This Week at Christ Church
Trinity Sunday - the First Sunday after Pentecost

Many thanks to all who contributed to the Pentecost Reception. The treats were wonderful and it made for a very festive and delicious occasion. - Jane Aylor and Sarah Leung, Parish Life
Through Sunday, June 3rd, we will be collecting the items that go into Comfort Cases for children entering the Montgomery County Foster Care System. Please find the shopping list linked here, on the Outreach table in the vestibule, and as an insert in this week's worship bulletin. Donated items can be left in the baskets in the vestibule. Special thank you to Charlie Briggs, who will be keeping an inventory of what we have collected.

Youth Group and Sunday School are cancelled for Memorial Day Weekend (tomorrow). Children's Chapel will still occur at 10 am.
Bible Study: Join us in the parish library at 4 pm on Sunday as we continue our study of Exodus. Questions? Contact Lee Puricelli (
                                                                                                                           Above: Rublev's Trinity Icon
Happening This Week

The church office will be closed
on Monday, May 28th in observance of Memorial Day. 

Rob Scheer, the founder of Comfort Cases, will preach at our 10 AM service next Sunday, June 3 rd with a "packing party" to follow in the undercroft. We encourage all parishioners, including children and adults to help us fill the Comfort Cases duffel bags. We will need a lot of assistance at the packing party, so please come and lend a hand!
For Your Information

Prime Timers: The Prime Timers will meet in the Undercroft on Thursday, June 7th from 11:30-1:30 for social time, lunch, and to enjoy a speaker. The cost of the lunch is $10.00.  Please RSVP to Nora Buckley at or 301-564-0689 by Tuesday, June 5th to let her know you are coming and if you wish to order a lunch. This month's presentation: Genealogy on the Internet. Resources on the Internet can greatly enhance the efforts of those researching their family histories. Learn about the most popular internet sites, how to find other valuable sites, and how to evaluate the information found.
Vacation Bible School Returns!
This is our second year of celebrating God's Glorious Garden and our theme is light.
When: Monday, July 9 - Friday July 13
Times: 9 AM to 12 Noon, with option to bring a brown bag lunch and stay until 1 PM;
extended day until 4 PM. (Email Ann Enkiri to arrange for childcare until 5 PM.)
Online Registration: Open on the church website:
Questions? Email Ann Enkiri at
June 10th: Please join us on the lawn (weather permitting) after the 10 am service. We will celebrate the end of school and the beginning of summer with an ice cream social - all parish children and youth welcome! This event also serves to honor our Sunday School/Youth Group participants, and thank our adult volunteers. Don't miss it!

Transition New s Madison Chase is temporarily filling in as Parish Administrator full time, taking on many of the Parish Administrator responsibilities in addition to her role as Youth Minister. You can reach her for admin business at
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Christ Episcopal Church Kensington
4001 Franklin St.
Kensington, MD 20895
Sunday Services: 8am, 10am, 5pm
Wednesdays: 6:30pm
Office Hours: Mon-Thurs, 9am-5pm
Fri 9am-12pm
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