Category: Religion

Social awareness ministry of Santa Catalina Catholic Parish

A family finds help with the help of the Refugee Ministry of Santa Catalina Catholic Church.

Micki Wilverding The Refugee Ministry of Santa Catalina Catholic Church has teamed up with Refugee Focus, a refugee resettlement agency in Tucson. We are currently seeking basic items to set up apartments in Tucson for newly arriving refugee families. Household items such as lamps, kitchen utensils, can openers, pots and pans, other cookware, teakettles, household…

Jerry Nelson and Community Church

Jerry Nelson

Dick Kroese Community Church at SaddleBrooke (CCSB) was privileged and honored to have internationally-celebrated pianist Jerry Nelson perform a few weeks before Christmas. Jerry has established himself as one of the world’s premiere pianists, having performed on almost all continents. He has teamed up with such artists as Glen Campbell, Sandi Patti and Steve Amerson.…

Institute for Judaic Services and Studies

Joan Elder The remaining Shabbat services are February 24, March 31 and April 28. All services are in the MountainView Ballroom West at 7:00 p.m. A Shabbat dinner at MountainView can also be enjoyed by contacting Ellie Adelman at geadel@q.com. Membership in IJSS for 2017 is occurring now. All members are encouraged to renew at…

Community Church and Tucson shelters

Dick Kroese with Nicole Boddie of the Salvation Army

Dick Kroese This time of year is a poor time to be out of blankets because of the cold weather and to prevent sickness or, at the worst, death. Many people sleep on floors or wherever they can find a safe place to sleep. Thousands of blankets that were headed to local homeless shelters did…

Wanting to explore and understand Bible Scripture?

Paul Vincent Volpe If so, join our group, the Men’s Bible Study (MBS), here in SaddleBrooke each Friday. Our MBS commenced on Friday, October 7, 2016, and continues every Friday, from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. through June. Our practice is to meet at 8:00 a.m. in the HOA 2 MountainView Dining Room for breakfast, coffee…

Jewish Friendship Group news

The old and the new presidents of the JFG: Steve Grabell, Bill Kaplan and Sy Efron

Marilyn Anthony Our meeting on February 25 will be at HOA 1 Activity Center for our annual Jewish Trivia/Potluck evening. Time to start studying and getting your teams together for this brainteaser. This is an appetizers and desserts potluck. Please contact Faith Fromson at Rafrom1218@aol.com to arrange a dish to bring. On March 22 the…