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Annual Meeting

Parish Life |

Rector Ledlie Laughlin extends a personal invitation to come to the St. Columba’s Annual Meeting. Together, we will offer thanks to those stepping down from leadership roles; offer prayers for those stepping up; receive an update on our financial giving and annual budget; elect new vestry members; and rejoice in the wondrous ways that the Holy Spirit is moving among us, enlivening our faith and li

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Youth Outreach Wreath & Poinsettias

Mission/Service | Common Table 1

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Great Hall Eucharist

Worship | Great Hall

Annual Parish Meeting

Formation | Nave

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

All classes learn about Elijah and Ezekiel

Youth Sunday School

Formation | Room 212

Sunday Adult Bible Study

Formation | Offsite 2

Genesis Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Great Hall Eucharist

Worship | Great Hall

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Leadership Development Group

Parish Life | Room 238

Healing Ministry

Parish Life | Room 212

Nursery School Parent's Coffee

Parish Life | Common

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

Parish Life | Room 202

All who seek to deepen their relationship with God through prayer are welcome. Begins with lectio divina (meditative Bible study).

St. Columba Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Adult Formation Team

Formation | Room 220

Food Addicts

Parish Life | Room 205

Open group: All are welcome.

Living Proof (NA)

Parish Life | Room 203

Open group: All are welcome.

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Freedom Circle Meeting

Mission/Service | Room 203

Nursery School Closed

Parish Life |

Flower Arranging

Worship | Flower Guild Room

Tai-Chi

Parish Life | Courtyard

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Great Hall Eucharist

Worship | Great Hall

All Parish Advent Workshop

Formation | Great Hall

In preparation for the season of Advent, join fellow parishioners in the Great Hall for Advent wreath-making, singing and fun for all ages. Please bring your own greens and some to share, and we supply the rest. Music director Anne Timpane will be in the Church Nave from to play and talk about the music that prepares us for Christmas. More activities for children will be in Rm 215 and 205.

Sunday Adult Bible Study

Formation | Offsite 2

Sunday Adult Bible Study meets weekly to discuss the readings for the day as prescribed in the Revised Common Lectionary. Looking at the readings as a group offers a dynamic and provocative view of the scriptures and a valuable opportunity for discussion.

Genesis Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Great Hall Eucharist

Worship | Great Hall

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Christmas Summit

Parish Life | Room 212

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

Parish Life | Room 202

All who seek to deepen their relationship with God through prayer are welcome. Begins with lectio divina (meditative Bible study).

St. Columba Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Food Addicts

Parish Life | Room 205

Open group: All are welcome.

Living Proof (NA)

Parish Life | Room 203

Open group: All are welcome.

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Freedom Circle Meeting

Mission/Service | Room 203

Branches Meditation

Parish Life | Room 203

Mother's Group

Parish Life | Room 203

Do our parenting approaches sometimes run the gamut from "helicopter" to "free range?" Danielle Meitiv, aka the Silver Spring "Free-Range Mom," will speak about her own choices, as well as how her brush with social services was tied to her decision to run for public office. Newborns are welcome to join us, and child care for children ages 1+ is located just down the hall. Contact: Alecia Brinkerhoff ()

Primary Choir

Music | Music Room

Gallery Choir Rehearsal

Music | Music Room

Sight Singing

Music | Bell Room

Boy and Girl Choir

Music | Music Room

Chapel Choir

Music | Music Room

Genesis Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Orchestra

Music | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Thursday Morning Bible Group

Parish Life | Room 212

Weekly study and discussion of the upcoming Sunday Gospel and lessons. Fun and provocative, experiential Bible study. Light breakfast and good fellowship served each week.

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

Parish Life | Room 202

All who seek to deepen their relationship with God through prayer are welcome. Begins with lectio divina (meditative Bible study).

St. Columba Singers

Music | Nave

St. Columba's Singers Ensemble

Music | Nave

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Wreath & Poinsettia Delivery

Mission/Service | Bell Room

Peace and Joy: When, If Not Now

Parish Life | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Flower Arranging

Worship | Flower Guild Room

Tai-Chi

Parish Life | Courtyard

Reach Out in Advent

Mission/Service | Common Table 1

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Wreath & Poinsettia Pick-Up

Mission/Service | Common Table 2

Pickup Wreaths and Poinsettias on the Porch of the Common.

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Great Hall Eucharist

Worship | Great Hall

J2A Parent Meeting

Parish Life | Deming Library

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

Advent centers for 3's - 3rd grade and outreach project for 4th and 5th grade

Youth Sunday School

Formation | Room 212

Sunday Forum

Formation | Nave

Sunday Adult Bible Study

Formation | Offsite 2

Genesis Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Great Hall Eucharist

Worship | Great Hall

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Environment Committee Meeting

Mission/Service | Room 212

Open to all

Lessons & Carols

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

First Monday Prayer Group

Parish Life | Room 220

First Monday Prayer Group meets for deep listening for God’s voice and guidance in our daily lives. Using the African-Lambeth method of prayer, they take turns reading passages from different Bible translations, silently praying and then sharing reflections.

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

Parish Life | Room 202

All who seek to deepen their relationship with God through prayer are welcome. Begins with lectio divina (meditative Bible study).

St. Columba Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Food Addicts

Parish Life | Room 205

Open group: All are welcome.

Living Proof (NA)

Parish Life | Room 203

Open group: All are welcome.

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Freedom Circle Meeting

Mission/Service | Room 203

Stephen Ministry Continuing Education

Parish Life | Deming Library

Interfaith Team

Parish Life | Room 202

Rite 13 Pre-Liturgy Planning Meeting

Parish Life | Room 212

Mother's Group

Parish Life | Room 203

Do our parenting approaches sometimes run the gamut from "helicopter" to "free range?" Danielle Meitiv, aka the Silver Spring "Free-Range Mom," will speak about her own choices, as well as how her brush with social services was tied to her decision to run for public office. Newborns are welcome to join us, and child care for children ages 1+ is located just down the hall. Contact: Alecia Brinkerhoff ()

Primary Choir

Music | Music Room

Benedictine Cell

Parish Life | Deming Library

Meets to pray, reflect and explore the Rule of St. Benedict. Newcomers are always welcome.

Gallery Choir Rehearsal

Music | Music Room

Sight Singing

Music | Bell Room

Boy and Girl Choir

Music | Music Room

Chapel Choir

Music | Music Room

Genesis Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Orchestra

Music | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Thursday Morning Bible Group

Parish Life | Room 212

Weekly study and discussion of the upcoming Sunday Gospel and lessons. Fun and provocative, experiential Bible study. Light breakfast and good fellowship served each week.

Nursery School Talk & Tour

Parish Life | Great Hall

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Creative Aging Network Meeting

Parish Life | Room 212

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

Parish Life | Room 202

All who seek to deepen their relationship with God through prayer are welcome. Begins with lectio divina (meditative Bible study).

St. Columba Singers

Music | Nave

St. Columba's Singers Ensemble

Music | Nave

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Flower Arranging

Worship | Flower Guild Room

"Slow Down, Quiet, It's Advent" Program

Parish Life | Great Hall

Tai-Chi

Parish Life | Courtyard

Sticks-in-Stitches

Parish Life | Offsite 2

Reach Out in Advent

Mission/Service | Common Table 1

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Great Hall Eucharist

Worship | Great Hall

Space for Race

Parish Life | Room 238

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

Advent centers for 3's - 3rd grade and outreach project for 4th and 5th grade

Sunday Forum

Formation | Great Hall

Youth Sunday School

Formation | Room 212

Sunday Adult Bible Study

Formation | Offsite 2

Orchestra

Music | Nave

Genesis Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Great Hall Eucharist

Worship | Great Hall

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Grate Patrol

Mission/Service | Room 205

Lay Committee Meeting

Parish Life | Room 202

Blue Christmas Service

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

Parish Life | Room 202

All who seek to deepen their relationship with God through prayer are welcome. Begins with lectio divina (meditative Bible study).

St. Columba Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Food Addicts

Parish Life | Room 205

Open group: All are welcome.

Living Proof (NA)

Parish Life | Room 203

Open group: All are welcome.

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Freedom Circle Meeting

Mission/Service | Room 203

Diocesan Council

Parish Life | Great Hall

Baptism Preparation Class

Formation | Room 203

Mother's Group

Parish Life | Room 203

Do our parenting approaches sometimes run the gamut from "helicopter" to "free range?" Danielle Meitiv, aka the Silver Spring "Free-Range Mom," will speak about her own choices, as well as how her brush with social services was tied to her decision to run for public office. Newborns are welcome to join us, and child care for children ages 1+ is located just down the hall. Contact: Alecia Brinkerhoff ()

Primary Choir

Music | Music Room

Gallery Choir Rehearsal

Music | Music Room

Sight Singing

Music | Bell Room

Labyrinth Team Member Walk

Parish Life | Great Hall

Boy and Girl Choir

Music | Music Room

Chapel Choir

Music | Music Room

Genesis Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Thursday Morning Bible Group

Parish Life | Room 212

Weekly study and discussion of the upcoming Sunday Gospel and lessons. Fun and provocative, experiential Bible study. Light breakfast and good fellowship served each week.

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

Parish Life | Room 202

All who seek to deepen their relationship with God through prayer are welcome. Begins with lectio divina (meditative Bible study).

St. Columba Singers

Music | Nave

St. Columba's Singers Ensemble

Music | Nave

WM Homeless Service

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Water Ministry Christmas Party

Mission/Service | Great Hall with Kitchen

Flower Arranging

Worship | Flower Guild Room

Tai-Chi

Parish Life | Courtyard

Decoration Sunday

Parish Life | Common

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Great Hall Eucharist

Worship | Great Hall

Sunday Adult Bible Study

Formation | Offsite 2

Genesis Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Great Hall Eucharist

Worship | Great Hall

Eucharist

Worship | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

Parish Life | Room 202

All who seek to deepen their relationship with God through prayer are welcome. Begins with lectio divina (meditative Bible study).

St. Columba Ringers

Music | Bell Room

Adult Formation Team

Formation | Room 220

Food Addicts

Parish Life | Room 205

Open group: All are welcome.

Living Proof (NA)

Parish Life | Room 203

Open group: All are welcome.

Nursery School Christmas Program

Parish Life | Church (Nave & Chapel)

Water Ministry

Mission/Service | Room 205

The Water Ministry provides year round hospitality to our neighbors in need, in the form of a hot lunch, shower and laundry facilities and a place to relax and talk.

Nursery School Closed

Parish Life |

Freedom Circle Meeting

Mission/Service | Room 203