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On Sunday we will celebrate our Patron Peacemaker, Barnabas. Born with the name Joseph, he was renamed Barnabas (meaning “son of encouragement”) by the apostles after he sold a field he owned and gave the money for the spreading of the Gospel. Barnabas demonstrated peacemaking throughout his life. He was generous to the poor. He … Continue reading Barnabas Sunday
Summer Music + Arts Camp begins next week! Camp is a wonderful opportunity for kids to explore the world of fine arts and creativity at Saint Barnabas where all are welcome. Through our 2019 theme, “Peacemakers,” campers will explore generosity, creativity, courage, and peace. Camp is filled with fun and engaging activities focusing on fine arts … Continue reading Peacemakers
Donations Needed We have two mission trips headed out of Phoenix in the month of July. Read the details below and see what you can donate to help! Mexico Medical Mission On July 14, Medical personnel, translators, pharmacists and support staff will travel together and provide medical care for those in need to Ensenada, Mexico. … Continue reading Donate
Bishop Reddall Appoints New Chancellor Don Bivens, a partner at Phoenix firm Snell & Wilmer, has been appointed Chancellor for The Episcopal Diocese of Arizona, succeeding Canon Clarke Greger, who is now serving as Vice Chancellor. Don’s career is a long list of service to both the legal community and Arizona as a whole, including … Continue reading Bishop Reddall Appoints New Chancellor
SAINT BARNABAS BUMPER STICKERS! You can help Saint Barnabas in a simple way: by putting one of our lovely “Boundless Presence” bumper decals on your car! This is a gentle form of advertising that can really get around and make us known to those who might be seeking a new church home. To get your … Continue reading Bumper Stickers!
Advent I, 2018 To our Brothers and Sisters in Christ: “Then Joseph got up, took the child and his mother by night, and went to Egypt…” Matthew 3:14 At Christmas, we encounter the story of a family in migration from persecution. Joseph acts at the behest of an angel, is motivated by love, and saves … Continue reading Message from Bishop Smith & Bishop-Elect Reddall
Christmas Cards for the Military The Episcopal Church Women are collecting 3000 Christmas cards to be sent to our military in Christmas care packages. Please drop off unused cards to the church. Any questions, please email Shirley Adelmann at email@example.com or call 480-991-5466. Thank you!
Donations Needed! Food Drive for Saint Luke’s As a community of generous disciples, we have an opportunity to help our sister parish, Saint Luke’s at the Mountain Episcopal Church, stock their farmer’s market/mobile food pantry and feed over 200 families a month. We are collecting canned and dry nonperishable foods. Donations can be left in … Continue reading Donations Needed
Now Through November 4 in Hutton Hall As part of our Military Families ministry, we are collecting new or gently used magazines to include in the care packages that go overseas to our active duty military personnel. Having something to keep up on all the news from home and a little lightness in the midst … Continue reading Magazines for the Military
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