Desert Springs Church opens a Gilbert campus

Desert Springs Church •of Chandler opened a Gilbert campus Oct. 20. The Assemblies of God church meets at 10 a.m. Sundays at Cooley Middle School, 1100 S. Recker Road in Gilbert. Its established campus in Chandler will remain open. 480-726-0399.
By Tom Blodgett

Editor, Gilbert

Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent more than 30 years in journalism in Arizona and joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2018 to launch the Gilbert edition. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he served as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 2005-19 and remains editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.