Sunday, October 20 @ 3 p.m. – Autumn Gathering: Games, trivia, music & more (Parish Hall)
Friday – Sunday, October 25-27 – Diocesan Convention, Des Moines
Sunday, October 27 @ 11 a.m. – Holy Eucharist (Parish Hall), Livestreamed from Des Moines
Sunday, October 6 @ 2 p.m. – Blessing of the Animals
Sunday, September 15 @ 9 a.m. – Chuldren’s Chapel begins
Sunday, August 25 @ 2 p.m. – East Chapter Meeting @ Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Davenport
Tuesday Evening Prayer – weekly in June & July beginning June 4 @ 5 p.m. in the chapel, followed by social time
Sunday, June 9 – The Day of Pentecost – Everyone encouraged to WEAR RED for the Holy Spirit, the birthday of the Church, and to celebrate our unity in Christ.
HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE
Palm Sunday, April 14 @ 8 & 9:30 a.m. – Liturgy of the Palms and Holy Eucharist
Wednesday in Holy Week, April 17 @ 11 a.m. – Holy Eucharist in the chapel
Maundy Thursday, April 18 @ 5 p.m. – Holy Eucharist and Stripping of the Altar
Good Friday, April 19 – Community Stations of the Cross held @ First United Presbyterian Church @ 12 – 2 & 4 – 6 p.m.
Easter Sunday, April 21 @ 8 & 9:30 a.m. – Festive Holy Eucharist with Easter egg hunt for young people following the service
Tuesday, April 9 @ 4 p.m. – PLANNING MEETING WITH BISHOP FOR ENGAGING ALL DISCIPLES EVENT – with St. Mark’s, Maquoketa and St. John’s, Dubuque
Ash Wednesday, March 6; March 20; April 3 & 17 @ 9:30 a.m. – Lenten Book Study (Holy Solitude: Lenten Reflections with Saints, Hermits, Prophets, and Rebels, by The Rev. Heidi Haverkamp)
- Sunday, March 3 – The Rev. Heidi Haverkamp (www.heidihaverkamp.net), Guest Preacher
- Sunday, January 27 – Christian Unity Prayer Service @ 3 p.m.
- Sunday, January 27, 2019 – Annual Meeting @ 10:30 a.m.
- Sunday, December 2 – WINTER SCHEDULE RESUMES – One Service @ 9 a.m.
- All Parish Christmas Party – Wednesday, December 5 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Come enjoy food, drink & friendship in the Parish Hall
- Fall 2018 Bible Study – The Letter of Paul to the Galatians–2nd & 4th Wednesdays @ 9:30 a.m.
- Tuesday, November 20 – Thanksgiving Week Holy Eucharist @ 11 a.m. Followed by All Parish Luncheon
- Blessing of the Animals on the Feast Day of St. Francis – October 7 @ 2 p.m. in the church garden (indoors if raining)
- June & July 2018 – Bible & Brew (Sunday Lectionary Preview) @ Local Restaurants and Pubs
- Saturday, April 28 – Growing Iowa Leaders with Bishop Scarfe @ St. Mark’s Church, Maquoketa – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- Annual Meeting & Catered Brunch – January 28, 2018
- Christian Unity Service – January 21, 2018
- Blue Christmas Service – December 12 @ 5 p.m.November 22 – Thanksgiving Eve Eucharist & Parish Lunch
October 8, 2017 – Blessing of the Animals
July 8, 2017 – Installation and Welcoming of New Rector
Christ Church hosted the Episcopal Diocese of Iowa’s East Chapter meeting on August 27.
Christ Church held its Community Impact fundraiser at Pizza Ranch on August 14.
Christ Episcopal Church hosted Lifeline Screening on March 3rd.
37 participants were screened. The Lifeline team found one person with significant findings in the carotid artery, and they were advised to follow up with their physician.
Unity Service January 22
Christ Episcopal Church hosted the Clinton Ministerial Association’s Christian Unity Service on January 22.
The theme was how we erect walls which hinder community and unity. Some of the stones in the wall were discrimination, intolerance, abuse of power, isolation, and pride.
United Music Ministry performs December 4
Christ Church decorated for Christmas