Archive for January 2009

Night of Prayer, February 7

The Church of the Resurrection is invited to gather with Christians from other congregations in DC to pray together for our city on Saturday, Feb. 7, at 7 PM. This is the 6th such city-wide prayer gathering, and each one has been a precious, joyful, and reverent time.  Don’t miss this opportunity to pray with…

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"As We Forgive" Book Signing Party

As We Forgive Book Signing Party You’ve seen the film–now read the book! In the summer of 2007, Catherine spent two weeks in Rwanda where she interviewed survivors and perpetrators (several of whom are featured in Laura Water Hinson’s award-winning film) of the 1994 genocide—all of whom are learning to navigate the path to reconciliation. A…

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FREE Apologetics Conference!

Engaging Contemporary Culture Grace DC, Christ our Shepherd, and the Church of the Resurrection will be hosting Professor Jerram Barrs for a conference on Engaging Contemporary Culture this weekend. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear an excellent speaker address a crucial topic. The conference is free and will be held Friday evening and Saturday, January…

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Sanctity of Life Events

The March for Life is this Thursday, January 22. The annual rally draws thousands of people from across the country on the anniversary of Roe v Wade to draw public attention to the injustice of abortion. If you have questions or are interested in attending and would like to coordinate with others from Church of…

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Spanish Language Bible Study

The Spanish Language Bible Study is a Christian community for Latinos and Spanish speakers. The aim of this ministry is a winsome fellowship in which unchurched Latinos can meet Christ through friendship and Bible study. For questions or to get involved, please contact Ana Lopez at lopezar@gmail.com.  

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Christian Hospitality in DC this Weekend

Many visitors are coming to the city of Washington this weekend. They come to witness a historic inauguration and to enjoy the city. It is a time of enormous optimism and hope. Meanwhile, many Washingtonians are fleeing the city this weekend. Others are planning to stay indoors and stocking up. The way many locals are talking,…

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Francis Schaeffer on Hospitality

“Don’t start with a big program. Don’t suddenly think you can add to your church budget and begin. Start personally and start in your home. I dare you. I dare you in the name of Jesus Christ. Do what I am going to suggest. Begin by opening your home for community… How many times in the…

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2008 Giving Receipts

Please stop by the table in the front foyer on January 18 and January 25 to pick up your 2008 Giving Receipt for charitable giving to the Church of the Resurrection. Unclaimed receipts will be mailed by January 31, 2009. Thank you!

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Nursery Volunteers Needed

The littlest ones in our congregation need your help!  We’re trying to increase seven-fold the amount of nursery workers at Rez.  You may never have thought of yourself as someone who could serve in this way, but we challenge you to reconsider.  Questions, or to request an application, contact: Katie Doherty & Miriam Rudolph nursery@rezchurch.org or (202)…

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