Stories from the ministry of Christ Church Plano

Take Up Your Cross

Posted on February 27, 2017

How would a stranger know you are a Christian—one of Christ’s people? Are you any different from other people in your inward and outward behavior? Many years ago, when I was a new Christian, I worked in an office with a woman who would... read more »

The Rev. Carol Brooks
Support Groups & Crisis Care

Lent is Right Around the Corner

Posted on February 20, 2017

It's hard to believe, but 2017 is flying by and Lent is right around the corner. And as we approach this season of preparation, I wanted to share a few thoughts with you about keeping a Holy Lent. Repent: Lent is a time where we remember our utter... read more »

The Rev. Taylor Ishii
Director of Student Ministry

Preparing for Lent

Posted on February 20, 2017

Next Wednesday begins the Church’s longest season of fasting, prayer, intentional service, and self-reflection. This season, known as Lent, is an opportunity for an annual return to the basics. In Lent we focus on what it truly means to follow... read more »

The Rev. Tripp Prince
Associate Rector

Complaining to God

Posted on February 6, 2017

Did you know you can complain to God? Maybe you’re not the complaining type. But we all have our moments. And of course if all you are doing is complaining, you might want to take stock. But if you never complain to God, why not? Is it because... read more »

Amber Noel
Associate Director of Student Ministry

An Invitation to Lunch

Posted on February 5, 2017

Throughout history, people from all places and cultures have welcomed others through eating meals. We see the connection between eating and hospitality all over scripture: Abraham and Sarah feed the three men (Genesis 18); God eats with the... read more »

The Rev. Bryan Biba
Curate for Adult Discipleship