In celebration of the Season of Pentecost, St. George’s Episcopal Church, D.C. and our neighboring communities invite you to join us for a day of fun, international cuisine, vegan-friendly and other favorite foods. Activities for the whole family including music, dancing, face painting and games. Enjoy boutique shopping featuring unique clothing, jewelry, limited edition fine art.
Christ Church, Chaptico, MD Parish Hall will have its 28th Strawberry Festival for charity Sunday, May 22nd 1:30 – 5:00. Strawberry Shortcake, Ice Cream, Strawberry Pies, Chocolate Covered Strawberries, Mike’s Barbecue, Artists & Crafters, LIVE MUSIC! 301-904-2532
On Wednesday, May 11th at 7-8:30 pm, St. John’s Norwood will host a hybrid Community Forum on God and Guns in America. Join on Zoom or come to the Parish Hall. As Forum Moderator, Rector Sari Ateek will discuss the book’s thoughtful examination of guns and gun ownership with author Michael Austin, a Philosophy Professor and ethicist. Rev. Hope Christensen, co-chair of the newly formed Faith Leaders for Ending Gun Violence, will also speak, addressing chapter 7 of the book, “More than Thoughts and Prayers.” There will be time for questions from both Zoom and in-person attendees, and light refreshments will be served after the Zoom program adjourns. To prepare, get your copy of God and Guns in America and start reading now. You can download an electronic copy from MoCo Public Libraries or purchase it through Amazon or the publisher:
Please join us for a beautiful, contemplative service featuring special music by the St. Mark’s Chancel Choir. Selections will include the Ayleward Preces & Responses, Noble Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis, and Philip Moore’s spectacular “All wisdom cometh from the Lord.”
Fundraiser at Our Saviour Hillandale: 1700 Powder Mill Rd. Silver Spring. Estate sale and auction: Please bid in our online auction February 3-11, come back often as we add new items, and come to live estate sale on February 12, 2022. Information and link to auction at https://www.episcopalcos.org/estate-sale-2/