Fighting Hunger in Alexandria

Posted by Development , September 11, 2014

hunger-free-alexandria-logoweb.jpgFor I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me.     Matthew 25:35

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Posted by Development , August 28, 2014

There's a choir for you at Christ Church! Ages four and up are invited to join one of the choirs at Christ Church and take part in an active music ministry.

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The Artist's Way 12-week course to start in September

Posted by Development , August 20, 2014

This fall, Christ Church Senior Associate Rector, the Rev. Ann Gillespie,* will conduct The Artist’s Way: a Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity, a 12-week course in discovering and recovering your creative self, using the principles, practices, and guidelines articulated in the book by Julia Cameron of the same title. The course will explore contemplative creativity through the arts for the sake of deepening connection to God.

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Capital Campaign Today

Posted by Development , July 18, 2014

Learn How & Why to Start Donating toward Your HVAC Pledge

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Choral Evensong, July 24

Posted by Development , July 17, 2014

Choral Evensong will be sung by choristers attending the Royal School of Church Music Washington Course on Thursday, July 24, 4:00 pm, here at Christ Church. The choristers will be under the direction of Richard Webster, Director of Music at Trinity Church, Boston. Please join us for a chance to hear these accomplished young choristers lead us in the Evening Office. Great music will be sung by great young singers. Please join us and invite a friend to join you! The service should last approximately 40 minutes.

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Lazarus Ministry during the HVAC Project

Posted by Development , June 17, 2014

Due to the Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC) project, we will temporarily modify and relocate the Lazarus Ministry. As you know, Christ Church is currently undergoing an extensive HVAC renovation process. It started at the beginning of this year and plans to finish January 2015, with different parts of the building cut off for access at different stages. To accommodate this work, the Lazarus Ministry will be closed the last week of June and the first week of July. When we resume on July 9, we will be on a new schedule. It is currently projected that this last from July through October 2014.

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Memorial Day Weekend, Sunday Sermon

Posted by Pierce, May 29, 2014

The Rev. Klemmt's Sermon from Sunday, May 25

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Capital Campaign Update

Posted by Development , April 18, 2014

The capital campaign to support the Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) project is showing the progress of our pulling together as a parish to accomplish our goals. The Preserving our Legacy – Protecting our Future campaign has reached $1.7 million in contributions and pledges from 258 gifts toward our goal of $1.8 million!

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Christ Church named #9 in Architecture Poll

Posted by Development , April 10, 2014

The votes are in and the people have spoken. The Virginia Center for Architecture announces today that Christ Church, Alexandria came in #9 in a public poll to identify Virginia’s Favorite Architecture

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Kids of Note

Posted by Development , April 9, 2014

Do you happen to recall your favorite teacher? Or perhaps your favorite teachers? I certainly do, and I suspect you do as well. For me, they were the ones who went above and beyond just sharing their knowledge and/or teaching me a skill. They seemed to be invested in me and wished for my success far beyond their classroom.

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