St. Columba's Episcopal Church

Upcoming Events

September 6

Second Tuesday Grate Patrol

Choose either of two volunteer opportunities to support our Grate Patrol ministry, St. C's partnership with The Salvation Army. Both are great family activities!


September 10

Communications Workshop for Ministry Leaders

Calling All Ministry Leaders! There will be a "Communications Workshop for Ministry Leaders" given by Barbara McGowan (St. C's communications director) on Thurs., Sept.…


September 12


Bring your needles, yarn, thread and ideas, and let's start making connections; in our projects, our ministry to the church and with each other!…


September 13

Newcomer Tour and Talk

Visitors and newcomers are invited to attend this informal building tour on the second Sunday of each month. Come talk about St. Columba's and…


September 20

42nd Street Fellowship Brunch

Join us for a delightful brunch on Sun., Sept. 20 at 1 pm at Praline Bakery & Cafe (4611 Sangamore Rd., Bethesda, MD, 301-229-8180).…


September 20

Samaritan Ministry Benefit Concert

Join us for a delightful piano concert to benefit Samaritan Ministry's "Empower the Homeless" campaign on Sun., Sept. 20, 5-7 pm at…


St. Columba's Monthly Newsletter

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St. Columba’s mails a printed newsletter to 1400 parishioner homes just prior to the first of the month. An electronic version is also posted online here (in downloadable PDF and online magazine formats). There are 10 issues each year (monthly with the exception of January and August).
Submit copy via email to: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Deadlines typically fall around the 15th of the month. Download schedule of deadlines for exact dates.
Format: Text and 300 dpi (print resolution) pictures. Articles may run 300-750 words.

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Submit Your Publicity Request Online

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Looking to promote your ministry’s event or special program? Submit your publicity request via our online publicity request form.  It is easy to fill out and will provide us with all the necessary information we need to promote your ministry via the weekly newsletter, Sunday wrapper, Sunday announcement or Facebook page. Questions? Send them to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Photo Policy

It is our policy to publish in our newsletters and on our website photographs of parishioners engaged in church activities, as a way of showing the life and spirit of this parish. We are sensitive to privacy concerns and do not name people in photographs except in rare instances and only with prior permission from the individuals pictured. If you have a concern about a published picture of yourself or a family member, please contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) with the particulars, and we will be happy to remove it.

Sunday Wrapper Deadline

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The deadline for submitting items to the Sunday wrapper is Thursday at 5 pm (10 days in advance of publication).

Submit your publicity requests to publicity request form

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