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ITL – Kim Kirschner “Institute for Better Education” 12/6/20

This week’s “Into the Light” guest is Kim Kirschner. Kim serves as the Executive Director of the Institute for Better Education (IBE). IBE is an Arizona non-profit school tuition organization and serves as a repository and distributor for Arizona tax credit donations marked for private schools. Through IBE, students receive scholarships helping them attend Christian schools throughout Arizona.

Ph. # (520) 512-5438

Institute for Better Education Website

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ITL – Wayne Ballard “Grace Church Chino Valley” 11/29/20

Our guest, this week, is Pastor Wayne Ballard of Grace Church in Chino Valley, AZ. They are located at 2010 S Highway 89, Chino Valley, AZ 86323. They meet on Sundays at 8; 9:30; and 11 AM.

Ph. # (928) 636-2949

Grace Church Website

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ITL – Mike Ferlazzo “New Life Christian Church” 11/22/20

This week’s guest is Mike Ferlazzo, Senior Pastor of New Life Christian Church. The  purpose of New Life Campus Ministry is to reach out to college students. If you are interested in a Bible Study, or attending one of the church services, please call 928-774-9654

New Life Christian Church Website

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ITL – Mark Leuning “Canyon Chapel Flagstaff” 11/15/20

This week’s guest is Pastor Mark Leuning with Canyon Chapel. They are located at 1919 N. Fourth St.; Flagstaff, AZ 86004. Worship Service is at 10 am on Sundays.

Ph.# (928) 362-8481

Email: office@canyonchapel.org

Canyon Chapel Flagstaff Website

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ITL – Lisa Brownlie “Agape House of Prescott” 11/8/20

This week’s guest is Lisa Brownlie, of Discipleship Director at Agape House of Prescott. They exist to provide long-term transitional housing for families who are currently without a home. The month of November is Homeless Awareness Month.

Ph. # 928-910-1089

Agape House of Prescott Website

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ITL – Monica Foos “Flagstaff Family Food Center” 11/1/20

This week’s guest is Monica Foos, Executive Director, Flagstaff Family Food Center: Food Bank and Kitchen.

Ph. # 928-526-2211

Flagstaff Family Food Center Website

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ITL – Kathie Knapp “Sunshine Rescue Mission” 10/25/20

This week’s guest is Kathie Knapp, Executive Director of Hope Cottage/ Sunshine Rescue Mission. She will discuss impacts of the Mission during this Covid epidemic.

Address: 124 S. San Francisco Street

Tel: 928-774-3512

Email: srmoffice@srm-hc.org

Sunshine Rescue Mission & Hope Cottage Website

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ITL – Colby Freeman “VCC Cottonwood” 10/18/20

This week’s guest is Colby Freeman, Youth Pastor at Verde Community Church located at 102 S Willard St in Cottonwood, Arizona. Their worship service is at 9:30 am on Sundays. Youth groups meet on Wednesday and Sunday evenings.

Ph. (928) 634-3645

Verde Community Church Cottonwood Website

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ITL – Wes Cates “The Corner” 10/11/2020

This week’s guest is Pastor Wes Cates, Student & College Ministries Pastor at Christ’s Church of Flagstaff. Wes will be sharing information about the CCoF’s new outreach ministry to NAU, “The Corner” located at 525 S. San Francisco, Flagstaff, AZ 86001. You can visit them on Facebook@TheCornerFlagstaff

Ph. (928) 522-0462

Christ’s Church of Flagstaff Website

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ITL – Steve Francis “Mountaintop Christian Fellowship” 10/4/2020

This week’s guest is Pastor Steve Francis of Mountain Top Christian Fellowship of Prescott. Mountain Top’s office is located at 660 6th Street, Prescott, AZ 86301.

Ph#. (928) 925-1785

Email: office@mountaintopchristianfellowship.org

Mountaintop Christian Fellowship Website

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Give The Gift of Warmth

Every winter lives are lost in Northern Arizona due to extreme weather conditions.
One warm item can save a life!

Help us gather warm items (new and gently used jackets and coats, blankets, sleeping bags and new socks) to provide warmth for those in need in Northern AZ this season.

Contact Arizona Shine if you would like to become a sponsor or drop-off location.

Prescott Area Drop-Off Locations:

Olsen’s Grain– 711 Elrod Rd., Prescott.  928-445-1664.  Hours:  Weekdays, 8am-6pm; Saturdays, 8am-5pm.  Closed Sundays. 


    Olsen’s Grain – Hwy 89, North of Rd. 1, Chino Valley.  928-636-2321.  Hours:  Weekdays, 8am – 5:30pm; Saturdays, 8am-5pm.  Closed Sundays.



Ace Hardware, 1395 AZ-89, Chino Valley.  928-636-4401.  Hours:  Mon.-Fri., 7am-6pm; Sat.-Sun, 8am-5pm.  



Totally Floored, 2710 N. Glassford Hill, Prescott Valley.  928-458-5613.  Hours:  M-F, 9-5.  Closed weekends.


        Life Connections Pregnancy Resource & Referral


   7875 E Florentine Rd., Prescott Valley.  800-712-4357.  Hours:  Tuesday and Wednesday, 10am-4pm, Thursday, 10am-6pm.  Closed Sunday, Monday and Friday.




Flagstaff Drop-Off Locations:


  Olsen’s Grain – 2250 S. Steves, Flagstaff.  928-522-0568.  Hours:  Mon-Sat., 9am-6pm.  Closed Sundays.  


Babbitt Ford – 11 N Verde St., Flagstaff.  928-774-5063.  Hours:  Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm.  Closed Weekends. 



Odegaard’s Sewing Center – 2109 N 4th St., Ste 3, Flagstaff.  928-774-2331.  Hours:  Mon-Fri, 8am-5:30pm, Sat., 9am-5:30pm.  Closed Sundays.  





           Foothills Bank of Flagstaff – 1750 S Woodlands Village Blvd., Flagstaff.  928-635-7260.  Hours:  Mon-Thurs, 9am-5pm; Fri 9am-5pm.  Closed weekends.





Flagstaff Collision Center – 5100 N Test Dr, Flagstaff.  928-543-9300.  Hours:  Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.  Closed weekends.  




You can also drop off at our partners who will be distributing all donated items:  


    Yavapai Territorial Gospel Rescue Mission

602 Lincoln Ave., Prescott.  928-443-8779.  Hours:  Mon-Sat,  10am-5pm.  Sundays 2pm-5pm.  




 124 S San Francisco St., Flagstaff.  928-774-3512.  Call for hours.




190 N 2nd St., Flagstaff. 928-526-2211. Call for hours.

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ITL – Daniel Williamson “Church for the Nations” Flagstaff 9/27/20

This week’s guest is Daniel Williamson, Pastor of Church For The Nations – Flagstaff. This ministry meets at 755 N Bonito, Flagstaff AZ 86001.

Email: keely@cftnflag.com

Ph. (928) 714-1170

Church for the Nations Flagstaff Website

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ITL – JT Schulze “Starting Point Church” 9/20/20

This week’s guest is Pastor J T Schulze of Starting Point Church of Prescott Valley, AZ. They are located at the Gateway Mall, 3106 Gateway Boulevard, Prescott, AZ 86303 (next to Pier One).

Ph. (928) 288-2480

Starting Point Church Website

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Faith: The Competitive Edge

Arizona Shine is pleased to present:

Jeff Kennedy

“Faith: The Competitive Edge” – hosted by veteran Arizona broadcaster, Jeff Kennedy. Jeff will talk with fellow Christian athletes – many from the Cardinals, Diamondbacks, Suns and other Arizona teams. This fun new show will explore athletics and faith through compelling stories and interviews with athletes who give their all to the glory of God.

Join us on Monday and Wednesday evenings at 8:30 PM!

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ITL – Andrew Gutierrez “Canyon Bible Church Prescott” 9/13/20

This week’s guest is Pastor Andrew Gutierrez of Canyon Bible Church of Prescott. Canyon Bible Church’s office is located at 122 N. Cortez Street, Suite 317, Prescott AZ 86301.

Ph. (928) 237-9520

Canyon Bible Church Prescott Website

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ITL – Jason Price “Prescott Christian Church” 9/6/20

This weekend, our guest is Pastor Jason Price of Prescott Christian Church. This ministry is located at: 501 S Senator Highway in Prescott.

Ph. 928-445-0680

Prescott Christian Church Website

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ITL – Sue Szot “Operation Christmas Child” 8/30/20

Our guest this week, Sue Szot, directs the efforts of Operation Christmas Child in Yavapai County. Operation Christmas Child provides God’s love in a tangible way to children in need around the world, and together with the local church worldwide, it shares the Good News of Jesus Christ.

Be sure to join Alex with Operation Christmas Child where he will talk about the upcoming season. This will be a Zoom meeting on Sept 17th at 6:30pm, turn to this web link https://samaritanspurse.zoom.us/j/92907827336

If you would like more information on how you can participate in Operation Christmas Child’s 2020 efforts, please contact them at:


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ITL – Garrett Shelp “Christ’s Church of Flagstaff” 8/9/20

This week’s guest is Garrett Shelp, Student & College Pastor at Christ’s Church of Flagstaff. During our visit, Garrett will be sharing ways the Covid 19 outbreak has touched his family, impacted CCoF’s student and college ministry, and ways CCoF is responding to these challenges.

Ph. # 928-522-0462

Christ’s Church of Flagstaff Website

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ITL – Brian Snyder “Lifeline Mission” 8/2/20

This week’s guest is Brian Snyder, Arizona Mission Director of Lifeline Christian Mission in Winslow, Arizona. This vital ministry is located at 502 Airport Road, Winslow, AZ, 86047

Ph#: 928-289-9221

Lifeline Mission Website

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ITL – Mark Smith “Grace Community Church” 7/26/20

This week’s guest is Pastor Mark Smith of Grace Community Church. While they normally meet for worship on Sundays at Sinagua Middle School on Butler Avenue at 10:00 a.m., due to the Covid 19 Pandemic be sure to check their website for new options.

Pastor Mark can be contacted during the week at Grace’s office – 5200 E Cortland Blvd., Suite A17, Flagstaff, 86004.

Email: grace@allaboutgrace.com

Ph#: 928-774-8091

Grace Community Church Website

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