Thirty Day Groups

Thirty Days of Prayer This Fall we will be running a program based on the book “Moment by Moment; a retreat in every day life” When we hear the word “retreat” we may have all sorts of reactions. Do I have to go somewhere? Will it be boring? Will someone judge me? Can...

Quick eyed love

A few weeks ago, as I was wondering whether writing a daily meditation throughout Lent was really such a good idea, someone suggested to me that I use my photographs instead. This change of view from words to images has been good for me and pairing up pictures and the...

Watch Our Sermons

We get it. Sometimes life happens and you can’t make it to church on Sunday. Or you worship at one service but you don’t want to miss the others. We’ve got you covered! Here are the most recent sermons from the clergy at Christ Episcopal Church Ponte...

why run…..?

I was having a conversation with my son, who is in College, a couple of weeks ago. We were talking about being half way through things and that making them much easier. As we both run I gave the example of running two miles. Sometimes, somewhere around that half mile...

Miserable sinners?

Someone commented to me that they really did not think they were dust and did not like it. I get it, the words seem harsh and unremitting. “You are dust and to dust you shall return”, said solemnly as a goop of black stuff hits your forehead. Now,...

Lenten Offerings

                    Silence as a Spiritual Practice Sat., March 24, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Center for Spirituality on San Pablo Road Cathy Fields, Shalem-trained spiritual director, will facilitate, offering insights on the gifts of silence and how to bring more of it into...