Art at the Lakes highlights

SLFD’s volunteer Community Assistance Program members (left to right) Bobbie Rubin, Sheila Barton, Kristin Rose, Maureen Morrissey, Donna Quinn and Shirley Hutchings manned the raffle booth at Art at the…

The Hot Spot

SLFD Chief Troy Maloney (left) and Deputy Chief Rob Helie (right) pose with newly-promoted Captain Nate Stringfellow with his wife Rochelle after his badge pinning. New Captain at SLFD Sun…

Young Realty wins Sun Division Tournament

The Young Realtors Champs: Kneeling (left to right) Bill Cheney, Dave Lingen, Randy Neumann, Mgr. Mike Gloyd, Wes Reynolds, Mike Willits and Chuck Schaan; standing (left to right) Dick Bleich,…

Oakwood Couples 18-hole Golf League news

Pictured (left to right) are Bob and Judy Royer and Kathy and Gregg Heinemann. Linda Smith Are you one of those golfers who dreams of hitting the green in regulation?…

Interested in writing?

Bob Hirt If you enjoy writing and feel that you want to share your skills, enjoy light banter and camaraderie and the willingness to be open to discussion and critique, why not come to our monthly New Horizons Writers Group meetings. There are no dues; just a commitment to attend meetings with regularity and purpose.…

Sun Lakes Community Church news and activities

Pastor Jerry McGhee The month of April is a significant month for both Christians and those of the Jewish faith. Palm Sunday reminds us of our Lord’s triumphant entry into Jerusalem. Passover is the first day that celebrates ancient Israel’s deliverance from Egyptian bondage. Good Friday reminds us of our Lord’s crucifixion outside the city…

He created you on purpose

Dr. Marc Drake, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church of Sun Lakes

Dr. Marc Drake, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church of Sun Lakes The story is told of an adopted boy who was harassed at school by other kids who were saying that his parents were not his real daddy and mama. Every day, the boy came home crying. Finally, his mother felt like God had given…

What is Maundy Thursday?

The Lord’s table

Maundy Thursday, also known as “Holy Thursday,” is the Thursday of Passion Week, one day before Good Friday (the Friday before Easter). Maundy Thursday is the name given to the day on which Jesus celebrated the Passover with His disciples, known as the Last Supper. Pastor Gary and JoAnne Nibbelink would like to invite you…

Communication is key

Pastor Gary Nibbelink

We can only get to know God by talking and listening to Him. We talk to Him through prayer, of course, but what about listening? How do we go about that? Sometimes we hear the Lord as we pray, but usually we hear what He has to say by simply reading His letter to us…

A moment in time

Rabbi Irwin Wiener, D.D. Many of us have seen movies, heard stories or read books about the Holocaust. Most of us received some message or meaning from the experience. But through all the telling, there is one theme that is the common denominator – survival. All Holocaust depictions have that unmistakable message. Whether it is…

Unity: Fasting and Feasting

Kay Davis Unity Church of Sun Lakes is a thriving spiritual community that celebrates the Presence and Power of God, the good within every human being. We are positive and practical and support living a healthy lifestyle exemplified by Jesus Christ and other spiritual masters. Join us on Sundays at 9:30 a.m. in the Arts…