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Resources for Lent

For Christians everywhere, Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the “bright sadness” of Lent. The Orthodox theologian Alexander Schmemann originally described the paradox of Lent in this way, capturing well these two very different emotions that we experience throughout the Christian life–and especially during the days of preparation before Easter. On the one hand, because it’s…

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Parish Retreat April 21-23, 2017

“Going to church” every Sunday can seem like a quaint relic of yesteryear. And when we think about all our burdens and responsibilities, the additional responsibility of church participation can feel like the last straw. But God’s Word teaches that being part of a church family is rich and life-giving. “Let us consider how to…

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Lessons & Carols

Church of the Resurrection’s annual Lessons & Carols service will be held on December 18, 2016 at 5pm at Christ Our Shepherd Church. It is one of the highlights of the season together as we sing familiar carols and listen to readings of God’s promises and the story of Jesus’ birth and is a great…

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Christmas Eve Services

Church of the Resurrection will be holding two Christmas Eve services this year. At 5pm on Christmas Eve we will have a family friendly Evening Prayer service. There will not be communion at this service. We will also have a candlelit Midnight Christmas Eucharistic Service which will begin at 11pm and end shortly after midnight.…

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Holy Week 2016 Schedule

Palm Sunday – March 20th at 5 p.m., Christ Our Shepherd Church Maundy Thursday- March 24th at 7 p.m., Christ Our Shepherd Church Childcare will be provided for ages 3 and under.  Good Friday- hosted by Christ Our Shepherd Church, March 25th at 7 p.m. Childcare will be provided.  Easter Vigil – hosted by Church of the Advent,…

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Open for Worship on Blizzard Sunday

At 5 pm Sunday, January 24, 2016, the Church of the Resurrection will meet for worship as regularly scheduled at 801 North Carolina Ave SE. All are welcome. Please plan accordingly, since metro rail and bus service will remain closed on Sunday. We welcome able-bodied snow shovelers to help out Sunday afternoon clearing paths and…

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Porch Advent Seasonal Offering

The Porch is an inter-church holistic ministry dedicated to presenting the love of Christ to marginalized youth living in or near Capitol Hill. The Porch is funded by the generosity of individuals and area churches. During the Advent season, please consider giving to the Porch in addition to your normal tithes and offerings to Rez.…

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Christmas Eve Services

Church of the Resurrection will be holding two Christmas Eve services this year. At 5pm on Christmas Eve we will have a family friendly Evening Prayer service. There will not be communion at this service. We will also have a candlelit Midnight Christmas Eucharistic Service which will begin at 11pm and end shortly after midnight.…

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