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Whether you are a life-long Christian or just inquiring about or beginning that wonderful and exciting journey of faith, here at Christ Church you will know welcome, love, respect, and belonging.

 

 

This Week at Christ Church for July 16, 2016 - July 23, 2016

THIS WEEK AT CHRIST CHURCH, GEORGETOWN

 
SPECIAL REMINDERS
 
Garden Service:  The 9:00 a.m. Sunday service has moved move to its summer location in the Chapel Garden  where it will remain, weather permitting, through Sunday, September 4.
 
Summer Adult Education:  Summer Adult Education continues next Sunday, July 3, with the second of a two part series on the “Intersection of Christian Faith and Science.”   Please click here for a complete summer Adult Education schedule.
 
Publishing News:  Dr. Kathleen Staudt, a frequent Adult Forum speaker at Christ Church, is also a poet.  A new collection of her work, Good Places, is about to be published by Finishing Line Press.  To place an advance order please follow this link.

 
LOOKING FORWARD
 
Baptism Dates:  July 17 and August 21 have been set aside for baptisms which could take place at the 9:00 a.m., 11:15 a.m., or 5:00 p.m. services.  Please contact the Reverend Kristen Hawley or the Reverend Elizabeth Keeler to schedule a baptism.
 
Soup Kitchen:  Mark your calendars and consider joining us this Spring/Summer 2016.  We meet in the Parish Hall Kitchen, 3116 O Street, N.W., on the third Sunday and Monday of every month. Upcoming volunteer opportunities include Sunday, July 17, and Monday, July 18; Monday, August 16, and Sunday, August 21.  To sign up or for more information, email Liza Ballantine.  Thanks!
 
Christ Church Thrift Shop:  The Thrift Shop is now closed for the summer.  It will reopen on Wednesday, September 14, when it will resume its weekly Wednesday opening hours from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.
 
Homecoming Sunday:  Please plan to take part in  this fall’s “Homecoming Sunday” on September 11.  There will be a combined service at 10:00 a.m.  That will be followed by an on-site picnic to provide an opportunity for fellowship as well as a wide variety of information about events, programs, and volunteer opportunities for the fall, winter, and spring.  The 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. services that day will take place as usual.
 
Yoga at Christ Church:  The Christ Church yoga class is continuing on Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m. in Keith Hall. New participants always are welcome. For more information and to register please email Cherie Jones or call her at 202-352-7529.

 
MISSION PARTNERS
 
An Update from the Bishop Walker School: Click here to read about “A Strong Finish to the 2016 School Year.”