Author: Christian Church in Arizona

Saguaro Seconds

Rev. Owen Chandler, Senior Minister at Saguaro Christian Church in Tucson Arizona has been sharing “Saguaro Seconds.” In these short video clips Rev. Chandler engages a range of topics. From the challenges youth face, Pokemon Go stops, grief, #metoo, Saguaro Seconds are a time to explore the mission of the Church, and reign of God. Check out more Saguaro Seconds at their Facebook...

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Sharing Our Stories @ Foothills Christian Church

Foothills Christian Church in Glendale, AZ has been sharing their stories the past six weeks. Each week a new story of a congregation member or friend is shared in their weekly newsletter, highlighting how they discovered Foothills CC, how God has surprised them, ministries that they are involved in, and how they have felt closet to God. Each story shares a stewardship focus, and an eye towards transformation through giving. Linda Siegwald shared the following. “Not too long ago, Foothills was a very different congregation.  Sunday worship services were averaging less than 50 people, young families were rare, and...

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In the Days Ahead

Our region is a work of beauty, and the first weeks of our journey bear “the good news of the future that has already begun in us.”  These stories of our mission and ministry will find even more space/s to be shared with one another.  I’ve seen and heard of our communion tables, which are offered and filled with canned goods and non-perishable items for food pantries.  The opening of worship with communion in order that our children and youth participate witnessing the grace/s for all of God’s people.  The meaningful styles of worship both physical, and in stillness....

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