Justice Ministry and ICARE

ICARE Justice Ministry at Christ Episcopal Church is thriving as we seek to “do justice, love mercy, and walk humbly with our God” (Micah 6:8). We have established six different teams of over forty justice ministry network members. During 2020-21, these parishioners...

ICARE Justice Ministry

The ICARE Justice Ministry at Christ Church has been holding listening sessions with parishioners during the months of September and October. In these sessions we ask, “What keeps you up at night? What worries you about your community?” Thirty-seven sister...

Standing in the Gap

Reflection for ICARE Board Meeting, March 30, 2020 From Fr. Keith Oglesby A reading from the Hebrew prophets: “I looked for someone among them who would build up the wall and stand before me in the gap on behalf of the land so I would not have to destroy it, but I...

Inherited Trauma

By Ruth Deen “Yea though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death”   Psalm 23 On July 4,1930, my father was three years old. Late morning, his mother was making potato salad in preparation for the holiday. He was outside playing with his two older brothers,...

Save The Dates

from Fr. Keith Oglesby What do you do when there is something important coming up in your life? A wedding, a graduation, a special birthday or anniversary party, or some other event? Most of us will send out a “save the date” to our friends and family to be sure they...