SACRED GROUND

  SACRED GROUND   “Sacred Ground is a film-based, readings-based dialogue series on race. It is grounded in faith. Small groups are invited to walk through chapters of America’s history of race and racism, while weaving in threads of family story, economic class, and political and regional identity. The 10-part series is built around a powerful online curriculum of documentary films and readings that focus on Indigenous, Black, Latino, and Asian/Pacific American histories as they intersect w…

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Children’s Sunday School

Children’s Sunday School is back!Hello and welcome back to all families! It was wonderful to see so many ofour children at the Easter Egg Hunt on Easter Sunday. Beginning thiscoming Sunday, April 11 we will have planned activities for children(ages 4 - fifth grade) during the beginning of the worship service. We willbe using St. Francis Way and listening to Bible Stories, praying, singing,and having some time to play together. Children will join their families forthe Eucharist. Please dress your…

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La Iglesia de la Familia Sagrada

For the past number of years, Holy Cross has supported the migrant farmworkers at La Iglesia de la Familia Sagrada by providing Easter baskets containing age-appropriate items and goodies for their children. Due to the Coronavirus, there cannot be a large gathering of children this year, and there is not a safe way to distribute baskets and eggs. It is hoped that this service can be resumed in 2022.   The basket collection and delivery effort continue to be coordinated by Mary Gaylord, Church …

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Get To Know Our Vestry (Krista Anderson)

I am originally from Minnesota. I have also lived in Connecticut, White Plains NY and Tulsa Oklahoma. I came to live in Wilmington about 10 years ago. I was asked by my friends (Mark & Sue Cosentino) if I would like to move to Wilmington with them. Guess what I said? We were looking for an Episcopal Church, and found Holy Cross in the yellow pages! As I crossed over the entrance, I immediately just knew I would be coming back. When I was able to work, I worked with children who were sever…

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Get To Know Our Vestry (Kimberly Mclrney)

I am from Massachusetts, Grew up in Marshfield. I went to College at University of Massachusetts in Amherst. Came back after a 3-year stay in California to live 17 years in Needham Massachusetts. May 2008 I bought my mom & dads house in Wilmington NC, moved Been in Wilmington NC for 13 years. And at Holy Cross-for 12 years I have worked Administrative in Health Care since moving to NC I enjoy walks on beach; Contemplative prayer; breakfast dates on Saturday with friend; riding on Harley w…

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Get To Know Our Vestry (Lee Stroud)

   I was born and raised just up Hwy 17 in Jacksonville, NC. Wilmington has always been a part of my life; vacationing at area beaches as a child and back to school shopping trips to Belk downtown with a special lunch at the Ark. My parents moved to Wilmington when I was in college, so even though I never lived here, Wilmington became home for holidays and family gatherings. In addition, most importantly, both of my children fund their way to Wilmington. Tommy and I retired here about 5 years.…

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