Welcome to Our Parish!

Thank for visiting our website and learning more about our Church.  We welcome you to join us for our worship services and educational offerings. 

Service Schedule at a Glance:


     7:30 a.m. – Morning Prayer

     8:00 a.m. –  Holy Communion

     10:30 a.m. – Holy Communion



Join Us For Online Daily Morning and Evening Prayer

We invite you to daily Zoom meetings for Morning & Evening Prayer.  If you have a 1928 Book of Common Prayer, you may follow along beginning on page 4 for Morning Prayer, page 22 for Evening Prayer.

Morning Prayer – 8:00 a.m. daily (except Sunday)


Evening Prayer – 5:00 p.m. daily


Join us for Story and Song! Tuesday, June 21 at 7 p.m.


Adult Bible Study on the Book of the Prophet Isaiah, Wednesdays at 7 p.m. to recommence on April 27


Come worship and grow with us!

We are a member of the Anglican Province of Christ the King, a nationwide body of Churches practicing Christianity in the Anglican tradition and using the 1928 Book of Common Prayer. Our Parish serves the Desert Foothills communities of Carefree and Cave Creek, Scottsdale, Phoenix, and Anthem, Arizona.

Come visit us and experience a growing community of faithful people!


CHILDREN’S SUNDAY SCHOOL: Sundays at 9:20am, Dorothy’s Hall

Men’s Breakfast:

First Wednesday of each month, 7:30am in Dorothy’s Hall

Women’s Bible Study:

Wednesdays at 9am in Dorothy’s Hall

Upcoming Events

Men’s Breakfast

July 3, 2023 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am MST
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An event every month that begins at 7:30 am on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Men’s Breakfast

August 7, 2023 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am MST
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An event every month that begins at 7:30 am on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

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Frequently Asked Questions

Learn about our worship, our beliefs and our community


Frequently Asked Questions

Being a Christian is more than just an instantaneous conversion – it is a daily process whereby you grow to be more and more like Christ.

Billy Graham

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing.

C. S. Lewis

Recent Sermons


Meditation Rogation Sunday May 22, 2022 Deacon Darius Gasatura

“Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this, To visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction, and to keep himself unspotted from the world.” (James 1:27)

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Sermon IV Sunday After Easter May 15, 2022 Canon Steven Dart

“Every good and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.” (James 1:17)

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Sermon III Sunday After Easter May 8, 2022 Canon Steven Dart

“Give us grace who are admitted into the fellowship of Christ’s Religion, that we may avoid those things that are contrary to our profession, and follow all such things as are agreeable to the same.” (The Collect for III Sunday after Easter, page 173, 1928 Book of Common Prayer)

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Sermon II Sunday After Easter May 1, 2022 Canon Steven Dart

“He that loveth his life shall lose it; and he that hateth his life in this world shall keep it unto life eternal.” (John 12:25)

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