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The Wandering Priest - May 24

The Rev. Ann Urinoski will serve as the Wandering Priest on Wednesday, May 24. Visit with Christ Church's new Priest Associate on Wednesdays at the Greenville Brew HaHa! from 2 to 4 PM.

Ascension Day Service - May 25

Ascension Day is one of the Principle Feasts of the Church and is traditionally celebrated on the fortieth day of Easter. Please join us on Thursday, May 25 at 7:30 PM in the Church for a special celebration to commemorate the bodily Ascension of Jesus into heaven.

Summer Worship Schedule Begins - May 28

8 AM Holy Eucharist, Rite I
10 AM Holy Eucharist, Rite II
10 AM Nursery Care/Godly Play

Wilmington Blue Rocks Game - June 16

The Parish Life Committee is planning an outing to the Wilmington Blue Rocks on Friday, June 16. The game begins at 7:05 PM, and there will be fireworks following the game. Tickets are $9 each and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Last year’s outing was lots of fun, so be sure to join us at Frawley Stadium this year!  

Christ Church at the Blue Rocks

Please register for this event and click the link below to pay online.

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Help Us Host the Bishop Search Walkabout at Christ Church - June 28

The following slate of candidates has been announced for the 11th Bishop of Delaware:

  • The Rt. Rev. Laura J. Ahrens, Bishop Suffragan, The Episcopal Church in Connecticut, Meriden, Connecticut
  • The Very Rev. Michael Battle, Herbert Thompson Professorial Chair of Church and Society & Director of the Desmond Tutu Center, The General Theological Seminary, New York, New York
  • The Rev. Kevin S. Brown, Rector, The Episcopal Church of the Holy Comforter, Charlotte, North Carolina
  • The Rev. Patricia S. Downing, Rector, Trinity Parish, Wilmington, Delaware
  • The Rev. Canon Scott A. Gunn, Executive Director, Forward Movement, Cincinnati, Ohio

The candidates will attend three walkabouts at the end of June from 6 to 9 PM each evening that will consist of prayer, introduction of the candidates, a Q&A session, and a light reception. Christ Church will host the session on Wednesday, June 28. If you can volunteer to greet or prepare or serve a light supper for the nominees and for the reception, please email or call the Church Office at (302) 655-3379 to let us know. Other walkabouts will be held on June 29 at St. Peter’s in Lewes and on June 30 at Christ Church in Dover. All are welcome and encouraged to attend as we get to know the candidates for Delaware’s next bishop.

Vacation Bible School - August 14-17

Children age 3 through those in 5th grade are invited to join us for Bible stories, music, crafts, games, and adventure during "Hero Central" at this year's Vacation Bible School from August 14-17, 9 AM to 12 noon. We use state school cutoff dates for our age groups. Pre-K participants must be 3 by August 31 and potty-trained. VBS is a great opportunity to nurture and engage our children in their faith while in a fun, dynamic setting. The cost of the program is $20 and a 64-ounce bottle of apple juice for each child; both are due by August 14. Click here to register.

Order Your Christ Church Name Tag

Order your Christ Church name tag today!  Tags are hard plastic with a magnetic clip and are to be worn at church to help us build community as we get to know fellow parishioners and newcomers. The cost is $7.50 per tag, and donations will be accepted to help offset the cost to the church.

Christ Church Name Tags

Please complete this form and click the link below to make an online donation to offset the cost of the tag.

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