May 17, 2018
This Sunday at Christ Church

Join Us for the Feast of Pentecost  
(Wear Red)
Reception Today for Our Church School Leaders
Please join us after today's 9:30AM service in the McClain room to celebrate
 the hard work and dedication of our Church School Leaders!
As you make your worship plans for this Sunday morning please know that the
 Litany of Healing will only be offered at the 8:00AM service.
Parish News
The latest "2040 Question" builds on Rev. Rod Quainton's sermon on Sunday, May 6 and available here. Later, Faith & Practice featured a conversation on the subject of Evangelism and how is God active in your life? How do you tell others this good news? With that conversation as inspiration, the latest 2040 question is...When you meet a neighbor, how do you share your experience of Christ Church? 
Tell us your thoughts via this link or via the Prevost Cloister box. 
Direct your questions or interest in contributing to the 2040 Committee. Peter Macey   or Molly Hufton   
Financial Condition of Our Church
In an effort to provide Christ Church Winnetka parishioners with periodic updates on the financial condition of our Church, we are now including periodic summaries of revenues and expenses in the weekly bulletin.  > Read more 
Downtown Concert to Feature Composition
by Richard Clemmitt - Friday, May 25
Richard Clemmitt's recent composition for Rod and Nanci Quainton, Meditation on an Irish Melody, will be performed later this month by the principal tubist of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Gene Pokorny. The piece, originally composed for string bass and piano, was premiered at Christ Church last January. Gene Pokorny's recital, featuring lots of beautiful music for tuba and piano, will be held Friday, May 25 at 7:30PM at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, 5545 N. Paulina Street in Chicago. The suggested donation per person at the door will be $20.
Book Room Pre-Sale - Thurs. May 31 - 7-9PM Book Room
End of school teacher gifts, summer beach reads, book club picks....we've got you covered and, we're giving you first dibs!  Please join us for a Pre-Sale in the Rummage Book Department on Thursday, May 31 from 7 - 9:00PM. There's a 50% markup; cash only, please.
Summer Rummage Sale - June 2
Please Volunteer
Help Wanted!  Eager, enthusiastic individuals are needed to round out our volunteer base for the Summer Rummage Sale, which takes place on Saturday, June 2 from 8 am - noon.  Opportunities abound for men, women and children with one, two, three or more hours to spare.  
Would love your help at the sale! Contact Rummage Director Annie Adams at

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Children & Youth Service

Opportunities to Help  
Upcoming Date: May 26 (Saturday 4:30PM - 6:30PM)  
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."   
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Youth & Children's News
CCD: Coffee, Christ, and Donuts 
Calling all high schoolers. The next CCD is Wednesday June 6, 7:15AM at the  DeBlasio home at 480 Elder Lane,Winnetka. Your host is Frances DeBlasio and maybe a surprise guest too! New Trier is just a short walk away. 

Save the Date

  • Acolyte Recognition - Sunday, June 3
  • Joe Varley - Memorial Service is Thursday, June 7 at 3PM
  • Choir Recognition &  Annual Parish Picnic Sunday, June 10
Thursday Weekly News - Deadline is Tuesday at Noon  
Email Rena Kowalski at 

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

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Christ Church Episcopal
Worship: Church on the Hill
784 Sheridan Road, Winnetka, IL

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470 Maple Street
Winnetka, IL 60093

Tel:  (847) 446-2850
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