Archive for May, 2012

Come Celebrate The Porch! | 06.13.12

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012
Join the students & leaders of The Porch us as we celebrate the end of their year with food, fun, talent, and testimonies! We'll gather at Washington Community Fellowship (907 Maryland Avenue NE) on Wednesday, June 13, from 7:30-9:30pm. It’s FREE, but a love offering will be taken. (Checks can be made payable to The Porch.) The Porch makes disciples of Jesus Christ by providing a safe and welcoming space for Read More....

Sermon: Living an Extraordinary Life

Monday, May 28th, 2012
On May 27, 2012, Dr. David Mensah gave a message titled “Living an Extraordinary Life.” You may listen to or download the sermon here.

Sermon: Citizenship Resurrected

Monday, May 28th, 2012
On May 20, 2012, Matthew Mason gave a message titled “Citizenship Resurrected.” You may listen to or download the sermon here.

Sermon: Family Resurrected

Monday, May 28th, 2012
On May 13, 2012, Dan Claire gave a message titled “Family Resurrected.” You may listen to or download the sermon here.

Science & Faith: A Conversation | 05.31.12

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

Thanks to a grant from Scientists in Congregations,  Church of the Advent is co-hosting a series of events with the Trinity Forum that will be explore the powerful synergy between modern science and the Christian faith as we ask the question, “What does it mean to be human?”

The first event (Read More....

Rez Women Museum Walk | 06.02.12

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012
Ladies, Would you care to elevate the culture quotient of your typical Saturday routine?  If your answer is "Oui, s'il vous plaît!", then please join the Women of Rez on Saturday, June 2nd for the 2012 Museum Walk beginning at 2pm. We'll be touring both the National Geographic Museum and the Philips Collection and will finish our time together with some tasty fare and libations at the Darlington House.  Feel free to bring new friends aloRead More....

Up Meeting & Pizza, June 3

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012
The next Up Meeting will be Sunday, June 3, immediately following service. Up Meetings are a congregational forum, a kind of town hall gathering for the Church of the Resurrection, including a pizza dinner. 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. Childcare will be provided. Please bring $5 if you plRead More....

Dr. David Mensah, 5pm May 27

Saturday, May 19th, 2012
Dr. David Mensah will be our guest speaker on Pentecost Sunday at Church of the Resurrection. Orphaned as a young boy in Northern Ghana, David faced hunger, starvation and neglect on a daily basis. He became converted to Christianity on the street after hearing of Yesu from a 70 year old Muslim man. Against all odds, David left Ghana in 1979 and arrived in Canada with only $10Read More....

Sunday Lunch Cafe, May 20

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012
Lunch Cafe is a local ministry Rez participates in that provides warm, homemade meals to the homeless on Capitol Hill.  This Sunday, May 20 we are looking for volunteers to cook the meals, serve, set-up/clean-up and make a dessert. First shift begins at 10am. For more information or to sign up, please email Tim Arnold. A group from Rez does this on the third sunday of every month. Check out our cRead More....

Men of Rez Fishing, May 19

Monday, May 14th, 2012
Men interested in attending a fishing outing on Saturday May 19 should email Cam Nunery who says “Let's get outdoors and take it all in.  Doesn't matter if you're an expert or novice, we're going fishing and you're coming with us!" Check out our calendar for more upcoming Men of Rez events.