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Faith Development: Senior Adults

Through trips, classes, lunches and programs we engage each other and challenge ourselves to continue our transformational encounters with Christ. Christ Church Senior Adults enjoy fellowship and Christian community while blessing the parish and city with our depth of spiritual maturity and wisdom.

Upcoming Events

Lunch Bunch: Tuesday, December 18, 11:30 AM, CityRange Steakhouse Grill
A fireplace, Christmas decorations, good food, and friends are all we need for our December lunch out. Make your reservation by December 14, please.

Explorers Club: Monday January 7, 11:30 AM, 
Flat Rock Grill Cherrydale

Fire is elemental. We’re exploring fire and its uses in ritual and belief in religions around the world. Reservations due by January 4.

Upcountry History Museum: Friday, January 18, 1:00 PM
From Camp Sevier to Charlie Brown, there is something for all to enjoy. Meet us in the museum lobby with your $7 admission. Afterwards we’ll head to Buttercream Bakery for coffee and something sweet. Reservations are due by January 16.

Lunch Bunch: Tuesday, January 22, 11:30 AM
, On the Border

Let’s pretend we’re in sunny, warm Mexico and have lunch together. There are also dishes for those who don’t appreciate Mexican food. Call Annette if you want a ride from church. Reservations are due by Friday, January 18.

Rite 1 Service and Fellowship Time
: Wednesdays, 10:30 AM, Markley Chapel

This is a midweek re-charging of the spirit through worship and conversation. We gather in the coffee area outside Markley Chapel for light refreshments and fellowship following the service.

Art of the Spirit: Thursdays 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Room 222
No talent required, just enthusiasm. We are learning mixed media or working on pieces for outreach programs as the Blessed Brushes Ministry. The focus is on how committed we are to opening up to God; and we are all beginners there. Call Annette Cook, 672.4141, before Thursday to be sure we aren’t on a gallery tour.

Friendly Bridge
If you are interested in forming a Monday afternoon bridge group contact Annette Cook, 672.4141.

All Senior Adult reservations are due to Annette Cook, 672.4141. 

Small Groups

We offer several opportunities to meet others and grow in your faith through study and discussion.  Read about the Small Groups offered throughout the week.

Ongoing Events

Worship Service at Autumn Leaves
The 2nd Friday of every month, 10:00 AM, 352 Pelham Road

This new service is an outreach of the Senior Adult Ministry, and parishioners are invited to worship and visit with the residents of Autumn Leaves.

Grief Work Check-In: The 3rd Sunday of every month, 12 noon - 1:00 PM, Thomas Library
The third Sunday of every month, anyone wishing to share their grief journey is welcome to join us for conversation and support. Your grief need not be new or involve a death, as our loss comes from many sources. Contact Annette Cook, 672.4141, to participate or if you want more information. 

Worship at the Cascades
The 3rd third Friday of every month, 10:30 AM, 10 Fountainview Terrace

The Rev. Jeffrey Meadowcroft celebrates the Eucharist at the Cascades the 3rd Friday of each month. Everyone is invited to join our Christ Church residents for an informal, holy time. 

Wednesday Morning Fellowship: 11:00 AM, Coffee Area Outside the Chapel
Worship and fellowship in this setting create the perfect atmosphere to meet parishioners, solidify friendships, and enjoy a mid-week break. We gather in the coffee area outside Markley Chapel for light refreshments and fellowship following the service.

Contact Annette Cook, 672.4141, to register for all Senior Adult events.