November 2019  
Upcoming Events


Holy Communion
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
A quiet service of Holy Communion.
Holy Communion
10:00 AM to 11:15 AM
A service of Holy Communion with hymns and music.
Choir Practice
11:45 AM to 12:30 PM
Come and sing with us!


Vestry Meeting
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Meets on the Third Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM.


6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
A service of sung Evening Prayer. After the service, worshipers frequently gather for dinner at a local restaurant.


St Cecilia Festival
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Area singers, musicians, artists, and a generous reception are featured in our annual festival dedicated to St Cecilia, the patron saint of musicians and organists. This event is Not To Be Missed!
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  • We hear about Ruth Haven and Jefferson House
  • Ulster Project 2017
  • Blessing of the Animals
  • St Cecilia 2017
  • Our "Prayers and Squares" ministries makes quilts for the sick
  • Christmas Lights
  • Bp Jennifer Visits CEC - 9/10/17
  • Moore-Rosenberger Wedding
  • Garden Bench
  • Weeping Louisa Crabapple
  • Confirmation Class of 2014
  • 19th Century Parish Picnic
  • Tulips brighten the spring garden

Welcome to Christ Episcopal Church!


 Where we can all Celebrate God's Love, Seek God's Will, and Serve God's People.


Click here if you want to know about the St Cecilia Arts Festival or the upcoming Christmas Tree Sale!


We love our church!  And we hope that you will, too! 


We come from many different religious backgrounds -- some of us are "cradle Episcopalians" while others started out as atheists and agnostics, Methodists, Baptists, Lutherans, or Catholics.  We've lived here all our lives, like our parents and grandparents before us, or we've moved here as children or as adults.  We prize our shared delight in worship and community here, we prize our individual uniquenesses and our commonalities.  We find, in the Episcopal Church, that we are able to be different in some ways but still be one in Christ. 


We are an inclusive community!  All are welcome here!

We strongly believe that nothing can ever separate us from the Love of God in Christ Jesus, as Saint Paul said (Romans 8:38).  We welcome all, whatever your past or present, to come and worship with us, to learn with us, to pray with us, and to grow with us!  And -- perhaps -- we can worship with you, learn with you, pray with you, and grow with you, as well!


What's on our Website? 

On this website, you will find information concerning our church and its ministries. We hope you find your time spent here a blessing. Our church is a warm and loving church, and we want you to feel comfortable and at liberty to call on us for anything you need. Feel free to browse through the various areas of our website and learn about our fellowship.


If you are considering a new place of worship or a relocation to our area,
we would love to have you be our guest!

Won't you come visit us soon?

When you visit our church, you will find:

  • A caring congregation that will gladly welcome you
  • Preaching/teaching that is centered on the Word of God
  • Ministries to meet the spiritual needs of every age, situation, background, and present.

"May God bless you richly, that you may bear abundant fruit and glorify the Father."  (John 15:8)

Evelyn Wheeler, Rector


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Contact Us  
Christ Episcopal Church
506 Mulberry St.
Madison, Indiana 47250
Phone 812-265-2158
Fax 812-265-1578
Regular Schedule  
Office Hours
  • Monday-Thursday, 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM.

  • Quiet Service of Holy Eucharist
    – 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
  • Service of Holy Eucharist with music and hymns
    – 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM
  • Evensong
    – 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
It's Time to Pledge!

See the News and Notes, posted at:, for information about our financial needs.

On that same page, you will find a link to a pledge card you can download to fill in, and mail to the church, or drop it at the office, or fold it and put it in the plate on November 17!

Please respond if at all possible, by Sunday, November 17.  (Vestry meets on the 19th and we will need a sense of where things are by that time.)

Thank you so very much!

St Cecilia Is Coming Soon!

Join us the evening of Friday, November 22 (7:30 p.m.), for our Sixth Annual St Cecilia Arts Festival, on the theme of joy, featuring works by local artist Ann Farnsley, the world premier of local composer Steve Boone's "The Haze of Your Persuasion," as well as works by George Harrison, J.S. Bach, Charlie Baily and the Happy Valley Boys, and by musicians/artists Camille Fife, Dan Dattilo, Isaac "Spike" Boone, Meg Bramer, Jonathan Stanley, "Jazz for Jesus," the Christ Church Choir (augmented by area singers), and YOU!  We follow with a gala reception.  It is an evening not to be missed!  

Christmas Tree Sale!

We're planning a Christmas Tree Sale this year!  For more information, please click here. Members: please sign up to help with tree sales, concessions, and/or church tours. The sale begins on Friday, November 29, at 10:00 a.m. and continues until all the trees are sold.  Tell your friends!  These are beautiful firs from Michigan, running from 6 feet to 12 feet tall! 

Vestry Announcements

Read the latest edition of the Vestry Announcements here!

Food Drive for Stranded College Students!

Thank you to everyone who donated food and other items to Hanover College for stranded students!

Women in the Early Church

Our final class on Women in the Early Church is next Sunday, November 17, at 9:10 in the Great Hall.  (No class November 10.)

Are YOU interested in serving on Vestry?

We meet once a month on the third Tuesday, usually for less than 2 hours.  You can expect challenges and laughs, while we work together to respond to church needs and our common vision and mission.  If you're interested, or just want to know more, please speak to the Rector or any current member of Vestry.  Thank you for your consideration!

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