"The Lord is my strength and shield." - Psalm 28:7

With Hurricane Florence upon us, we are concerned for your safety, join you in praying for all those affected by the storm, and invite you to help others through Episcopal Relief & Development .

Given the recent forecast, we have every expectation of gathering for worship this weekend and will notify everyone through Realm if any changes are made.

Please note the office will be closed on Friday and the Saturday's Men's Breakfast has been cancelled. Please see below for more updates.


Saturday, Sept. 15
Worship at 5 PM

Sunday, Sept. 16
Worship & Children's Sunday School at 9:00 AM
Clergy Forum at 10:00 AM
Worship & Children's Chapel at 11:00 AM
Open House at the Garage at 6:00 PM

If gatherings are cancelled due to inclement weather or loss of power, updates will be sent through Realm. Your safety is of utmost importance. Please use caution when planning to attend church gatherings.
Sunday Morning Forums start this Sunday
 Starting this Sunday, we will gather for worship on Sunday mornings at 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM to provide a long-sought adult education time between the services.

Our first Sunday Forum is this Sunday, September 16 at 10:00 AM . Rev. Richard will help us all dive into our understanding of Faith Formation with: Formation: Going Deeper than Education.”

September 23, 10:00 AM “Giving and Receiving Pastoral Care: Our Community of Hope” with Rev. Darren Steadman, Kate Ainsworth-Bowles and Robert Nicol.

September 30, 10:00 AM “How we use God’s Assets for God’s Mission” with Rev. Shirley Smith Graham.

No sign-up required—just join us in the Parlor as you’re able!
Starting Tuesday, September 18, learn more about the Episcopal tradition in "E-101"
Are you one of the half of Episcopalians who grew up in another faith tradition and would like to know more about the Episcopal Church? Or are you a cradle Episcopalian with un-examined questions about why we do and say the things we do? Come join Episcopal 101, a study on the basics of what it means to be an Episcopalian.

This classic CCE course will meet September 18, 25, and October 2, 9. Learn more about all things Episcopal & Anglican with Rev. Richard.

And make plans to dive deeper still in a *new* E-201 course — no prerequisite required! E-201 begins November 20. Learn more, find your book, & sign up now in Realm Events.

If you are doubting, welcome!
If you are hurting, welcome!
If you are angry at injustice, welcome!
If you are afraid but longing to let go, welcome!
If you feel far from home, welcome!
The Beloved will meet you here.

Gather with us on Saturday afternoons for a special webcast series with inspirational teacher, Fr. Richard Rohr!

Join us Saturday afternoons before worship for the Conspire Webcast Series -- contemplative teachings and conversation with Richard Rohr and others. Through webcast, we’ll listen and share, let go and receive. You’ll leave with an open heart, mind, and body! We’ll meet at 3:30 PM in the Parlor on September 22 & 29, October 6 & 27, and November 3 & 10. Learn more in Realm Events. No need to pre-register — join as you are able.
Garage Student Ministries Open House this Sunday
All youth families, make plans to join us for our “Open House at the Garage” fall kickoff event on Sunday, September 16 from 6:00-7:30 PM. Come and hear all about our 2018-2019 program year and how to get your student involved. We’ll enjoy live music from the Garage Youth Worship Team; free cookout and ice cream; fun group games; family fun photo booth; information packets; and more! If the weather prevents us from gathering, we will notify you through Realm.
1 day. 4 sites. All ages. The CCE One Build is your chance to do something good for others!

On Saturday, October 13, all are invited to gather for an inter-generational day of service. Our Children's, Youth, and Missions & Outreach ministries are joining together to serve Habitat for Humanity, Richmond. Folks of all ages-- and we mean ALL ages! -- are invited to participate at 1 of 4 service sites, including Christ Church.

Join us for our Annual Missions & Outreach Fundraiser!
Fall Kids Clothing & Toy Consignment Sale
September 22
7:30-11:30 am
12-1:30 pm half-priced
1:30-2 pm 75% off
Church Office Reception Hours
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM, Monday-Friday
Lobby accessible
Monday-Thursday, 9:00 AM- 4:30 PM
Friday, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Always Inviting • Growing Deeper • Serving Others • Christ Church Episcopal