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Quarterly Magazine
News, by Saint Barnabas

Read our February 2023 edition of our quarterly magazine below! Click below to view | Click on each page for more details

Children’s Pageant Recording
Sermons, by Saint Barnabas

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Breaking Down Barriers, Expanding Welcome
News, by Saint Barnabas

 “What we do for the African American community benefits everybody. Anything that knocks down barriers is a good thing.” This is the central message from Br. Lee Hughes, the Vice President of the Karl and Virginia Washington chapter of the Union of Black Episcopalians (UBE) in Phoenix. Historically, African Americans have been “outcasts” – both … Continue reading Breaking Down Barriers, Expanding Welcome

For the Beauty of the Earth
Spotlight on Ministry, by Saint Barnabas

We give you thanks, most gracious God, for the beauty of earth and sky and sea; for the richness of mountains, plains, and rivers; for the songs of birds and the loveliness of flowers. We praise you for these good gifts, and pray that we may safeguard them for our posterity. Grant that we may … Continue reading For the Beauty of the Earth

Filled with the Joy of the Season
News, by Saint Barnabas

Our Annual Visit with Saint Nick was a day filled with wonder for our young children. Our afternoon began with music from our Children’s Choirs and a grand entrance by the real Saint Nicholas himself. He was soon joined by Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus as they shared about how they are inspired by Jesus … Continue reading Filled with the Joy of the Season

…O Tidings of Comfort and Joy
Stories, by Saint Barnabas

The beloved Christmas carol “God Rest ye Merry, Gentlemen” ends each verse with the repeated phrase “O tidings of comfort and joy.” Ease and happiness are certainly welcome at Christmastime. But what if there is more to this line of verse than is apparent in the song? Sometimes there is a depth of meaning to our words … Continue reading …O Tidings of Comfort and Joy

Boy Scouts of America
Stories, by Saint Barnabas

Saint Barnabas sponsors Boy Scouts of America troop 644, which is ages 11-18. The troop meets on Tuesday evenings at 7PM in Hutton Hall. Together, they learn outdoor survival skills, self-confidence, and ethics all through activities that focus on service, community, engagement, and leadership. You can support this troop by joining their fundraiser and purchasing … Continue reading Boy Scouts of America

The Saint Barnabas Book & Gift Shop
News, by Saint Barnabas

The Bookstore is currently open on Sunday mornings, from 8:30am to noon. The Saint Barnabas Bookstore, located across the courtyard from the main Sanctuary doors, opened in 1979. Parishioners came together to purchase and install everything from the showcases to the shelving, and the store has been run by a team of volunteers ever since. … Continue reading The Saint Barnabas Book & Gift Shop

Enriching Lives
News, by Saint Barnabas

Churches are among the few places in our society where members of many generations gather together in intentional and sustained relationships. When we make the effort to make the church’s life open to all, wonderful things happen. Children and adults learn the story of our faith in ways that match their developmental stage. We learn … Continue reading Enriching Lives

Military Appreciation
News, by Saint Barnabas

On Sunday, November 6, we honored our Veterans during services and gathered together following the 10:15am service in our Parish Hall to write notes of appreciation to military service members who are hospitalized in the Phoenix Veterans Administration Hospital.  Our “get well soon” wishes and a simple expression of thanks mean so much to these men and women … Continue reading Military Appreciation