For Your Information
Parents' Morning Out:
Saturday, Dec. 9th from 10am to 1pm. Children ages 3-10 are invited for a morning of crafts, stories, baking and service projects while parents enjoy a short break or visit Santa's workshop. Please email Ann Enkiri by Wednesday, Dec. 6th to sign up your child(ren). Their friends are invited to sign up as well! Please include children's ages and parents' cell phones in your email to:
Refresher Course will be offered at Christ Church on Saturday, December 9, from 12:00 - 4:00 pm. Two years ago, 29 members of Christ Church were certified for CPR/AED and First Aid by the American Safety and Health Institute. Our certifications are about to expire. We have arranged for a RECERTIFICATION course to be offered here at Christ Church on Saturday, December 9, from 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. The cost of this class is $40.00/person. If you are certified and would like to participate in this class, please call the Church Office, (301-942-4673) or send e-mail to
. Participation is limited to about 16 people.
If you have not been certified, and would like to take a CPR/AED and First Aid course, please let Kurt know. If there is enough interest, we could try to schedule a course at Christ Church. If you have any questions, please call Sharon Bartram (301-946-0632).
Gifts for Life
The Episcopal Relief and Development Gifts for Life catalogs are available on the outreach table. Please take one and consider how you can honor friends and family with gifts tht matter for those who are in need in underdeveloped regions. The catalog is also available on-line at
Advent Quiet Day
The Diocesan Retreat Committee (DRC) is co-sponsoring an Advent Quiet Morning with Christ Church, Georgetown on Saturday, December 16, 2017 from 9 am - 12 noon. The Reverend Susan Thon, retired Rector of the Church of the Redeemer in Bethesda, will be our leader. The Quiet Morning theme, "Why Advent?", offers time to be still and listen to Advent's invitation to hope as we await the coming of Christ, the fulfillment of God's purpose of justice, mercy, and peace for all beings. Light refreshments will be provided as we gather in the Christ Church parish hall, (enter through the Church garden). The Quiet Day will continue in Keith Hall until 12 noon. Please e-mail Cynthia E Fird (
) before December 14 if you plan to attend. Christ Church, Georgetown is located at 31st and O Streets, NW. Washington, DC.