Thursday Night at the Movies

“About Schmidt” May 21, Hospitality Center, 6:30 PM Jack Nicholson stars as Warren Schmidt in this 2002 film directed by Alexander Payne and based on the novel by Louis Begley. Warren has led a safe, predictable working career and now faces retirement. He embarks on a journey to his estranged daughter’s wedding only to discover [...]

Organ Recital: Dr. Christopher Reynolds


Our Associate Director of Music, Dr. Christopher Reynolds will perform a recital of organ favorites, Sunday, May 3rd at 3:00 PM. Program includes: Praeludium et Fuga in C, BWV 531 – J. S. Bach Ciacona in e, BuxWV 160 – Dieterich Buxtehude Prelude and Fugue in G Major – Felix Mendelssohn Concert Variations on “The [...]

May Item of the Month ~ Children’s Books!

COLLECTING BOOKS IN MAY!! This month Christ Church Cranbrook will conduct a Book Drive which will create a Summer Reading Program for the students at Glazer Elementary. All youth books (new and used) are welcome. There is a need for Series Books – especially in a genre for boys. No encyclopedias please. Thank you for [...]

The Kalos Community: A Weekend Retreat on Resurrection and Beauty at Christ Church, Cranbrook

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The Kalos Community: A Weekend Retreat on Resurrection and Beauty at Christ Church, Cranbrook The Greek word we too quickly translate as “good” in “The good shepherd” is kalos, which can just as easily be rendered as “beautiful,” “noble,” or even “model.” What if we called Jesus “The Beautiful Shepherd?” What if everything we do [...]

Looking Ahead to Holy Week and Easter

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Looking Ahead to Holy Week and Easter Through Jesus Christ, we learn that the end is the beginning. That suffering brings salvation. That there is no sin that lies beyond the reach of forgiveness. That we live by dying. That when we lose ourselves, we find ourselves. That in service we find freedom. That the [...]

Thursday Night at the Movies!

Please join us for “Chocolat” (2000) April 23, 6:30 PM, Hospitality Center Chocolate, possibly the most tempting of all sweets, causes a battle between pleasure and self-denial.  It pits a vivacious chocolatier against the conservative town mayor.  A fascinating story about human relationships filmed in a beautiful French village. The excellent cast includes Juliette Binoche, Alfred Molina, [...]

Fact and Fiction Fun!

Fact and Fiction Fun will meet again on Monday, April 27, 2015 from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm in the Conference Room at Christ Church Cranbrook. The selection for April is Dead Wake: the Last Crossing of the Lusitania, by Erik Larson. Please join us. On May 1, 1915, with WWI entering its tenth month, [...]

Easter Egg Hunt!

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Families, please join us for the Easter Egg Hunt on Easter Sunday at 10:30AM Sharp.  Attend either the 9:00AM worship and stay after or come early for the 11:15AM worship.  Paper bags will be provided for the egg hunt.  The egg hunt will be in the following locations by age (weather permitting): Egg hunt for [...]

Salon Concert ~ Wednesday, March 11 at 4:00 PM

Matthew Ball, boogie-woogie piano Wednesday, March 11 at 4:00 PM in the Guild Hall Described as “the Gen-X arrival to the uniquely American art-form of boogie-woogie” by The Ann Arbor News, Matthew Ball is a graduate of Oakland University and the University of Detroit School of Law. He holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honors [...]

Join Us for Holy Week and Easter

Please join us for worship! Palm Sunday Weekend, March 28 & 29 Liturgy of the Palms, the Passion of our Lord and Holy Eucharist Saturday at 5:00 PM Sunday at 8:00 AM in Saint Dunstan’s Chapel Sunday at 10:00 AM (Gather outside on the island and process in as a group weather permitting) in the [...]