News and Notes

Prayer List

Posted onAugust 12, 2013 | by: Father Chuck Owens | 0 comments

In an effort to promote more intercessory prayer by making our parish prayer list accessible daily and updated as quickly as requests are received, the prayer list that was previously published once weekly in our worship bulletins and available only to those who attended services has been moved to our website. ...Keep Reading

Three Years and Counting!

Posted onJuly 15, 2013 | 0 comments

This time three years ago, more than 50 members of The Church of the Cross were in a storefront installing shelving, sorting clothes, bringing in store fixtures, receiving donations, setting up operating systems, training as cashiers and trying to see what God had in store (get the pun) for His new store that would open on July 31, 2010....Keep Reading

Ministry Spotlight: Docent Ministry

Posted onJune 27, 2013 | 0 comments

The dictionary defines "docent" as a person trained as a guide and a lecturer to conduct groups through a picture gallery, a museum, or a historic building. You too can play a part in sharing our historic building with visitors and by inviting them to worship Jesus at the Church of the Cross!...Keep Reading

Ministry Spotlight: Biblical Bookworms

Posted onJune 20, 2013 | 0 comments

The summer days bring a time of slowing down and relaxing. The Biblical Bookworms encourage you to visit the church library on the second floor of the Parish Hall at the Historic Campus. What better time to catch up on some reading?...Keep Reading

Ministry Spotlight: Cross Christian Women

Posted onMay 23, 2013 | 0 comments

The Bluffton Village Festival (May 11th) was great fun for all! Many volunteers arrived early that Saturday morning to make hundreds of Shrimp Salad and Chicken Salad Sandwiches to sell as a fundraiser for Cross Christian Women....Keep Reading

Follow-Up: Art and Scripture Teaching

Posted onApril 18, 2013 | by: Father Chuck Owens | 0 comments

Last week, Father Owens and USCB art professor Lisa Ciresi offered a look at post-Easter depictions by artists in previous centuries. If you missed it or wish to go through it again, you can re-live the experience here....Keep Reading