Recap: An Exciting Week at VBS & Sewing Camp

Recap: An Exciting Week at VBS & Sewing Camp

Over 120 kids took part in this wonderful, weeklong extravaganza full of games, Bible stories, singing, videos, science experiments, and of course, snack time. Each activity highlighted the message and theme of this year’s VBS, God is good! The planning started way...
Mental Health Minute: On The BORDER

Mental Health Minute: On The BORDER

Borderline Personality Disorder is an often misdiagnosed, vague, but relatively common mental illness.  About 1 in 20 individuals will live with this condition and never really have a defining reason for its characteristics.  The following list of symptoms gives you...
Bishop’s Letter: A New Song

Bishop’s Letter: A New Song

From the front of the room at the 32nd Grand Canyon Synod Assembly this past weekend, I had an overwhelming sense of Holy Spirit’s presence. Friends greeting one another by name. New faces sparking conversation. Volunteers and staff serving with pride. While we spoke...
Mission Camp Recap!

Mission Camp Recap!

What good are a bunch of kids anyway? 6:30 a.m. Yes, you read that correctly. The first volunteer arrived on Monday morning, and Tanque Verde Lutheran Church’s (TVLC) week of Youth Mission Day Camp officially began. After the first middle school student arrived, a...
Shop for a Cause

Shop for a Cause

Are you an Amazon shopper? Would you be interested in benefiting a charity of your choice while shopping on Amazon? Now your Amazon purchases can benefit organizations like Tanque Verde Lutheran Church! So far, Tanque Verde Lutheran Church has received a quarterly...