Save these Dates!

In August, we've got a few fun events to wrap up the summer — and in September, classes and more will kick into full gear! 

August 16: Picnic in the Park — Close out summer with one last picnic in Meridian Hill Park immediately following Sunday's service. Join us, and bring something to share.

August 22: Women’s Summer Retreat Please mark your calendars and save the date for the day-long women’s ministry retreat at the Sanctuary Retreat Center in Beallsville, MD. Registration will open soon on Advent Commons. 

September 12: Leadership Saturday All ministry and CORE group leaders, mark your calendars for our annual fall leadership launch on September 12, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. We’re excited to bring together leaders from across the church to cast our vision for the upcoming year, and do ministry-specific training. Attendance is mandatory and childcare will be provided. RSVP on Advent Commons.

September 9 & 16: Essentials This class provides a basic overview of the faith and . The last two (September 23 & 30), we’ll offer Distinctives, which hones in on some of the unique characteristics of Advent. If you plan to attend one of these classes, please RSVP for both nights of the class on Advent Commons.

Roundtable Discussions Last year, we began hosting roundtable discussions to provide a forum for members to discuss issues related to the direction and vision of the church with Tommy and members of the Parish Council. Please RSVP on Advent Commons, as space is limited. The dates will be: August 1, 10 a.m; September 10, 7:30 p.m.; September 27, 3 p.m.