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The Good Friday Stations of the Cross

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

The Good Friday Stations of the Cross for kids and families is back at Lincoln Park this year. Come join us Friday, April 14th, from 10 am-1:30 pm. 

The event is a self-guided, self-paced journey through the story of Good Friday.

Each family will receive an empty bag with a story guide and a list of objects to be collected at the 15 stations. Your children can take these story baRead More....

Resources for Lent

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

For Christians everywhere, Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the “bright sadness” of Lent. The Orthodox theologian Alexander Schmemann originally described the paradox of Lent in this way, capturing well these two very different emotions that we experience throughout the Christian life–and especially during the days of preparation before Easter. On the one hand, because it’s a penitential season, we’re acutely aware of the mess that we hRead More....

Parish Retreat April 21-23, 2017

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
“Going to church” every Sunday can seem like a quaint relic of yesteryear. And when we think about all our burdens and responsibilities, the additional responsibility of church participation can feel like the last straw. But God’s Word teaches that being part of a church family is rich and life-giving. "Let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of somRead More....

Sermon Series: Sermon on the Mount

Monday, January 30th, 2017
1/08/2017    Matthew 3:13-17Humble Beginnings 1/15/2017     Matthew 4:12-5:6Read More....

Christmas Eve Services 5 pm & 11 pm

Monday, December 19th, 2016

The 5 pm service is more family-friendly (no communion), 11 pm  is eucharist by candlelight. No childcare at either service, but the nursery will be available for parents.

Lessons & Carols

Monday, December 5th, 2016
Church of the Resurrection’s annual Lessons & Carols service will be held on December 18, 2016 at 5pm at Christ Our Shepherd Church. It is one of the highlights of the season together as we sing familiar carols and listen to readings of God’s promises and the story of Jesus’ birth and is a great opportunity to bring friends and family. Nursery care will be provided.

Christmas Eve Services

Monday, December 5th, 2016
Church of the Resurrection will be holding two Christmas Eve services this year. At 5pm on Christmas Eve we will have a family friendly Evening Prayer service. There will not be communion at this service. We will also have a candlelit Midnight Christmas Eucharistic Service which will begin at 11pm and end shortly after midnight. There will not be childcare at either service, but the nursery will be open for use by parents.

2016 Advent Daily Readings

Monday, November 21st, 2016
The Advent season is here! To help us all prepare for the coming of the Christ child, consider using this devotional as a guide for your daily readings.

Sermon Series: The Book of Ruth

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
ruth   October 9, 2016  Ruth 1:1-6 Famished October 16, 2016 Ruth 1:Read More....

Sermon Series: The Book of Acts

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016


5/15/2016 Acts 2:1-21 Pentecost

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