Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Feb 23 – Mar 8, 2020

Adult Forum

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

Organ Recital featuring Dr. Jinsun Cho

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

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper

Enjoy breakfast for dinner at our annual Shrove Tuesday pancake supper. A short children’s Ash Wednesday service will be offered at 6:40pm.
Feb 26, 2020

Ash Wednesday Services

Christ Church + Washington Parish on Capitol Hill offers 3 services on Ash Wednesday including the imposition of ashes at 7:30am, noon, and 7:00pm. Additionally Ashes at the Metro will be offered at the Eastern Market Metro station from 5:15pm – 6:15pm.
Feb 28 – Apr 3, 2020

Lenten Film Series

Our annual Lenten film series will take place in the Parish Hall on Fridays during Lent (except March 13). The group will select a theme for Lent (tbc) and each event will begin with a light supper at 6:30pm followed by a short reading from the Bible, the movie and a discussion. We’ll have a sign up sheet for each week.
Mar 1, 2020

Make Homeless Lunches

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.
Mar 1, 2020

Laundry Love

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 office@washingtonparish.org
Mar 14, 2020

St. Patrick’s Dinner and Auction

Come celebrate with a fun, traditional corned beef and cabbage dinner (catered by Corned Beef King) with libations provided by the Christ Church Brew Crew. We will have some EXCLUSIVE items for bid  as well as a lottery drawing for a Pot of Gold.  Adults are $30; children under 12 are $10. The children will have special, fun programming while the adults celebrate in the Parish Hall.
Apr 19 – 26, 2020

Adult Forum

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: “It is finished” These discussions will focus on the meaning of the empty tomb and the hope of the Resurrection as depicted by Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John.
May 1, 2020

First Friday Book Club

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…