Arizona Christian University (ACU) announced the addition of Dr. Barry Asmus to the faculty. Asmus will be teaching a course based on his recent book, coauthored with Dr. Wayne Grudem, “Poverty of Nations: A Sustainable Solution.”
Commuters passing the intersection of Warner and Rural roads are now seeing red. But wait, this is all in the spirit of honoring an ancient church tradition. Ahwatukee high-schoolers, Cam and Morgan Henson, members of St. James Episcopal Church and Preschool, wanted to recapture the red door tradition and remind everyone of the history behind those red doors. So they got to work transforming the entrance gates from dull desert brown to glorious red. Their parents, Larry and Lindley Henson, and friend, Ashley Czarsty, also pitched in.
I recently found a book at an estate sale for $1, called “Billy Sunday: The Man and His Message,” by William T. Ellis, published in 1914. I didn’t know much about Billy Sunday other than that he was an evangelist in America a long time ago. What a treasure this book has been.
To celebrate going strong for five years and hoping for at least five more, the Children of Hope Child Development Center at Esperanza Lutheran Church is hosting the Ahwatukee Foothills public on Saturday for its inaugural Western Day.
On Sunday, Dec. 18, nearly 400 Arizona residents attended the
second German Christmas service at Mountain View Lutheran Church in
Ahwatukee. Most of them were first-generation Germans, but there
were also many residents who spoke only English.
The Phoenix Human Relations Commission, in collaboration with
the city of Phoenix Equal Opportunity Department, continues to seek
nominations for people, including youth, who have made an impact on
the quality of life of Phoenix residents and contributed
significantly to creating a compassionate and socially just
We all have questions about the existence of a higher power,
what happens after death and other things that involve spirituality
and existentialism. A lot of times we are confined to asking these
questions to our friends and family members.