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Announcements

“Death of Slavery” will air on C-SPAN3’s American History TV Sunday, February 15

The Commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the 13th Amendment event, “Death of Slavery,” held on January 31, will air on C-SPAN3’s American History TV this weekend. The program will air on Sunday, February 15 at 6:30pm and 10:30pm ET. Once the program airs it will become available on their website here: http://www.c-span.org/series/?ahtv. See the event details below……

Trustees Architecture Survey

The Trustees have recently engaged an architecture firm, cox graae + spack architects, to help us develop a master plan for the church building that supports us as a congregation and provides several coordinated phases that can be implemented in sequence over the next decade. This effort will build on past outreach efforts including previous Listening Sessions and the…

Trustees Architecture Survey

The Trustees have recently engaged an architecture firm, cox graae + spack architects, to help us develop a master plan for the church building that supports us as a congregation and provides several coordinated phases that can be implemented in sequence over the next decade. This effort will build on past outreach efforts including previous Listening Sessions and the…

2015 Lenten Devotional Booklet

Please contact Miriam Dewhurst at miriam.dewhurst@gmail.com or 703-560-0871 to contribute.   Contributors are asked to write a short devotional essay related in some way to the lectionary texts for a particular day of the Lenten season.  These essays are printed in a booklet that is used in the church and beyond.  Deadline for submission is February 1st.

NYAPC Hospitality

In April and May, Joachim Tröstler, a Lutheran pastor from Germany, will be visiting NYAPC to  experience churches that are using community organizing principles.  Rev. Gench is hoping someone in the membership might be able to host Pastor Tröstler during his time here. Please email Rev. Gench (rfgench@mindspring.com) if you are able to offer accommodations.

In-Town Solitude Retreat

Please join us for the next NYAPC In-Town Solitude Retreat.  We hope you can come.  We will be offering: labyrinth walking, spiritual conversation with Rev. Roger Gench, meditation rooms, lectio divina and recorded chant in the Sanctuary, and Spiritual Movement/Embodied Prayer.   Contact Tom Dunlap for more information or to volunteer. Where: The New York Avenue…

From the Board of Trustees: Developing a Master Plan

The Trustees have recently engaged an architecture firm, Cox, Gray + Spack, to help us develop a masterplan for the church building that supports us as a congregation and provides several coordinated phases that can be implemented in sequence over the next decade. This effort will build on past outreach efforts including previous Listening Sessions…

Save the Date: In-Town Solitude Retreat

Saturday, February 28, we will hold the next In-Town Solitude Retreat at the church from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.  We hope you can come.  We will be offering: labyrinth walking, spiritual conversation with Rev. Roger Gench, meditation rooms, lectio divina and recorded chant in the Sanctuary and other spiritual disciplines. Contact Tom Dunlap for…

Annual Mitten Tree

The annual Mitten Tree will be in our Sanctuary beginning TODAY to mark the beginning of our time of collection of adult size hats, scarves, mittens and gloves for those in need.  All items will be given to the Radcliffe Ministries Clothing  Closet.  Think of our friends as you begin your holiday shopping and help…