Federal Point Needs....

Dear friends,
Below are the December needs for the Federal Point Help Center:
The needs of the Help Center of Federal Point for December 2016 include:
4 December............Soup.
11 December..........Jelly.
18 December...........Macaroni & cheese.
25 December............Pasta sauce.
Any other packaged or canned food items and/or toiletries are also appreciated.
Shalom,
Judy

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Meet the Streams

About a year or so ago, Dustin, Kathy and Anna Stream decided it would be better for Anna to be involved in an active youth program. They started to seek out some churches in the area. They decided to try Holy Cross because they were familiar with the Episcopal Church (they attended Holy Trinity for many years) and Holy Cross was close to their house. They had been to Holy Cross once before, years ago, when Holy Cross was still meeting in the school.    What they found is a loving church with …

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God's Great Gifts to Us

Dear Friends,       As we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, I give special thanks for all of you. Joy and I feel so glad to be part of this parish family. Life is God's great gift to us. What we do with our life, how we use our gifts, is our thanksgiving to God.        One of our very precious gifts is TIME. Each day is a new chance to brighten the lives of the people  who make up the fabric of our life. We are responsible for using this TIME in a good manner. Do we set aside time to listen a…

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Learning on my Journey

The Renewal Works Program has made me aware of my own spiritual journey and I am becoming increasingly aware that there are many facets to this journey.  In fact, I recently discovered that stewardship is one of these facets as I reflected on our annual stewardship campaign and I’d like to share with you a bit of my own evolution. I first came to Holy Cross in early 2011 several weeks after my mother died, and after I had been away from the church for about 15 years.  Over the course of that fi…

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Thanks from Federal Point, and...

Dear Holy Cross, On behalf of the Board Members & Volunteers of The Help Center, we wish to thank you for your ongoing support through your food donations, prayers, and financial donations for The Help Center Ministry. We are already planning for our Christmas food basket delivery which will take place on Saturday December 17, 2016. Based on the extraordinary number of baskets we provided in 2015, a total of 117 Christmas Baskets were given in the community. The Help Center is planning to pr…

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