Pastor's Blog
An Audacious Claim
Naming our kids was an experience. When JoLynn was pregnant with our second daughter Amanda, we got a piece of mail addressed to Jo L. Cooley. Joelle, I thought, what a terrific name! JoLynn liked Amanda better. And the winner is…
Joelle got second place. Middle name. So, I still use it sometimes.
Joelle, Amanda, they are good normal names. But, Mighty God—what kind of name is that? read more
December 2017 Events
Youth Calendar
AnchorYouth Year End Schedule
December 10: Baptism Class & Christmas Party (see below)
December 17: Regular AnchorYouth (1:50 - 4:00pm)
December 24: No AnchorYouth (Christmas Eve)
December 31: No AnchorYouth (New Year's Eve)
January 7: First AnchorYouth of 2018 and back to regular schedule! (1:50 - 4:00pm)
There will be no AnchorYouth groups on these following dates:
November 26 (Thanksgiving)
December 24 (Christmas Eve)
December 31 (New Year's Eve)
February 4 (Super Bowl Sunday)
The Children's Ministry is looking for two new team members to share Jesus with our children on Sunday mornings. If you are interested contact Diana Tipton at 
AnchorPoint University
Sign-up on Sunday
Child Dedication
January 7th, 8:30a, Pastor Dan's office
Upcoming Events
All Walk to the Manger gift's should be returned to church on Sunday, December 10th.
Please wrap your gifts and tape the tag on the bottom of the package. The outreach team
will be hosting a special dinner for 14 Care Net families on December 15th, and
will shower them with all your gifts.
  • A friend
  • White Elephant Gift ($5 limit/person)
  • Favorite Christmas treat
Where: AnchorPoint South side parking lot
Wear: Favorite Christmas "outfit" and Santa hat
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Upcoming classes at AnchorPoint
Attention AnchorYouth: In addition to the morning class, we will also have a Baptism class for interested youth on December 10th, @12:00pm in the AnchorYouth room. (Bring a lunch with you).
Interested in short term missions? Tentative Haiti dates: 6/20 - 6/30, 2018.
Is God calling you? Curious ? Meet at the information center in the back of the worship center on
Sunday, December 10th for more information, or contact Al DerGregorian at .
  Would you prayerfully consider sponsoring a child from Haiti or Cameroon thru our new "Be the One" program.  You can choose a child or get more details in the back of the Worship Center on Sunday.
If you'd like more information about Harvest Children's Home, click here or contact
 Mark or Susan Dunn:   or .
Sunday Service   10:00 am
at 6751 Pasilla Rd NE
Rio Rancho
To date we have raised $ 60,778
We're on our Way!
Regular Weekly Giving, $11,729
Isa 9:6 (NIV2011)  For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.