Upcoming Events

Cross cafe

Cafe

July 31, 2016
12:00 pm

Join us after our worship service for snacks, coffee, and conversation in the fellowship hall.  All are welcome!

Chair Dancing

August 2, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Meet others in the Merrifield community as you participate in low-impact seated exercise!

Chair Dancing

August 18, 2016 – August 4, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Meet others in the Merrifield community as you participate in low-impact seated exercise!

ChristmasEve

Christmas Eve Worship

December 24, 2016
7:30 pm

Join us for a beautiful service to celebrate Christ’s birth.

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Child’s Play

April 2, 2018 – May 28, 2018
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Join us for Child’s Play at 10:30 am on Saturdays. Kids under six, their siblings, and parents are welcome!

Church News

Ten day countdown to welcome missionary Esther Gitobu

We are so excited to welcome Esther Gitobu and her daughters to Bruen Chapel on the 17th.  We will share a Cambodian meal and hear about Esther’s work in Cambodia, one of Virginia’s main mission partners.  This will be the first in a series of mission dinners focusing on the countries the Virginia Conference helps […]

God, mission, and the church

“It is not the church of God that has a mission in the world, but the God of mission who has a church in the world.  The church’s involvement in mission is its privileged participation in the actions of the triune God.” ~Tim Dearborn

Water Handout

Thanks to everyone who came out to distribute water to thirsty commuters at the Dunn Loring metro this past Friday.  It was a lot of fun to meet some neighbors.  We handed out 480 bottles!

Looking Forward to Older Adult Sunday

We are so blessed to have people of all ages in our congregation, but we are excited to acknowledge the contributions of our older adults this coming Sunday.  You enrich our congregation, our community, and our lives! While there may be more aches and pains as we age, God created the whole of creation, with […]