The Gift of the Prayer Book

One of the most distinguishing symbols of Anglicanism worldwide is the Book of Common Prayer.  You will see them used by churches across the spectrum:  evangelical, broad, charismatic, anglo-catholic, anglo-orthodox.  Within its covers you will find everything you need for prayer, worship, Scripture reading, celebrating the sacraments, observing Holy Days (feasts and fasts), and pastoral …

All Saints’ Day

You are welcome to join us this All Saints’ Day.  Our Midweek Eucharist lasts about 35 minutes.  It is perfect for those who work nearby, for college students, and for those who are unable to attend on Sunday because of work or travel.  At our Midweek Eucharist, we observe the commemorations and feasts of church …

Faith Gone Forth

Sunday Homily – October 22 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10 Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ:  Grace to you and peace. 2 We give thanks to God always for all of you, constantly mentioning you in our prayers, 3 remembering before our God and …

Holy Week & Easter 2023

St. Christopher’s invites you to observe Holy Week and Easter.   This year, Maundy Thursday we will be held jointly with Church of the Cross UMC and Smithville UMC at 5100 Cleveland Rd., Wooster, OH  44691 (Church of the Cross).  This service will be a Methodist service.  On Good Friday, we will be observing our Anglican …

Isaiah & Advent

Isaiah & Advent We often hear from the prophet Isaiah in the season of Advent, the time of preparation for the celebration of Christmas.  When we think of Isaiah, we often think of the images of the Emmanuel prophecies in Isaiah 7 and 9, and also the four Servant Songs of Isaiah 42,49, 50 and …