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Pastor’s Weekly Notes (Page 3)

June 24, 2018

Howdy from hot Tucson!  It is 108 here today. Last Sunday was we had two new families in the AM service.  Both were complimentary & seemed very interested in Bethel.  That is a good sign. So in spite of the fact that many folks are away on vacation, we had some visitors which is quite promising.  The AM service itself was encouraging…

June 17, 2018

It was a different day for us indeed … Last Sunday was probably the most emotional Sunday we have had here at bethel since I came over twelve years ago.  We had two deaths in the church family in one week.  One was a senior citizen with terminal liver cancer, Mrs. Katy Kahn.  We had expected her home going but not this…

June 10, 2018

Greetings to all across the fruited plain!  It is still hot as a firecracker here in Tucson, but … Tropical Storm Bud in the Gulf of California promises to bring us some relief tomorrow & Saturday & some RAIN!   We have not had a drop since February 28th & we are as dry as a bone which makes flash fires very dangerous here.  So we are looking…

May 27, 2018

Hi there, friend!  Thanks for stopping by again to find out what’s up at Bethel.  I am so glad to chat with you again. Last Sunday our attendance was down as most churches in America.  It was another “holiday weekend.”  (I am getting to hate holidays!  J)   Speaking of this phenomenon, a survey of Baptist churches showed that the average SS teacher in…

May 20, 2018

Greetings & Salutations, Hello from warm Tucson!  It is 95 here today which is still pleasant (except in the direct sun rays.)  It is heading up into the triple digits soon,.  So we are enjoying it while we can.   Yesterday was a most wonderful day here at Bethel Baptist.  We enjoyed the ministry of two choice missionaries who we have supported for…