Archive for May, 2011

Newcomer’s Dinner, Saturday, June 4th

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011
Each month we offer a dinner for newcomers.  The next one will be Saturday, June 4th, at 6:30 PM, at the home of Dan & Elise Claire. If you have not yet attended one of these fine dinners, please consider coming. It is an excellent way to get to know other attenders at Rez and get to know the clergy. If you have already attended a newcomer's dinner and would like to come and help serve, volunteers are needed and it's a great way to reach out to newcomers. To RSVPRead More....

Up Meeting & Potluck, Sunday May 15th

Saturday, May 14th, 2011
Sunday May 15th, immediately following service we’ll have an Up Meeting.  Up Meetings are a congregational forum, a kind of town hall gathering for the Church of the Resurrection including a dinner potluck.  We host these meetings every couple of months in hopes of keeping everyone in the church “Up” on what's happening. There will be a time to share thanksgivings & testimonies at the end. The meeting will last for about an hour.All those planning to share in the Potluck pleasRead More....

May 25th : As We Forgive Documentary Screening and Fundraiser

Monday, May 9th, 2011
May 25th at 7 pm, As We Forgive Documentary Screening and Fundraiser: Join us for the DC launch of the As We Forgive Rwanda Initiative (AWFRI), a Rwandan reconciliation organization inspired by the student Academy Award-winning documentary As We Forgive. The event will feature a screening of the film and a new 7-minute epilogue.  Afterward will be a discussion with filmmaker Laura Waters Hinson, AWFRI co-founder Andrea McDanieRead More....