Week of Ministry

Honoring and celebrating the call to ministry since 1933 Throughout this Week of the Ministry, join Pension Fund in celebrating pastors and those who have accepted the call to ministry by showing appreciation for their dedication. Visit the Pension Fund website to view our downloadable resources: pensionfund.org/resources/week-of-ministry.

Salt & Light 2021- A Training Day for Church Leaders

National City Christian Church 5 Thomas Circle NW , Washington, DC

“American Conversations: Racism, Immigration, Religion” October 16, 2021 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. National City Christian Church 5 Thomas Circle, Washington D.C. 20005 "Salt and Light" is our bi-annual program of fellowship, worship, and spiritual reflection. All lay and clergy leaders, and friends of the Christian Church Capital Area, are invited to participate. Registration, continental breakfast, and a long-overdue "Covid-19 [...]

Homegoing Service for Dexter Graham

Please observe the SPCC CoVID guidelines. We have established an online pre-registration process to manage safety and building capacity. Please use the link if you are planning to attend in-person. You can fill out this form on your computer or mobile device. View Form View Form in Mobile App   You can view the service online via Facebook Live from [...]

Baby Dedication Ceremony for Peter Radway III

Shepherd Park Christian Church 7900 Eastern Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

Please observe the SPCC CoVID guidelines. We have established an online pre-registration process (to aid for contact tracing, if ever needed) and to manage building capacity. Please use the link if you are planning to attend in-person

Thanksgiving Offering – 2021

The Thanksgiving Offering supports Disciples colleges, universities and theological institutions. Disciples have a long history of post-secondary and theological education. This offering provides a direct connection to 15 colleges and universities, 7 seminaries and theological programs. Gifts from this offering continue the Disciples tradition of developing leaders for our communities and the Church. See a list of the colleges, universities, seminaries, [...]

122nd SPCC Anniversary 2021!

Shepherd Park Christian Church 7900 Eastern Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

Shepherd Park Christian Church (SPCC), The Church with the Heart of the Shepherd, is celebrating it's 122nd Year! and our 74th Anniversary in the Shepherd Park community. In November 1899, congregants opened services at the Park View Christian Church on 16th Street in the District of Columbia. The congregation increased and, in the 1940’s it located a site in Shepherd [...]

Hybrid Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

United Christian Parish 11508 N Shore Dr,, Reston, VA

On Tuesday, November 23 United Christian Parish will host the Interfaith Thanksgiving Service. The theme for this year’s Thanksgiving Interfaith service is The Many Ways of Speaking Grace to One Another. In consideration of the continued need for social responsibility during the COVID-19 pandemic, the interfaith service will be presented as a hybrid event (both virtual and in-person). If you [...]

Thanksgiving Day

Ezra 3:11, describing when the construction of the new temple had been completed. 11 And they sang responsively, praising and giving thanks to the Lord: “For He is good, For His mercy endures forever toward Israel.” Then all the people shouted with a great shout, when they praised the Lord, because the foundation of the house of the Lord was [...]

Advent Season 2021

Advent- Word with Latin roots, meaning “coming.” Christians of earlier generations spoke of “the advent of our Lord” and of “His second advent.” The first phrase refers to God’s becoming incarnate in Jesus of Nazareth. The latter phrase speaks of Jesus’ second coming. Advent marks a time for Christians to REFLECT on The Incarnation (God in Flesh - Emmanuel) Past [...]