Archive for May, 2009

Summer RezGroup on Sharing the Story of Jesus

Sunday, May 24th, 2009

All of us have friends and family members whom we would like to introduce to Jesus. Yet few of us feel adequately prepared to share the story of Christianity with others. We are offering a new RezGroup for those who wish to grow in community with others in communicating the Gospel with truth and grace.

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Portrait of Exploitation

Sunday, May 24th, 2009
Candace Wheeler, Founder of Restoration Ministries (RM), shared about the work of RM during our multi-church Night of Prayer on May 9. One of the handouts she distributed was an article in ESA's Prism Magazine by Laura Coulter entitled Read More....

Dan Claire on ‘Living a Resurrected Life’

Sunday, May 17th, 2009
You may listen or download Dan's sermon from May 17, 2009 here.

Matt Anderson on ‘The Consequences of the Resurrection’

Sunday, May 17th, 2009
You may listen or download to Matt's sermon from May 10, 2009 here.

Rez Essentials, Part 3b – Prayer

Sunday, May 17th, 2009
Aaron Damiani spoke on Prayer at a recent Rez Essentials class. You may listen or download the discussion here.

Rez Essentials, Part 3a – Discipleship

Sunday, May 17th, 2009
Dan Claire spoke on discipleship at a recent Rez Essentials class. You may listen or download here.

Men’s Breakfast, Saturday May 16th

Thursday, May 14th, 2009
Please join us this Saturday from 9-11am as we gather together with men from Grace DC, Christ Our Shepherd, and Church of the Advent. This will be a wonderful opportunity to meet and build relationships  with other Christian men in the city, and  begin to foster discipleship relationships across church and denominational  lines. There will be a discussion on the topic of "fear" - both how it affects men uniquely and how we as followers of Jesus respond. The event will be held at Christ ouRead More....

Ascension Day Service, May 21st

Tuesday, May 12th, 2009
The Feast of the Ascension is coming up on Thursday, May 21. We will be joining with our sister churches, Ascension and Advent, to join us in celebrating Christ’s Ascension with dinner and a service at 7pm at Christ Church of Arlington, 3321 N Pershing Drive, Arlington VA. Dinner will be potluck with a main dish provided. Please bring a side, dessert or drink to share, or $5 to cover the cost of the main dish.

DC Night of Prayer: Saturday May 9th

Friday, May 8th, 2009
Join with others from many congregations, this Saturday, May 9th at 7:00pm,  for a night of prayer for the city.  We will be gathering at Christ our Shepherd Church (801 North Carolina Ave SE, Washington DC) and look forward to seeing you there.

Newcomers Dinner, May 15th

Friday, May 8th, 2009
Our next dinner for newcomers will be Friday, May 15th at 7 PM. Newcomers’ Dinners are a great chance to enjoy a delicious meal with others who are exploring the Church of the Resurrection.  You’ll get to know Dan & Elise Claire, their family, and a few other members of the church, while hearing about the history & vision of Rez. Please email Sarah to RSVP and for directions.