A Kingdom of Priests

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church, Two weeks ago I orally defended for my Doctor of Ministry at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary! I am thankful to say that the several-year journey is complete, and want to thank so many of you who have been … Read More

The Value of Community

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church Family, Don’t miss this Sunday’s community Kick-Off! One of our core values is “Community,” with two main congregational expressions: gathering for Sunday worship and gathering mid-week in small groups. Together, by God’s grace, we are learning to … Read More

Hodgepodge Friday

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church friends, As summer concludes it’s time to look ahead. The fall is a natural moment to consider our values and commitments, and make some new starts. “Who Am I?”: The most important question every human being should … Read More

Ite, missa, est

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church, Ite, missa, est. Last Sunday we concluded the service with these words from an ancient Latin mass; the words mean, “go, you are sent.”  This commissioning applies to every member of our parish, every week, having been … Read More

Love Where We Live

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church, What if every church and home took a hyper-local interest in the flourishing of their immediate vicinity, the place where they live? What if we all prayed and acted toward the goal that God’s kingdom come and … Read More