Upcoming Events at Christ Church
Position Available Associate For Parish Life and Christian Formation. The Rector of Christ Church Grosse Pointe seeks to appoint an Associate Priest to the senior staff. Applications are now being accepted. Learn More Below
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Chirst Church Spirituality Center: View The CCSC Program Brochure
Beyond Bromance: Friendship and Growth April 15, 22, 29, May 6, 13 (5 Sessions). How do men become close? What is the importance of friendships to my growth as a man who is happy in my sense of self, in my relationships, in my activity in the world and in my spirituality? The workshop will incorporate a video, reflective writing, sharing and some role play to help you explore these questions. Consider asking a good friend to join this workshop with you! Suggested contribution - $85 or $155/pair of Bro's. For Workshop information: Ron Spann at 313.885.4841 x 113.
Music at Christ Church Grosse Pointe
Feel the spirit of classical music sung to the glory of God
Join us for another extraordinary season of Music at Christ Church.
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Easter Lessons & Carols Sunday, May 3 at 4:30pm. Choir of Men and Girls. A service of readings and music celebrating the Resurrection of our Lord. Pre-service organ recital at 4pm.
Feast of the Ascension Thursday, May 14 at 7pm. Choir of Men and Boys. Solemn Holy Eucharist celebrating the ascension of Jesus to heaven.
Mass in B minor J. S. Bach Sunday, May 17 at 4:30pm. Christ Church Chorale, Soloists, and Orchestra. Tickets: $20
Festival Eucharist Sunday, May 31 at 10am. Combined Choirs of Christ Church. Featuring Mozart’s Mass in C Major, "Trinitatis," K. 167.
Choral Evensong - Sundays at 4:30pm. The choirs offer sung prayers to God on behalf of the people of God. Free and open to the public. A reception follows the service.
- April 19 Men and Girls
- April 26 Men and Boys
- May 10 Boy Choristers
- May 30 Special Alumni Evensong - Saturday, 4:30pm. Sung by current & former choristers of the Christ Church Choirs.
- June 7 Combined Choirs with Valediction of Choristers. Pre-evensong organ recital at 4pm.
2014-2015 Program Year Our new season of Christian Formation programming has begun with Sunday School and the Rector's Forums running from 10:10 to 11am and many additional opportunities for Christian Education, Worship, Stewardship and Outreach throughout week. Read the letter from Fr. Drew
Rector's Forums are offered on Sunday mornings, 10:10 to 11am in the Undercroft (September through May) as an opportunity to live into our commitment to the lifelong process of Christian Formation. All are welcome and encouraged to attend so that we might grow in relationship with God and one another.
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Wednesdays at Christ Church Wednesdays at Christ Church provide an evening of fellowship, prayer, and learning to nourish your soul and deepen your faith. Programs for all ages are available. Childcare is open from 4:00 9:00pm on Wednesdays in the Nursery Room for all ages
October 1 through May 13
5:00 pm Evening Prayer
5:30 pm Holy Eucharist
6:00 pm Community Dinner
6:30 pm Adult and Youth Formation Classes
The Catechumenate: Forming Disciples in Christ Wednesdays, October 1 through May 13 - 6:30pm in the Undercroft. Lead by: Fr. Drew and the Clergy of Christ Church. The Catechumenate is an intensive 26-week class for adults offering formation in the basics of Christian faith and practice in the context of the Anglican tradition. Learn More
Newcomers' Class Sundays, 10:10-11:00am Are you new to Christ Church and do you want to know more? Are you interested in joining the Christ Church community? This 3-session class, offered in the fall and spring, will provide a brief introduction to life at Christ Church. Learn More
Opportunities to Serve A welcoming opportunity! Serve as a warm and friendly presence as a Front Office Receptionist. We already have some wonderful and dedicated volunteers but there are days in the week that need to be filled. Or, do you like to cook? garden? Become a Greeter? We can find a perfect match for you. For many volunteer opportunities, please contact: Maryann DeAngelo at x 107.
Memorials A great way to give thanks for our loved ones is to make an altar flower contribution in their name. The suggested contribution is $60. Contact Maryann DeAngelo to schedule a memorial.
Reserving Space for an Event In an effort to ensure that events are planned well in advance, and to eliminate scheduling conflicts, requests for room reservations must be received at least 21 days in advance of the event. Submitted forms are reviewed at the weekly staff meeting. You will be notified within 24 hours after a decision has been made. You can complete a "green" sheet HERE.
Pastoral Care Visits If you know of individuals that are housebound or in need of pastoral visits, please contact MaryAnn DeAngelo in the church office at 313.885.4841 ext. 107.
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 every third Thursday in the Undercroft.