Pulpit Committee Nomination

Our Pulpit Nominating Committee announced the committee’s decision to nominate Reverend Les Newsom to serve as the next Lead Pastor for Christ Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, January 9, 2018. CPC’s Session unanimously concurred in the Committee’s nomination. Below are letters to the congregation released by each group regarding the announcement.

Announcement from the Pulpit Nominating Committee

Letter from the CPC Session

Please save the dates for these upcoming Sundays:

  • February 11th: Congregational Meeting immediately following the morning worship service. The congregation will hear from the Pulpit Committee about how they came to their nomination.
  • February 18th: Les will preach as our “candidate” and there will be a reception following.
  • February 25th: Congregational Meeting immediately following the morning worship service. The congregation will vote on the nomination of Les to be our next Lead Pastor.

Visit christpresoxford.org/pulpit or click on the pulpit icon on this page to learn more about our nominee.

Hibernation Retreat 2018

Friendships are a beautiful gift from the Father, but it is difficult to know how to navigate them in this broken world. Join us as we learn together about God’s purposes for us within our friendships, how to be the best kind of friend, and where we find the resources and power to live out this beautiful calling. Because of our friend, Jesus, we can hope for more in this life for our relationships!

Women’s Hibernation Retreat
February 9-10th
The Graduate | Oxford

Visit christpresoxford.org/women for more information on our speakers & to register online. You may also register using the Hibernation Retreat Forms found in the CPC foyer.

Adult Sunday School Winter Session


The Church in The World. What does It look like to be a disciple in our time? How do we as Christians relate to the to the world in the place and time in which we live? Join us Sunday mornings in December at 9:15 a.m., in the CPC sanctuary.

Taught by Les Newsom