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Posts from October 2015

Washington Immigration FilmFest explores hidden worlds

Check out this Article from the Post discussing the Immigration Film Festival Washington Immigration FilmFest explores hidden worlds Excerpt: What the appreciative, English-speaking families clapping in the church basement don’t know is that the part-time performer has a secret. Handsome in his tight, black mariachi suit, Miguel Cortes mentions it in Spanish after he takes his bows, but no one understands. So…

McClendon SIR November 4: A Citywide Call for Justice and Mercy

Wednesday, Nov. 4, 7-9 pm Featuring Bryan Stevenson Executive Director, Equal Justice Initiative and Author of the New York Times Bestseller, Just Mercy Bryan Stevenson, best selling author of Just Mercy and nationally known advocate for criminal justice reform, will be the featured speaker at this citywide event that is hosted by The New York Avenue Presbyterian Church in downtown Washington.  Individuals, congregations…

All Church Retreat

October 31-November 1   Where Meadowkirk in Loudoun County, an hour from DC.   What Time for scripture study, discussion, contemplation, labyrinth walking, worship, and fellowship. Programming for all ages! Lodging Cottages: Great for families or young adults. Two separate sleeping areas with bunk beds and baths, sleeps up to 18 people. The Inn: 20 rooms, each with two double beds and…