Representatives from 10 Sun City congregations have come together to plan the 2019 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. With the Graymoor Ecumenical & Religious Institute (geii.org) providing materials and guidance, these 10 churches have been conducting the Week of Prayer in Sun City since 1999.Read More
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
7:00 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
Shepherd of the Hills UCC
Sunday, December 16, 2018, 5 pm
An integrative performance of music and sunset
Come experience the music, light, peace, joy and fullness of the 2018 Solstice Sunset Concert.
This year pianist and producer Lynne Haeseler and Grammy award-winning songwriter, poet and guitarist Louisa Branscomb have collaboratively created an integrative performance of music and sunset: "HOPE SINGS." The program combines diverse musical genres, spoken word, dance and the changing light of the winter solstice sunset into a holistic experience.Read More
Tuesday, December 5, 12 & 19th
6:00 - 6:30 p.m. in the Shepherd of the Hills UCC Sanctuary, 5524 E Lafayette Blvd, Phoenix
All are welcome.
Taizé prayer is a quiet simple way of prayer designed for people of all Christian traditions.
On Sunday, January 27th, Encanto Community Church will be celebrating 75 years of its ministry and service!Read More
SAVE THE DATE! February 8 - 10, 2019
Our Whole Lives (OWL) Facilitator Training
OWL combines accurate and straightforward information about sexuality with a set of core values: self-worth, sexual health, responsibility, and justice & inclusivity.Read More
Casas Adobes UCC had a prayer service for peace in remembrance of the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended WWI. Members of the congregation gathered after 11am with the Sunday school children gathered around the campus "Peace Pole" for a prayer service led by Pastors Len Sylvester and John Angiulo.Read More
Help and hope as you navigate the Christmas season
November 17, 9–11 a.m. at Church of the Palms, 14808 N Boswell Boulevard, Sun City
Wondering how you will survive the weeks surrounding Thanksgiving and Christmas? Are you dreading these holidays, knowing that everything has changed and that happy memories from past years can’t be recreated?
Our Surviving the Holidays seminar is especially for people who are grieving a loved one’s death.Read More
At First Church UCC Phoenix:
In a service of Remembrance on ALL SOUL'S SUNDAY, the congregation will be invited to pause reverently and sincerely to honor the people "on whose shoulders we stand".Read More
On October 14 Faith United Community Church voted to end formal ministry and dissolve. They will celebrate their life of ministry on Sunday, Nov. 4, 10 am at 1061 Old Chisholm Trail, Dewey, AZ. The Southwest Conference is invited to worship with Faith United members and friends that morning as they share stories and celebrate the good work the congregation has done since 1971.Read More
“Our Evolving Story: Integrating Religion and Science” Retreat is coming to the northwest valley and will be held at The Church of the Palms. It’s coordinated by the Lifelong Learning Board who has contracted with Sr. Sharon Zayac, OP for a February 22- 24, 2019 weekend presentation.
We’re reaching out to our ecumenical community in the Sun City area for co-sponsors of this event (no fee), to be listed in all publicity and free to have a representative on the planning committee. Deadline to be listed as a sponsor on publicity/flyers for this event is November 1, 2018.Read More