Archive for February, 2009

St. Kennys: An Historical Landmark

Friday, February 27th, 2009
The Church of the Resurrection shares an office on Capitol Hill with its two daughter churches, Advent and Ascension. The office is at Maryland and 8th NE, on the second floor above Kenny's BBQ. For this reason, it is affectionately known as, "St. Kenny's." (more…)

Bishop Thad Barnum on Our Power for Mission

Friday, February 27th, 2009
In case you missed it, here is the third of Bishop Thad's messages on Paul's Epistle to the Colossians. You can listen or download it here.

Bishop Thad Barnum on the Depth of our Redemption

Friday, February 27th, 2009
In case you missed it, here is the second of Bishop Thad's messages on Paul's Epistle to the Colossians. You can listen or download it here.

Bishop Thad Barnum on the Supremacy of Christ

Friday, February 27th, 2009
In case you missed it, here is the first of Bishop Thad's three messages from Paul's Epistle to the Colossians. You can listen or download it here.

On Keeping a Holy Lent

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009
This week marks the beginning of the Christian season of Lent. If you want to know more about why we do this, and how to make the most of it, here's a helpful article on the topic.

Ash Wednesday Service, February 25

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009
Please join us for our Ash Wednesday service -- marking the beginning of the penitential season of Lent -- on Wednesday, February 25, at 6 PM.  The service will be held at our usual location: Christ Our Shepherd Church (801 North Carolina Ave. SE). Childcare provided.

Thad Barnum’s “Lord, At Any Cost”

Monday, February 16th, 2009
In last night's message, Matthew Anderson mentioned a life-changing message by Bishop Thad Barnum. This sermon, entitled, "Lord, At Any Cost," was given in 2003 at the Anglican Mission Winter Conference. You can listen to it in its entirety here.

Retreat Details for Next Weekend

Friday, February 13th, 2009
map of Massanetta Springs directions Schedule: Friday 5-11 PM: Registration is open in the hotel lobby 8:30 PM: Compline Service in Stewart Meeting Room Saturday 8:00 AM: Breakfast Worship, teaching, free time, variety show SundaRead More....

Women’s Prayer Breakfasts

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

Please join us every 1st Sunday at 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m., for our monthly Women’s Prayer Breakfasts.  A continental breakfast will be provided.  For more information please contact Grace-Ann Lewis at Rezwomenpray@yahoo.com

Dance Ministry

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

For those interested in dance as both art and worship, consider joining our new Dance Ministry, meeting twice monthly on Monday evenings. All levels of experience are welcome. A dance workshop will be offered during the parish retreat (Sat afternoon) for anyone who can attend. Regular meetings will begin at 7pm on March 2, at Christ our Shepherd Church. We especially encourage participation from Advent, Ascension and Resurrection parishes. QuestioRead More....