Community & Outreach

The Christ Episcopal Community responds to the grace we receive by giving grace to those in the Cedar Rapids community and beyond. We support a number of active community outreach programs including Loaves and Fishes, Green Square Meals, Kenwood Leadership Academy’s Backpack program, and much more. Contact us if you would like to share your gifts and abilities with others.

Caring Circles

Caring Circles was launched at the Christ Church annual meeting on Sunday, March 27, and include:

Gathering/Fellowship Circles:  Rotating membership circles that meet in groups of about 10 people, then at parish-wide events.Our first In-Person Parish-Wide Homecoming Event will be on Pentecost, Sunday, June 5. 

Caring/Pastoral Care Circles:  Pastoral care circles, keeping in touch with congregants who are unable to or rarely come to church.

Connecting Circle/Mission & Ministry.  Led by vestry members, these groups. or commissions, carry out the various aspects of parish ministries.

If you would like to learn more about the circles, or sign up contact Melody Rockwell at