Fourth Sunday after Pentecost
June 20 2021
Smith Memorial PC (USA) will meet at 9 am and El Buen Pastor PC (USA) will meet at 1030 for worship on June 20.
The Pastor will be on vacation from this Monday, June 21st through Tuesday, June 29th. Georgia Ortiz will be preaching. Margaret Franke and Georgia Ortiz will be on call for pastoral needs while Ann is on vacation. There will be no Sunday Home Worship at this time.
Judith Hert's children, Paul, Liz and Dorothy will be receiving members of the church and community at an informal session remembering Judith and her life and times in Truchas. Time: 4 pm, Wednesday, June 30 at the Christian Ed Building. Cookies and punch will be served.
Truchas Services Center will have a 4 week summer program for children ages 6-12 at the SMPC Christian Ed building. Registration will be at the TSC Library. Dates are each Thursday in July.
Rev. Dean Lews completed his baptism on June 14. Dean ministered to our churches through his participation in the Jicarita Cluster as well as through his work at Ghost Ranch and with the Presbytery's Cuba Connection. Our sympathies to Mary Ann and Dean's family.
Please send family photos or information for the website to Margaret
Here is the link to the Presbyterian Mission Yearbook of Prayer for today.
Presbytery of Santa Fe
Presbytery voted to become a Matthew 25 Presbytery with churches in our presbytery already participating and finding new mission and energy. Here is a link to learn more about Matthew 25 in PCUSA . https://www.presbyterianmission.org/ministries/matthew-25/
The Presbytery sends information on their webpage: https://santafepresbytery.org
Prayer of Joys and Concerns-
Thanks for God’s presence in places of need - Thanks for our congregations and their desire to worship and unite with each other.
- For what else are you thankful? - Continued prayers for those in our congregations who suffer from ill health.
- Prayers for our nation as we face our divisions - Prayers for those enslaved by poverty and prejudice
- Prayers for our nation and our new administration.
PHOTOS WANTED IF you want to share a photo of family or nature at worship, please send photo to Margaret firstname.lastname@example.org. I will upload and post so we can see each other!! Layla sent a beautiful rainbow photo!!
Ann and Larry
Address for Ann and Larry: 3471 Cerrillos Rd., T6 Santa Fe NM 87507
New Mailing address: 3201 Zafarano Dr. Suite C #343, Santa Fe, NM 87507
Phone numbers: Ann cell (520) 730-8943 Larry (520)730-2932
Email for Ann: ; email@example.com ; firstname.lastname@example.org
+ The Taize group worships in spirit Wednesdays at 6 pm. If you would like to join us in your own home please email Patricia at email@example.com. To receive songs, scripture and prayers for our worship each week.
Presbytery of Santa Fe Worship while at home
This week the service will be live streamed on YouTube. You can also go on YouTube later to see the recorded service.
A suggestion from Presbytery: at the church hour, call someone from your church and share the Passing of the Peace.
Sharon Adee is now settled in at her home in Manhattan, KS.
You can write to Sharon at her new address:
5755 Pheasant Ridge Road Manhattan KS 66502
Her phone number is785-341-4407 This is a new number for Sharon.
Dates to Remember
Our Congregational concerns Be sure to check the church program under links.
Prayer requests: Pastor Ann is asking members to call or email her with any prayer requests which you may have.
Remember our homebound elderly:
Keep Lovia and Orlando in your prayers.
Smith Memorial United Presbyterian Church, Truchas, New Mexico
(Truchas is Spanish for trout)
Session Members: Elders Clara Vigil, Cindy Vigil and Darlene Montoya.
Deacons: Ernesto Martinez, Patricia Putnam and Leandro Cordova
Session meets monthly.