Uncomfortable Growth

Uncomfortable Growth

Greetings to all in the Love of Jesus Christ: I’m tempted to write about all the good things I experience as I travel around Arizona – Foothills CC celebrating with Pastor Bekah Krevens who just gave birth to her third daughter; our new preaching cohort who met for...
Uncomfortable Growth

Holy Week and an Invitation

Greetings to all in the Love of Jesus Christ: This past week, I was blessed to observe Palm Sunday at FCC in Scottsdale. I continued my long-standing tradition of leading a palm processional while playing the bagpipes. We remembered Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem, an...
2022 Summer Camp

2022 Summer Camp

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN http://www.disciplespswr.org/camp Church offices, please read this email for information specific to church offices. This summer the Arizona Region is partnering with Pacific Southwest Region Disciples to offer summer church camp for children...

On the Horizon

“When I say ‘UNO,’ you say ‘TOGETHER! “UNO.” “TOGETHER!”

“When I say ‘ONE,’ you say ‘JUNTOS!’” “ONE.” “JUNTOS!”

So began Rev. Pedro Ramos-Goycolea in his welcome to our Regional Gathering last month. Juntos brought be such joy – it was the first time in my nearly 2.5 years at your Regional Minister that I’ve been able to plan and celebrate an event together. Thanks be to God for the celebration we had together.

Regional Children’s Event

Regional Children’s Event

We are excited to announce a Regional Children’s Event to be held on February 26 at the Glendale Mission and Ministry Center (GMMC). All children in grades K-5 are invited! Our day will involve worship, games, a service project for the mission and ministry center, and a pizza lunch.

Christmas

Christmas

Greetings to all in the Love of Jesus Christ: Today felt like Christmas to me. And if I tell you the story, it might feel like Christmas to you too. In 1960, the First Christian Church of Prescott was founded, and for 61 years proclaimed God’s love and strove to serve...
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Thanksgiving Reflections

Greetings to all in the Love of Jesus Christ: Many of us just celebrated the day of Thanksgiving, or as the holiday is called in Spanish: el Día de Acción de Gracias.  Thanksgiving is both a myth and a concept, both an American holiday and a Christian practice. Join...