THIS WEEK AT CHRIST CHURCH
Click to see what is happening this week, as announced in the Sunday service bulletins.
WORKSHOP – SEEING THE FACE OF GOD IN EACH OTHER
Friday June 21, 2019 (12:30 pm) – Saturday June 22 (4:00 pm)
Christ Episcopal Church Kensington, sponsored by the Episcopal Diocese of Washington.
This workshop provides an opportunity for people from different racial and ethnic backgrounds to explore the history of institutionalized discrimination in our society. Whether you’re just beginning this work or are a long-time advocate of racial justice, all participants will benefit from the training’s goal of trying to find common ground from which to continue our shared endeavor of building the beloved community.
For more information and to register, Click here to register!
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
Vacation Bible School Returns!
Dates: Monday, July 8 – Friday July 12
Times: 9 AM – 12 N with optional Stay and Play 12 Noon – 4 PM. Morning and afternoon snacks provided. Lunch is brought from home.
Location: Our church! 4001 Franklin Street, Kensington, MD with entrance on Everett Street.
There are a limited number of spaces left in our awesome VBS, “God’s Glorious Garden”, for children entering PreK through Grade 5. Because of growth and popularity over the past two years, we have capped the number of campers at 30 this summer. Please pre-register by emailing Children’s Ministry Coordinator Ann Enkiri at email@example.com. We will explore God’s creation of diverse habitats through STREAM–Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, Art and Music–activities. Parishioner fee: $40 per child; Guests enroll at no charge; free-will donations are gladly accepted. VBS is co-led by Ann Enkiri and Children’s Chapel Co-leader, Cindy Winder. Middle-school/High-school students can earn community service hours. Both students and adult volunteers may apply to help. Questions? Please email Ann Enkiri, firstname.lastname@example.org
DINNER AND SILENT AUCTION
Saturday, September 18, 2019
Everything but the Kitchen Sink—A fundraiser for cabinets and cupboards!
We are raising money to upgrade our kitchen and will hold a Tex-Mex Dinner and Silent Auction at 6:30pm on Saturday, September 28, 2019.
Silent Auction Needs Bid Items: The committee asks for bid items by 9:00 am Sunday, September 15, 2019. Please consider donating items such as sporting event tickets, a weekend/week away at your get-away-place, wine or other gift baskets, tickets to kid activities or other items. Please ask a member of the committee if you have a gift idea. Contact Annie Seale (email) or Suzanne Lawrence (email).
Click here for a donation form. Please bring your gift items to Peter Hanke in the Church office.