Church News

Crane and Butterfly Store

Free Store to Serve the Albuquerque Community 

First Congregational UCC Albuquerque's Crane and Butterfly store is reopening on Monday, Sept 10. The store will be open from 3:00-4:30 p.m. each Monday through the 2018-19 school year. This began as a free store for Jefferson Middle School children. Since Jefferson is no longer a Community School, the store now will serve low income families from a number of other schools, helping to meet a very urgent need.

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“Your Brain and Aging”

“Your Brain and Aging”

New class this fall at Casas Adobes Congregational UCC
Mondays, Sept. 10th through Oct. 1st from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Keep your mind healthy and active. New research shows that several factors are responsible for better cognitive performance in the aging process, including decision-making, reasoning and problem-solving skills. You will learn how to maintain and improve these functions, and how to focus attention, enhance your memory, and get more enjoyment out of life’s experiences. 

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Nursery Attendant Position at Desert Palm

Nursery Attendant Position at Desert Palm

Desert Palms’ beloved nursery attendant, Kristin Wetzel, will be stepping down in June from her position.  Kristin has cared for and loved the littlest among us for almost 20 years. Her dedication has been amazing!  At this time, we are in the process of finishing a new nursery attendant. A position description has been put together. Accepting application through May 22nd. Position begins June 10th.

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Sedona Academy of Chamber Singers concert at Church of the Red Rocks

The Sedona Academy of Chamber Singers, choir-in-residence at The Church of the Red Rocks and the only semi-professional choir in Northern Arizona, will share a choral concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, August 19th, at The Church of the Red Rocks, 54 Bowstring Drive, Sedona.

Admission is free.

The concert, entitled From the Heart, will feature choral settings featuring basic human emotions:  joy, sadness, anger, fear, and love.

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Caretaker position at Encanto

Encanto Community Church is seeking to hire a full-time, on-site caretaker for church grounds and buildings. Job responsibilities include regular maintenance, grounds care, upkeep, security, and cleaning of the two and one-half acre property, as well as the Sanctuary and Fellowship Hall.

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Scottsdale Congregational UCC's ONA process

Scottsdale Congregational UCC's ONA process

On June 10, we observed Pride Sunday here at SCUCC: We celebrated our heritage as a UCC Open & Affirming congregation of nearly two decades, as well as our return to the Phoenix Pride festival this year, and our intention to significantly update our ONA statement in honor of its 20th birthday in October.

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A message from one of our new church starts, Taos UCC

A message from one of our new church starts, Taos UCC

As Taos United Community Church prepares for our new fiscal year, we want to thank every one of you who contributed this year, with your time, with your talents, and with your money.  Taos UCC exists because of the people who’ve come together to birth and build this new faith community.

Today we are writing to ask you to take another step in your journey with Taos UCC.

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