Category: Religion

Unity: Back home again

Kay Davis It is September, and the Unity Church of Sun Lakes is looking forward to resuming our Sunday Celebrations at 9:30 a.m. on September 3 in the Arts and Crafts Room of Sun Lakes Country Club. This July and August, the church suspended our regular services. Our members have gone to New Thought churches…

Engaging with Our Aging

Dr. Marc Drake, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church, Sun Lakes It’s been said there are three stages in life: youth, middle age and “My, you’re looking good!” Well, however one interprets that observation, we all know that getting older has its challenges – one of which has to do with attitude. For example, an elderly…

Fall is in the air

Rabbi Irwin Wiener, D.D. The heat is finally subsiding. The evenings are cooler. We can move about without worrying about too much exposure to the sun, and we feel a sense of togetherness after a season of isolation which include rising in the early morning to avoid the intense heat and waiting until evening to…

Where did you come from?

Pastor Jerry McGhee, Sun Lakes Community Church In the first book of the Bible, Genesis, Chapter 1, verse 1, we find a profoundly bold statement: “In the beginning, God …” It does not prove the existence of God, simply assumes His existence. The next word in the sentence states the starting point for all of…

St. Steven’s Patriotic Rosary Group celebrates

Anne DeRose The Fifth Anniversary of the Patriotic Rosary was celebrated on July 7 at St. Steven’s Church in Sun Lakes, Arizona, with a special luncheon following at Cottonwood Country Club to recognize the multiple participants and the effect the rosary has had for peace and our Nation. “The Patriotic Rosary is prayed everywhere from…

Lawns and relationships

Pastor Ron Burcham

Pastor Ron Burcham, Risen Savior Lutheran Church I have a small patch of grass in my backyard. When we first moved into our home, I thought even I can take care of that small of a lawn. Foolish of me. Some people love to putter around the yard trimming bushes, planting flowers and trimming the…