Advent is a time for quiet contemplation and meaningful opportunities for worship. On Thursdays during Advent—December 5, 12, and 19—we will be offering Taizé services. The church will open at 7:00 p.m., and the service will start at 7:15, ending around 7:45. Following the service, we will be gathering for...
Fun for all during formation hour! On Sunday, Nov. 24, we will be learning about Advent while we make our own Advent wreaths. Join us in the Parish Hall at 9:15. Bring the whole family or come by yourself to start the church year on a bright note!
It’s UTO Ingathering Time Again We will be collecting your little blue boxes on November 24 for our United Thank Offering Ingathering. If you haven’t picked up a box or envelope yet, they are located on the table just outside the church door. The money that is collected goes to...
Single Purpose, a joint ministry of the Church of the Holy Cross and St. Anne’s, Reston will be having a movie night on Saturday, November 9 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at St. Anne’s. We will be viewing “All Saints,” a movie based on the true story of how...
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Good morning. Today I want to talk about two topics raised by this morning’s Gospel reading. The first topic is the question, “How can I find the strength to do all the things God has called on me to do?” And the second question flows from the first, “Can I...
Who am I in the story? This is the question that haunted me from the Gospel today. Am I Lazarus, suffering from lack of resources, pained, hungry, humbled by my need to beg, lost, self-conscious. Am I the rich man in the story, ignoring Lazarus at my gate? Feeding my...