REMINDER: Angel Tree Gifts to be delivered to the Church NO LATER THAN this Sunday Dec 10...
Firsts and foremosts...
(1) This Sunday is Birthday/Anniversary Sunday... come for a blessing and a piece of cake !!
(2) Daughters of the King Christmas Luncheon... In lieu of their December scheduled meeting, there will be a potluck Christmas luncheon following the service this Sunday at the home of Linda Owens (1600 Camino de la Sierra NE 87112). For more information, contact Anne Lane at 856-3394.
(3) Christmas Get-Together -- ALL ARE INVITED -- Adult Monthly Fellowship & Bible Study -- Soup & Salad Luncheon -- 10:00 AM on Wednesday Dec 12 at the home of Gail Hartman (6920 Forest Hills Dr. NE). Guest speaker will be Denise Blood who will be sharing her Christmas Journey in Manhattan. Please RSVP to Gail Hartman at 797-7107.
(4) Surprised by Hope -- a DVD series by N. T. Wright will be presented at Hope each Wednesday at 7:00 PM during Advent (Dec 13 and 20). This weekly gathering is NOT a soup-supper. Join us for some great discussion!
(5) MEMORIAL SERVICE Honoring Maj. Gen. Ed Giller will be held here at Hope on Friday Dec 15 at 10:00 AM. The family extends an invitation to join them for a reception at the church following the service.
(6) 2017 Dec (NON-PHOTO) Church Directory has been emailed.
(7) Did You Know ??
-- Smith's Grocery Stores has a Community Rewards Program and Hope is a participant! Go online and update your rewards card account to ensure Hope receives the benefit of your purchases !!
-- Amazon.com has an Amazon Associates Rewards Program and Hope is a participant! Make your Amazon purchases through our website so Hope can reap some rewards !!
(8) 2017 Bible Challenge ==>
-- Dec 11 (Ezekiel 35)
-- Dec 12 (Ezekiel 36)
-- Dec 13 (Ezekiel 37)
-- Dec 14 (Ezekiel 38)
-- Dec 15 (Ezekiel 39)
(9) Christmas Services ==>
-- Sunday Dec 24 at 10:00 AM
-- Candlelight Christmas Eve Service at 5:00 PM
-- NO SERVICE on Christmas Day
(10) Poinsettias -- offering envelopes are in the entry corridor.
(11) Church office will be CLOSED Monday Dec 25 through Monday Jan 01
Our regular programming...
(1) Eucharist Service -- Sunday Dec 10 at 10:00 AM
-- Children's Sunday School meets at 9:45 AM downstairs in Classroom E.
(2) Intercessory Prayer Group meets on Wednesday downstairs in Classroom A. Study & discussion from 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM. Prayer time continues from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
(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