Upcoming Events

Cafe

December 9, 2018
12:00 pm

Snack and chat after worship.

Chair Dancing

December 11, 2018
10:30 am - 11:30 am

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

ESL Classes

December 11, 2018
6:45 pm - 8:45 pm

Tuesday night English classes continue for beginner, intermediate, and advanced ESL students.

Festival of Lessons and Carols

December 16, 2018
11 am

Join our choir for our version of the traditional service for the Advent season where Scripture readings and music are intertwined.  Our choir will sing some special anthems, and everyone can join in with traditional Christmas hymns. Lunch to follow.  All are welcome!

Third Sunday of Advent

December 16, 2018
11:00 am

Join us for the lighting of the Joy candle as we prepare for Christ’s coming this Christmas season.

Church News

ESL Underway!

On Tuesday, we started our seven-week semester of English classes for beginner, intermediate, and advanced students.  For the first time, we are teaching students from Ecuador and Sudan!  Our students hail from five continents this semester.  Our classes are small, which allows us to tailor our classes to meet our students’ diverse 1individual language learning […]

All Saints Day Prayer

When trick or treating is over, there’s another special day right on Halloween’s heels.  The day (or Sunday) after Halloween is All Saints Day, a special day for remembering Christians from every time and place in history who have gone on before us.  Hebrews 12 encourages Christians to remember that a “great cloud of witnesses” surrounds us […]

KAIROS Cookies

“Christians don’t simply learn or study or use Scripture; we assimilate it, take it into our lives in such a way that it gets metabolized into acts of love, cups of cold water, missions into all the world, healing and evangelism and justice in Jesus’ name, hands raised in adoration of the Father, feet washed […]

Stockings Are Coming!

Have you noticed how stores start putting up Christmas displays before Halloween?  We like to think it is to help us get ready to fill the Salvation Army stockings each year. We know it seems early… but Christmas stockings are here! Sign up to fill stockings for babies through older boys and girls for the […]

God Can Work with Small

Five loaves and two fish for a crowd of 5000. Crumbs for the Gentile woman seeking healing for her daughter. Faith like a mustard seed. A little yeast to leaven 60 lbs of flour for bread. God can make a big difference with things that are small.