Category: Religion

Unity: July/August summer hiatus

We will be taking the summer off but invite you to join us on our first Sunday back on September 8 at 9:30 a.m. in the Arts & Crafts Room at Sun Lakes Country Club. Rev. Jeanne MacLaughlin is our Spiritual leader, and Francine Alexander is our music and choir director. Please remain after the…

“Senior Moment” presents time change for Wednesdays

Doug Ross, Associate Pastor The popular series of faith-based films – presented by Sun Lakes Community Church – will continue on Wednesdays throughout July, but there is a time change we’re moving to the afternoon, starting at 1:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. It is free at the Chapel Center next door to the Sun Lakes…

SLJC’s Twilight Service

Summer is here, and so are the special Twilight Services that are held by Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation each summer! These shorter, informal services will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on the second Friday during the months of July and August! Everyone is welcome to attend! Stay tuned for the upcoming announcement of…

St. Steven’s Ladies Guild meet and greet luncheons

Ladies of St. Steven’s Parish are invited to attend the luncheon, meet the officers and learn more about the work of the Guild! Dates, time and locations are as follows: July 17 – 11:30 a.m. – Ironwood Country Club, Ironwood – RSVP by Friday, July 15 August 7 – 11:30 a.m. – Cottonwood Country Club…

New senior pastor at Sun Lakes Community Church

Doug Ross, Associate Pastor On Sunday, May 19, the search for a new pastor at Sun Lakes Community Church came to a conclusion when the congregation voted overwhelmingly to receive Rev. Mitch McDonald as our new senior pastor. The search began in December, 2018, when Pastor Jerry McGhee announced that he intended to retire at…

A journey that leads to pain

Rabbi Dr. Irwin Wiener Can anyone explain the pain of losing a child? Can anyone understand the torment that comes from the guilt associated with such a loss? Can anyone really explain the feeling of despair after realizing that a future has been destroyed? Time and again, we are subjected to tragedies affecting our children.…