Firsts and Foremosts...
(1) Annual Congregational Meeting -- This Sunday 2017 Jan 29 following the service. THANK YOU TO ALL THE MINISTRY LEADERS WHO TIMELY SUBMITTED THEIR REPORTS !!
(2) Still need VOLUNTEERS for the nursery on Sundays and to assist with Children's Sunday School.
(3) "Women of the Gospel Witness Jesus" (the 3-act play written and directed by Deacon Jane Ross, performances by Hope women) will be performed here at Hope on Friday 2017 Apr 07 at 7:00 PM. The first "Blocking Rehearsal" focusing on Act I (for all cast members) is scheduled for NEXT Sunday (Feb 05) from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM in the nave/sanctuary.
(4) 2017 Bible Challenge for next week:
-- Jan 30 ==> Psalm 21
-- Jan 31 ==> Psalm 22
-- Feb 01 ==> Psalm 23
-- Feb 02 ==> Psalm 24
-- Feb 03 ==> Psalm 25
(5) Pictorial Church Directory Coming Soon !! If you would like Linda Owens to take your photograph, before and after the service on Feb 05, 12 or 19, contact her at (302) 540-7878.
(6) REQUEST FROM CAREGIVERS -- in need of the following items (may be used, in good condition). If you're able to donate any of these items, please contact Dotty Ruthven at 270-1332. Thank you in advance for your generosity!! "Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me." Matthew 25:40
-- twin sheet set
-- twin mattress pad
-- twin headboard
-- microwave-safe dishes
-- pots & pans
Our regular programming...
(1) Sunday Eucharist Service this Sunday Jan 29 at 10:00 AM
-- Youth Group meets at 9:00 AM downstairs in Classroom D
-- Children's Sunday School meets at 9:45 AM downstairs in Classroom E
(2) Weekly Bible Study (David: More than a Conqueror) meets on Tuesday Jan 31 at 10:00 AM in the Adrienne Perner Visiting Center.
(3) Prayer Group meets each Wednesday from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM downstairs in Classroom A.
(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