Seasonal Events 2019

Annual Meeting and Vestry Election, Sunday, January 20, 10:00 am, both campuses

Pancake Supper hosted by The Brotherhood of St. Andrew, Tuesday, March 5, downtown

Ash Wednesday: March 6, services at 7:00 am, 12:00 pm, 6:00 pm (nursery provided at 6:00 pm only)

Lenten Teaching Series,  March 12, 19, 26, April 2, 9, 12:00 pm. Light lunch to follow.

Choral Evensong: Sunday, March 24, 6:00 pm. 5:30 Eucharist will not be held.

Palm Sunday: April 14, Regular Service Schedule

Holy Week Services:

Monday, April 15, Tuesday, April 16, Wednesday, April 17: Noonday Liturgy in the Nave

Maundy Thursday Liturgy, April 18, 7:00 pm

Good Friday Liturgy, April 19, 12:00 pm. Stations of the Cross, 1:15 pm

Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 20, gather at 10:00, hunt at 10:30, Christ Church South

The Great Vigil of Easter, Saturday, April 20, 8:00 pm

Easter Sunday, April 21, The Feast of the Resurrection, downtown services at 7:00 am, 9:00 am, 11:00 am, 5:30 pm.  Christ Church South services at 7:00 am and 11:05 am.

Church Offices Closed at Noon on Good Friday, April 19 and all day Monday, April 22.

The Annual Choir School of East Texas Celebration Fundraiser: April 25, 6:00 pm. 

Choir School of East Texas Promotion Sunday: April 28, 11:00 am

Crawfish Boil, Saturday, May 4, CCS

Teacher Appreciation: Sunday, May 5

Adult & Youth Confirmation downtown: Sunday, May 5

Bob Rowlett Memorial Golf Tournament, Friday, May 10, 12:00 noon, Oakhurst Golf Course

Christ Church goes to the Rangers game: Sunday, May 19

Summer Worship Schedule: May 26-September 1, 2019
1. Downtown Services at 7:30 am, 10:00 am, and 5:30 pm
    Sunday School 9:00 am

2. Christ Church South Service at 11:05 am
    Sunday School 10:00 am 

Memorial Day, Monday, May 27: Church Offices closed

Independence Day Patriotic Eucharist: Sunday, June 30, 10:00 am service 

Thursday, July 4: Church Offices closed for Independence Day

Vacation Bible School: June 17-20, 6:00-8:15 pm at Christ Church South with dinner at 5:30 pm
                                 June 24-28, 9:00-12:00 pm, All Saints Episcopal School

Monday, September 2: Church Offices Closed for Labor Day

Round-up Sunday Sunday, September 8
Return to regular service schedule
7:30 am - Holy Eucharist Rite I
9:00 am - Holy Eucharist Rite II
Round up Ministry Fair - 10:00 am between services Downtown and Christ Church South
11:00 am - Holy Eucharist Rite I
11:05 am - Holy Eucharist Rite II - Christ Church South
5:30 pm - Holy Eucharist Rite I

Fall Christian Formation Classes for All Ages Begins: Sunday, September 15, 10:00 am - Christ Church Downtown and Christ Church South

St. Francis of Assisi-The Blessing of the Animals: Date and time TBA, SW corner of Bergfeld Park

Choral Evensong: TBA 

November 3: All Saints Sunday

Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, November 28, Worship Service 10:00 am

Church offices Close at noon Wednesday, November 27 and are closed all day Thanksgiving Day and Friday, November 29

Choir School of East Texas Tablescapes: TBA

First Sunday of Advent: Sunday, December 1

Tidings of Joy Noon-time concerts: Tuesdays, December 3, 10, 17, 2019, 12:00 pm

Service of Nine Lessons & Carols: TBA

Christmas Eve Services Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Christ Church South: Children's Pageant and Eucharist at 11:05 am
Downtown:Children's Pageant and Eucharist, 4:00 pm. Christmas Concert & Festal Eucharist, 7:30 pm. A Festival of Lessons & Carols: The Solemn Eucharist 10:30 pm.

The Holy Eucharist of the Nativity: Wednesday, December 25, 10:00 am, Downtown