Upcoming Events at Christ Church
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Youth Mission Trip Registration If you are looking for a cool adventure for your middle school or high school student this summer, the Christ Church Youth Mission Trip could be the answer. The trip takes them to Louisville, KY, June 30-July 5 to participate in a YouthWorks ministry to children and seniors. And there will be plenty of time for fun and to get to know one another. Contact Ted Hagan as soon as possible via email or call him at 248.755.1655.
Reading with the Heart: Study as a Spiritual Practice Mondays, June 24-August 12, 6:30 to 8pm. The Christ Church Spirituality Center presents a prayer and discussion group featuring study of Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life by Richard Rohr, OFM. This short, but significant, book has become very popular for its enlightened spiritual perspective for those in or entering the second half of life. Rohr is a highly praised and a well-regarded Christian contemplative and writer. Registration Form
Bon Voyage Concert Tuesday, July 23 at 7pm. The Choir of Men and Girls present selections from their upcoming tour to England. Freewill offering.
Chair Yoga Class Wednesdays, 11:30am-12:30pm. Men and women of all skill levels are invited to attend this class lead by certified yoga instructor Heidi Jumisco in the Undercroft. $5 per class.
Alzheimer's Support Group All who are coping with the challenges of Alzheimer's disease and dementia are welcome to attend this group at any time to find comfort and practical help. The group meets Thursday, June 20, 6:30-8pm (every third Thursday) in the Undercroft.
Guild of the Christ Child Needs Volunteers We're looking for volunteers for Guild of the Christ Child. The Guild is a ministry to families who are planning a Baptism. It also makes a personalized Baptismal banner for each candidate. Basic sewing skills are helpful, but not necessary. Please contact Liz Johnson if you would like to join this team.
Nursery caregivers needed During the 10am service and fellowship time following the service, the church provides nursery care for children up to 3 years old. Nursery care is also provided during some special events. We are currently seeking individuals to work in the nursery on a contingent basis, to cover times that the nursery caregivers are not available. This is a paid position. For more information, contact Maryann DeAngelo.
Adopt-a-Garden We're looking for parishioners who will maintain a church garden bed for the growing season (April-November). Responsibilities include weeding, deadheading flowers, picking up litter or trimming dead or broken branches at least once a month during the season. Sign-up sheets and the garden map are in the lobby. Specific instructions and training if desired provided after sign up. If you have questions, please contact George Sutton or Candy Sweeny.
Altar Flower Memorials Donations for altar flowers in memory of or in thanksgiving for your loved ones are welcome at any time. Mail checks made payable to Christ Church (memo line: Altar Guild) to the church office. The suggested contribution is $60. Call the parish office if you have questions.