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2551 North Arizona Avenue
Chandler, Arizona 85225

Dear Friend,

Join us for the final School of Living and Dying tonight at 7:00. Even if you missed some sessions, you can still participate! Father Dale and Pastor Mark will be teaching on Befriending Death: Learning to Die Gracefully and Seeing Death as Going Home. You can participate in person, socially distanced, or watch the teaching online. In Person: 90 Minutes: Teaching, Question & Answer, & Small Group Discussion. For Facebook Live: Teaching only: 45 Minutes.

Our Fall 50/50/50 Raffle is up and running and we are off to a great start! The pot is split 50/50 between the winner of the raffle and PWC. Each ticket is $50.00 or you can buy three tickets for $100.00. You can purchase tickets here at church or at the PWC website. Here is the link if you want to purchase tickets online: Fall 50/50/50 Raffle Online Form. The drawing is scheduled for Sunday, December 13.

Our Advent Prayer Devotional will be passed out this Sunday. It is a beautiful prayer book created by members of our church community to assist you in developing a deeper relationship with Jesus during the Advent Season. If you cannot pick it up, we will mail it to you. Additional copies can be purchased in The Cross Shop for $4.00.

We are collecting cereal for Matthew’s Crossing beginning this Sunday, November 8. We ask you to be generous in your giving to those who are lacking food, especially children, during this pandemic. We will continue to collect cereal boxes through Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 26. You can drop your cereal off during office hours.

The Brothers’ Ministry and Women’s Bible Study will meet this Saturday, November 7 at 9:00 am; the men in the church and the women in Building 412. It is in-person only.

It’s Christmas in the Cross Shop! We have lots of new Christmas items on sale now and a wide selection of Nativity scenes. If that weren’t enough, we also have a wonderful sale on Fr. Dale’s Homemade Jams. They are on sale right now for only $3.00. Come by and browse all the inspirational books and gifts we have. There is plenty of space during the week in the Cross Shop to socially distance.

Our Thanksgiving Service is Thursday, November 26 at 10:00 am. We look forward to being part of this celebration. Our Thanksgiving service is scheduled to be outside where the chairs will be socially distanced.

Mark your calendars for our January Overnight Retreat in Chandler at the Hilton Garden Inn. The dates are Friday and Saturday, January 8 and 9. Details are coming!

If you are in need of pastoral counseling, Fr. Mike Lessard is in the office on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Please call the office to make an appointment with Fr. Mike.

Your giving allows us to minister to so many people here at PWC. Thank you for your continued generosity, giving and tithing! You can give in one of three ways:
Mail in your gift to: Praise and Worship Center, 2551 N. Arizona Avenue, Chandler, AZ 85225.
Donate on our web page: Donation Form.
Sign up for monthly giving with a credit card or voided check; just call the office at 480-649-0300.

We will continue having in-person services this coming Sunday, November 8 at 10:00 am. Social distancing guidelines will apply. The chairs are socially distanced and everyone will need to wear a mask. Masks and hand sanitizer will be available at our entrances. We will continue to live stream our Sunday services on Facebook Live if you do not feel comfortable attending in person. Please do what is best for you and makes you feel safe. If you are planning on attending in-person, please do not arrive until after 9:30 am.

Please continue to pray for peace and justice in our country.

We will see you tonight at 7:00 pm either in-person at church or on Facebook Live for the School of the Living and the Dying.

Love,
Fr. Dale and Pastor Mark

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