Profile: Christ Church Episcopal, Glen Allen, Va.
Christ Church Episcopal is a relatively new worshiping community (born in 1993) located in Glen Allen, Va. It's one of nine congregations participating in the Vibrant Stewardship Project.
According to the congregation's profile, its core values are:
- to know and experience God’s grace, mercy, and love
- to give thanks to God through engaging worship
- to be an inviting, welcoming, and nurturing people and place
- to teach and encourage one another to grow as disciples of Jesus Christ
- and to love and serve God, one another, and the community beyond Christ Church
Here's an excerpt from their profile:
Discoveries from Listening Process
Discovery #1 – Family influences our congregation’s giving more than anything else.
Discovery #2 – People want to talk about money, but find it a challenge to do so.
Discovery #3 -- We are a young, affluent congregation that is quick to give to a specific need (rally around a special cause).
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