April Item of the Month ~ Maxwell House Regualr Coffee

Maxwell House Coffee

Calling all coffee drinkers (and even tea sippers)!!!!! The Baldwin Soup Kitchen, which serves over 65,000 meals each year, is in need of MAXWELL HOUSE REGULAR COFFEE. Thank you in advance for your “GOOD TO THE LAST DROP” donations!! Please please your donations in the bins in the Narthex and at the South Entrance. Thank [...]

Thursday Night at the Movies! ~ “LA LA LAND”

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On April 20 at 6:30 in the Hospitality Center we will show the acclaimed 2016 film LA LA LAND. It portrays an aspiring actress and a jazz musician who are struggling to pursue their dreams in modern day Los Angeles. Mike Frank will discuss the movie in the context of historical Hollywood musicals. Please join [...]

The Second Sunday in Lent ~ March 12, 2017

The Rev. Manisha Dostert John 3:1-17 Transcribed What a delight to see all of you here! I can actually see you. There’s electricity. It’s amazing. It is so bizarre when things are taken away from you, and you have to learn how to live in this different way of being. But it’s kind of also [...]

Welcome to Christ Church Cranbrook

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Welcome to Christ Church Cranbrook! We are an Episcopal congregation in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, located at the crossing of Cranbrook and Lone Pine Roads. Founded in 1928 as one of the Cranbrook institutions, Christ Church has a long tradition of excellence in worship, music, education, pastoral care, and outreach to the metropolitan area. We are [...]

Order of St. Luke Conference at CCC

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Greater Detroit Chapter of the Order of St Luke Conference at Christ Church Cranbrook, Friday April 28, 6 PM -8:00 PM and Saturday April 29, 7:30 AM -4:00 PM. Guest speakers: The Reverend Jack and Anna Marie Sheffield Join us for an amazing experience of God’s healing grace through the power of the Holy Spirit. [...]

Vacation Bible School registration is now open!


June 19, 2017 — June 23, 2017 09:00 am — 12:00 pm Vacation Bible School! Imagine a world where curious kids become hands-on inventors who discover they’re lovingly crafted by God. Join us for Maker Fun Factory Vacation Bible School! Register your kids today or sign up to volunteer as a leader or helper. Please [...]

The First Sunday in Lent ~ March 5, 2017

  The Rev. Canon Dr. William J. Danaher, Jr. Rector March 5, 2017 The First Sunday in Lent   Transcribed   Until I became the rector of Christ Church Cranbrook two-and-a-half years ago, I always had a balance in my life. I was a professor of ethics and then I was a priest. And I [...]

The Last Sunday after the Epiphany ~ February 26, 2017

The Rev. Canon Dr. William J. Danaher, Jr. Rector February 26, 2017 Matthew 17:1-9 Transcribed When I was 14 years old, I went to a nice school and it had a beautiful library, and I kind of discovered this library. I was from a small town in Connecticut and going off into that library was [...]

Rector’s Fourm ~ Word Become Flesh: On Theology, Culture and the Arts

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Nina Simone once said that artists have the duty to reflect the “signs of the times.” Christians share this duty. We are called to bear witness to a timeless message grounded in the here and now, in the place where we stand and where our communities live. In this year-long course, we will look at [...]

The Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany ~ February 12, 2017

The Rev. Canon Dr. William J. Danaher, Jr. February 12, 2017 Matthew 5:21-37 Transcribed About eleven years ago, I had this incredible moment in my life. I had been working and teaching at a university in Tennessee, in a small town, and I was offered this incredible position. I was offered a tenure and a [...]