September 14, 2018 

September Scripture Memory Challenge

1 Peter 4:10

“Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms”  

Raise the Roof II

September 22 (7:00pm)

Join us in the sanctuary at Greenwich for an evening of great entertainment by talented friends to benefit Farthest Corners and their new project, Kalay International Education Center (KIEC), a school for teaching English and a home for their mission efforts in Burma and Thailand. Offering accepted. See the display in the lobby for more information about our performers!

 You are invited to a

Church Family Conversation

Sunday, September 23 

9:45 to 10:45am in the Sanctuary 

Items for conversation: 

Ministry budget and financial stewardship matters

Recent stories concerning events in our youth ministry

Call to a season of prayer

Quilting Group

Begins September 19 & 20 (9:00am-3:00pm)

All are welcome to come and join us as we use our talents to bring warmth to others. For more information, contact Lisa House at 703.594.2308 or

 Grief Support Group & Study

Tuesdays (1:00-2:30pm)

Join us on Tuesdays for this ten-week series on coping and processing the loss of a loved one. This group is open to anyone who has suffered the loss of a spouse, child, parent, sibling, friend, etc. It is a place to gain a better understanding of the emotions of grief and learn that you can move forward with hope for the future from a Faith-based perspective. We will meet in the Sunday School classrooms in the new building. An optional workbook is available for $15. For more information, contact Susan Amato at or the office at or 703.754.7933.

 Women’s Fall Breakfast

September 29 (9:30-11:30am)

Come and enjoy fellowship and breakfast in the fellowship hall with other women of the church. Childcare provided. Please RSVP to Sarah Desmedt at and include your kids names and ages if you need childcare.

  Second Saturday Group

October 13 (11:30am)

Fall is in the air, and we’ll be visiting The Winery at Bull Run (15950 Lee Highway in Centreville) for a picnic overlooking rolling hills and vineyards. Assorted food and drinks are available on site and there will be music to fill the air! You can bring your own picnic lunch, but no drinks or coolers are allowed. Please RSVP by October 6 to Sarah Bouscaren at or 703.241.1493 or Faye Foster at or 540.428.0075.

 Flu Shots

October 14 (9:30-12:00pm)

Prepare for flu season by getting your flu shot here in the choir room. Cost is $35 and is available for anyone age four and up. Free for Medicare Part B participants without an HMO/managed care plan.

 Did You Know?

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Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any common sharing in the Spirit, if any tenderness and compassion, then make my joy complete by being like-minded, having the same love, being one in spirit and of one mind.” Philippians 2:1-2