Groups

All Saints' Guild 

The All Saint's Guild welcomes women of all ages who enjoy getting to know each other and are interested in learning more about Holy Communion. They meet on the second Tuesdays, September through May at 10:30 a.m. in the Carrick room. Meetings include a devotional, learning about church activities, and a bring-your-own lunch. It is a time of fun and fellowship, love and laughter, and support for one another.

Contact Annie Mahaffey

 

Centering Prayer 

This group meets on the first Saturday of each month at 9 a.m. in Quilling Memorial Chapel for Centering Prayer and Lectio Divina (praying the scriptures). All are welcome, and instruction is available for any interested newcomers. The labyrinth is also available to walk in Cheney Parish Hall.

Contact Eileen Olewinski.

 

Daughters of The King (DOK)

 Daughters of the King is a spiritual sisterhood of women (an Order) dedicated to a life of prayer, service, and evangelism. Women are communicants of The Episcopal Church and other traditions. DOK meets September through May on the second Sunday of each month, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the Carrick Room. The women of this Order offer daily individual prayers for the concerns on our prayer list.

Contact Pat Pate.

 

Education for Ministry (EfM)

 EfM aims to teach participants how to weave their life stories into the bigger Christian story around the world and through time. Over four years, participants read about and discuss the Old and New Testaments, church history, and theology. Members also share and develop their own personal stories of faith. Holy Communion's EfM group meets Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. in the Carrick room from September through May. To learn more, visit https://efm.sewanee.edu/ or https://efmatchc.org/.

Contact Mike Watson

 

CHC’s Knitting Ministry 

This ministry meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. in the Carrick Room to knit shawls, caps, and prayer bears for those in need of prayer and comfort in the parish and beyond. Knitted items are delivered to individuals and families celebrating extraordinary events in their lives, like births and baptisms. The group is open to all, from knitting neophytes to purling pros. If you would like to donate yarn or join the ministry, please contact Linda Christopher. 

Contact Linda Christopher.

 

Men's Bible Study 

The Men's Bible Study meets Fridays at 7 a.m. in Room 301 to study the scripture readings for the coming Sunday.

Contact Charlton Lyons.

 

The Reading Life 

The Reading Life is a book group that meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 11 a.m. in the Carrick Room for lively discussion and debate around the monthly book selection

Contact Janie Morris.

 

Words Cubed 

Words Cubed is a welcoming, creative group for writers that meets on the third Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. on Zoom. Each month, participants write on a chosen topic and share their work. Anyone is welcome to attend and listen in.

Contact Joan Biddle.