Church Jottings by Holly - week ending 4/20/2018

Since 2007, The Good Shepherd in Sahuarita has made 1382 micro-loans to the working poor in 78 countries with a 99% repayment rate.

First Church Phoenix welcomes a new interim music director, Earl Hazell. Hazell is a performing artist with background in jazz, opera, and church music.

Shadow Rock is trying out a new “zoom conference” adult ed series beginning May 6th called Seven Stories. The series pairs an Old and New Testament story through a lens of nonviolence. Participants join the online class from wherever. Email Karen for info at

Church of the Red Rocks will host a performance of The Shrine of the Ages Choir on May 6th at 2PM. The group was founded in 1933 and is the ensemble choir at NAU.

First Congregational of Prescott is hosting an evening of Jazz on April 25th. BYOB and a snack to share at 5:30.

St. Paul's in Rio Rancho is holding sunset vespers during April and May, an evening service of prayer and worship, song and contemplation. Upcoming vespers are on May 8 at 7:50 p.m., and May 22 at 8:00 p.m.