Stories from the ministry of Christ Church Plano

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

What does it mean to be the hands and feet of Christ?

Posted on January 30, 2017

We have a sweet confession to make. We have been quietly teaching your children about serving others over here in Sunday School. You might remember our chalkwall gave hints about our teaching in August and September: The Hands and Feet of... read more »

Angela Rotello
Director of Children's Ministry

Joining God in Mission

Posted on January 30, 2017

My first experience with short-term missions was in 1996. In response to an invitation from the Anglican Church of Uganda, a small team from my seminary spent 28 days there, leading workshops for clergy. Our purpose was to help them develop... read more »

The Rev. Jeff Rawn
Marriage & Pastoral Care