Posts Tagged ‘serve’

Wow! $1725 in Gift Cards!

I want to begin by thanking those of you who contributed gift cards to Fairhill Elementary School. We collected a total of 69 $25 cards, totaling $1725! Some of our staff dropped them off this week and they were so appreciative of what we did. As this new partnership continues to unfold we will keep…

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Christmas is coming!

It’s hard to believe that the Christmas season is already here and with Thanksgiving coming so late this year, Christmas will be here before we know it. We have a lot going on between now and Christmas Eve so please take a look at the list below to make sure you know what’s going on…

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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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Operation Christmas Child Drop-off Center

Drop-off week Fairfax Circle Church is an official drop-off center for your Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes. That means that during National Collection Week, people from all around us, including folks from other churches, are invited to drop off their shoeboxes with us so that we can ship them along to the processing center in Baltimore.…

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Here Come the Holidays!

I want to thank everyone who took the opportunity this past Sunday to give us feedback about our Sunday morning environments through our “in the seat” survey. We heard from folks who were visiting for the first time and folks who have been a part of our church for years. We also heard from people…

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All-church clean up

Your help is needed! On Saturday, Oct 5, 9 am – 12 pm, we will be doing an all-church clean up. We want our building and property to look its best as we head into the holidays. There will be a variety of cleaning and clean-up tasks, both indoor and outdoor, so whatever your skill…

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Change the World – Help for the Homeless

We have an immediate serving opportunity that I want to make you aware of. Each year our church works with a local hypothermia response program in coordination with other churches, the Fairfax County Government and a local organization called FACETS. The program enlists churches to host weeklong hypothermia shelters on their campuses starting in November…

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Come serve with us!

Serving others is one of our church’s core values. In fact we are very intentional about creating opportunities for people to serve throughout the year and on a monthly and weekly basis. As we get ready to start a new season in our church this fall, I wanted to share with you just a few…

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Do you like to smile?

I hope your summer is going well and if you’ve been able to get away for vacation I hope you got some great rest and family time. While we still have a few more weeks left of summer we’re already working on plans for the fall – small groups, children’s ministry, youth group, local college…

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Cooking for the Lamb Center

Our church provides a lunch that will feed about a hundred people one Saturday per month for the guests of the Lamb Center. This is usually on the 3rd Saturday of the month but sometimes holidays or events cause us to move our day. We start cooking at the church around 9:00 am. Please join…

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