Stories from the ministry of Christ Church Plano

Ian Rawn at the Special Olympics

Posted on March 21, 2017

We give thanks to God that Fr. Jeff and Cinde Rawn's son Ian is competing this week in Figure Skating at the Special Olympics in Austria. Events are live streamed by the Special Olympics and archived on YouTube. Highlight shows from the Special... read more »

The Rev. Tripp Prince
Associate Rector

The Imitation of Christ

Posted on March 20, 2017

I have personally enjoyed and been challenged by the devotional portion of the Lent † Daily 2017 study. It has allowed me to reconnect with an old devotional classic, Thomas a Kempis' The Imitation of Christ. My first exposure to this book was... read more »

The Rev. Taylor Ishii
Director of Student Ministry

A Helpful Companion

Posted on March 19, 2017

In years past, I have found poetry a helpful companion during Lent. “Poetry asks to be savored,” says Malcolm Guite, “it requires us to slow down, it carries echoes, hints at music, summons energies that we will miss if we are simply... read more »

The Rev. Bryan Biba
Curate for Adult Discipleship

What Children Learn

Posted on March 13, 2017

I am thumbing through some prayer requests provided by your sweet children. You might think they would pray for toys or the next new video game console or some other trivial requests, but these kids go deeper. They are asking for prayer for their... read more »

Angela Rotello
Director of Children's Ministry

God’s Light Shining in All Places

Posted on March 13, 2017

I was so moved last week with the overwhelming show of support for our son Ian as Fr. Paul acknowledged his upcoming opportunity to represent the U.S. at the Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria. Ian has always loved sports, and figure... read more »

The Rev. Jeff Rawn
Marriage & Pastoral Care