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Christ Church Sunday Preview 8/9/20

Hi Friends, The foundation of our faith is God’s inspired scriptures, the Bible.  Yet, there can be so many questions that we can hear, and have ourselves, about the Bible. Isn’t it unreliable since it was written so long ago?  How do we know that what was written back then is really what we are ...

New Weather Policy and Communication for Outdoor Service

Hi Friends, As I’m sure you can imagine, there are a lot of logistics that go into having our outdoor service take place.  I was very disappointed that we had to make the decision on Saturday to cancel the service and offer online streaming only.  That decision was unavoidable due to the weather reports we ...

Christ Church Sunday Service Preview 8/2/20

Hi Friends, In our cultural moment, some of the most common and pressing questions are about the exclusivity of Christ.  Questions like; Aren’t we better off not being divided by religion? Isn’t it arrogant and oppressive to say that your religion is correct? How can we really know what is right?  Why don’t you just ...

Resources for sermon series “Questioning Christianity”

Hi Friends, Our pastoral team was excited to kick off the new sermon series this past week “Questioning Christianity.”  Our prayer is that this series would help you, equip you and prepare you. If you’d like to dig deeper into some of the questions we are discussing, here is a list of recommended books. 1. ...

Christ Church Sunday Preview 7/26/20

Hi Friends, I’m really looking forward to our worship service tomorrow.  We are going to hear an amazing testimony from our most recent Hope House graduate AND we are kicking off our new sermon series, “Questioning Christianity.”  The Lord put this sermon series on our pastoral team’s heart, because we want to help you with ...

Update about outdoor Sunday Service and *NEW* Sunday Service time

Hi Friends, It was soooo good to see some of you this past Sunday.  Most of the morning, I was having a hard time holding back tears.  I have missed you all so much and it did my soul good to be able to see some of you.  I thought everyone present did an excellent ...

Christ Church Sunday Service Preview 7/19/20

Hi Friends, I am so excited to be able to see some of you at either our 9:30am or 11:30am outdoor worship service.  We will also be streaming the service as usual.  This Sunday we come to the end of our series in Ecclesiastes where we have been looking at “Is there more to life ...

In Person Gathering Details for July 19th

We are excited to announce that we are going to start offering in person worship services this coming Sunday, July 19th.  We understand that not everyone is going to be able to participate in person and so we will continue to livestream our services as well.  To make it even easier to spread out in ...

Christ Church Sunday Preview 7/12/20

Hi Friends, This is going to be a special service.  Steve, Matt and I are making an important announcement before the service (around 9:50am) that you won’t want to miss.  Also, Pastor Donny Cho from Metro Church Philly is going to bless us with an amazing sermon on how God repairs brokenness in relationships, suffering, ...

Christ Church Sunday Service Preview 7/5/20

Hi Friends, In world that is full of so much uncertainty, what is the path to living with meaningful productivity?  This Sunday we will be continuing our series in the ancient wisdom of Ecclesiastes from the Bible and looking at how we can thrive in the unpredictability of life. Grace and peace, Pastor Jeff Sunday ...