Outreach

Parishioners’ generosity overflows at CEC

December 8, 2014

Donations of toys, clothing and food are waiting to make Christmas happier for others. You can still help! Watch the video!

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Brightening the holidays with annual Toy Drive

November 19, 2014

Your generous donations touch the hearts of hundreds of children in our area.

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Celebrating Advent at Christ Church

November 14, 2014

Advent is the season of waiting, watching,┬álistening, and quiet attentiveness. We wait once more for the birth of Jesus as we yearn day by day for Jesus to be born in us again. We listen to John the Baptist telling us to prepare the way. We hear Mary declaring her quiet “Yes” to the Angel […]

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Outreach Grant Applications available

November 13, 2014

The mission of the Outreach Ministry of Christ Episcopal Church is to assist those who minister to the most vulnerable in our community, our nation and the world. We identify ways parishioners can provide hands-on service and encourage participation. We also make small grants, typically $10,000 or less, for programs that address basic needs, and […]

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Mission trip to Cuba

November 1, 2014

Next week, seven parishioners will be headed to Cuba for a special mission trip with our companion church, El Buen Pastor (Church of the Good Shepherd.) Debbie Hardegree, one of the coordinators of the mission trip to Cuba, shared some of their plans “This trip has several goals. As always, we hope to share Christian […]

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Youth Mission Trip to Bolivia – Day 9

July 25, 2014

Throughout this adventurous journey, God has worked in mysterious ways. This is a week none of us will ever forget … at least I won’t! We came on this trip to change many people’s lives in Bolivia; yet, they changed us. I now see life so differently than when we left. You come to appreciate […]

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Youth Mission Trip to Bolivia – Day 8

July 25, 2014

This morning we began our travels back home to the United States. Our first two flights departing from Cochabamba and La Paz have both gone smoothly with little delay or troubles in the airports. All of us were sad to say our final goodbyes to all of the wonderful people that we have met on […]

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Youth Mission Trip to Bolivia – Day 7

July 24, 2014

Today we attended morning reflection with the children of Amistad. Together we sang hymns and listened to the readings for the day. The gospel lesson today told the story of the sower planting seeds on different types of soil, mirroring the Word of God being received by different types of people. This story taught us […]

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