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 [...]

Christmas Offering – 2021

The Christmas Offering supports regional ministries. In 32 regions across the United States and Canada, ministers are nurtured and congregations are provided opportunities for work and worship. Often recognized for the ministries of camps and conferences, regions also play a critical role in the preparation and authorization of ministerial ordination. Both are key to church leadership and development. Regions partner with [...]

Virtual Christmas Service

Our virtual Christmas service on Wednesday, 12/22 @ 7:30 in lieu of our regular Bible Study.  

Watch Night Worship 2022: A Year of Restoration!

Dr. Darwin D. Little of Metropolitan AME Zion Church in Norfolk, VA is inviting you to a Watch Night Worship service, featuring Rev. Terri McLellan of SPCC.   Topic: Watch Night Service Time: Dec 31, 2021, 11:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)   Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7135218278   Meeting ID: 713 521 8278     Dial by your location [...]