Latest News & Updates
Officer Ordination & Installation Service | THIS SUNDAY
The Lord has blessed Christ Church by raising up three new elders and five new deacons to serve his church. Dr. George Carter, Col (ret) Tom Clark, and Mr. Ron Jacobs have been elected to the office of ruling elder. Mr. Jeff Gee, Mr. John Morgan, Dr. Lawrence Ramos, Mr. Russ Tomlinson, and Mr. Matthew Watson have been elected to the office of deacon. These men will be ordained and installed into their respective offices during the morning worship service this Sunday, July 17. There will be a finger food reception following the service. Please join us for this momentous event in the life of the church!
New Members Class | Starting THIS SUNDAY at 4:15pm
Our New Members Class is for all those who would like to find out more information about the church and/or join us in membership. This is a great opportunity for visitors to learn more about the distinctives of Christ Church Presbyterian and to understand what it means to be a member of the church. If you are interested in joining this class, please contact Pastor Michael. We will meet in the sanctuary of the church at 4:15pm on Sunday.
Vacation Bible School | July 19-21
Christ Church will host Vacation Bible School for kids ages 4–12 at the church July 19 - 21 from 9am to 12pm. The theme is: The King Is Coming! Kids will spend three days having a royally good time learning about Christ as King. Please be in prayer for this event.
Christ Church Women’s Fellowship Event | July 27 at 7:00 PM
The ladies of Christ Church are warmly invited to gather for a monthly time of encouraging fellowship. The Women's Fellowship is hosted in a different home each month, and includes heavy finger foods, dessert, fellowship, a devotion, and a season of prayer. It’s a time to grow deeper in the Lord and foster friendships, old and new. The July Women’s Fellowship will be Wednesday, July 27 at 7:00 PM, at the home of Kristin Gee.
Dr. Stephen Nichols | Special Guest | July 31st
We are grateful that Dr. Stephen Nichols, President of Reformation Bible College, Ligonier Teaching Fellow, and prolific author will be our guest preacher for morning and evening worship on Lord’s Day, July 31st. Pastor Jon will be away preaching for Rev. Dr. Andy Young at our sister congregation in Oxford, England. May the Lord bless the preaching of His Gospel!
Visitor’s Dessert at the Payne’s | August 17th
If you are new to Christ Church, Pastor Jon and Marla Payne warmly invite you to join them for a visitor’s dessert at their home on Wednesday, August 17th at 6:45 p.m. Please rsvp with Miss Rachael McIntosh at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fall Church Picnic | Saturday, September 10th
We have reserved space at Palmetto Islands County Park [444 Needlerush Pkwy, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464] for our Spring Church Picnic! The picnic will be on Saturday, September 10th from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Please mark your calendars and plan to attend this wonderful time of fun and fellowship with your church family!
Mission Conference | October 7-9, 2022
Mark your calendars for a high impact weekend focused on the Great Commission at Christ Church Presbyterian on October 7-9. Rev. Chris Gordon, Senior Pastor of Escondido URC in Escondido, California will be our guest preacher. In addition to pastoral ministry, Pastor Gordon is the host of Abounding Grace Radio, a Christian radio ministry that reaches hundreds of thousands of people across the U.S., Canada, and Africa. In addition, Pastor Gordon is the author of The New Reformation Catechism of Human Sexuality. Please make plans to attend this mission-focused weekend. More details coming soon!
Kitchen Ladies Needed
We are in search of more ladies to help out in the Christ Church Kitchen. The Christ Church Kitchen Ladies work in a team of two each Sunday to help prepare coffee and snacks and to set our the Lord’s Supper. They also help to put all of those things away after the service. For special events (such as Fellowship Meals) all ladies help to put this on. Anyone interested will be fully trained.
Kids’ Catechism | 4:30 PM
Children ages 8–12 are welcome to join the Kids’ Catechism Class at Christ Church; we are studying the Westminster Shorter Catechism and meet at Sundays 4:30 PM at the church.
MUSC & Twenty-Somethings Summer Study | Tuesday, July 19 at 6:45pm
The weekly MUSC & twenty-somethings Summer study meets on Tuesdays at 6:45 PM at the home of Michael & Sarah Bauer. Join us each week as we have a cookout dinner, wonderful Christian fellowship, and study a new book this Summer: Strange New World: How Thinkers and Activists Redefined Identity and Sparked the Sexual Revolution by Carl Trueman. If you’d like more information about this ministry, please contact Pastor Michael.
Men of the Covenant Bible Study | Thursday, July 21 at 7:00am
Our Men of the Covenant Bible study will meet Thursday morning at 7:00 AM at the church. We are studying The Masculine Mandate: God's Calling to Men by Dr. Richard Phillips. Please join us for this time of growing in grace with one another! Books are available for those who attend the study.