Church News & Events
The Healing Circle is an opportunity to experience a physical healing from Mark. For over 40 years Mark has worked with thousands of people to help free the body of distress, aches, pains or sickness. After a brief introduction and a short time for questions, each attendee will have the opportunity to request a healing or blessing.
"First Church UCC is pleased and excited to announce that our Associate Pastoral candidate, Reverend Susan Valiquette has been formally accepted by our congregation and we will be welcoming her and her daughter, Madeline in July!"
What's more fun than a great film with great friends? Join Shadow Rock and their air conditioning units for Summer Cinema For Grownups. It'll be cool! Popcorn provided - bring a nonalcoholic beverage to share. They hit "play" at 7:00 p.m.!
Spread the Word: You are invited to sing!
Every year, The Arizona choral community comes together to Church of the Beatitudes in Central Phoenix for a celebration of some of the most beloved choral music of living choral composers. This year, the Sing Phoenix! Choral Festival is proud to feature the music of Morten Lauridsen from Thursday, October 18th - Saturday, October 20th. We are pleased to announce that Mr. Lauridsen will be joining us in person for the weekend, teaching masterclasses and voice/composition workshops to singing enthusiasts, providing insights on some of his critically-acclaimed masterworks, and attending the culminating performance of his music presented by all festival participants on the evening of Saturday, October 20th.
Learn about effective communication
Saturday, May 19th from 2:00-4:00 p.m.
at Shadow Rock UCC
This is a non-partisan, interactive workshop. Ruth (Bunny) Davis, a retired attorney, and teacher, will help us learn how to communicate about the issues, open dialogue and move the conversation forward.
Get a deeper understanding of our Founding Documents and what they REALLY mean to us.
Sunday, June 3
Church of the Good Shepherd, Albuquerque
Professor Larry L. Rasmussen, teacher, writer and activist, will share his thoughts on the topic “How Do We Hymn the Earth in a Time of Climate Change?” If climate change tugs at how we think about the world and envisage its uncertain future, how ought congregations enter the fray in a helpful way? How do we hymn creation in a tumultuous world? What is our work now?