Calendar

Wisdom Circle

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 212

A chance to reflect on the experience of "Elderhood" with prayer, bible study and discussion.

Primary Choir

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 203

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Parents of Elementary Aged Kids

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 202

This Circle is for parents with elementary aged children. Join in small group conversation rooted in Scripture and explore together 7 Ancient Christian Practices that will help all of us Live God's Love. 2nd Wednesdays, 7 - 8 pm Led by Kesha Evans-Philpott

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 202

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

Sacred Ground Circle

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 220

A film and readings-based dialogue on race. Together we hope to explore the history of race in America, the current racial issues that continue to divide us, and the faith based response to what we learn.

St. Columba Singers

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Sticks-in-Stitches

CHURCH CALENDAR | Offsite

Lounge at Friendship Terrace (2nd floor). Contact: Ann Talty ()

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A quiet and intimate service without music, but with a sermon.

J2A Shortbread Sale

CHURCH CALENDAR | Common Table 1

Please help support the J2A youth as they raise money for their pilgrimage by purchasing some delicious home-made shortbread. Buy some as a gift for a loved one or as a treat for yourself.

Childcare

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 322

Family Friendly Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Family-friendly, lively worship service for people of all ages.

Preparation Sunday

CHURCH CALENDAR | Great Hall

Join us for mulled cider and merriment as we prepare our hearts and the Church for Christmas! There will be activities for all ages, all around the church. We will be in the Great Hall, Common, Azzi Living Room and all classrooms on 2nd floor!

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A more formal worship service featuring our adult choirs.

Compline

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Music Librarians

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | 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

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Primary Choir

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Benedictine Cell

CHURCH CALENDAR | Deming Library

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

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 203

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

LGBT Circle Group

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 203

This Circle meets monthly on the 3rd Wednesday of the month. All are welcome, even if you have not registered. This year in Circles we will focus on The Way of Love and 7 Practices for a Jesus Centered Life: Turn, Learn, Pray, Worship, Bless, Go & Rest.

Genesis Ringers

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 202

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

Eucharist @ Friendship Terrace

CHURCH CALENDAR | Offsite

This monthly Eucharist service is celebrated every third Thursday of the month at 3 pm in the third-floor lounge at Friendship Terrace. It is an intimate service with a brief homily and is open to all.

St. Columba Singers

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A quiet and intimate service without music, but with a sermon.

Childcare

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 322

Family Friendly Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Family-friendly, lively worship service for people of all ages.

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A more formal worship service featuring our adult choirs.

Compline

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Music Librarians

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | 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

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Children's Pageant

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Children's Pageant

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Christmas Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Christmas Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Christmas Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Christmas Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

St. Columba Singers

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A quiet and intimate service without music, but with a sermon.

Childcare

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 322

Family Friendly Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Family-friendly, lively worship service for people of all ages.

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A more formal worship service featuring our adult choirs.

Music Librarians

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | 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

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

New Year's Eve Concert

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Annual New Year's Eve Concert. We will also need the common for a reception and need to have a housekeeping person on hand. The doors should be unlocked at 5:00 as people arrive very early. We should reserve the nave from 3pm that afternoon for practicing. Thank you!

Primary Choir

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Benedictine Cell

CHURCH CALENDAR | Deming Library

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

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 203

Genesis Ringers

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 202

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

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A quiet and intimate service without music, but with a sermon.

Childcare

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 322

Family Friendly Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Family-friendly, lively worship service for people of all ages.

Sunday Forum - Home: Trap or Treat?

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Pilgrimage, journey, and quest have long been metaphors for achieving spiritual growth and wisdom. Can we also grow in faith while staying at home? History, literature, and the Bible tell us yes. Join us to consider how your understanding of home influences your faith and understanding of God. And to ponder what it means to be home-less.

Youth Formation

CHURCH CALENDAR |

See bulletin board for locations

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A more formal worship service featuring our adult choirs.

Chasing Peace in the Holy Land

CHURCH CALENDAR | Great Hall

Ambassador Philip C. Wilcox, former Chief of Mission at the US Consulate in Jerusalem and President of the Foundation for Middle East Peace, will speak about the history of the conflict in Israel and Palestine, the many efforts to bring about peace and justice, and what stands in the way.

Doox of Yale/Augmented 8 Concert

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Featuring Doox of Yale. Originally founded at an all-male Yale in 1952 as the Duke’s Men of Yale, Doox is the university’s first all-gender tenor/baritone/bass a cappella singing group, with a repertoire that is an exciting mix of old favorites and contemporary hits (from Rodgers and Hart to Queen to Rihanna). “Da doox” regularly tour nationally and internationally, having been most recently to Ecuador, Greece, and Israel, and have won national awards in a cappella competitions.

First Monday Group

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 220

We use the African-Lambeth prayer method, taking turns reading a selected passage from 3 different Bible translations, silently praying, and then sharing our reflections as to what the scripture is telling us God wants each of us to do. No registration required

Music Librarians

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 202

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

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Wisdom Circle

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 212

A chance to reflect on the experience of "Elderhood" with prayer, bible study and discussion.

Primary Choir

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 203

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Parents of Elementary Aged Kids

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 202

This Circle is for parents with elementary aged children. Join in small group conversation rooted in Scripture and explore together 7 Ancient Christian Practices that will help all of us Live God's Love. 2nd Wednesdays, 7 - 8 pm Led by Kesha Evans-Philpott

Genesis Ringers

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 202

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

Sacred Ground Circle

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 220

A film and readings-based dialogue on race. Together we hope to explore the history of race in America, the current racial issues that continue to divide us, and the faith based response to what we learn.

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Sticks-in-Stitches

CHURCH CALENDAR | Offsite

Lounge at Friendship Terrace (2nd floor). Contact: Ann Talty ()

Rite 13 Self Defense

CHURCH CALENDAR | First Floor Center Space

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A quiet and intimate service without music, but with a sermon.

Childcare

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 322

Family Friendly Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Family-friendly, lively worship service for people of all ages.

Helping Returning Citizens to Rebuild their Lives

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Theo Brown, Director of the McClendon Program at New York Avenue Presbyterian Church, and Robert Hornstein, Chief of Civil Legal Services at the DC Public Defender Service and a writer on poverty law issues, will introduce the DC-based Returning Citizens Assistance Network (RCAN). Please join us in the Church Nave to learn about this growing network of DC congregations, including St. Columba’s, that are working with the Public Defender Service to help returning citizens rebuild their lives.

Coming to Communion

CHURCH CALENDAR | First Floor Center Space

Youth Formation

CHURCH CALENDAR |

See bulletin board for locations

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A more formal worship service featuring our adult choirs.

Grate Patrol

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Please join us to make sandwiches and assemble meals for our neighbors in need. We'll start at 11:15 in Room 205. No special cooking skills required -- you just need to be able to make a peanut-butter-and-jelly sandwich!

Third Act of Life Circle for Women

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 202

A Circle for women who are ready to dream about what comes next after years of intense focus on child-rearing and/ or career.

Serving Humanitarian Need in the Holy Land

CHURCH CALENDAR | Great Hall

John Lent, Executive Director of the American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem, will speak about its support for the Jerusalem Diocese's schools, hospitals, and centers for children with disabilities in Palestine, Jordan, Israel, Syria and Lebanon.

Music Librarians

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | 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

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Primary Choir

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Benedictine Cell

CHURCH CALENDAR | Deming Library

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

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 203

Holy Land Pilgrimage Meeting

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 212

inal preparation meeting for all pilgrims going on the February trip to The Holy Land.

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

LGBT Circle Group

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 203

This Circle meets monthly on the 3rd Wednesday of the month. All are welcome, even if you have not registered. This year in Circles we will focus on The Way of Love and 7 Practices for a Jesus Centered Life: Turn, Learn, Pray, Worship, Bless, Go & Rest.

Genesis Ringers

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 202

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

Eucharist @ Friendship Terrace

CHURCH CALENDAR | Offsite

This monthly Eucharist service is celebrated every third Thursday of the month at 3 pm in the third-floor lounge at Friendship Terrace. It is an intimate service with a brief homily and is open to all.

Dr. Dan Shapiro

CHURCH CALENDAR | Great Hall

Helping children with Anxiety

St. Columba Singers

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A quiet and intimate service without music, but with a sermon.

Childcare

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 322

Family Friendly Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Family-friendly, lively worship service for people of all ages.

Youth Formation

CHURCH CALENDAR |

See bulletin board for locations

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A more formal worship service featuring our adult choirs.

Music Librarians

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | 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

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Primary Choir

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

The Parable of the Talents—Finding Our Work

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 212

Our goal is to build a group of un-, under-, or infelicitously-employed people which will support one another in our internal and external search for paid positions which better align our skills/talents, faith and values with work that meets our needs for autonomy and purpose. This 5-week support group will meet Wednesday nights, January 22 through February 19 from 6-7:30 pm.

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 203

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Genesis Ringers

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 202

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

Dr. Dan Shapiro

CHURCH CALENDAR | Great Hall

Medication Management for ADHD

St. Columba Singers

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A quiet and intimate service without music, but with a sermon.

Childcare

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 322

Family Friendly Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Family-friendly, lively worship service for people of all ages.

Youth Formation

CHURCH CALENDAR |

See bulletin board for locations

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A more formal worship service featuring our adult choirs.

Caregivers Informational Meeting

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 212

A gathering on Jan. 26 from 12:30-2 in Room 212 to determine interest in forming a St. Columba's Caregivers Group - open to all who might join such a group to support one another in caring for loved ones. Lunch available for $10 if indicated on registration

Music Librarians

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | 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

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Branches Mediation Group

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 203

All are welcome to join us for meditation, sharing in community, and prayer on the fourth Tuesday evening of each month.

Primary Choir

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 203

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Sight Singing

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Genesis Ringers

CHURCH CALENDAR | Bell Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Centering Prayer/Lectio Divina

CHURCH CALENDAR | 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

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room

Water Ministry

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 205

Rite 13 Rehearsal

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Rite 13 Dinner

CHURCH CALENDAR | Great Hall

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A quiet and intimate service without music, but with a sermon.

Childcare

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 322

Family Friendly Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

Family-friendly, lively worship service for people of all ages.

Youth Formation

CHURCH CALENDAR |

See bulletin board for locations

Eucharist

CHURCH CALENDAR | Church Nave

A more formal worship service featuring our adult choirs.

Perceptions: Exploring Gun Violence

CHURCH CALENDAR | Great Hall

On Sunday, February 2nd (1-2:30 pm) St. Columba's will host a film screening and discussion of "American Trauma: How the NRA Sparked a Medical Revolution (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0XCoY2FQts) “I see more gunshot wounds as a trauma surgeon here in the United States per week than I did when I was serving in Afghanistan.says Dr. Mallory Williams, chief of the Division of Trauma and Critical Care at Howard University Hospitalthe 2020 GVP film series sponsored by the DC Area Interfaith Gun Vi

First Monday Group

CHURCH CALENDAR | Room 220

We use the African-Lambeth prayer method, taking turns reading a selected passage from 3 different Bible translations, silently praying, and then sharing our reflections as to what the scripture is telling us God wants each of us to do. No registration required

Music Librarians

CHURCH CALENDAR | Music Room