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2015 Advent Daily Readings

November 24th, 2015 by Hrvoje Budimir Posted in Discipleship, News
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The Advent season is here! To help us all prepare for the coming of the Christ child, we’ve put together a document of Daily Scripture Readings for Prayer and Meditation.

Mid-Week Worship Services

October 5th, 2015 by Hrvoje Budimir Posted in Events, News
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Matins, Evensong & Healing Services at Resurrection House ( 811 N. Carolina SE)

Morning Prayer  7:45-8:25 am   Tuesdays                            
Evening Prayer  6:15-6:50 pm   Thursdays (refreshments 6:50 pm-7:30 pm)  
Healing Service  6:15-7 pm     First Thursdays (beginning October 1)

Fall 2015 Sermon Series

August 24th, 2015 by Hrvoje Budimir Posted in News
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Isaiah 1-12: Judgment Is Not the End of the Story

9/13      Is. 1:1-20 Hollow Devotion

9/20     Is. 1:21-2:5 From Justice to Injustice to Justice

9/27     Is. 2:6-22 Rich and Proud in All the Wrong Ways

10/4     Is. 3:1-4:1 From Abundance to Humiliation

10/11    Is. 4:2-6 The Branch of the LORD

10/18   Visit from Bishop Steve Breedlove

10/25   Is. 5:1-30 The Fallout of Spurned Grace

11/1      Is. 7:1-25 Will David’s House Endure?

11/8     Is. 6:1-13 Isaiah, Called into the Fray

11/15    Is. 8:1-22 Israel’s Conquest, Judah’s Challenge

11/22   Is. 9:1-7 To Us a Child Is Born

11/29   Is. 9:8-10:4 Israel’s Missed Opportunity

12/6     Is. 10:5-34 Nations in the Hand of the LORD

12/13   Is. 11:1-16 Lions & Lambs: Peace Among the Nations

12/20   Is. 12:1-6 Thanksgiving for God’s Salvation

Parish Retreat 2015

March 13th, 2015 by Hrvoje Budimir Posted in Events, News
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Join us on April 24-26 for our annual parish retreat.  This year’s speaker will be Matthew Mason of Salisbury, England. We will be returning once again to Meadowkirk in Middleburg, VA. Use this form to register online and pay via eGive or bring a check and sign up after church Sunday.

Option Price (Early Bird/After April 10)                      Notes
Cottage     $105/ $120 per person 2 large rooms with 9 bunks (singles) each, with large common room; 2 shared baths; bring your own linens
Inn     $335/ $370 per room 1 queen + 1 single bed per room; private bath; linens provided
Camping     $80/ $90 per person Bring your tent and enjoy the great outdoors!
Saturday Only     $70/ $80 per person

 

Scholarships for the retreat are available. Please don’t let finances keep you from attending. If you are able, please consider donating to the scholarship fund by check or online through the options listed here and putting “retreat scholarship” in the memo.

We are in need of volunteers to help in various ways throughout the retreat weekend, including childcare, organizing activities during Saturday’s free time, food and snacks, set up and clean up, and more! Send any questions or volunteer to help to Hrvoje. 

Prayer Gathering for Brookland Church Plant

June 19th, 2014 by admin Posted in News
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On Wednesday, June 25th we will be gathering to pray about the Brookland church plant. Please join us at All Souls Unitarian 1500 Harvard Street NW at 6:45 pm. Childcare will be provided. 

Ten Year Anniversary Celebration

May 22nd, 2014 by Dan Claire Posted in Events, News
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Pentecost-10year flier single

Rwandan Reconciliation Workshop

April 22nd, 2014 by Rez Admin Posted in Events, News
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20 years ago, Rwanda survived a harrowing genocide where one million Tutsis and moderate Hutus were systematically murdered, and has spent much of the two decades since learning and wrestling with how to forgive one another in order to rebuild their nation and sustain peace.

One of Rwanda’s leading voices for reconciliation, Antoine Rutayisire, is coming to DC shortly after Easter, and will share his personal story of struggle, including witnessing the murder of his own father at age 5, and ultimately choosing to forgive and be reconciled.  Antoine is the co-founder and President of the As We Forgive – Rwanda Initiative as well as the Senior Pastor of St. Peter’s Anglican Church in the capitol city of Rwanda.

On Wednesday, April 30th, at 7:00pm, Church of the Resurrection would like to invite you to participate as  Rev. Antoine Rutayisire will lead us in a workshop covering some of his experience and musings, and explaining some of the material that they use in the As We Forgive outreach.  His presentation will be followed by time for Q&A.

Antoine will challenge us to consider a biblical vision for reconciliation in our lives and in our mission here in Washington, DC. This event will be held upstairs in the sanctuary of Christ our Shepherd Church, 801 North Carolina, SE, Washington, DC. 

Please RSVP here.

Holy Week and Easter

April 9th, 2014 by Rez Admin Posted in Events, News
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Holy Week and Easter Services 
In addition to our regular worship on Sundays at 5 pm, we will also have these additional Lenten services:

Maundy Thursday    7 pm April 17 at Christ Our Shepherd Church 
(joint service with Church of the Advent and Church of the Ascension)
Good Friday            7 pm April 18 at Christ Our Shepherd Church 
(joint service with Christ Our Shepherd Church)
Easter Vigil             8 pm April 19 at National Baptist Memorial Church
, 1501 Columbia Rd NW 
                                     
 (joint service with Church of the Advent and Church of the Ascension)

2014 Rez Congregational Survey

March 17th, 2014 by Erin Posted in News
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The 2014 Rez Congregation Survey is now open! This is a survey for all Rez attenders, regardless or regularity or membership – we want your input! Honest responses to the survey will greatly help Rez leadership in their planning and decision making.

Parish Retreat | March 28-30

February 20th, 2014 by Rez Admin Posted in Events, News
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The King’s Feast: Breaking Bread Together with the Risen Lord

The annual retreat is a highlight of our year together as a church family-a time of rest outside the city when we can spend time having fun with friends old and new and be refreshed by God’s Word. This year’s speaker will be Chip Edgar, and he will be focusing on the connection between the significance of our liturgy, particularly The Lord’s Supper, and our every day lives. 

We will be returning once again to Meadowkirk in beautiful Middleburg, VA. Use this form to register online and pay via eGive or bring a check and sign up after church Sunday.

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Option Price  Notes
Cottage $135 per person 2 large rooms w 9 bunks (singles) each, with large common room; 2 shared baths; bring your own linens
Inn $380 per room 1 queen + 1 single bed per room; private bath; linens provided
Camping $100 per person Bring your tent and enjoy the great outdoors!
Saturday Only $90 per person
 

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Scholarships for the retreat are available. Please don’t let finances keep you from attending. If you are able, please consider donating to the scholarship fund by check or online through the options listed here and putting “retreat scholarship” in the memo.

We are in need of volunteers to help in various ways throughout the retreat weekend, including childcare, organizing activities during Saturday’s free time, food and snacks, set up and clean up, and more! Send any questions or volunteer to help to Christina.