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Events

Intergenerational Lenten Hike (Cancelled 3/26 due to rain)

Umstead Park 399 Umstead Dr, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN: Bolin Creek Trail Our Lenten hikes will be easy to moderate 2 – 2.5 mile walks, with short reflections on the Sunday Gospel readings. The Creation Care Committee will host this hike along the paved, wheelchair and stroller-accessible trail. Meet at Umstead Park (399 Umstead Dr.) to begin the 2-mile loop.

Peace Walk & MLK Reading – Updated information

St. Paul's AME 101 N. Merritt Mill Road, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

In honor of its 60th anniversary, Chapel Hill clergy will read from Martin Luther King Jr.'s Letter from a Birmingham Jail.. at 10:30 a.m., University Baptist Church Given the weather forecast, the Peace Walk, which was to precede the reading, has been cancelled.

Pentecost

The Chapel of the Cross 304 E Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC

Join us on May 28 for a few special events in the life of our parish surrounding Pentecost. After the 10:00 a.m. service, around 11:15, we will enjoy cake and lemonade, and thank Father Mawethu for all he has done for the Chapel of the Cross. Father Ricardo Medina of El Buen Pastor, Durham will […]

Vacation Church Camp

The Chapel of the Cross 304 E Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC

June 19-23, 9:00 AM – 12:00 noon This year, we’ll be learning about people of faith who worked to build Beloved Community - people like Harriet Tubman, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Congressman John Lewis and Episcopal Bishop Barbara Harris – through skits, songs, games, art reflections, Bible stories and Godly Play. Registration […]

Popsicles on the Grounds

The Chapel of the Cross 304 E Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC

Please join us after the 10:00 a.m. service in the Cloister Courtyard for popsicles and fellowship.

Cake on the Grounds

The Chapel of the Cross 304 E Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC

Join us for cake in the Parish Hall on Sunday after the 10:00 a.m. service for fellowship and to honor the end of our Sabbatical Priest the Rev. Geoffrey Hoare's time with us.

Biscuits on the Grounds

The Chapel of the Cross 304 E Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC

Join us for biscuits and fellowship between the 8 am and 10 am services

Fall Kickoff

The Chapel of the Cross 304 E Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC

Join us as we return to our regular schedule on September 10, with doughnuts and coffee during the 10:15 formation hour.  You can also meet ministry leaders, take your photo for our online directory, and take a tour of the building.

Episcopal Youth Community Kickoff Meeting and Dinner

The Chapel of the Cross 304 E Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC

We’re going to have an amazing year in EYC, and we can’t wait for you to be part of it! All youth (grades 6-12) and parents are invited to join us on Sunday, September 10 at 5pm to hear about everything we’ve got planned, ask questions, and share a meal with friends old and new. […]

EYC Night Out at Frankie’s Fun Park

Join us on Friday, October 6 from 6pm to 11pm for our annual EYC night out at Frankie’s Fun Park in Raleigh. We will meet at the church, drive to Frankie’s, and stop by CookOut on the way home. $35 covers $40 worth of rides and games, plus a CookOut milkshake! Confidential scholarships available upon […]

Advent Wreathmaking

The Chapel of the Cross 304 E Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC

Our annual Advent wreathmaking event will be held Sunday, December 3, at 10:15 AM.  Oasis floral wreath forms and candle sets may be purchased in advance at this link.  (A 10.5” form plus 5 candles = $25;  candle sets alone = $10.  Choose the “registration type” you want.)  Supplies can be set aside for pick-up […]

Foyer Groups Registration

The Chapel of the Cross 304 E Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC

Since 1997, parishioners have been gathering as Foyer Dinner Groups. These groups offer a way to meet other parishioners, become better acquainted with those you may already know, share food and fellowship, and form friendships that give you a sense of belonging in our parish. After a long covid pause, we are excited to announce […]