Archive for April, 2009

Rez Essentials, Part 1-The Gospel

Thursday, April 30th, 2009
You may listen or download the audio from the recent Essentials class, Part I - The Gospels, by clicking here

Dan Claire on ‘Sent by Jesus’

Monday, April 27th, 2009
Dan preached from Luke 10:1-16 on Sunday night - if you missed it, you may listen or download here.

Up Meeting on Sunday, April 26

Friday, April 24th, 2009
Up Meetings are a congregational forum, a kind of town hall gathering for the Church of the Resurrection. We host these meetings every couple of months in hopes that everyone in the church to be up on what's happening.  The next Up Meeting is this Sunday, April 26, immediately following the abbreviated worship service (Evening Prayer rather than Holy Communion). The meeting will last for about an hour.

Pastor Dan Claire – “He is Risen, Just as He Said”, Easter 2009

Monday, April 20th, 2009
Pastor Dan Claire's message on Easter Sunday 2009 was entitled "He is Risen, Just as He Said". You may listen or download the message here.

Good Friday sermon by Rev. Stuart McAlpine

Monday, April 20th, 2009
The Rev. Stuart McAlpine of Christ our Shepherd Church preached the message at our joint Good Friday service this year. You may listen or download here.

Maundy Thursday Sermon by Pastor Del Glick

Monday, April 20th, 2009
Pastor Del Glick of Washington Community Fellowship preached at our joint Maundy Thursday service this year. You may listen or download here.

Greetings and Photos from Pastor Deo

Monday, April 20th, 2009
Pastor Deo from our sister church in Nyagatare, Rwanda has sent us photos.   He says: "The attached are photos of my family and my church choir.  I draw your attention to one special person: my wife, Beatrice commonly called Darling.  Her photo is the most beautiful surrounded by my four other children.  Thank you for viewing these beautiful, tremendous, phenomenal creatures.  Love all, Deo." Photos after the jump. Read More....

Essentials Course starts Thursday, April 23

Monday, April 20th, 2009
The Essentials Course is for newcomers, inquirers, and those seeking to join RezGroups. During this course, we consider and discuss our approach as a congregation to the beliefs and practices of Christianity. The course is primarily focused on five components: the Gospel, Worship, Discipleship, Community & Mission. The course meets weekly at 7 pm on Thursdays, from April 23 until May 28, at Christ our Shepherd Church, 801 North Carolina Ave., SE, Washington, DC 20003. For more informatioRead More....

Playground Update – Help Needed Thursday & Saturday!

Thursday, April 16th, 2009
Over the past few weeks, a number of folks from Rez have been working with other churches and neighbors in SE DC to plan and fundraise for a new playground for the Hopkins housing project. We still need more help. Two ways you can contribute: 1) Donate items for the yard sale.  They can still be delivered to the Salvation Army from 6Read More....

Easter Sunday Service (5pm, April 12)

Friday, April 10th, 2009
Our Easter Sunday service of holy communion will be held at 5 pm on April 12 at Christ our Shepherd Church. Nursery care for infants and toddlers will be provided. The Rev. Dan Claire's message is entitled, "He is Risen, Just as He Said."