Upcoming Events


Sun, Feb 23, 9:30am
Corporal Acts of Mercy
Karen Holien

About a missionary
trip to Brazil
Parish Hall
 

Sun, Feb 23, 12 Noon
Sunday School
Red Rock Canyon Hike 

Details
Meet in Parking Lot
12 Noon - 12:30pm
 

Tue, Feb 25, 5pm
Youth Group
Fund Raising Event
Shrove Tuesday
Pancake Dinner

Details
Parish Hall
 

Wed, Feb 26
Noon and 7pm
Imposition of Ashes
 

Sat, Feb 29
Leap Day
 

Sun, Mar 1
Following 10:30 Service
First Sunday Breakfast
Parish Hall
 

Sat, Mar 7, 8am
Grace Women's
Breakfast 

Parish Hall
 

Sat, Mar 7, 9am
Prayer Shawl Ministry
Parish Hall
 

Sat, Mar 21, 8am
Grace Men's
Breakfast 

Parish Hall
 

Currency of Money *


Jesus addresses the topic of money more than any other topic in the gospels. When we think of money and a budget we normally think of the usual budget categories such as salaries, office expenses, utilities and mortgages. Instead of those usual budget categories we strive to look at the blessings that money makes possible. If we allocate funds by ministry we can better see the ways our resources are put to work for God’s purposes.

When we allocate funds to support a portion of the Rector’s time to lead services, we generate blessings of Wellness and Relationship. Funds designated to support the Rector’s time to lead and oversee various ministries generate blessings of Gracious Leadership, Relationship and Truth. Funds allocated to support a portion of the Rector’s time to visit the sick generate blessings of Wellness and Relationship. Funds budgeted to support facilities that are used by outside recovery groups generate blessings for all of those they touch. At Grace in the Desert, we have over 40 ministries at work. The funding provided to support those ministries generates blessings for the many people they touch. Money looks quite different when we look at it from the perspective of the blessings generated and shared as opposed to traditional budget categories.

Click on any of the other topics below to learn more about how we are working to better love one another as Jesus commands us: *

* For a more in-depth discussion see the Holy Currencies - 6 Blessings for Sustainable Missional Ministries by Rev. Dr. Eric Law, Chalice Press, Copyright 2013



Sun, Mar 8, 2am
DAYLIGHT SAVINGS STARTS
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Our Volunteer
Ministries

 

Mondays, 9am
Conversation and
Coffee Hour

Parish Hall
Conference Room
 

Tue & Thu, 10-11am
AARP/UHC
Physical Activity
Classes

Parish Hall
 

Wednesdays, 6-6:30pm
Eucharist & Healing Prayer
Chapel
 

Fridays 9-9:30am
Friday Morning Prayer
Chapel
 

Daily Worship Schedule

Office Closed on Major Holidays
Saturday
Office Closed
5pm: Contemporary Eucharist
Sunday
Office Closed
8am: Spoken Eucharist
9:30-10:15am: Adult Education
9:45am: Nursery Care
10:30am: Youth Sunday School
10:30am: Choral Eucharist
Monday
Office Open
Tuesday
Office Open
Wednesday
Office Open
6pm: Healing Service
Thursday
Office Open
Friday
Office Closed
9am Morning Prayer

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