Archive for February, 2011

Up Meeting & Potluck, Sunday March 13th

Monday, February 28th, 2011
The next Up Meeting will be Sunday, March 13th, immediately following service.  Up Meetings are a congregational forum, a kind of town hall gathering for the Church of the Resurrection including a dinner potluck.  We host thRead More....

Preparing for Lent

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011
Lent begins on Wednesday, March 9. Here's a helpful guide for how to prepare.

Sermon: The Return of the King – Luke 19:11-48

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011
Dan Claire preached a sermon entitled "The Return of the King" based on Luke 19:11-48 on February 20, 2011.  You can listen or download here.

Sermon: February 13, 2011 – Luke 19:1-10

Sunday, February 20th, 2011
Aaron Damiani preached a sermon based on Luke 19:1-10 on February 13, 2011.  You can download or listen here.

Annual Parish Retreat Registration

Thursday, February 17th, 2011
Our annual retreat is a wonderful opportunity for spiritual renewal, rest, and fun with the whole Rez family. This year's parish retreat will be held April 1-3 at Massanetta Springs in Harrisonburg, VA. The Rev. Aubrey Spears and other leaders will help us renew our love for the Lord and for one another. Prices are listed below. Retreat prices: Single: $155 (or $159.80 total to register online) Married (2 twins, shared bath): $305 (or $314.15 total to register online) MaRead More....

Loving the Life We Didn’t Expect: Seen & Loved by the One Who Knows Us

Thursday, February 10th, 2011
Church of the Resurrection Presents: A Woman's Teaching Night with Connally Gilliam
Tuesday, February 22, 2011
7:00 pm at Christ Our Shepherd Church
801 North Carolina Ave, SE

Sermon: Why High Achievers Can’t Get Into God’s Kingdom – Luke 18:15-43

Monday, February 7th, 2011
Matthew Mason preached a sermon entitled "Why High Achievers Can't Get Into God's Kingdom" based on Luke 18:15-43 on February 6, 2011.  You can listen or download here.

Sermon: Prayer: A Look Behind-the-Scenes – Luke 18:1-14

Monday, February 7th, 2011
Dan Claire preached a sermon entitled "Prayer: A Look Behind-the-Scenes" based on Luke 18:1-14 on January 30, 2011.  You can download or listen here.  Dan used a unique translation of the passage, a copy of which is provided here: Read More....

Sermon: Jonan Eilam – Luke 17:1-19

Monday, February 7th, 2011
Aaron Damiani preached a sermon entitled "Jonan Eilam" based on Luke 17:1-19 on January 23, 2011.  You can download or listen here.  In his sermon, Aaron mentions a family from the Damianis' old church whose son is named Jonan Eilam.  You can watch a video about why they chose the name Read More....