Firsts and foremosts...
(1) Memorial Service Honoring Tom Hartman will be held tomorrow (Saturday Jul 08) at 1:00 PM. Reception to follow.
(2) Annual Picnic set for this Sunday Jul 09 following the service. Door prizes: dinner for 4 delivered to your home by Marilyn Kirkpatrick; pasta & red sauce dinner for 4 (including bread and a bottle or red wine); flower arrangement by Jackie Sutton; two small items handmade by Sheri Miller. Also, door prizes for children.
(3) This Sunday is ALSO Birthday/Anniversary Sunday !!
(4) Something's Brewing... will be held on Wednesday Jul 12 fro, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM at The Whole Hog.
(5) Hope for the Hungry -- The Rock... our next visit to serve lunch is on Friday Jul 14. Sign up sheet is in the entry.
(6) Adult Acolyte Training scheduled for NEXT Sunday Jul 16 immediately after the service.
(7) Vacation Bible School... if you have or know any young children (kindergarten through 5th grade), encourage them to register to attend VBS at Hope Monday Jul 17 to Friday Jul 21 (9:00 AM to 12:00 PM). And, when you're here on Sunday, be sure to take a peek at the way the downstairs hallway is decorated for it !! ALSO, they need empty and clean 1-liter plastic bottles for their activities... Please bring them to church !!
(8) 2017 Bible Challenge
-- Jul 10 (Psalm 124)
-- Jul 11 (Psalm 125)
-- Jul 12 (Psalm 126)
-- Jul 13 (Psalm 127)
-- Jul 14 (Psalm 128)
(9) The office needs a box of black pens -- AND a couple reams of ivory 8-1/2 x 14" paper (available at Office Depot).
(10) LOST & FOUND !! Please look to see if anything belongs to you!!
Our regular programming...
(1) Eucharist service -- Sunday Jul 09 at 10:00 AM
-- Youth Group & Children's Sunday School on sabbatical until September
(2) Intercessory Prayer Group... meets each Wednesday downstairs in Classroom A. From 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM, there will be an optional study and discussion time devoted to Exploring Intercessory Prayer. The usual prayer time will continue from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM. For more information, contact Dotty Ruthven at 270-1332.
(3) AA Open Step Study meets each Wednesday from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM downstairs in Classroom B.
See you soon !!!
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