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Gratitude

"Comparison is the thief of joy." -Unknown I believe gratitude is the most important part of life. You know what I am talking about: that warm feeling of thankfulness towards the world or special people. Let’s face it, if you spend all your time moaning about what...

In His Image

We started our series “Thread” in Genesis chapter 1.  There we saw how God created this world.  He spoke it into being.  But when it came to humankind, the crown of His creation, we were different.  He formed us special from the dust of the ground. Unlike anything...

Christmas Eve at Holy Cross

Christmas is coming. . .  Does that fact bring you joy or anxiety, or a little bit of both?  Does months of Covid talk, and political rhetoric have you a little numb this year? Christmas is really about Jesus coming, about God becoming human to save us. Because when...

Life From Naomi’s Perspective

Comfort dog work is letting the handlers laugh and cry with people while I do my magic. The whole business is about joy. The first thing handlers and people learn in this business is there is no life that is free of pain. For instance, one of my favorite places, a...

Holy Cross Remodels Preschool

Exciting news from Holy Cross! Our preschool is growing, and we are remodeling!Thanks to a private donation, we are currently amidst a renovation to accommodate our increasing enrollment. An additional classroom has been added to the existing Multipurpose Room and...

The Small Group Initiative

We are Relaunching Small Groups at Holy Cross in September. We have been studying the Book of Acts and learning that we are a part of The Movement. We are "God's Plan to save the world," and people will experience God's grace and forgiveness through us.  In the midst...

Life From Naomi’s Perspective

Somebody once said that the big answers are written on stone. I think the big answers are the smiles on peoples’ faces, the contentment of happy eyes and words of joy. June was all about joy. That’s what being a comfort dog is about—making people happy.Kimberly Richey...

Register now for VBS!

Holy Cross is excited to host VBS in person this summer! Climb aboard for mountains of fun at Rocky Railway! NEW this year: Evening VBS!  Mark your calendars for June 7-10, 6-8 p.m. Children ages 3 through 5th grade are invited to participate on this faith-filled...

Virtual Prayer Vigil Starting March 27

As we come to the end of our Lenten focus on Prayer, we are launching into Holy Week with a Virtual 24-Hour Prayer Vigil. It will begin on Saturday morning, March 27, and run through the night until Palm Sunday worship services kick off this year’s Holy Week. Sign up...