Posts Tagged ‘volunteer’

Celebrations

I want to thank everyone for making our Hypothermia Response Week a great success. Thank you for volunteering, for showing grace and hospitality to our guests and for being a true reflection of Christ. I also want to thank our HRW Leadership Team for an incredible job of organizing everything and for making sure everyone…

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Hypothermia Response Week

Feb 16-22, Fairfax Circle transitions our building into a one-week shelter providing homeless guests with a place to sleep, three meals a day plus snacks, metro fare cards and other services. This ministry requires a large number of volunteers. You can also help support our budget as we are committed to housing the homeless and…

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News from Kenya

I’m writing this from Kenya were a few of us have been since Friday. We’ve spent the last three days with our friends and partners in ministry at Gospel Centres International. Tomorrow we will travel to Tania Centre and spend a couple of days with them before heading home late Thursday night. Here in Nairobi…

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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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Hypothermia Response Week: Bring them in from the cold

Hypothermia Response Week is just two weeks away. Our guests will arrive on Sunday afternoon, February 16 and be with us each night until the following Sunday. This is an “all hands on deck” ministry which means we need everyone participating to make it happen and to do it well. I want to thank everyone…

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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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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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Cooking for the Lamb Center

On December 21, we will continue tradition set last year, where we not only serve – but also bring a little Christmas cheer with music and fellowship. Christmas can be a hard time of year for many folks; it is our hope that bringing music and fellowship will lighten the loads of Lamb Center guests.…

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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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