This Week at Christ Church
Seventh Sunday after Pentecost
Tomorrow, we welcome the Rev. David Wolf, Executive Director of Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington, as our guest preacher! David will preach at all services and after the 10am service, we'll have a time for discussion of SMGW's work with David, and those in the parish who've been actively involved. Plan to come learn about this non-profit founded and supported through the years by numerous Episcopal churches in the region. Want to learn more? Click on the Samaritan Ministry logo above for more info.
Bible Study will resume tomorrow Sunday (7/8) at 4 pm.
Join us as we delve into Paul's Letter to the Romans. All are welcome! Contact Lee Puricelli ( for more information.
WATER: When it's 99 degrees in the shade, our neighbors on the street nee d water. Please bring in bottled water and place in the hallway. It will be transported to Bethesda Cares. Click on the happy water droplet for more info about how we're making July WATER MONTH at CCPK! Many thanks!
- the Outreach committee
We welcome
our new Parish Administrator! Peter Hanke has accepted the position of Parish Administrator and will be starting in the office this Monday, July 9. Peter hails from Long Island, NY and has lived in the Bethesda area for more than 10 years. He holds Masters degrees in both Divinity and Communications, and has served as a hospital chaplain at GW Hospital and the NIH. Most recently, Peter served as a communication consultant with the Defense Health Agency, coordinating and moderating educational webinars for Service and Veterans Administration chaplains on psychological health-related topics, to better facilitate interdisciplinary collaboration in supporting our service members. Peter is a newly wed and just married his wife, Joanne, on June 16 at St. John's, Norwood. They live in Parkwood with his daughter, Lizzie.  
VBS is this week at Christ Church! Twenty-nine children signed up, plus adult and youth helpers. May the Lord bless and watch over them as they all learn about God's light and have a FUN week! 
Help make our summer special by signing up to help with Popsicles on the Lawn! It's easy, it's a perfect family activity, and instructions will be provided! If you have questions, please contact Jane Aylor or Sarah Leung, Parish Life.  Sundays in late August and early September still available! 
What's Happening Next Week?

Summer youth group will meet next Sunday, July 15th after the 10 am service.
All middle and high school youth are invited to gather in the library to discuss weird tales and funny stories from the Bible! Email Madi ( for more info.
Looking Ahead
Prime Timers will remain on summer break through July and August. Our next meeting will be in September.
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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