Seasonal Events - 2016

Annual Meeeting/Vestry elections: Sunday, January 10

Mardi Gras: Tuesday, February 9, 6:00-8:00 pm

Ash Wednesday: February 10, services at 7:00 am, 12:00 pm, 6:00 pm (nursery provided at 6:00 pm only)

Lenten Teaching Series "Meditations on The Lord's Prayer", Tuesday, February 16, 23, March 1, 8, & 15, 12:00 pm. Light lunch to follow.

Choral Evensong, Sunday, March 6, 6:00 pm in the Nave

Palm Sunday: March 20, Regular Service Schedule

Holy Week Services:

Monday, March 21, Tuesday, March 22, Wednesday, March 23: Noonday Liturgy in the Nave

Maundy Thursday, March 24: 7:00 pm

Good Friday Liturgy, March 25: 12:00 pm. Stations of the Cross, 1:15 pm

The Great Vigil of Easter, Saturday, March 26: 8:00 pm

Easter Sunday, March 27, The Feast of the Resurrection: Services at 7:00 am, 8:45 am, 11:00 am, 11:05 am, 5:30 pm

Church Offices Closed at Noon on Good Friday, March 25 and all day on Monday, March 28

Adult & Youth Confirmation: Sunday, April 10, 8:45 am (Youth) & 11:00 (Adult)

The Annual Choir School of East Texas Celebration Fundraiser: Thursday, April 21, 6:00-8:00 pm (Contact Church Office to purchase tickets.)

Choir School of East Texas Promotion Sunday: Sunday, April 24, 11:00 service

Christ Church goes to the Rangers game, May 1

Teacher Appreciation: Sunday, May 1

Youth Sunday: May 15, 8:45, 11:00 and 11:05 services

Summer Worship Schedule Begins: Sunday, May 29
Services at 7:30 am, 10:00 am, 10:05 am and 5:30 pm
Christian Formation: 9:00 am

Memorial Day, Monday, May 30: Church Offices Closed

Independence Day Patriotic Eucharist: Sunday, July 3, 10:00 am service 

Monday, July 4: Church Offices Closed for Memorial Day

Vacation Bible School: June 27-July 1

Monday, September 5: Church Offices Closed for Labor Day

Round-up Ministry Fair & Christian Formation Preview:
Sunday, Sunday, September 11, 10:00 am between services at Parish Hall Christ Church Downtown
Return to regular service schedule
7:30 am - Holy Eucharist Rite I
9:00 am - Holy Eucharist Rite II
11:00 am - Holy Eucharist Rite I
11:05 am - Holy Eucharist Rite II - Epiphany Eucharist, 4th floor
5:30 pm - Holy Eucharist Rite I

Christ Church South Campus Worship Services begin:
Date and Time TBD

Fall Christian Formation Classes for All Ages Begins: Sunday, September 18,  10:00 am - Christ Church Downtown

Fall Christian Formation Classes at Christ Church South Campus begin: 
Date and Time TBD

St. Francis of Assisi-The Blessing of the Animals: Sunday, October 2. 3:00 pm, SW corner of Bergfeld Park. 

All Saints Sunday: TBD

Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, November 24, Worship Service 10:00 am
Church Offices Close at noon Wednesday, November 23 and are closed all day Thanksgiving Day and Friday, November 25

First Sunday of Advent: Sunday, November 27

Tidings of Joy Noon-time concerts: Tuesdays, November 29, December 6, 13, 20

Choir School of East Texas Tablescapes: Thursday, December 1, 6:00 pm

Service of Nine Lessons & Carols: Sunday, December 4, 6:00 pm

Christmas Eve Services: Saturday, December 24, 4:00 pm, Children's Pageant and Family Eucharist; 7:30 pm, Christmas Concert & Festal Eucharist; 10:30 pm, A Festival of Lessons and Carols The Solemn Eucharist

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