Throwback: The Year of the Candy

Recently I opened a file from 2007 called “Candy Sale Price List,” and it brought back a wave of memories. Sometime during that year, another local ministry was contacted about a candy donation in Scottsdale. It either did not suit them to get the candy, or else they knew the quantity was so large that…

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More VBS!

I recently realized there were several VBS photos we never posted, so consider this a “better late than never” post.   Each evening at VBS opened with a large group assembly and singing. By the end of the week, the song leaders had lots of helpers, as evidenced by all the children standing at the…

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Back to School

School begins early in Phoenix. I can recall a few years when the first day of school was in July. This year, most of the nearby elementary schools are beginning tomorrow. A local real estate company that specializes in historic properties, The District PHX, organized a Back-to-School event for Garfield Elementary, which is located across from…

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