From Rev. Ellen Jennings

Fall Greetings~ There’s a wonderful quotation from Mother Theresa of Calcutta that I included in last Sunday’s sermon on Silence. She wrote: In silence [God] listens to us; in silence [she] speaks to our souls; in silence we are granted the privilege of hearing [God’s] voice. So, I encourage you: take time for some silence, claim a space to be still, give God’s voice a chance to be Continue Reading

Walk to End HIV

  Let’s walk! Join us THIS SATURDAY, 10/25 for the 2014 Walk to End HIV. This 5K walk/run raises money for Whitman Walker Health and other non-profits that provide health care and support to individuals with HIV/AIDS. We’ll meet at 8:45 am at First Congregational UCC at 10th & G Streets NW (near Metro Center & Gallery Place). To register: —Team Cleveland Park Continue Reading

From Our Moderator

Dear Church Family, Our “Common Ground” Young Adult group led last Sunday’s worship service with inspirational energy. “TED Talk” reflections by Karly Kiefer and Trevor Bakker gripped us all. Full texts are on our website,, or you can click "latest sermon" below. Jennifer Singleterry, Ashley Holst, Laura Selvey and Teddy Corrales led other parts of the morning service, with Hannah Spangler and Rose Abousaid greeting as Continue Reading

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