News and Notes

Killeshandra Parishes

Posted onJuly 10, 2014 | 0 comments

The Reverend Ali Calvin, who has visited The Church of the Cross, from Diocese of KEA, Ireland, on numerous occasions, is the spiritual leader for the KIlleshandra Parishes and has been embarking on God’s vision of reaching the whole Irish community with God’s love. However, their current facility ...Keep Reading

Israel Pilgrimage

Posted onJuly 1, 2014 | 0 comments

In May several members of our parish accompanied Father Owens and Becky on the pilgrimage through Israel. Below is a link to several photos from Brad Davis....Keep Reading

Bake Cookies for Prison Inmates

Posted onApril 8, 2014 | 0 comments

The Kairos Ministry makes a difference in the lives of prisoners. You can help an inmate come heart-to-heart with the love of God. One way you can do that is to bake cookies that our Kairos ministers will deliver to the inmates. Cookies must follow one of these following recipes and are due in the church office by noon, April 23. ...Keep Reading

Strength in the Storm Retreat Reflections

Posted onFebruary 27, 2014 | 0 comments

It was a closeness as we worshipped together...........a coming together in knowing each other better....sharing laughs....holding hands..... listening..... being “present” for another...enjoying God’s beauty that surrounded us....and understanding more deeply, his love for this child as he creates the landscape of my life....Keep Reading

Understanding Grace and Humility

Posted onFebruary 3, 2014 | 0 comments

This is a prayer from one of my seminary professors. It speaks of coming to grips with our own brokenness, faults and sinfulness. If we own it, it removes the prideful thinking that we're any better than any one else. It also eliminates the self-hating and loathing which is so often how we view ourselves. It is because of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ that each of us is precious in the sight of God. We matter to Him....Keep Reading

Moms to be shopping spree

Posted onNovember 27, 2013 | 0 comments

Next week, on December 6th, the Expectant Moms Ministry is teaming up with God’s Goods to host a party for the Crisis Pregnancy Center.  Young moms-to-be will be able to enjoy shopping at the store for their baby’s layette using the God’s Goods Dollars gifted to them. There will be treats and beverages and hope for these young ladies. Our request is for donations of gently used baby clothing, bedding, soft toys, baby seats - in short anything a baby can use. Can you help before that special date? If so, please bring these items to God's Goods Thrift Store, 53 Persimmon Street, Suite 103, 843-757-2024. May the Lord bless you and keep you, God's Goods Volunteers...Keep Reading

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