Pastor's Weekly Notes (Page 19)

The Weekly Note is Pastor Stertzbach’s summary of the ministry. This is an update on the services, the attendance, the weather, and other musings of Pastor reflecting how the Sunday services stirred the hearts of the people toward the things of the Lord.


April 17, 2016

Praise God from Whom all blessings flow! I hope things were good at your place yesterday.  It was a good Lord’s Day for us here in Tucson.  We had 102 in the AM service.  That was due to a raft of visitors many of which were here to attend the baptismal service.  We had two teenagers get baptized & join the church. …

March 27, 2016

Happy Resurrection Day Report!  🙂 It was a good day here at Bethel Baptist Church yesterday.  The weather was outstandingly perfect!  Our attendance was 117 in the AM service & we had two salvation professions in the AM Children’s Church.  PTL for all of this good news.  🙂 Here is the rest of the report from the rest of the weekend. On Friday night we…

March 20, 2016

They don’t call it March madness for nothing!  🙂 The college basketball play-offs are in full bloom.  It marks the time of craziness in the b’ball world, but I think this year it demarks the whole world!  Have you ever seen a time of more nuttiness in politics, world events, or in “churchianity”?  Wow, it just seems to me that the whole…

March 14, 2016

Hi Everyone & especially … YOU! Yesterday was a special day here at Bethel, not because of special guests, a high attendance, or a huge offering, but it was special because of the presence of the Lord here.  At lunch with my wife, I thanked God for His presence in the Sunday School Hour & the morning service.  I said that I…

March 6, 2016

Warm greetings from Tucson! It has been another beautiful week here in the desert.  The temperatures have been above average.  The sun has been shining constantly.  & It has been lovely.  We certainly do not have anything to complain about in the weather department!   🙂 Today in the AM service we had several visitors!  One was the DIRECT result of the Monday…