COVID-19

In-Person Worship Guidelines

We are excited to welcome many of you back to worship in person at Christ Church Cranbrook. As we re-open to a new worship schedule that includes both indoor and outdoor venues on campus, we want to review

Serving the Frontline Workers who are Serving Others

By Kristin Bogaerts

First and foremost, I would like to thank Pastor Manisha and Christ Church Cranbrook for the opportunity to provide snacks and drinks to our local frontline hospital workers.  The idea to collect snacks

Finding Joy in small moments during COVID-19

By Tim Smalarz

The coronavirus has affected all of our lives in so many ways:  from the way we interact with one another, to the way we work, to the way we learn and to the way we worship, just

The Challenge of Being Served

By Joe LaVela

Today, Maundy Thursday, Jesus washes the Apostles’ feet in order to set for them an example of how they are to serve.  At the same time, he made them practice being served, a difficult lesson

Embracing my Fears, Deaths and Resurrections

By Meredith Skowronski, Executive Assistant to the Rector

For the past four weeks the pandemic has left me in a state of fear. My fears are many: fear for my loved ones who are elderly and alone, fear

Message from the Rector: We are STILL Live-streaming Worship Services!

By the Rev. Dr. William J. Danaher, Jr., Rector


By now I hope all of you are following the Governor’s orders, so we can minimize the spread of COVID-19 and protect the most

Reimagining Church in the COVID-19 Epidemic

By the Rev. Dr. William J. Danaher, Jr., Rector

URGENT ANNOUNCEMENT: Public Worship & Meetings Moving Online

Dear Ones,

Earlier today, Bishop Bonnie Perry instructed all Episcopal Churches in our Diocese to refrain from public worship and large public gatherings for the remainder of Lent (until Palm Sunday, April 5) due

A Special Announcement by the Rector on the COVID-19 Pandemic

Dear Ones,

I want to update you as to some changes we are making as we continue to monitor and respond to the spread COVID-19.  

As the World Health Organization wrote in

A Message from the Rector: Coronavirus and Flu Prevention

Dear ones,

With news of the spread of the coronavirus as well as the normal risks that flu and cold season bring, we want to share with you some of the preventative measures we are taking at Christ Church Cranbrook