News and Notes

Follow-up: Men's Retreat

Posted onNovember 12, 2013 | by: Pastor Jonathan Riddle | 0 comments

Last weekend, I joined twenty other men for our annual Men's Retreat. I came away energized and refreshed. There's just something special about getting away from all the noise and being right in the middle of God's creation. Even better was the chance to hang out with people that I usually see in passing or just on Sunday mornings. It was a great group and a wonderful time. It has always been my prayer that the men of the Church would take a larger role spiritually, not only individually but also corporately....Keep Reading

FOLLOW-UP: Women's Living Proof Simulcast

Posted onSeptember 20, 2013 | 0 comments

As I reflect on our time of prayer, worship and fellowship yesterday, I am stunned by the magnificent way God met every expectation and need in that Holy place. Several comments I wanted to share with you from some of the ladies that attended....Keep Reading

Staff Changes

Posted onSeptember 3, 2013 | 0 comments

As our staff changes this week and we shift responsibilities, here are a few reflections from Christine and Sheryl......Keep Reading

I Thought It Was Worth Saving

Posted onAugust 19, 2013 | 0 comments

Inside the walls of God’s Goods are many stories---After all, with over 150 volunteers offering their time how could there not be? One of the most tedious assignments for volunteers is sorting through the mountain of clothing donations. ...Keep Reading

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