Holy Baptism on All Saints Sunday
On November 3rd, All Saints Sunday, we will be baptizing three children at the 10:00 am service. If you are interested in having your child baptized that day, please contact the Rector. If you are interested in baptism, also contact me and we can talk about preparation and scheduling in the future!
Jay Hall Carpenter speaking at Christ Church!
Here is a rare opportunity to listen to Jay Hall Carpenter, sculptor for the National Cathedral. His career spans forty years and he has designed over 500 exterior sculptures, many in garden settings, including the Jim Henson Memorial at the University of Maryland and the Virginia Patriots in Leesburg, VA. He will show images of his work and offer his strategies for placing garden sculptures for the most pleasing effect. Jay's beautiful Angel, Ascend to Heaven, graces the Columbarium at Christ Church.
Samaritan Ministries of Greater Washington Annual Gala on Saturday, November 9 at 6PM
This event will be at the Duke Ellington School of the Arts, 3500 R St NW, Washington, DC 20007. Celebrate with us the good work of Samaritan Ministry's participants and volunteers, and the future we are making together! Join us for:
Opportunities to mingle with SMGW friends!
A chance to hear the stories of inspiring SMGW participants!
Bid on great live auction items!
Grand baskets to bid on during the silent auction!
Multiple opportunities to support the Next Step Program!
Abundant food and wine!
Questions? Please contact Doug Leavens at
“Love Thy Neighbor” - an Interfaith Education Series on Sunday, November 17 at 4PM
There will be a panel discussion, followed by a vegetarian meal prepared in the community kitchen. This will take place at Guru Nanak Foundation of America (Gurudwara), 12917 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, MD. 20904. Interested or have questions? Please contact or RSVP to
by November 1 2019.