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OUR MISSION

To Know Christ, and to Make Christ Known

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Sunday mornings at 8 a.m. Rite I Spoken Holy Eucharist, and 10:30 a.m. Rite II Holy Eucharist with children and adult choir.

Thursday evenings 5:30 p.m. Holy Eucharist, with healing service the last Thursday of the month.

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601 East Walnut Street
Springfield, Missouri

THE GIVING CAMPAIGN

The Giving Campaign is proud to present the following video on why our members believe pledging is important, why they love Christ Church, and how we are fulfilling our mission "To know Christ and to make Christ known."

UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS

Sep
23
Sun
Evensong @ Christ Church Sanctuary
Sep 23 @ 4:00 PM – 4:30 PM
An Old-Fashioned Church Picnic @ Christ Episcopal Church Parish Hall
Sep 23 @ 4:45 PM – 7:45 PM

Mark your calendars for September 23 for an Evensong celebration at 4 p.m. followed by An Old-Fashioned Church Picnic, sponsored by the Giving Committee. The picnic will be held in the Parish Hall (so leave your lawn chairs at home), and we invite you to bring your family, and a dish to share (salad, casserole, or dessert). Burgers, hot dogs, condiments, chips, and drinks will be provided. There will be activities for children, and special entertainment by Robin Luke and Sarah Smith. There will be no mention of pledging. The purpose of this picnic is to bring together the community, engage in fellowship, and have a good time.

Sep
27
Thu
Lifeline Screening @ Christ Church Parish Hall
Sep 27 @ 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

-Life Line Screening: Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, will offer their affordable, non-invasive and painless health screenings at Christ Episcopal Church of Springfield on September 27. Five screenings will be offered that scan for potential health problems related to: blocked arteries which is a leading cause of stroke; abdominal aortic aneurysms which can lead to a ruptured aorta; hardening of the arteries in the legs which is a strong predictor of heart disease; atrial fibrillation or irregular heartbeat which is closely tied to stroke risk; and a bone density screening, for men and women, used to assess the risk of osteoporosis. Register for a Wellness Package which includes 4 vascular tests and osteoporosis screening from $149 ($139 with our member discount). All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete. In order to register for this event and to receive a $10 discount off any package priced above $129, please call 1-888-653-6441 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle or text the word circle to 797979.

 

Oct
5
Fri
Provence Sale (Start/End Time TBA) @ Christ Church Parish Hall
Oct 5 – Oct 7 all-day

For more info contact Kathy Sheppard: kathysheppard1950@gmail.com

The Provence Sale that was scheduled for September has been moved to the weekend of October 5-7. Provence will be closing its doors this year so this will be your last chance to attend the Provence Sale at Christ Church. You won’t want to miss it! A very special thank you to Barbie Davis for all of her lovely donations over the years.

 

Oct
27
Sat
Youth Halloween Carnival and Lock-In @ Christ Episcopal Church
Oct 27 @ 6:00 PM – Oct 28 @ 12:00 PM
Nov
2
Fri
DYG at Christ Church @ Christ Episcopal Church
Nov 2 – Nov 4 all-day

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-An Old-Fashioned Church Picnic and Evensong: Mark your calendars for September 23 for an Evensong celebration at 4 p.m. followed by An Old-Fashioned Church Picnic, sponsored by the Giving Committee. The picnic will be held in the Parish Hall (so leave your lawn chairs at home), and we invite you to bring your family, and a dish to share (salad, casserole, or dessert). Burgers, hot dogs, condiments, chips, and drinks will be provided. There will be activities for children, and special entertainment by Robin Luke and Sarah Smith. There will be no mention of pledging. The purpose of this picnic is to bring together the community, engage in fellowship, and have a good time.

-Life Line Screening: Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, will offer their affordable, non-invasive and painless health screenings at Christ Episcopal Church of Springfield on September 27. For more details, please visit our News and Announcements page.

-Inquirers' Series: Christ Episcopal Church will hold a series of classes this fall for those who are new to the Episcopal Church and for long-term members who would like a refresher course in the church's teachings.  This series will serve as preparation for those who wish to make a "mature public affirmation" of their Baptismal faith through confirmation or reception. For more information, please visit our News and Announcements page.

-Bissett Elementary and Onesolepurpose: Christ Church will be supporting Onesolepurpose and Bissett Elementary this year. For more information and how you can help the children and families of Bissett Elementary, visit our News and Announcements page.

-Blessing of the Animals: Christ Church would like to invite you and your family to the Blessing of the Animals on October 7, at 2 p.m. on the church lawn. The Blessing of the Animals is a service attributed to St. Francis, the patron saint of animals. During this special service, we will pray for and bless your furry, feathery, and scaly pets. We will also be collecting donations of dog and cat food that will be distributed to neighboring animal shelters in Springfield.

 

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The Diocese of West Missouri

The Right Rev. Martin S. Field, Bishop

The Episcopal Church

The Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, Presiding Bishop