Pastor Sharolyn Browning

The Rev. Sharolyn Browning's last day with Holy Cross is July 10, 2021 and will be on vacation leading up to that time. If you are in need of pastoral care during this time please call the church office and leave a message at 512-892-0516. 

Pianist Dr. Pieter Crathorne-Roberts

A native of South Africa, Pieter Crathorne began his music education at the University of Stellenbosch where he earned a Bachelors and Masters in Music, Piano Performance. Dr. Crathorne obtained his doctorate of Musical Arts in Piano Performance from the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Crathorne presently serves as piano music instructor, and chapel music director at Trinity Episcopal School in Westlake, Texas. Previously, Dr. Crathorne served as adjunct faculty to Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio, Texas, where he taught music history, music theory, group lessons, musicology, and accompanied the university choir. Since 2013, Dr. Crathorne, or just Pieter as we affectionately refer to him, has served as church pianist for Holy Cross Lutheran Church. Pieter has assisted with the Holy Cross adult and children's choir, as well as providing Holy Cross with special music performance weekly. 

Choir, Council

Pictured here you see our council leadership and our music leaders. Holy Cross is a busy, vibrant place, and much of the direction, momentum, and activity generates with the ministry teams. Each council representative has a special area of ministry, but most every one at Holy Cross enjoys many areas of interests. Our ministry teams are: 

Learning & Teaching
Community Outreach
Care & Hospitality
Generosity & Stewardship
Creation & Campus Care


Sunday worship at 10am + 4622 South Lamar Blvd + Austin + 512.892.0516

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