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Join us for fun, fellowship, and growth. Bring your friends! We also have some special events planned too.
- January 21st - Youth Group
- ROCK Conference January 26th-28th
- February 4th - Youth Group
- February 11th - Youth Group
- February 18th - Youth Group Movie Night (6:30-8:30pm)
- February 25th - Youth Group
Life Transitions Series: What You May (or May Not) Know About Hospice
January 23, 2018, 6:30-9:00pm, Fellowship Hall
Our next session of the series will be a dinner featuring speakers from Montgomery Hospice, including Kip Ingram, Director of Bereavement Care. The workshop will begin with a catered dinner at 6:30pm, followed by the presentation at 7:00pm, and a question and answer session at 8:00pm. Please RSVP by Thursday, January 18 to Scott Roby, Faith’s Director of Congregational Care. firstname.lastname@example.org
Online Bible Study: The Book of Daniel
Every Other Sunday beginning January 28, 2018, 7:30-8:30pm (Online via Zoom Meeting)
From Rev. Eugene Peterson: “Obedience to God in the pressures and stresses of day-by-day living and trust in God’s ways in the large sweep of history are always at risk, but especially in times of suffering and persecution. Obedience to God is difficult when we are bullied into compliance to the God-ignoring culture out of sheer survival. Trust in God is likewise at risk of being abandoned in favor of the glamorous seductions of might and size…
Friday Film Night:
“The Red Turtle”
February 9, 2018, 6:30-9:00pm, Room 205/206
A family-friendly film and our first animated one, The Red Turtle (rated PG) will be shown in February. From the legendary Studio Ghibli (creators of Spirited Away, Ponyo, and Kiki’s Delivery Service), this masterfully animated fantasy tells the story of a man shipwrecked at sea who becomes stranded on a beautiful but desolated island. He learns to live in isolation, seemingly tormented in his efforts to escape by a giant red sea turtle. But all is not what it seems…
Book Discussion: “The Reason I Jump” by Naoki Higashida
February 16, 2018, 7:30-9:00pm, Room 206
Our next book in “the Other” series is The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a 13-Year-Old Boy with Autism. Written by Naoki Higashida, a very smart, very self-aware, and very charming thirteen-year-old boy with autism, it is a one-of-a-kind memoir that demonstrates how an autistic mind thinks, feels, perceives, and responds in ways few of us can imagine.
Naoki Higashida was born in Kimitsu, Japan in 1992. Diagnosed with severe autism when he was five…
Washington & Lee University Singers in Concert at Faith
February 22, 2018, 7:30pm
A former Landon student, Ryan Curto, of our Director of Music, Michael Wu, is a senior at Washington and Lee University. When he was in third grade, he sang in Michael’s Landon Little Singers on a tour to Carnegie Hall. He also joined in singing seasonal carols at the White House not quite ten years ago. He and Michael are thrilled that he has continued to sing throughout his undergraduate years, and Ryan brings his University Singers in concert to Faith - an ensemble of nearly 60 singers. The program is free and open to all.