St. Columba's Episcopal Church

Upcoming Events

September 29 - December 15

Raising Your Challenging Child

St. Columba's is now sponsoring Parent Group Training on a "pay what you can" basis with Dan Shapiro, M.D., Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician.


December 10


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! This…


December 11

Reach Out in Advent

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Celebrate the season of hope this Advent through the Advent Giving Tree! Reach Out in…


December 11

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…


December 14

Mothers’ Group

St. Columba's Mothers' Group is a community of women who seek to strengthen our faith by sharing our experiences as mothers. We meet…


December 17

Bethlehem Prayer Service

The Annual Bethlehem Prayer Service will be held at Washington National Cathedral (Nave) on Sat., Dec. 17, at 10 am. It is a joint…


December 18

Decoration Sunday

Come help deck the halls!

On Sun., Dec. 18 at 10:15 am, parishioners will come together to polish, wipe, sweep, decorate and otherwise…


December 27

Branches Meditation Group

“I am the vine, you are the branches.”
John 15:5.

You are invited to join members of the Discernment ministry for meditation,…


December 31

New Year’s Eve Concert

Join us on New Year's Eve!

The St. Columba's New Year's Eve Concert will…


January 9

First Monday Prayer Group

You are invited to join the First Monday Prayer Group to listen for God’s call through reflection and prayer on a selected scripture passage. We…


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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).

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 fall on the 15th of the month previous to publication.
Format: Text and 300 dpi (print resolution) pictures. Articles may run 300-750 words.

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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).

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