CLC member Dee McGibbon has been in the CLC kitchen for many years, literally. Many of you see her in the kitchen on Sundays for coffee hour between services. But, did you know that, faithfully, for the past 17 years, from November to the end of March, Dee (and volunteer church members, members of [...]
C4238C52-F828-42F6-BC6B-B5CEE73D9C44 On Tuesday, March 5 the youth of CLC celebrated Shrove Tuesday by offering pancakes, sausage, bacon, fruit and pastries. The were able to raise $400 towards [...]
On Sunday March 3, the palms from last years Palms Sunday were burned outside in the courtyard to make the ashes for the Ash Wednesday Service.
On Saturday evening, March 2, I had the honor of hosting a major concert for Focus (focusmusic.org) on the Fellowship Hall stage. An overflow audience and 18 performers came together in a benefit concert for local songwriting legend Tom Prasada-Rao, who is battling cancer and unable to work for some time. CLC welcomed [...]
“How Do We Breathe Underwater?” Men’s Retreat at Signal Knob Retreat Center, Strasburg, VA February 8-10, 2019
Men of Community Lutheran gathered with Men of St. Andrew Lutheran Church, Centreville at “The Strasburg Hotel” on Friday, Feb. 9th for Dinner as they began the Retreat Weekend at Signal Knob Retreat Center. The Theme of the Retreat was “How Do We Breathe Underwater?” a DVD Retreat led by Franciscan Fr. Richard Rohr. Calling [...]
On February 3rd, Rabbi Joe Charnes joined Pr. Annabelle for an interfaith Scripture Study looking at Psalm 71:1-6 and Luke 4:21-30. We learned about the beauty and richness of chanting/singing the psalms by singing in Hebrew and discussing the emphasis of the words of this prayer. Looking at Luke 4, we discussed the tension between [...]
The Super Bowl Chili Cook-off was a huge success. There were 10 soups entered into the contest and the WINNER was the Andress Family with a Texas Taco Soup. A round of applause for the $432 that was raised!!! All the money is being donated to the Children's Ward at Inova Loudoun except for a [...]