June 27, 2019   
This Sunday at Christ Church 

8:00AM Holy Eucharist at 
Church On the Hill   
9:30AM Summer Worship at 
Maple Street Park

If the weather turns bad, the 9:30AM service will occur at the Church on the Hill 784 Sheridan Rd.  Just look for our sandwich boards in front of the church and at the entrance to the park.    

Office Closed July 4 
in observance of Independence Day
Parish News
We're at it again! Rummage is executing another Estate Sale -  Doors are opening early for Friends & Family Today, June 27 from 1:00 - 2:30PM.
Rummage is hosting an Estate Sale at 328 Linden in Winnetka on June 28 from 9:00AM - 2:00PM and June 29 from 10:00AM - 1:00PM.  The offerings include a beautiful selection of silver, crystal, art, garden supplies, furniture, and more. Cash or checks only please. 50% of all Sales will be donated back to Rummage for distribution via Benevolence Grants. For more information, please email Annie Adams at   rummage@christchurchwinnetka.org.
Julio Martin Elected Bishop Coadjutor of Southeast Mexico
Bishop-elect to visit diocesan convention in November
Photo: Anglican Communion News Service
The Anglican Communion News Service reports that the Rev. Julio Martin, a Mexican-born priest in the Church of Canada, has been  elected as the coadjutor bishop of Southeast MexicoHe will be consecrated on September 21, 2019. 

"Martin, who has served in the Anglican Church of Canada for the past 10 years, said he is looking forward to returning to Mexico to take up the new role,"   reports ACNS.

We are hoping that both Bishop Benito and Bishop-Elect Martin will be able to visit the annual convention of the Diocese of Chicago in November.  The diocese has had a companion relationship with the Diocese of Southeast Mexico  since 2001.
Update Contact Info for Christ Church Alumni
If you or your child is a young adult (20's-30's), please complete this survey. Nadia Stefko and Megan Miller would like to plan a summer social gathering with Christ Church alumni living in the Chicago area, but we need to know how to get in touch with them! Thanks for your help!

Book Group Still Meeting!

Are some of your groups going on summer hiatus, and you're looking for new things to do? Look no further than Book Group which is still going strong! We are reading  The Time is Now by nun, author and speaker Joan Chittister, one of our favorites. We LOVE this book. It's not too late to jump in and join us in learning about Joan's vision for prophetic spirituality. We will be meeting July 2.

We meet on Tuesdays, 1:00-2:00 in the McClain Room. If you have questions please contact Susie Sprowl.
Youth & Children's News 
Youth Survey
Please help us update our youth records by completing this form for any child entering 5th through 12th grade. Having up-to-date contact information for youth and parents helps us stay in touch and get the word out about events. Click here to complete the survey:  Youth Survey Link
Opportunities to Serve
Please consider serving/cooking for
A Just Harvest on Tuesday, July 9
(5:00PM - 7:00PM)
Christ Church serves twice a month at A Just Harvest, a community kitchen, in Rogers Park, serving dinner 365 days a year to anyone in need. This is a great family opportunity to "reach out."  We need cooks (done in your home), servers, and people to provide milk, fruit, and salad each time we are "on deck."   
This Week at Christ Church
Thursday, June 27 Start Time End Time Location
Rummage Sorting 9:15 AM 11:30 AM Schroeder Building
Monday, June 30
Holy Eucharist - 784 Sheridan Rd 8:00 AM
Holy Eucharist - Maple Street Park 9:30 AM 11:00 AM Maple Street Park
Tuesday, July 2
Centering Prayer 2:00 PM 3:00 PM Church House - Lea Room
Wednesday, July 3
Wednesday Playgroup  9:30 AM 11:00 AM McClain Room 
Thursday, July 4
Independence Day - Office Closed
Pastoral Care
If you are facing illness, a life transition or challenging circumstances, please contact one of our clergy. We are available when you  nee d us for a hospital, home, or office visit. Christ Church has many lay volunteers who also provide meals and rides as needed. Please reach out to the clergy through the office at (847) 446-2850, or on their cell phones:
Thursday Weekly News - Deadline is Tuesday at Noon  
Email Rena Kowalski at rena@christchurchwinnetka.org 

Sunday Bulletin Announcements - Deadline is Tuesday at Noon
To have information listed in Sunday's Bulletin, send to Charlotte McGee charlotte@christchurchwinnetka.org.

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Christ Church Episcopal
Worship: Church on the Hill
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