Category: Community

Supporting Refugee Families

rice oil donations

For over 10 years Holy Cross has helped hundreds of refugee families with generous donations of over 16,000 pounds of rice and 800 gallons of cooking oil to RefugeeNet.

Rethinking Evangelism

As you may remember, 2021 is the Year of Evangelism in our diocese, and I hope that this Transformation Academy will help encourage and enliven us as a community to share the good news of Christ with the world.

Rest in Peace Father Atwood

Friar Atwood

While we gathered for in-person worship for the first time since COVID came to our shores this morning Fr. Ted completed his earthly journey.

Religious Practice and Improved Health

May, A.D. 2012 Dear friends in Christ, Of late, I’ve read about several studies attempting to correlate religious practice (i.e., church attendance) and improved health. While researchers hold differing views… Read more »

January Crossings 2015

Dear People of Holy Cross, One of the little-recognized blessings of our faith community is the strength of relationship within our homes and families. How many churches have family members… Read more »

Easter 2016

Dear People of God, When in your life have you felt loved unconditionally? My hunch is that each of us has glimpsed moments of beautiful, radiant unconditional love between others…. Read more »

On Death and Life In a Community of Faith

  It’s not about the _____________: on death and life in a community of faith One Sunday in August, Holy Cross’ St. Francis-in-residence (or should I say St. Frances), Robyn,… Read more »

A Reflection on Community

In our day, when we go to the theater we say “I’m going to see a play.” But in Shakespeare’s day, theatergoers said “I’m going to hear a play.” It… Read more »