Tag: Sun Lakes Community Church

Blackwood Brothers become New Legacy?!

Doug Ross Rick Price began his now 40-year career in gospel music being mentored by Cecil Blackwood. Rick was inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame with the Grammy and Dove award winning group. In 2017, Rick made the decision to rename Blackwood Legacy to New Legacy Project, believing that God was speaking into…

Never stop pressing forward

Pastor Mitch McDonald Mike Swider has served as the football coach at Wheaton College for 24 years, now he is somewhat of a speaker similar to a football motivational speaker you could find for hire on different internet sites. Every year, he writes out a theme for the team to serve as motivation and encouragement.…

Chapel Center Treasure Sale-October 18, 19

What Fun! It’s the Chapel Center’s 13th Annual Treasure Sale. We are at 9240 N. Sun Lakes Blvd., Phase 1, across the street from the clubhouse in Sun Lakes. The dates are Friday, October 18, from 7:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 19, from 7:00 a.m. until noon. The Treasure Sale will have…

People, God’s currency

Mitch McDonald, Pastor, Sun Lakes Community Church “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, strength and mind, and your neighbor as yourself” Luke 10:27 What is your bottom-line currency? To answer that, we first might want to understand the word itself. According to the dictionary, currency is defined as: noun…

Summer movie series continues

  Associate Pastor Doug Ross The growing popularity of the faith-based movie series – known as Senior Moment – will continue for the month of August. Each Wednesday at 1:30 p.m., in the Chapel Center, across the street from the Sun Lakes Country Club, Sun Lakes residents are gathering to view some of the best…

“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…

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…

What good is church?

Pastor Doug Ross The story is told of a man awakened by his wife on Sunday morning – she tried and tried to get him up. He kept turning over trying to go back to sleep. Finally she said, “Henry, you have to get up and go to church.” He replied, “I don’t want to.”…