Finding God in the Ordinary

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

It’s Ordinary Time. That doesn’t mean it’s a time of insignificance or boredom. It means we are, literally, in a season of the church calendar called “Ordinary Time,” which follows Easter season, which follows the season Lent, which follows Epiphany … Read More

With Expectation

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

What are we aiming for with our summertime focus on the Holy Spirit at Christ Church? I was recently discussing this question with someone and thought it would be good for us all to be praying for these concrete results, … Read More

Like a Bird in a Cage

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

Cliff is away this week, attending a preaching conference on the Holy Spirit in the Gospel of John with some top-notch pastors and theologians. Please keep him in your prayers as he studies and as he travels home to be … Read More

What is an Evangelical?

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

We never grow beyond the gospel. Ever since the story I shared with you in my sermon last week, the Holy Spirit continues to bring me back to this theme: I’m a sinner saved by grace. And my Father stoops … Read More

Holding on to Orthodoxy

Rev. Cliff WarnerCliffNotes

Theology matters. Last Sunday we took an in-depth look at what we believe about the Trinity. Who we understand God to be and what we understand the Christian faith to be shapes our entire lives. As 21st century Christians, we … Read More