Celebrating Confirmation, Reaffirmation and Reception

May 18, 2015

This year’s Rites of Confirmation, Reaffirmation and Reception were a celebration of commitment and love. Over 40 youth and adults came to the altar in front of The Right Reverend Samuel Johnson Howard, Bishop of Florida this past Tuesday, May 12 to be confirmed, reaffirm their faith, or to be received in the Episcopal Church. It was a very special […]

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This Week at Christ Episcopal Church: May 18 – May 24

May 17, 2015

MONDAY, MAY 18 Third Monday Solo Social – Join the Christ Church Singles Ministry for fun and fellowship at Bonefish Grill, 2400 3rd Street South, Jacksonville Beach from 5:00-7:30 p.m. Contact Alan Wade at ralanwade@att.net or 904-242-4057. Evening Prayer – Wrap up your day with Evening Prayer at 6:00 p.m. in the Chapel of the […]

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Sunday sermon ~ May 3

May 5, 2015

Rev. Rick Westbury

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Holy Week and Easter services

March 29, 2015

Holy Week For at least 17 centuries, Christians have gathered in the week preceding Easter to commemorate and participate in the final days and hours of Christ’s life. This period of time, now called Holy Week, was a deep meditation on the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem, his last meal with his disciples, his arrest, […]

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Going Deeper in Lent: Worship, formation and spirituality offerings

March 3, 2015

We invite everyone to include in their time of Lent a program of formation classes, special worship services and a series of spirituality Quiet Days and workshops offered at Christ Episcopal Church to help you enrich your spiritual path through Lent.   Special Worship Services Taize Prayer Every Wednesday in Lent, we invite you to join us for a […]

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Embracing a life of prayer

February 19, 2015

During Lent, people tend to engage in spiritually-enhancing activities that involve prayer, reading the Bible, focusing on finding the Holy in their lives, and renewing the sacredness of their relationship with God. Christ Episcopal Church offers several Lenten-specific prayer gatherings and we welcome you to join us for a time of worship, fellowship and deepening our faith. TAIZE EUCHARIST - Every Wednesday in Lent, immerse […]

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Quiet Days: Spending time with God

January 26, 2015

Modern society often makes being busy almost a saintly virtue. Never stopping is bad for us, but forcing ourselves to slow down can be difficult. Christians have known since the beginning that we need to slow down and spend time with God. If we look at Jesus as our pattern he often goes away to […]

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Epiphany Festival of Lights

December 30, 2014

The Feast of the Epiphany is a celebration of the spreading of God’s Light,  the news of his Son bringing light into the world. At Christ Church, we embrace the opportunity to create a dramatic and spiritually moving presentation. Join us on Wed., Jan. 7 at 7 p.m. in the church for the Festival of Lights celebration, an intergenerational program […]

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