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Posts Tagged ‘missions’

Senior Adult Craft Ministry

On the first Sunday of each month after the 2nd service, we gather at the church to go over the craft before heading over to Braddock Glen Assisted Living Facility to lead a simple craft class for the older adults. Make sure that you bring a bag lunch or grab lunch on the way over.…

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Circle 5 – 5 things about us

This Sunday we’re starting something new that we’re calling Circle 5. The idea behind Circle 5 is that we want to take just five minutes with our guests and newest people and answer some of the frequently asked questions about our church, then give them some next steps as they think about making Fairfax Circle…

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MFuge Youth Summer Camp

M-Fuge is July 15-20 in Philadelphia. Please RSVP by January 20th so we can lock-in our numbers and accurately pay our nonrefundable deposit. The cost is $412 per person (scholarships are always available and I have a FUNdraiser planned to help with cost) and is due on April 21.

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The Tania Project – Changing the World

I want to update you on the Tania Solar Project that we’ve been working on over the last few months. We are partnering with several churches in Canada to raise funds to equip the Tania Centre in Kenya with a solar power system that will provide electricity for the entire campus. Back in November, we…

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Hypothermia at Midnight

I’m writing this on Tuesday night/Wednesday morning as I serve one of the overnight shifts for Hypothermia Response. It’s just after mid-night and most of our guests are sleeping. We’ve exceeded our capacity each night; tonight is the highest so far with 67 guests staying overnight and about 15 who were here for dinner. The…

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Volunteer here for Hypothermia Response Week

Help us CHANGE THE WORLD! Each year, hundreds of individuals living on the streets, in cars, and in abandoned buildings in Fairfax County/City search for shelter from the winter weather. March 24-April 1, Fairfax Circle Church partners with FACETS as part of 34 faith communities in the area to offer safe places to sleep and…

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Hypothermia is quickly approaching…

We are just a little over a week from hosting Hypothermia Response Week. This Sunday, after the second service, our team will be prepping the building for HRW by moving some of our furniture, storing items not used, setting up the kitchen and bringing out supplies for the week. Anyone interested in helping if more…

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Tania Project – almost there!

A few folks have asked and so I thought I’d give you an update on how our Tania Centre Solar Project is coming along. The Tania Centre is a school in Kenya for children with special needs. We’ve had a very long relationship with Tania’s founders, Joseph and Jennifer Kigunda, and a few years ago…

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“All Hands On Deck”

This past Sunday we celebrated the results from our Meal Pack while at the same time introduced our next “all hands on deck” ministry – Hypothermia Response Week. I said that we usually spread these types of ministries (that take a lot of volunteer resources) out over the year, but because of scheduling this year,…

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Incredible Meal Pack results!

What an incredible weekend we had at our Meal Pack. In two days we packed 109,512 meals that will go to children who desperately need them all around the world. That many meals will feed 300 kids, one meal per day for a year! We’re still working on the final numbers but we had almost…

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