Vocation

Bill WalkerCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church, This week is my three-year work anniversary at Christ Church, and the beginning of the fourth year of the Vocation Initiative that I have been overseeing. I just had the chance to talk about this work on … Read More

A Listening Life

Matt DampierCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church, This past week nearly 80 priests and deacons from our C4SO diocese gathered in Nashville for our annual clergy retreat. Like many events these days, this was our first time being together since 2019. The theme was … Read More

Hodgepodge Friday

Matt DampierCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church, This Hodgepodge Friday brings three topics together in our common church life that I want to tell you about. Sacramental Giving Many of us experience the blessing of automated regular giving through our online giving link, but we … Read More

Tender Shoots of Hope

Guest SpeakerCliffNotes

This week’s guest post is by parishioner Jen Pappenhagen, who serves as editor for Good Friday Service reflections each year. Dear Christ Church, In this poem, Richard Wilbur captures an insight about nature that mirrors my experience of Easter joy after … Read More

Staff Updates

Matt DampierCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church, Please read below this longer e-news to see updates on three staff members. Beau Pruitt I am excited to announce that we’ve found a full time Director of Student Ministries–welcome Beau Pruitt! Beau grew up in Hutto … Read More