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 for the 2014 Walk to End HIV (formerly AIDS Walk) on Saturday, October 25. 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 will meet at 8:45 am at First Congregational UCC on the corner of 10th & G Streets NW (near Metro Center & Gallery Place). To register, go Continue Reading

From Our Moderator

Dear Church Family, Interviews for a new Church Administrator begin this week. I want to add my thanks to everyone who has stepped in to keep our church office running smoothly. Katherine Stevens continues to put together the worship bulletins. The Finance Team met this past Sunday for an update. John Tichy continues work on our financial files. And we are blessed with Pastor Ellen’s leadership and devoted ministry, most specially during these Continue Reading

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