Formation Calendar

Sunday Forum - Identity crisis

Formation | Church Nave

n his new book, Identity Crisis: The 2016 Presidential Campaign and the Battle for The Meaning of America, John Sides (along with his co-authors) identify fault-lines within the American public that erupted in the 2016 presidential election. Come hear more from Dr. Sides about his findings and what they might mean for our collective identity as Americans. (Church Nave)

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

All classes learn about the I am statements, who does Jesus say that he is

Sunday Forum -Intro to Restorative Justice

Formation | Church Nave

Learn about restorative justice and practical tools for conflict transformation from Sal Corbin an expert in the field of conflict mediation. (Church Nave) Part two begins at 12:30 pm in the Great Hall as we learn more in-depth conflict transformation and mediation skills. A light lunch will be provided.

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

All classes learn about Jesus healing the man born blind

GAP Kids

Formation | Room 212

Sunday Forum - Sabbath in the Suburbs

Formation | Church Nave

A Family's Experiment with Holy Time: Conversation with the Author The Rev. Maryann McKibben Dana, a working mom, raising three children in the DC Metro Area will share her story and insights from her family’s yearlong experiment to “Remember the Sabbath and Keep it Holy ~Exodus 20:8” This conversation will be helpful for anyone wondering how to slow down and savor the moments… which is all of us! (Church Nave)

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

All classes learn Judeans turning against Jesus

Legos for Lent

Formation | Room 215

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

All classes learn about St Patrick, St Brigid and our own St Columba

Legos for Lent

Formation | Room 215

Sunday Forum - Sabbath; A gift of Mindfulness

Formation | Church Nave

The Rev. Fay Ackerman, noted meditation leader and former Dean of the Chapel at Howard University will lead us in a guided meditation session. Come, experience the gift of mindfulness and presence that Sabbath offers. (Church Nave)

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

All classes learn about Peter

Legos for Lent

Formation | Room 215

Sunday Forum - Movement and Mindfulness

Formation | Church Nave

You’re invited to combine the gift of presence, awareness and movement on the Labyrinth path in the Great Hall. Walking the Labyrinth is an ancient form of walking meditation that speaks to both body and mind. (Church Nave)

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

All classes learn about Jesus raising his friend, Lazarus from the dead

Legos for Lent

Formation | Room 215

Sunday Forum - Outreach Vision Task Force

Formation | Church Nave

hares their vision for the future of community involvement and engagement beyond our walls. (Church Nave)

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

All classes learn about Holy Week events

GAP Kids

Formation | Room 212

Legos for Lent

Formation | Room 215

Sunday Forum

Formation | Church Nave

Sunday Forum

Formation | Church Nave

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

All classes learn about resurrection stories

Sunday Forum - Earth Day the St. Columba Way

Formation | Church Nave

We’ll celebrate the gift of creation with an all hands on deck morning of gardening, sprucing, mulching and freshening up our beloved building, yards and playgrounds. All are invited to do God’s house-work with us! Meet in the Common!

Sunday Forum

Formation | Church Nave

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

All classes learn about Amazing Grace and other hymns

GAP Kids

Formation | Great Hall with Kitchen

Sunday Forum

Formation | Church Nave

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

All classes learn about the Bible

Sunday School

Formation | Room 123

All classes learn about the Book of Common Prayer