Firsts and foremosts...
(1) THE CHURCH OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED TOMORROW (Friday Aug 04).
(2) STOREHOUSE SUNDAY is this Sunday (Aug 06) when we'll be collecting canned proteins, diapers (sizes 2-3-4), baby food and cash/checks (payable to Hope).
(3) Hope for the Hungry -- The Rock at Noonday is set for NEXT Friday Aug 11 at 11:00 AM. We need 10 servers to sign up serve lunch (signup sheet is in the foyer. For more information, contact Gail Hartman at 797-7107.
(4) Weekly Bible Study ==> The Temple in the City of God (II Samuel) continues the study of King David starting Tuesday Sep 05 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM in the Adrienne Perner Visiting Center. All are invited to participate in this exciting study of God's ongoing desire to live among his people. For more information, contact Elizabeth Baca at 604-0412 or at Leezbet75 @yahoo.com.
(5) Father Dan's 10-Year Anniversary at Hope will be celebrated with a pot luck luncheon on Sunday Sep 24.
(6) PLEASE...PLEASE...PLEASE... Retrieve your belongings from the windowsill in the Adrienne Perner Visiting Center. Some really nice casserole dishes and containers! Don't want to simply give them to Goodwill!
(7) Abundant Life Retreats 2018 (Our Great God) -- three women's retreats are scheduled to be held at the Canossian Spirituality Center -- Jan 12-14, Apr 20-22 and Sep 7-9. Cost per weekend = $225 (checks payable to Hope). Applications will be available on our website or from the Church office in late September. For more information, contact Grace Roybal at 323-8161 or at email@example.com.
(8) Hope Wish List... Thank you for providing us with black ink pens. We are in need of a case of 8-1/2 x 14 white paper for printing service booklets. THANK YOU !!
(9) 2017 Bible Challenge...
-- Aug 07 (Psalm 144)
-- Aug 08 (Psalm 145)
-- Aug 09 (Psalm 146)
-- Aug 10 (Psalm 147)
-- Aug 11 (Psalm 148)
Our regular programming...
(1) Sunday Eucharist -- Sunday Aug 06 at 10:00 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 will be a study and discussion time devoted to Exploring Intercessory Prayer. For more information, contact Dottie Ruthven at 270-1332.
(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
Hope In The Desert, Episcopal Church
8700 Alameda Blvd. NE (Hope Plaza)
Albuquerque, NM 87122
Office: (505) 830-0572
Fax: (505) 821-3116
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:30am-2:30pm