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Christ Episcopal Church, Mexia

It is God's desire that we be hospitable, inclusive & inviting;
therefore we welcome everyone to our worship services
broadcast every Sunday morning on Zoom
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O God, the King of glory, you have exalted your only Son Jesus Christ with great triumph to your kingdom in heaven: Do not leave us comfortless, but send us your Holy Spirit to strengthen us, and exalt us to that place where our Savior Christ has gone before; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, in glory everlasting. Amen

May 16, 2021
Seventh Sunday of Easter
Morning Prayer, Rite I
Scripture Readings

The Psalm: Psalm 1
First Reading: Acts 1:15-17, 21-26
The Canticle: Canticle 2; Benedictus es, Domine
The Second Reading: 1 John 5:9-13
The Canticle: Canticle 6; Gloria in Excelsis
The Gospel: John 17:6-19

Eucharistic Lectionary Year B
Office Lectionary Year 2
Book of Common Prayer and Bible
Multiple images of Easter celebrations rotating from one to another


Empty cross on Easter morning with blooming flowers around base
"Virtual" Lilies have been dontated in Honor of, with Thanksgiving for, or in Memory of their loved ones. Check out the Lilies page to see for whom lilies have been donated. Spend a little time on the page remembering those who have gone on before us and in thanksgiving for those we still have.
Empty cross on Easter morning with blooming flowers around base


Join us Wednesday nights at 7:30 as we continue our Wednesday evening studies. Currently, we are studying the life of Christ from a Jewish perspective. After the study, we finish off the day with Compline in the tradition of the early Church Fathers and monks. For more details contact Rev. Ray Bagby by email, or call or text him at (254) 717-5540.

At Christ Church, all baptized Christians are welcome to partake in communion.

Visit the Lilies Page to see for whom CEC-members have donated "virtual" lilies.

Pray for our Nation and its leaders.

Follow Christ Church Mexia on FaceBook to keep up with the latest news and happenings in our church and in the Anglican/Episcopal Communion.

Join us as Christ Episcopal Church Mexia again meets in our church building. For information, contact Rev. Bagby.

Happy Birthday to CEC-M parishioners: Mary Lou Butler (5/11), Shawna Smith (5/16)



Birthday Cake with Candles
Gunnar Smith (5/03)
Beth Duynslager (5/04)
Jane Turchi (5/04)
Jordan Carroll (5/05)
Amy Fleming (5/07)
Susan Patton (5/07)
Mary Lou Butler (5/11)
Shawna Smith (5/16)
Dwayne Ellis (5/18)
Micaela Gallagher (5/24)
Richard O'Dell (5/26)
Happy Anniversary Medallion

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