Firsts and foremosts...
(1) Red is flying the coop for 3 days -- and the church office will be closed on Monday Sep 04 (Labor Day)
(2) Lost and Found LAST CHANCE this Sunday -- all items on display in the Adrienne Perner Visiting Center -- large glass lid (vented top) for crock pot, soup pot or fry pan), large Pyrex-type casserole dish, containers, serving spoons, eyeglasses, keys -- items left behind will be donated.
(3) Vestry Meeting Tuesday Aug 22 at 7:00 PM in Hope entry corridor. All welcome to attend.
(4) NO LONGER JUST FOR WOMEN...
-- Weekly Bible Study -- now called ADULT WEEKLY BIBLE STUDY -- starts Tuesday Sep 05 (10:00 AM to 11:30 AM in the Adrienne Perner Visiting Center) -- The Temple in the City of God: II Samuel -- continuing the story of King David from I Samuel. For more information, contact Elizabeth Baca at 604-0412 (Leezbet75@yahoo.com).
-- Women's Monthy Bible Study & Fellowship -- now called ADULT MONTHLY FELLOWSHIP & BIBLE STUDY -- starts Tuesday Sep 12 (10:00 AM to 11:30 AM in the Adrienne Perner Visiting Center). This year's theme: Women in the Bible -- featuring a 4-part viewing and study of the play "Women of the Bible Witness Jesus." For more information, contact Deacon Jane Ross at 345-3249 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Elizabeth Baca at 604-0412 (Leezbet75@yahoo.com).
(5) SAVE THE DATE -- Sunday Sep 24 -- Celebration of Father Dan's 10th Anniversary at Hope -- Church will provide beverages and cake. SIGN UP TO ATTEND and to PROVIDE POT LUCK DISH -- or contact Julie Walker at (214) 926-9808.
(6) Abundant Life Women's Retreats 2018 -- NEW VENUE !! Norbertine Community Hermitage Retreat Center (5825 Coors Blvd. SW, Albuquerque NN 87121). Retreat dates Jan 12-14, Apr 20-22 and Sep 7-9. Applications for all three retreats will be available in late September (from the church office or from our website). Applications will be ACCEPTED beginning October 01. For more information, contact Grace Roybal at email@example.com or 323-8161.
(7) Hope Wish List -- in GREAT need of 8-1/2 x 14 white paper for service booklets -- just opened our last ream !!
(8) 2017 Bible Challenge =-=>
-- Aug 21 (Proverbs 4)
-- Aug 22 (Proverbs 5)
-- Aug 23 (Proverbs 6)
-- Aug 24 (Proverbs 7)
-- Aug 25 (Proverbs 8)
Our regular programming...
(1) Eucharist -- Sunday Aug 20 at 10:00 AM
-- Children's Sunday School starts Sunday Sep 30 at 9:45 AM
(2) Intercessory Prayer Group meets each Wednesday from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM downstairs in Classroom A. From 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM, there is an optional study/discussion time.
(3) AA Open Step Study meets each Wednesday from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM downstairs in Classroom B.
Hope+in+the+Desert is an intergenerational, Christ-centered community that welcomes everyone, no matter where you are in your spiritual search. I trust that you will feel God's joyful presence in our church and in its people.
Fr. Dan Tuton, Rector
Holy Eucharist, 10:00am
Children's Sunday School, 9:45AM
Youth Group, 9:00AM (Classroom D)
Child care provided
8700 Alameda Blvd. NE (Hope Plaza)
Albuquerque, NM 87122
Office: (505) 830-0572
Fax: (505) 821-3116