Firsts and foremosts...
(1) 2017 Contribution Statements were emailed out earlier this week. Some of those with email addresses received the statements (and were able to print them out) while others had no luck. Red must investigate what the problem is -- HOWEVER, let her know if you are one of those unsuccessful recipients and she'll print out a hard copy.
(2) Memorial Service for our beloved Bill Randolph will be held tomorrow (Saturday Jan 27) at 10:00 AM here at Hope. A luncheon will follow.
(3) Annual Congregational Meeting will be held Sunday Jan 28 following the service. Please plan to attend!!
(4) Weekly Bible Study (The Temple in the City of God) WILL BE HELD THIS WEEK (JAN 30) AT THE HOME OF ELIZABETH BACA (7308 Hawthorne Ave. NE).
(5) Intercessory Prayer Group WILL NOT MEET on Wednesday Jan 31.
(6) Acolyte Practice for youth and adults will be held the second Sunday of each month (Feb to May) from 11:20 AM to 12:00 PM. Next practice: Sunday Feb 11. Subsequent practices: Mar 11, Apr 08 and May 13.
(7) Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper -- Tuesday Feb 13 here at Hope. Adults = $5.00 and children age 15 and under = $3.00. SIGN UP to attend before and after the service. And, sign up sheet for volunteers is in the entry corridor.
(8) Ash Wednesday Services will be on Wednesday Feb 14 (Rite I) and at 7:00 PM (Rite II).
(9) Wednesday LENTEN SOUP SUPPERS & Teachings (A Study of "The Screwtape Letters" by C. S. Lewis) will commence on Wednesday Feb 21 at 6:00 PM for supper and 7:00 PM for teachings. A signup list to ATTEND is in the entry corridor (please indicate whether you'll need a book which the Church will order and payment can be made later). There will also be weekly signup sheets for providing the soup/salad/bread and/or clean-up.
Our regular programming...
(1) Eucharist Service -- Sunday Jan 28 at 10:00 AM
-- Children's Sunday School meets at 9:45 AM downstairs in Classroom E.
(2) AA Open Step Study meets each Wednesday from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM downstairs in Classroom B.
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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