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Faith on Tap

You are invited to Rev. Roger and Rev. Frances Gench’s home in Capital Hill (walking distance to Eastern Market Metro) to discuss Rev. Frances’s book, Encountering God in Tyrannical Texts: Reflections on Paul, Women, and the Authority of Scripture. Some of us read the book over the summer and loved what it taught us about Biblical Interpretation and reading difficult texts.  It is…

Meet Iraqi International Peacemaker Sunday, October 2

Rev. Rami Al-Maqdasi, from September 28 to October 3, 2016.  On Sunday, October 2, World Communion Sunday,Rev. Al-Maqdasi will attend both worship services at 8:45 and 11:00 a.m. He will lead an Adult Christian Education class at 10:00 a.m. entitled “Christians Living in the Midst of Violence.”  After the 11:00 a.m. worship service at 12:15 p.m., Rev. Al-Maqdasi will be hosted by the Peace…

Peace and Global Witness Offering: Give Online

A “Season of Peace” is Here!   For four weeks, September 3—October 2, 2016, PC(USA) asks us to consider what we might do to promote and support peace through our actions and our giving to the Peace and Global Witness Offering.  Christ said “Blessed are the peacemakers,” and we are called to do just that—make peace in our lives, our communities, our nation,…

Taize Prayer Service Tuesday, July 12 at 6:30 p.m. Remembering victims of gun violence this week.

Please join us for a special Taize service in remembrance of the victims of the recent shooting in Baton Rouge, LA of Alton Sterling, as well as Minneapolis in the wake of the police shooting of Philando Castile, and of the violence that has resulted since these shootings.  It will be held on Tuesday, July 12, at 6:30 p.m. right before the Session…