The Church of the Palms, UCC, will be dedicating the sculpture Homeless Jesus on Saturday, November 18, at 11 am. The community is welcome to join the unveiling. Created by artist Timothy Schmalz, Homeless Jesus, as a piece of public art at The Church of the Palms, has a vital and moving, though at times… Continue reading Homeless Jesus Unveiled
“Transgender Day of Remembrance seeks to highlight the losses we face due to anti-transgender bigotry and violence. I am no stranger to the need to fight for our rights, and the right to simply exis t is first and foremost. With so many seeking to erase transgender people — sometimes in the most brutal ways… Continue reading Transgender Day of Remembrance
Just think, if each one in our church family brings even one guest, the pews would be overflowing with members and those who may wish to worship with us again at The Palms. The Board of Evangelism encourages everyone to invite their friends and neighbors to come to our inspirational Sunday worship service on November… Continue reading Bring-a-Friend Sunday is November 19!
The Church of the Palms will host a Thanksgiving dinner for the community on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23rd from 11 am to 1 pm. This year will be the 25th time we have hosted the community! You can contribute to this mission project by signing up to donate food, volunteering to help serve food,… Continue reading Thanksgiving dinner coming up!
official press release: SUN CITY, AZ: The Church of the Palms, United Church of Christ, 14808 North Boswell Blvd., Sun City, AZ announces the unveiling of “Homeless Jesus” – a life-size bronze statue by Canadian sculptor Timothy Schmalz, Saturday, November 18, 2023 at 11 am. Schmalz will deliver a presentation on the role of public… Continue reading “Homeless Jesus” sculpture dedication November 18
Doing Grief Community Healing ProjectWednesday, November 1st, 6:30 pm The holidays of Dios de Los Muertos and Halloween, and the Christian season of Allhallowtide are celebrated at a time of year when it was once believed that the veil between the worlds of the dead and living was thin, so deceased loved ones could visit… Continue reading All Souls Reflection & Labyrinth Walk
Saturday, October 28 at 1:00 pm Come listen to several of Jennifer Hoppe’s students who are honing their craft as wonderful musicians. This event is free and all are welcome.
We’re having an information session on Wednesday, October 25 at 3:30 pm. We’ll give you a tour of the church and a light supper, you’ll visit with Pastor Paul and Pastor Jim, and meet some active church members, as well. There’ll be a Q&A time and a photo session, too! Stop by the welcome desk… Continue reading Interested in joining our congregation?
Interested in joining our congregation? We’re having an information session on Wednesday, October 25 at 3:30 pm. We’ll give you a tour of the church and a light supper, and you’ll visit with Pastor Paul and Pastor Jim, and meet some active church members, as well. There’ll be a Q&A time and a photo session,… Continue reading Information Session: October 25
Mark your calendar for October 14th from 3 to 5 pm in King Hall for the Homeless Jesus Statue and Homeless Ministry Fundraising Potluck and Service Auction. Please consider donating something for the auction (time, talent, treasure): * It could be the gift of TIME: taking someone shopping, pet sitting, transportation to a doctor’s appointment,… Continue reading Service Auction & Potluck