Posts Tagged ‘community’

Camp Compassion!

  Camp Compassion!  Starting on August 2nd we will be having our first online camp for kids – Camp Compassion! Camp is based on a curriculum from Compassion International and it has activities for kids of all ages. The objective of camp is to give families a chance to learn about other cultures and how they can play a…

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What your pastor has been up to…

I’m writing this on Tuesday from the Atlanta airport as I wait for a late flight back home. I’ve been in Atlanta since Sunday evening with three other pastors and two NorthStar Church Network staff members. We’ve been attending an intensive training by the North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention. The training…

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Registration is open for Hypthermia volunteers & small groups!

I’m writing this on Tuesday in between getting some last minute things wrapped up before I leave for Kenya on Thursday. Please pray for our group of four as we travel and spend time with our partners at Gospel Centres International and the Tania Centre.  We’ll be posting as much as we can on our…

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Register now for small groups!

Small groups are coming! They’ll start the week of February 23. SMALL GROUPS LIST & REGISTRATION Our small groups are where people become each other’s community and family. They’re there to help pick you up when you’re down and inspire you to grow as a person. A small group is a weekly gathering of people…

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Bring the Homeless in from the Cold

Last Sunday we announced the launch of our Hypothermia Response Week (HRW) ministry. You can read all about it here. HRW is February 16-22 and there are lots of ways for you to be involved. And since this is an “all hands on deck” ministry, we everyone to be involved in some way. So here’s…

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Living Nativity

Mark your calendars for December 22 and 23 for our Living Nativity. This is a very special evening of worship as we reenact the nativity scene with live animals. There will be crafts for kids, soup and snacks and time to take a breath and relax into the season. Join us 7-9 pm on either…

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Welcoming the community at Living Nativity

Thanks to everyone who has signed up to be a part of this year’s Living Nativity. Both sign ups, starring roles and behind the scenes, are going really well. There’s still places to serve in both so take a look at the link if you plan to be a part. Last week I mentioned that…

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Caroling at Braddock Glen

Join us on Dec 18 as we sing Christmas carols and have a great time of fellowship with the older adults at Braddock Glen Senior Living! We’ll meet there at 6 pm so warm up your vocal cords and wear something festive! Braddock Glen is at 4027 Olley Lane, Fairfax. This is a great family…

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Puppy Nativity

Looking for some holiday fun for the whole family … even the dog? Bring your furry friend on over to Fairfax Circle Church on Saturday, Dec 14, 10:00 am – noon for a photo opportunity and some treats. We will provide costumes, both human and canine, and you are welcome to either take your own…

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Gift card drive

We are partnering with Fairhill Elementary School to help out families that are food and resource insecure. We are starting with our first gift card drive in the coming weeks and you can help! Bring Walmart, Target or grocery gift cards in $25 denominations to church and drop them in the offering box. Our collection…

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