Summer Book Study
, July 9, 2018
The Remarkable Ordinary: A Summer Book Study.
Guest Choir Concert on July 5
, June 27, 2018
Guest Choir Concert
Feast of the Ugandan Martyrs
, June 5, 2018
All are invited to join the Friends of Mengo Committee on Sunday, June 10 to celebrate the hallowed Feast of the Ugandan Martyrs. Christ Church will host a reception in the Meade Room at 9:00 a.m. featuring reflections on the Feast of the Ugandan Martyrs, Ugandan music, and Ugandan food. The internationally-acclaimed Zion Daughter and Mbuutu of Uganda will perform during the 10:00 a.m. service. Author and musician Mary Kiganda created Zion Daughter, a Gospel music ministry whose songs and videos often feature members of Mbuutu of Uganda performing group. Contact Raymond Gilpin for details on this special forum and service.
New Associate Rector
, May 1, 2018
From the Rev. Dr. Noelle York-Simmons, Rector:
Help Us Make History | Spring2ACTion
, April 18, 2018
The Christ Church Outreach Committee is participating this year in Alexandria's annual day of giving, Spring2Action. On April 25, this day of giving provides a fundraising opportunity for Alexandria non-profits, including three of our ministries: Christ Church Lazarus Emergency Financial Assistance, West End Lazarus Emergency Financial Assistance, and The Refugee Ministry at Christ Church. One-hundred percent of donated funds will be used directly to provide emergency financial assistance for rent, utilities, medical expenses, and other costs associated with stability. We encourage you to spread the word to your friends and colleagues! Early giving has begun so head on over today and help us fulfill our mission!
Paws for the People
, April 4, 2018
The Olde Towne School for Dogs and Frolick Dogs Canine Sports Club will sponsor Paws for the People on Saturday, May 19, from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Market Square in Old Town Alexandria to benefit the Lazarus Food Pantry of Christ Church, the largest weekly supermarket-style food pantry in Alexandria.
Outreach Sunday - 2018
, April 4, 2018
The Outreach Committee invites everyone to join in a celebration of our outreach ministries and to learn more about our activities in the community on Outreach Sunday, April 29. Our guest preacher at the 10:00 a.m. service is the Rev. Jo Belser, Rector of The Church of the Resurrection.
Inclement Weather for March 21, 2018
, March 21, 2018
For March 21, 2018
Celebrate Easter at Christ Church
, March 15, 2018
The worship schedule for Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018 varies slightly from the regular worship schedule:
Easter Egg Hunt 2018
, March 15, 2018
Sunday, April 1, 2018. Easter Egg Hunt. Join us for a 9:00 a.m. family Easter service, followed by an Easter Egg Hunt in the courtyard at 10:15 a.m. (There is also a service at 11:15 a.m.) Plastic eggs filled with small toys and stickers will be hidden around the yard for kids of all ages to find. The hunt will move to the Fowler House in case of rain. Our youth groups will be hiding 4,000 eggs, so there will be plenty for everyone to find! Bring a bag or basket if you can. We reserve a special space for egg hunters age 3 and younger.