Friday, January 14 – Saturday, January 15 Deacon Joan Crawford is providing an online opportunity, “In Solidarity: Antiracism Virtual Workshop” sponsored by the ECC Truth & Reconciliation Commission. A freewill offering based on a sliding scale of $10 to $40 per person is suggested. A portion will be contributed to the ECC and the Arizona… Continue reading In Solidarity: Antiracism Virtual Workshop
(This series is about adult with adult relationships) by Kay Klinkenborg October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. A topic we seldom write about in our religious or spiritual articles. I was about 40 years old, married to an ordained minister and the first time in my life I heard a sermon from the pulpit on domestic… Continue reading Missing Sermons and Lessons: Part I of II “Why Shy and Silent About Domestic Violence?”
Rainbows are biblical images reminding us of God’s everlasting love. A friend of mine, “Roy G Biv,” taught me the colors of the rainbow. The Greek epic poet Homer, in a decidedly unpoetic manner, believed that rainbows were made of a single color: purple. During the Renaissance, it was decided that, no, there were four… Continue reading How many colors are in a rainbow?
February 17, 11:00 a.m. MST On Ash Wednesday this year we will join our sister congregations — United Church in Sun City, Sun City Christian in Sun City, and Desert Garden in Sun City West — for a LIVE-streaming worship service. To join the worship, go to the Bridges platform here on our website. Click… Continue reading Ash Wednesday: Live-Streaming Worship
Hi, this is the Board of Stewards. As we continue to do our part by staying in and staying safe, here’s a reminder that there is an additional way to support your church: shopping through Amazon Smile. Many of you probably shop through Amazon, and you can continue shopping as normal while raising money for… Continue reading Support The Palms through Amazon Smile
*** POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19 *** NEW DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED IN MAY Church of the Palms, 14808 N Boswell Boulevard, Sun City, Arizona 85351 Our church rummage sale is famous for its: Treasures: furniture, housewares, books, clothes, DVDs, CDs, office items, linens, notions, shoes, electronics, and MORE Bakery pop-up: cakes, pies, brownies, cookies…(we have… Continue reading Treasures and Treats at our Spring Rummage & Bake Sale
Fellowship Breakfast — February 12, 2019, at 8 a.m. Christians have lived continuously throughout the Middle East for 2000 years. They’re the descendants of those early followers of Christ. Yet few are aware of their continuing existence there. It’s important that people understand the living aspect of Christianity in Palestine. That it’s composed not only of… Continue reading The Stones Cry Out: The Story of the Palestinian Christians
In 2017 we entered into a competition with our sister church, United Church of Sun City. The contest was simple: collect the most soup – cans, ramen, etc. In the name of love, we crushed them that year. Last year, in a close race, we let them win; It was the neighborly thing to do.… Continue reading Souper Bowl Silver Ladle Challenge