Welcome! Welcome! Welcome!
You are welcome at All Saints Church! We are glad you are here looking over our website. Our church is a progressive, inclusive, welcoming, and serving community. We do our best to follow the teachings of Jesus, to love God, love one another, and love our neighbors.
Wherever you are on your own spiritual journey, we invite you to share part of that journey with us. Please, explore our website, then come and visit with us, and get to know God along with us.
If you have any questions or just want to talk, please contact us. We hope to hear from you or meet you soon.
Rev. Allison Cornell
April 2nd – Gila Valley Chorale Concert FREE. 7pm at Thatcher LDS Chapel. All are invited!
Holy Week – Join us for several traditional, meaningful services between Palm Sunday April 9th and Easter Sunday April 16th.
- Palm Sunday – Procession of the Palms and dramatic reading of the Passion of Christ
- Maundy Thursday – Agape meal, guided meditation of the Last Supper, stripping of the altar
- Good Friday
– Noon: “Last Seven Words of Christ” at First United Methodist Church, Safford.
- 6:30pm: Solemn Good Friday Service at All Saints.
- Easter Sunday – Joyous celebration of Jesus’ having risen to new life with baptism of Anne Hinton’s grandson Elias. Pot Luck brunch, Easter egg hunt for kids.
PALMS Needed – to decorate church for Palm Sunday. Let us know if you or a neighbor of yours can donate palm branches/fronds.
Safford Wine Festival – April 8-9, Main St. near Courthouse. Rev. Allison to do opening prayer and blessing of the wines. All Saints to have a booth and we need a minimum of 5 people to take a 2-hour shift at the booth to help folks with questions.
Training for Eucharistic Ministers/Eucharistic Visitors – Sunday, 30 April after worship. Attend this training to refresh your knowledge or to learn for the 1st time how to serve at altar and how to take communion to people at home/in the hospital. Those completing the training will be licensed.
Parish Hall refurbishment plans being drawn up. Will be ready for review after Easter.
Parish Profile to be completed by Bishop Committee for Vicar position announcement.
Wanted: Hospitality Coordinator: Sunday refreshments after the service. 1st and 3rd Sundays will be lunch, 2nd and 4th Sundays have coffee hour with pastries. Donations to coffee hour fund will pay for refreshments. Potlucks on special occasions.
May – Food truck festival sponsored by All Saints (Meals on Wheels – food trucks - to benefit “Meals on Wheels” program). We will work with SEACUS to organize this event.
Burgers and Books fundraiser – bring your books that you no longer need to church and we will hold a book sale. We will also offer to book shoppers a grilled burger, chips, and soda. Money raised will benefit the town library and the Bylas ministry. Date TBD.
Donate to UA’s campus ministry – The Rev. Ben Garren, chaplain to UA students and faculty, is collecting personal hygiene items for the students: bar soap, razors, feminine hygiene products, combs, toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant. These will be made available to students with tight budgets. Money donations are also helpful. Make checks payable to Episcopal Campus Ministry and send to Rev Ben Garren, 715 N Park Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719.