Sandwich Ministry

Join with neighbors and friends on the Second Saturday of every month to help make sandwiches for our homeless neighbors. Volunteers of all ages are welcome. Most months we make about 1000 sandwiches that are delivered early Sunday morning along with other essentials....
Are You Qualified?

Are You Qualified?

Our Reading Buddies partnership with Tom C. Gooch Elementary is in full swing! If you are not familiar with this awesome opportunity for members of our congregation and community, you can find out about it here. In short, Reading Buddies is the weekly opportunity for...
A Case for Eating Queso

A Case for Eating Queso

“Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for he who promised is faithful. And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the...
Welcome Luis & Mirella!

Welcome Luis & Mirella!

Luis & Mirella Benitez will be welcomed this Sunday as the new leadership team for Santa Cruz. We are thrilled to have them joining the Holy Cross/Santa Cruz ministry team! In this week’s blog they introduce themselves and explain how they became a part of...

Who is your community?

The idea of community is a tough one. There are lots of questions about how and when and where and who and all that, and no one I know purports to know all of these things. Even for a lot of this post, I won’t answer the questions, but I pray they and some of the...