Jan 19, 2020
The 225th Anniversary Celebration continues on January 19th with a guest preacher, a guest speaker at the Adult Forum and a hootenanny with a chili potluck supper. Remembering the 1960’s and 70’s 9am and 11am services will feature The Rev. Carole Crumley as guest preacher. Carole was assistant and interim rector at Christ Church in the late 1970s. 10am Adult Form guest speaker, Karen Cunningham, Executive Director of Everyone Home DC (formerly Capitol Hill Group Ministry, formed by a…
Jan 19, 2020
Christ Church is pleased to welcome Karen Cunningham, Executive Director of Everyone Home DC (formerly Capitol Hill Group Ministry), to speak about their re-branding efforts and the valuable work they do in our community to address issues of homelessness and pursue long term solutions to this issue. This Adult Forum is part of the 225th Anniversary Event. All welcome to join and learn more at this engaging and informative session.
Feb 2, 2020
On the first Sunday of each month, usually after the 11am service, we make 100 sandwiches and pack bag lunches for residents of CCNV shelter. This is a great way for children to serve. If you are interested in purchasing the monthly supplies, setting up the lunch making, or dropping off the lunches at the shelter, please contact the church office.
Feb 2, 2020
Join us for this outreach event to serve our low-income neighbors as we provide the money and supplies at Good Hope Laundromat on the first Sunday of each month. It’s a vital service and a great way to get to know people in our community. Please plan to serve 1:30-4:00pm on the first Sunday of the month or designate a portion of that time. To sign up, contact Jennifer Baker Howard at firstname.lastname@example.org
Feb 7, 2020
The Christ Church Book Group meets most months (except December, March and April) at the church to explore spiritual and/or religious themes in select books. A light supper is served at 6:30 pm, with book discussion starting at 7:00 pm. This year’s reading schedule is as follows: October 4, 2019: The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World by the Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu, with Douglas Abrams. We plan to discuss the first section of the book at the October…
Feb 9, 2020
The Parish Annual Meeting will be held Sunday, February 9th beginning at 9:50am with roll call and meeting business beginning at 10am. We will elect new Vestry members, review the 2020 budget, get updates on important church matters and hear about plans for the this year as we prepare to welcome a new rector in 2020. A copy of the 2019 Annual Report will be available prior to the meeting.
Feb 14, 2020
Join us for a festive Valentine’s Day supper and movie on February 14. This event is for singles, couples and children. The movie will be announced soon, but will be a family-friendly film for everyone to enjoy. We’ll have traditional meat lasagne, vegetarian lasagne and gluten free versions, along with salad, dessert and bubbly (including sparkling water and sparkling cider). We’ll wrap things up around 9pm and will provide nursery care for younger children, if needed. Please sign up on…
Feb 23 – Mar 8, 2020
Join The Rev. Rob Banse for Adult Forum from 10am – 10:45am in the Meeting Room (glass conference room in the Parish Hall). All are welcome to join the conversation. All that is required is an inquiring mind and heart. Theme: “By what we have done, and by what we have left undone” A series of conversations about those things in life that lead to the experience of separation and alienation and what works to restore us, heal us, and…
Feb 23, 2020
Christ Church+Washington Parish is pleased to present Dr. Jinsun Cho in recital on Christ Church’s Casavant Freres Pipe Organ, Opus 3914, on Sunday, February 23rd at 4:00pm. Free admission. Reception follows. Dr. Cho is the Music Director at The Church of Epiphany (Washington, DC) and is known widely as a versatile and critically-acclaimed organist. Dr. Cho’s experience spans performance, musical leadership and academic roles in Baltimore/Washington DC area, and her native South Korea. She has appeared in concerts throughout the…
Feb 25, 2020
Enjoy breakfast for dinner at our annual Shrove Tuesday pancake supper. A short children’s Ash Wednesday service will be offered at 6:40pm.