LB - Grand Canyon Rail

Home | Classifieds | Place an Ad | Public Notices | Galleries | Opinions | Obituaries | Contact Us | Subscribe | e-newsletter | RSS |
Williams News | Williams, Arizona

home : features : features May 29, 2016

11/12/2013 9:59:00 AM
Williams church news: week of Nov. 13
Williams-Grand Canyon News

Community United Methodist Church

Steve Andros and George Ansbach led the worship team Sunday. Pastor Billy and James Justham were on a Kairos Weekend (Prison Ministry). Tish and the young Disciples started practice on their Christmas pageant. More details will follow as to the date and time of the performance. Steve's message was titled "Being Gentle". A malfunction in the sound system prompted a visitor from Phoenix to help with the music. God's blessings are all around us. The annual Fall Bazaar has been scheduled for Saturday Nov. 23 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. All kinds of vendors will be selling their wares. Breakfast Burritos will be sold to early shoppers. Soup also will be available during lunch time. There will be free coffee, a bake sale, theme baskets, and quilts made by the not Sew Perfect Quilters will be part of your shopping experience. Come early for the best selection. For more information on vendors booths please contact Jennifer Cox at 635 4630.

Cubs Scouts will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, and on Tuesday from 1-3 p.m. the Not Sew Perfect Quilters will meet. Wednesday Recharge will meet at 6 p.m. for a meal and fellowship with study following at 7 p.m. On Thursday the Women's Bible study will start at 9:30 a.m. and the Youth group will meet at 6 p.m. Sunday at 8:45 a.m. the Adult Sunday School class meets followed by Prayer before Worship at 9:50 a.m. with Worship starting at 10 a.m., fellowship follows at 11:20 a.m.

Services are held at 127 W. Sherman Av (corner of Second St.). For more information visit our website at, or call 928 635 2511. Email address is

Family Harvest Church

Pastor Tim Milner and David Gutshall invite you and your family to be our guest every week. We have something for the whole family. We are a Christ centered church. Loving people and bringing them into a relationship with God through His Son Jesus Christ is what we are all about. We have Spirit filled worship led by Lance Beavers, and a message that will speak truth into your life. We believe that everyone can be a part of the Family of God and each one has a purpose to fulfill for Him. Everyone, no matter what or where you come from, is welcomed and will be loved, because He first loved us.

Our weekly schedule includes -

• Sunday - 10:30 a.m., Worship and Word; 11 a.m., Kids Church; 6 p.m. Evening Service, last Sunday night of the month community service.

• Monday - 4:30 p.m., Women's Bible Study; 5:30 p.m., Youth Leadership Development; 6:30 p.m., Youth Group with live music from the Beavers Boys.

• Tuesday - 10 a.m., Bible study at the Torrez home.

• Wednesday - 6 p.m., Life Lessons.

• Thursday - Youth Leadership Development, 5:30 p.m.; Youth Live Worship by the Beavers Boys, 7 p.m.

• Sunday - 6 p.m., Bible study at the Torrez home.

Last Thursday of the month is Ladies Mission to Hope Cottage in Flagstaff. Third Wednesday and last Thursday of the month is Sunshine Rescue Mission to feed and teach about the love of Christ.

Family Harvest is located at 220 S. Seventh St. More information is available at (928) 635-5208.

St. John's Episcopal-Lutheran Church

"Your commandment has made me wiser than my enemies, and it is always with me." Psalm 119:98

The Sunday morning book study continues at 9am. The book being studied is "Where God was Born: A Daring Adventure Through the Bibles Greatest Stories" by Bruce Feiler.

If you can't come on Sundays for the book study come each Thursday for the study on "The Gospel of Thomas". The group meets each Thursday at 9:30 a.m. in Walker Hall.

St. Johns' is preparing for their 1st. Heritage and Craft Celebration to be held on Saturday, Nov. 9 in Walker Hall. There will be Mexican food, music, Folklorico dancing, and holiday crafts. There will also be a piñata for the young people. It will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the afternoon. If you want to be a vendor, please contact Annie at 1-713-323-0289.

Choir practices each Tuesday at 5:15 p.m. until about 6:45 p.m. Anyone interested in being in the choir, please contact George Sunday morning. The choir is now beginning to prepare for the presentation of "Lessons and Carols" which will be presented at our first Advent concert. These concerts are open to the public.

Advent is the season of preparation four weeks prior to Christmas. Our Advent Christmas concerts are a wonderful way to prepare for the coming of the Christ Child.

Next Sunday is the Community Thanksgiving dinner at Young Life. Those of the congregation that are planning to come, please join us Sunday afternoon at 1 p.m. prior to the dinner to prepare the dish that St. Johns needs to bring to the dinner.

Members of the community and visitors are cordially invited to join with us each Sunday morning for our 10:30 a.m. worship.

St. Joseph Catholic Church

Get Your Mass on Route 66.

"Brothers and sisters: May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, encourage your hearts and strengthen them in every good deed and word" (2 Thessalonians 2).

Don't Forget the Williams Community Thanksgiving Dinner at Lost Canyon Youth Camp, 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10 hosted by the Williams First Baptist Church.

St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church will proudly participate in Williams Parade of Lights, Saturday, Nov. 30 at 6:30 p.m.

Fr. Kilian McCaffrey and all the parish warmly invite you to visit & join us for Mass. St. Joseph Catholic Church is located at 900 W. Grant Ave, Williams. near Motel 6 and Safeway.

Welcome to all our Fall visitors to Williams from all places, states and countries, especially those visiting the Grand Canyon and for the Polar Express.

We have regular Masses on Route 66 in Williams, Ash Fork and in Seligman.

Come join us for our regular schedule of Masses & Worship:

Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. Morning Prayer and 9 a.m. Mass; 5 p.m. Mass (Bilingual).

Friday: 8:30 a.m. Morning Prayer & 9 a.m. Mass; 4 p.m. Holy Hour & Benediction, 5 p.m. Mass (Bilingual).

Saturday: 3 p.m. Confessions; Holy Rosary 4:30 p.m.; 5 p.m. Mass in English; 7 p.m. Misa en Español (Spanish). Sunday: Holy Rosary 7:30 a.m.; 8 a.m. Mass in English. Bible Study: Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m.

Mass at St. Anne Mission in Ash Fork: Sunday, 10 a.m.; Thursday, 5 p.m. Mass at St. Francis Parish in Seligman: Sunday, Noon, Wednesday, Noon.

Coming soon to Williams: The Society of St. Vincent de Paul.

St. Joseph's is located at 900 W. Grant Ave. The Parish Office is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Friday. More information is available at (928) 635-2430.

First Baptist Church

Everyone is invited to come and be a part of the exciting ministry of First Baptist Church in Williams. Our mission is to change hearts and change lives, one soul at a time! We do this by standing on the truth uncompromised. First Baptist Church is a Christ-centered Church that preaches and teaches the Word of God with compassion and encouragement, as well as a true understanding of the world we live in today. We lift up the Lord Jesus Christ with an exciting mix of music and the uncompromised preaching of His Word. Our prayer is that no one would leave the same as they came in. We believe fully that lives and hearts can and will be touched by Christ each and every time we are together.

Multiple services, classes and Bible studies are offered throughout the week. So come and get plugged in and enhance your spiritual walk today. Our church body is rapidly growing. We invite the entire community to come and experience God here at First Baptist Church. We offer something for every age and provide nursery for the little ones at each service. Call the office or stop by for a visit with the Pastor. We look forward to seeing you soon. May you have a blessed week in the Lord!

Weekly events include:

• Sunday - 8 and 10:30 a.m. worship service, nursery provided; 9:30 a.m. Sunday school (all ages); 11 a.m. children's church. 6 p.m. Traveling Church Evening Service at the church.

• Monday - 6:30 p.m. Men's Bible Study at the church.

• Tuesday - 10 a.m. Ladies Bible Study. 6:30 p.m., Mid-week service, nursery provided.

• Wednesday - 10 a.m. Ladies Bible Study; 6:30 p.m. Youth Group at the church.

• Friday - 5:25 p.m. Adult Choir Practice.

Saturday - 8 a.m. Men's Breakfast at Church

The pastor's Sunday messages, books, and audio and video sermons are available on the church's website,

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

We welcome you to our church. Our activities include:

• Wednesday, 7 p.m., Cub Scout Pack No. 138 (8-11 years), Boy Scout Troop No. 138 (12-17 years), Young Men/Young Women (12-17 years), and Achievement Day Girls (8-11 years).

• Sunday - 10 a.m., Sacrament Meeting; 11:20 a.m. Sunday School, Primary and Nursery; and 12:10 p.m. Priesthood, Relief Society and Young Men/Young Women.

Northwoods Assembly of God

Northwoods Assembly extends a warmhearted invitation for you and your family to attend the fellowship's Sunday Morning Celebration Service. Northwoods is a fellowship of people that celebrates the relevant, life-giving message of Jesus. You can expect a warm, friendly welcome, passionate worship, timely Biblical messages, and unconditional acceptance.

Northwoods is a group of people that together, are finding vibrant relationships, healthy families, and a profound relationship with God.

Northwoods AG invites you to Weekly Fellowship -

• Sundae's on Wednesday's is an informal Bible Study that explores the Christian faith through open and frank discussions as Pastor Scott leads us through in an inductive, interactive Bible study of Ephesians; Bible discussion - 6:20-7:45 p.m. Young adult fellowship is meeting now.

• Pastor's Coffee - Sunday 9:30 a.m. Join pastor for coffee and pastry. Pastor's Coffee is an informal get together for guests and visitors to visit and ask questions about the Assembly of God fellowship and our local church.

• Celebration Service - Sundays 10 a.m. Passionate worship and relevant, Biblical messages. Join us for a walk though the Kingdom of God as Jesus shared in the NT Parables.

For more information please call (928) 635-8911 or follow us on Facebook at Northwoods AG-Williams. Check out our new website at

Calvary Chapel Williams

Calvary Chapel welcomes you to be part of our contemporary Sunday worship service. We offer a casual, come as you are atmosphere and verse by verse teaching of God's Word.

Sunday service begins at 10 a.m. Pastor Mike is currently teaching through the book of Galatians. We offer nursery, a VBS style Sunday School and youth group.

This week's regularly scheduled events include:

Wednesday - Midweek Bible Study at 7 p.m. Pastor Dave is leading the group through the Book of Proverbs. Come join in the discussion; grow in Christ! Sorry, no childcare provided at this time.

For those wishing to spend more time in prayer, we invite you to join us every Sunday morning at 9 a.m.

The church is located at 106 S. 9th St, behind the Family Dollar Store. For more information call (928) 635-1597.

Jehovah's Witnesses

The Jehovah's Witnesses warmly welcome you to their weekly Bible meetings:

• Sunday - Bible discourse, 10 a.m.; Watchtower study, Matthew 6:10.

• Thursday - Theocratic Ministry School, Congregation Bible Study, service meeting, 7:30 p.m., John 6:45.

All meetings are held at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 5495 N. Sunset Strip, and are open to the public.

Canyon Chapel - a Foursquare Church

Join us Sunday morning for our Celebration Service at 10 a.m., celebrating the abundant life and the great love that God has for all mankind. In the past Pastor Ken and others have been preaching on the core values of Canyon Chapel. We value worship as a life style, world missions, being salt and light to the world around us, fellowship, health and healing. Come and be part of what God is doing in our church family. Kids church and nursery available after the praise service.

Wednesday nights come and join the youth at Y-FORCE at 6 p.m.

Spanish Bible study is Thursday night at 6 p.m. with Children's Bible study in English at that time.

Spanish worship service this coming Sunday Noe. 3 at 6 p.m.

Tenemos estudio Biblico en espanol cada Jueves a al 6pm con estudio para los ninos en ingles. Y este Domingo, el 3 de Nov., hay servicio en espanol a las 6pm.

See you in church!

    Recently Commented     Most Viewed
Editorial: Commenting to move to Facebook
New maintenance coordinator at Williams Airport
Williams School Board Candidates face off in candidate forum
Hunters shoot prairie dogs at Williams Elementary-Middle School
Composer Ted Nichols, known for his Scooby Doo and Flintstones scores, continues his varied musical career from his home in Williams

Article Comment Submission Form
Comments are not posted immediately. Submissions must adhere to our Use of Service Terms of Use agreement. The email and phone info you provide will not be visible to the public.Rambling or nonsensical comments may not be posted. Comments are limited to 1300 characters or less. In order for us to reasonably manage this feature we may limit your comment entries to five(5) per day.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

Advanced Search

HSE - We want to hear from you
Find more about Weather in Williams, AZ
Click for weather forecast

Find It Features Blogs Milestones Submit Extras Other Publications
Home | Classifieds | Place an Ad | Public Notices | Galleries | Opinions | Obituaries | Contact Us | Subscribe | e-newsletter | RSS | Site Map
LB - Superior Propane

© Copyright 2016 Western News&Info, Inc.® Williams-Grand Canyon News is the information source for Williams, Arizona and surrounding communities. Original content may not be reprinted or distributed without the written permission of Williams GC Newspapers Inc. Williams News Online is a service of Williams GC Newspapers Inc. By using the Site, ®, you agree to abide and be bound by the site's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, which prohibit commercial use of any information on the site. Click here to submit your questions, comments or suggestions. Williams News Online is a proud publication of Western News&Info Inc.® All Rights Reserved.

Software © 1998-2016 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved