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Posts from May 2015

Volunteers Needed

Care and Prayer James (Jim) Davidson and Jay Davenport are ending their appointment as the volunteers for the Care and Prayer List weekly outreach and publication at the end of May. We are searching for members who have the same respect and dedication to continue the publication. Jim and Jay will train who volunteers to continue the ministry. If you are interested in volunteering, please…

Congregational Picnic!

Sunday, May 31, 12 p.m., Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC The Christian Education Learning Cluster invites you to an All Church Picnic.  We will celebrate the teachers of all classes and enjoy time together as a congregation. The picnic will be at Picnic area #13 in Rock Creek Park in DC. It is the closest picnic…

Church Clean Up Day

Saturday, June 6, 9 a.m. The Board of Trustees is planning a church-wide Work/Clean-Up Day on Saturday, June 6th beginning at 8:30 a.m. If you are a handyman at heart, like to paint, or would just like to volunteer carrying items to the dumpster, call Jamille White our Church Administrator at (202) 393-3700. Come out and help us beautify The New York Avenue Presbyterian Church!

Children’s Clothing, Book & Bake Sale

Organized by then Upper Elementary Sunday School students, teachers and helpers. All proceeds will go to support a DC animal shelter and Veterans Date of Sale: June 14th from 11 am – 12:30 pm   What you can buy: Gently Used and Reasonably Priced Children’s/ Baby Clothing sizes 0-12 Children’s books Baked Goods Where you can buy: New York Avenue Presbyterian Church…

Welcoming Sunday, June 7

We will celebrate Welcoming Sunday. Welcoming Sunday will mark the beginning of several practices that we hope will make the New York Avenue Church even more inviting to visitors and hospitable to members.  We will initiate permanent nametags for members, temporary nametags for visitors and a Welcoming Table in the narthex to offer greeting and information to…

Heeding God’s Call: Memorial to the Lost

On Going Through – Saturday, June 6 The Memorial to the Lost representing 155 lives lost to gun violence in 2014 in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia is installed at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, 11701 Clopper Road,  Gaithersburg, MD 20878, Tel: 301 948 7545. Last year the memorial contained 176 t-shirts also in three…

Reminder: Only One Worship Service at 10:00 am Beginning May 24th

Sunday, May 24th marks the beginning of the summer church schedule at The New York Avenue Presbyterian Church. Beginning This Sunday, there will only be ONE worship service at 10:00 a.m.    All Sunday School classes, nursery, and rehearsal times have also been adjusted, for more information visit http://www.nyapc.org/christian-education/ please see below for Sunday’s new schedule. Calendar at a Glance May 24 Sunday– Pentecost 8:15 a.m.…