June 23, 2017

“Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against anyone among your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the Lord.” Leviticus 19:18

Summer Scripture Memory Challenge

“The Beatitudes”

Matthew 5:3-10 

“Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.

Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.

Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.

Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.

Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.

Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.

Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.”

High School Mission Week

Please pray for our high school mission team members (11 youth and 5 adults) this week as they serve the local community with several of our mission partners and spend time on a camp retreat.

All Church Ice Cream Social

Sunday, July 9 (6:30pm)

Please join us in the fellowship hall & grounds for ice cream with all the toppings! This is a great opportunity to get to know other folks in the community. Playground and some games for kids will be organized. Come beat the heat!


Barbecue Dinner to Benefit Farthest Corners

Sunday, July 23 (4:00pm)

Join us at the country home of Yolanda & Peter Meffert (15721 Hunton Lane in Haymarket, VA). A delicious barbecue dinner with all of the trimmings is being planned. Outdoor games for all and a large lake for fishing will provide lots of action for kids and adults. Musical entertainment by a number of Friends of Farthest Corners is also on the agenda!. Watch for details that will soon be posted at www.farthestcorners.org.

Nominating Committee

Each year the congregation (in partnership with the Congregational Nominating Committee) enjoys the privilege of electing a new class of church leaders from the membership. Potential nominees for deacon and elder may be recommended using the forms located on the table in the lobby.

Sanctuary Flowers

If you are interested in sponsoring the sanctuary flowers one Sunday (cost is $40), please sign up on our website at http://www.greenwichpres.org/resources/sanctuary-flowers or contact the church office at office@greenwichpres.org or 703.754.7933.

“The Lord is my light and my salvation— whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life—of whom shall I be afraid?” Psalm 27:1