For Your Information
Office Closed the office will be closed from December 25th - January 1st for the holidays. The office will re-open on Tuesday, January 2nd. Contributions that are postmarked in 2017 will be credited to 2017.
For your Christmas reading pleasure! Christmas books are available in the Children's Library and the Library Parlor. Check them out and have a Blessed Christmas.
The Nominating Committee is looking for leaders
. If you are interested, or if you want to nominate someone, to be considered for the slate of Vestry nominees, please let us know. The Vestry is a group of 12 people, elected for three-year terms and charged with leading the parish in both its spiritual direction and its business affairs. Elections will be held at our Annual Meeting on Sunday, February 25 after the 10:00 a.m. service. Please contact Sharon Bartram, Chair of the Nominating Committee,
Seeing the face of God in each other - an anti racism workshop. On Friday, January 12 from 12-8:30 pm and Saturday January 13 from 8 am-4 pm, St. John's in Chevy Chase will host a two-day anti-racism workshop, presented by the Episcopal Diocese of Washington. You will have the opportunity to join other Episcopalians from around the diocese and delve into this timely, thought-provoking and often divisive topic. The Diocese has a staff of professionally trained individuals who will lead attendees in striving to find common ground to use as a basis for overcoming racism. For more information and registration go to