President Steve Veazey’s Address to the church video, followed by participation in the Live Q&A. A Pizza Dinner will be served after the Live viewing. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Heather Featherstone at 623-229-4214 if you plan on staying for dinner.
Blessing bags are now available to anyone who wants to take a few. They are located in the fellowship hall on the piano. Please take as many as you think you will need. Also, please see the posted needs for the next round of blessing bags.
Sunday, April 16, 9:00 am – 10:15 (during Sunday School) – Easter Brunch with Guest Speaker Larry McGuire. This is a planned brunch so come hungry and ready to fellowship with each other on what will be a fine Easter morning.
Sunday, April 23, 2:00- 3:30 pm @ TBW – Child Youth Worker Training Boundaries Class. Any person that might be working with Children/Youth must take this class. This class will be followed by the Child/Youth Worker Core Training from 3:45-5:45pm – All priesthood members and anyone working with Children and Youth are required to have this class. If you are unsure if you have taken these classes please check with any of the pastorate to see which class(es) you might need.
Saturday, April 29, Time: TBA at Eldora and Lucille’s home. Congregational Picnic – hamburgers (veggie too) and hot dogs will be provided. Bring a smile and a dish to share!
Schedules are here – http://tinyurl.com/zsczltf (If you wait for the page to load, you should be able to see tabs either at the bottom or at the top of the page with the month names – you click on the month you are interested in and it should open. If you still are having problems, please let me know)
Want a printable calendar of events for your fridge? Click here – http://tinyurl.com/z72jlcu, and then click “print” in the upper right corner. Want a different month? Click the down menu on the left side with the month name.
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