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:

Sundays at Christ Church

     7:30 a.m. – Morning Prayer

     8:00 a.m. –  Holy Communion

     10:30 a.m. – Holy Communion

PLEASE JOIN US! Bible study on the Gospel of St. Mark Sundays, 9:20 – 10:15 a.m. in the Sanctuary

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Wednesdays at Christ Church

     10:00 a.m. –  Holy Communion

Join Us for Story & Song each month on the Zoom platform. A family-friendly hour of stories and songs relevant to the liturgical season.

Upcoming Story & Song: Tuesday, January 17, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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Join Us For Online Daily Morning and Evening Prayer on Zoom

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)

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Evening Prayer – 5:00 p.m. daily

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Adult Bible Study on Wednesdays is on hiatus until January 2023.

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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!

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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 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am MST

Men’s Breakfast

August 7 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am MST

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

2023-01-22T13:14:46-07:00

Sermon III Epiphany Canon Steven Dart January 22, 2023

“And the master of the feast said to the bridegroom, but thou hast saved the best wine until now.”

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2023-01-15T14:05:21-07:00

Sermon II Epiphany Canon Steven Dart January 15, 2023

“And the Father spoke from heaven over Jesus saying, Thou art my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.” (Mark 1:11)

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2023-01-08T14:00:19-07:00

Meditation I Epiphany Deacon Darius Gasatura January 8, 2023

“O GOD, who by the leading of a star didst manifest thy only-begotten Son to the Gentiles; Mercifully grant that we, who now know thee by faith, may after this life have fruition of thy glorious Godhead; through the same thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.” Collect Epiphany Sunday 1928 Book of Common Prayer

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2023-01-01T14:17:55-07:00

Sermon Feast of the Circumcision Canon Steven Dart January 1, 2023

“Work out your own salvation with fear and trembling. For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of His good pleasure.” (Phil. 2:12-13)

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