If you knit or crochet and wish to be a part of the team that knits or crochets these shawls, please contact Nancy  at 

These shawls are given to shut-ins, someone grieving a loss, hospitalized, etc. If you know of someone, please contact Pastor Mark at the church office at   

Circle of Healing

The Circle of Healing provides services and resources to homeless or low income/at risk yout (K-12th grade), parents and elderly in the Phoenix area.  Each month we provide goods that support and give hope to these familes.  Any donations can be dropped off at The Pathway Center or contact   for pick-up.  

Salvation Army Food Collection

The first Sunday of the month is when the food collection takes place.  Place non-perishables in the Narthex cabinet located in the hallway by the Fellowship Hall. The donation box for clothing and small household goods is located in the northwest corner of the church parking lot.

Blood Pressure Check

The second Sunday of each month there is a free blood pressure check in the Narthex area.

Spring Food Drive

This event takes place in April.

Thanksgiving Turkey Drive

This event takes place in November.  In 2018, we  collected enough donations of frozen turkeys and checks from our members, friends and Sun Lakes residents to provide AZCEND (The Chandler Food Bank) with 300 turkeys for distribution to Chandler families who struggle to put food on their tables.   

Operation Christmas Child

This event takes place in November.  In 2018, Risen Savior packed 579 shoeboxes and donated over $1,000.  You have helped to spread the message of Jesus to millions of children around the world. THANK YOU!!

Community Christmas Concert

This event takes place in December.  Admission is two cans of food and all donations go to the Chandler Food Bank.