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...
Thanksgiving Reflections

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...
Thanksgiving Reflections

The Great Cloud of Witnesses

Greetings to all in the Love of Jesus Christ: Like many of you, I like to cheer for underdogs – those less well known, less publicized, or less popular people or teams or … Christian holy days.   I’ve written here before about my love for Pentecost, the forgotten...
Regional Gathering Postponed

Regional Gathering Postponed

Greetings to all in the Love of Jesus Christ: The short version:  We are postponing the Regional Gathering scheduled for October 2.  The new date will be January 15, 2022. The more detailed version: Several months ago, when most of us were getting vaccinated and it...

Made for Relationship

Greetings to all in the Love of Jesus Christ: Human beings are made for relationship. Near the very beginning of the Bible, the author of Genesis offers these words from the mouth of God: It is not good that the human being should be alone. Human beings are made for...
Juntos: a Regional Gathering

Juntos: a Regional Gathering

About This Event The Christian Church in Arizona excited to gather again in person* as Arizona Disciples on Saturday, January 15, 2022! Beginning at 10:00am we will have time to worship together, time to talk together, time to learn together, and a share meal...
Thanksgiving Reflections

March (to the Cross) Madness

Greetings to all in the Love of Jesus Christ: But Peter said vehemently, “Even though I must die with you, I will not deny you.” And all of them said the same. – Mark 14:31 I once preached a sermon entitled:  “March (to the Cross) Madness.”  Now, you might ask: “what...
REJOICE! Christmas Special Offering

REJOICE! Christmas Special Offering

Received in many congregations on Dec. 13 and 20, 2020 PLEASE NOTE: Printed materials are not being sent to congregations for the Christmas offering. Our gifts support the work of regional ministries this Christmas. Your regional ministry works to: Connect...