Thursday Evening Prayer

Evening Prayer and Meditation, led by Jonathan Graves, continues in the Gathering Area of Holy Cross from 5:45-6:30 pm, on Thursdays. “The soul’s center is God,” Saint John of the Cross wrote. In the stresses and distractions of life, this period of silence is an opportunity to re-center our souls in God. We will use multiple approaches to cultivating inner stillness and recollection including centering prayer and walking meditation.

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Thursday Update for 9/23/2021

Worship this Sunday, September 26, the Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost This Sunday we will celebrate Holy Eucharist at two services. 8:00 am is a spoken mass and 10:15 am. will include live music. Our Celebrant and Homilist at both services is the Rev. Patti Mary Andrews. Sunday Servants for this week are: Vestry Person(s) of the Day: 8:00 am, John Weisz, 10:15 am, Michael Cobb and Dan Morton Readers: 8:00 am,Kimberly McIrney, 10:15 am, Krista Anderson Prayers of the People: 8:00 am, Kimb…

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Holy Cross Band

The Holy Cross Band is calling all musicians to come play with us! We would love to have any and all talent join us on Thursday nights at 6:30 and also for Sunday morning worship. Thursday night rehearsals are open to anyone even if you do not plan on worshiping in the band Sunday morning, the more the merrier! We love hearing all the positive feedback that has recently been coming in and would still love to hear suggestions for new music. We are working very to complement the service with music…

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Help needed with resettling refugees

  I received the following information from the deans of the Lower Cape Fear Deanery, Eric Mills and Lisa Richey.  Because this is an urgent need, items will need to be at Holy Cross by this coming Sunday, September 19.  I will collect them and see that they get to Kathleen Abrams, my contact person.  An Amazon link is given below and Kathleen has provided her address if you’d like to send orders directly to her.  If ordering from Amazon, please check the delivery date. Following is the informa…

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An Invitation to Prayer for 9/16/2021

Evening Prayer and Meditation, led by Jonathan Graves, continues in the Gathering Area of Holy Cross from 5:45-6:30 pm, on Thursdays. “The soul’s center is God,” Saint John of the Cross wrote. In the stresses and distractions of life, this period of silence is an opportunity to re-center our souls in God. We will use multiple approaches to cultivating inner stillness and recollection including centering prayer and walking meditation.

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