Christ Child Project is Underway

Posted by Tara, October 29, 2012

There’s a Job for Everyone in Our Christ Child Project

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Bishop Joseph to Visit on October 28

Posted by Tara, October 9, 2012

We are honored to have Bishop Joseph Garang Atem joining us at worship on Sunday, October 28, at the 11:15 a.m. service. He also will be with us following that service to share news of the situation of his diocese and the humanitarian disaster that is continuing to decimate his people.

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Bishop Goff to Speak in Alexandria September 19

Posted by Tara, August 30, 2012

The Rt. Rev. Susan Goff, the new Bishop Suffragan of Virginia, will be the featured speaker at the September 19 meeting of Region IV.  All parishioners are invited to attend the meeting and to meet and welcome Bishop Goff to Alexandria. There will be time for questions after the bishop’s presentation.

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Bishop Dawani of Jerusalem to Preach on September 30

Posted by Tara, August 29, 2012

Christ Church welcomes the Rt. Rev. Suheil Dawani, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem, on Sunday, September 30. Bishop Dawani will preach at the 9:00 and 11:15 a.m. services and offer a forum in the Meade Room at 10:15 a.m. on life in the Diocese of Jerusalem.

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Meet Michelle Baize

Posted by Tara, August 2, 2012

Michelle Baize is our new Administrative Assistant to Outreach and Missions and Pastoral Care, the post recently vacated by the retirement of Mary Dixon Hutcheson.

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HVAC Study Group Formed by Vestry

Posted by Alecia, July 31, 2012

Most of us have been uncomfortable at one time or another in our church buildings and some of us know about the complexity of issues that brings this about. Others know about how much all these repairs and maintenance cost. Still others know about technology changes in the past 60 years that make these systems more ecologically responsible, responsive to people’s needs, and cost effective. Every one of us cares about the historic significance of these buildings we cherish.

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Goff Consecration

Posted by moja, July 20, 2012

On Saturday, July 28 at 11:00 AM, the Rev. Susan E. Goff will be consecrated a bishop in the Episcopal Church, and bishop suffragan in the Diocese of Virginia. The service will take place at St. Paul's Episcopal Church (815 E. Grace St., Richmond, VA). All are welcome.

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HIV/AIDS Conference Preacher and Forum

Posted by moja, July 19, 2012

This Sunday, July 22, Christ Church pays respect to all who have been affected by HIV/AIDS and honors the work of the International AIDS conference that will take place from July 22 – 27 in Washington DC.

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General Convention 2012

Posted by moja, July 14, 2012

General Convention, the governing body of The Episcopal Church in the United States and in 16 dioceses in other countries, meets July 5-12 in Indianapolis to decide many issues including whether un-baptized people should be allowed to receive communion routinely (currently they are not), confirm (or not) bishops recently elected by eight dioceses (including Virginia), and possibly make large changes in our church’s operating structure.

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Come Catch Up With Our FSL Residents at a Reunion on July 15

Posted by moja, July 14, 2012

For a dozen years our parish hosted 20 new priests as part of the Foundations for Spiritual Leadership. Next month we will have a multi-day reunion with our FSL alumni to celebrate the harvest of insights we received and to learn more about how their two-year internships at Christ Church helped catapult them into pastoral leadership.

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