A Hilarious Gift

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church, What if joy were the mark of Christian community? In a culture that is suffering a meaning crisis, prone to nihilism, what if the thing that set us apart was a tenacious sense of contentment? Such joy is … Read More

Life is Stewardship

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church, Life is stewardship. When something of value is entrusted to someone’s care, that person becomes a steward, or trustee. One of the high callings of humanity, created in the image of God, is to serve as stewards … Read More

2021 Stewardship Letter

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church, In Leviticus 25, after freeing his people from slavery, God instructs the Israelites on how to likewise show gracious compassion for others in need. We see God as a defender of the poor and as a generous … Read More

Eunice Chung

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church, Please join me in welcoming Eunice Chung to our staff! Eunice comes from a senior leadership role at IBM where she spent the last seven years at the intersection of user experience design, technology, and organizational transformation. At … Read More

A Dramatic Lenten Beginning

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

Dear Christ Church, The Lenten season made a dramatic entry, making the question of what we will “give up” for Lent involuntary. We are giving up power, water, comfort, warmth, and all kinds of control. For us as a parish, … Read More