Tag: Risen Savior Lutheran Church

The Perfect Place – A social destination for seniors

Students from Forte College: Otnul Icanca, Natalu Hopper, Katy O’Hara, Christina Arredondo and Gomorri Olegla

Alice Baldwin Our September focus group hosted five students from Forte College in the Phoenix area who demonstrated the health benefits provided by updated dental products and modern dental hygiene. Working with an older population presents specific challenges when addressing brushing teeth with and without adaptive equipment, dry mouth syndrome and denture care. This presentation…

Service of Remembrance planned for Monday, Dec. 4

Jill Vermeire, Communications Coordinator The Sun Lakes community is invited to the third annual Service of Remembrance to be held at Risen Savior Lutheran Church, 23914 S. Alma School Road on Monday, December 4, at 6:30 p.m. Prayers, music and a message of hope and promise will be included. If you have lost someone dear…

The forgotten month

Pastor Ron Burcham, Risen Savior Lutheran Church

Pastor Ron Burcham, Risen Savior Lutheran Church November is like the forgotten month, nothing special going on. I can hear your objections already. “What about Thanksgiving?” you cry; how could I forget about Thanksgiving? I haven’t forgotten about Thanksgiving; it seems to me it’s more about the official start to the Christmas season than it…

Risen Savior 4th Annual Turkey Drive

On Sunday, November 12, the congregation of Risen Savior Lutheran Church will be donating frozen turkeys or checks to assist the Chandler Food Bank in helping less-fortunate families in our community prepare turkey dinners on Thanksgiving. Risen Savior is also inviting their neighbors in the Sun Lakes Community to once again join in sharing their…

Risen Savior sets date for Christmas concert

Bryan Newman Rev. Ron Burcham, Senior Pastor of Risen Savior Lutheran Church, announced today that the 2017 Community Christmas Concert cast will present two performances on Sunday, December 17, at 2:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Each performance will last about an hour. He added, “For all of you Arizona Cardinals fans, their game starts at…

Airports and respect

Pastor Ron Burcham, Risen Savior Lutheran Church As part of increased security at all airports, you cannot show up early to pick up your friend at the airport and simply park curbside outside the doors to the airport. I am not sure what the time limit is on how long you can loiter there waiting…

Annual Rummage Sale notice

Our annual Rummage Sale will be held at Risen Savior Lutheran Church, 23914 S. Alma School Road, Chandler, on October 20 and 21 from 7:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. If you have any questions, please contact Jane Zehnder at 480-802-5334.

Perfect Place

Perfect Place volunteers receive training periodically which is also open to caregivers, care receivers and the community. Join us on Friday, September 8, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Our presenter will be Gomonnie Olegba, a local dental hygiene student discussing Dental Hygiene for Older Adults. There will be an opportunity to ask questions, and refreshments…

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…