Tag: Sun Lakes United Methodist Church

Recalculating

  Jean Newell, Associate Pastor, Sun Lakes United Methodist Church My father had an innate sense of direction. I’ve often wondered if it came from his being raised on a dirt farm in Kansas. It could be pitch black at night with not a star in the sky, and he could tell you which direction…

SLUMC’s anniversary quilt

Phyllis Schurz Even an untrained eye will appreciate the details that went into the creation of the beautiful 30th year Anniversary quilt hung proudly in Lindsay Hall at Sun Lakes United Methodist Church. Cheryl Wessels was the motivator and quilter behind the project. Cheryl and husband Bill travel the U.S. as relief volunteers and have…

Alpha begins at Sun Lakes United Methodist Church

  Jean Wheeler “Christianity 101” – that’s how the Alpha course has been described. Video presentations about a variety of faith issues are followed by a time of discussion in which participants have the opportunity to ask questions that they’ve always wanted to ask but never had the chance to do so. Originally intended for…

GriefShare begins September 5 at SLUMC

  Jean Newell, Associate Pastor Some storms are predictable, and we can prepare ahead of time for what the storm will bring. Other times, a storm comes unexpectedly, and we have no choice but to deal with the storm as it comes. The same can be said for the storms in our lives; some are…

Sun Lakes Lions Club’s 2018 – 2019 officers

DGE Ray Clark installed the Sun Lakes Lions Club’s 2018-2019 officers at a covered dish supper held in the Administration Building of Sun Lakes United Methodist Church. Left to right are Secretary/Treasurer Ruth Palmer, Second VP Lorna Snedigar, President Larry Palmer, DGE Ray Clark, Lion Tamer Jack Rahman, 2yr Director Pat Hollander, 1yr Director Ray…

Sun Lakes UMC “Tuesday Nights Together” August lineup

  Bev Tarpley Sun Lakes United Methodist Church (SLUMC) hosts Tuesday Nights Together (TNT), a series of free summer programs on Tuesday evenings in June, July and August. Topics vary from light and entertaining to serious and informing. Everyone is welcome, and admission is free. Each Tuesday event is held at Sun Lakes United Methodist…

Christmas in July at Sun Lakes UMC

  Jean Wheeler Celebrate Christmas in July! Don’t miss a full Christmas worship service at Sun Lakes United Methodist Church in the Chapel on Saturday, July 14, at 4:00 p.m. and on Sunday, July 15, at 9:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary at 9248 E. Riggs Road (just west of Robson Library). Enjoy favorite Christmas songs…

A child’s prayer

Jean Newell, Associate Pastor, Sun Lakes United Methodist Church As I was growing up, my family always said grace before meals. I, in turn, taught the same grace to my children, and my children are passing the tradition on to their children. I remember when my daughter Dawn and her two young sons moved in…

SLUMC hosts Ice Cream Social

  Jean Wheeler Don’t miss our worship service on Sunday, July 1, at 9:00 a.m. featuring the “Red Mountain Brass.” Then cool off in our Fellowship Hall at 6:00 p.m. with a bowl of ice cream at our annual ice cream social and patriotic singalong led by our music director, Cris Evans. The events are…