With gun violence increasing in the US, reaching into our communities, stores, fairs, schools and houses of worship, St. Columba’s has joined a coalition of 14 faith and Gun Violence Prevention groups to organize a free film and discussion series in the DC metro region. This five-part film series, “Perceptions: Exploring Gun Violence” examines facets of gun violence and its effect on Americans. These films are free and open to the public.
January 9, 2020
Bishop Budde welcomes the royal wedding preacher, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry to DC! Come worship, pray and sing with fellow St. Columbans, and experience Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry live at his “More Jesus, More Love" Revival Service on Sun., Jan. 26 at 2 pm, at the Entertainment and Sports Arena in Southwest DC. Tickets are free, but must be reserved at EDOW.org. St. Columba’s is offering a free event ticket and round-trip bus ride to the event if a minimum of 40 people sign up by COB Sun., Jan. 19. The bus will depart from St. C’s at 1 pm on Sun., Jan. 26 and return at 5 pm. Sign up at: tinyurl.com/MoreJesusSignup
January 6, 2020
Join us for presentations that stimulate our imagination about living the Christian life in this community, and in today’s changing world. Hear from distinguished speakers on topics that inform us on a wide range of current issues. In our January Sunday Forum series, learn more about our new vision for community engagement and initiative to address family homelessness.
December 19, 2019
When you picture January do you envision cold, dark evenings with nothing to do? Celebrate the new year with new life and new growth opportunities ... join us for an evening class, workshop or discussion group. "Wednesdays at St. C’s" begins January 15. Click below and explore the options.
November 18, 2019
At St. Columba's Annual Meeting on Nov. 17, treasurer Tim Massad announced that great progress has been made in our effort to strengthen the foundation of St. Columba’s by completing reviews of our recent financial history. With over 250 St. Columbans present, Tim led us through the agenda for the financial report which included: Getting our financial house in order; a financial summary 2015-2019; 2019 Results; 2020 Budget and a Stewardship update.
November 18, 2019
With balloting concluding on Sun., Nov. 17 and 342 ballots cast, the St. Columba's Nominating committee announces the following election results: Steve Smith and Abigail Gorman will serve as senior and junior warden, respectively. Incoming vestry members are Gina Lagomarsino, Ryan McNavage, Betsy Oster, Keri Piester, and Josh Wilson. Diocesan delegates are Bob Oetting and Patricia Riley; and Diocesan delegate alternates: are Bill Jensen, Scott Pritchett, and Thelma Triche.