CONGREGATIONAL ACTIVITIES

A few of our activities this year....

  • ONE Church with TWO worship styles
  • 12500 feet crossed the threshold to attend worship services
  • 69 Holy Eucharists performed
  • 216 hands helping with Altar Guild
  • 464 Ecumenical volunteers planning worship
  • 4 Memorial Services lovingly managed by TWG volunteers
  • 2 Weddings
  • 5 Special Musical Events (attended by hundreds!)
  • 29 Special Church Events (attended by more hundreds!) 
  • 23 Cold Weather Shelter nights supporting the community
  • 20 High Desert Chorale practices
  • 45 Church Choir practices and 25 gifts of song given to the congregation
  • 12 Transcripts written, proofed, published and distributed
  • 10 Wonderful Children sent to Cove Camp
  • 800 meals served at Bethlehem Inn – casseroles, fruit, veggies, cookies, drinks
  • 35 Shawls knitted faithfully, filled with prayers for healing, and lovingly given to those who need them
  • 1 New Organ installed and filling the sanctuary with beautiful music
  • 15 women growing in Women’s Spirituality Group 
  • 8166 Cups of delicious Coffee served
  • Uncountable cookies, coffee cake, brownies, grapes, and carrots consumed
  • One Hope Africa girl supported through school, birthday, and graduation! Go Joy!
  • One new child now being sponsored, 10 year old Rebecca Chetock
  • 520 feet of Grateful Al-Anon members have crossed the threshold 
  • 4200 feet of AA members crossed the threshold to meet in our facilities
  • Unknown numbers of people have walked the labyrinth and experienced peace and serenity there
  • 2-6 children receiving Christian Education each Sunday
  • $17,500 in Outreach funds distributed to the community we love!
  • 450+ giant servings of marionberry cobbler making people very happy
  • 100s of pieces of art displayed in our Fellowship Hall
  • Many hearts touched by visits to the Memorial Gardens
  • Dozens of hands arranging beautiful flowers for the sanctuary
  • Many visitors warmly welcomed to our church
  • Countless contributions of Time and Talent from church members to community organizations
  • 3200+ hours of mentoring for 30 children through Circle of Friends in Sisters
  • 14 people in Kenya 3 weeks, 2300 children dewormed, 1 classroom built, 1 house built, 33 children went to VBS, 1 church finished & more

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