Weekend Food Interview

Diane Mitchell volunteers with the Backpack Program at Centreville Presbyterian Church.  This project ensures that needy children at London Towne have food to eat on the weekends.  We recently asked her about this work. What do you do for this program? I go on Wednesday mornings to pack the bags. ...

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Gifts for All

Tuesday afternoon at London Towne Elementary School was a happy place to be.  Thanks to the generosity of many people, the cafeteria and music room of the school were filled to the brim with Christmas gifts for children and parents.  I worked primarily in the cafeteria where parents came to...

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Advent Conspiracy in Action

from Deborah Beuttler, Director of Children’s Ministry at Centreville Presbyterian Church In the sermons on November 28 and December 4, Pastor Rob mentioned   London Towne Elementary a title 1 School (LTES) , that’s less than two miles from CPC.  Many of these children’s  families are at or below the poverty...

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Advent Conspiracy

by Rob Bromhead There are many stories that have become classics down through the centuries. They inspire us and serve as lessons for dealing with life’s challenges. There are even some stories that can transform a life. Such is the story of Christmas. The account of the coming of Jesus...

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Rebuilding Together 2010

The Rebuilding Together work day took place in Arlington on Saturday, April 24th for a local family.  They are Salvadorian and have been in the U.S. and in their condo for 12 years.  They are a strong family unit.  The father, Jose, is a laborer.  The mother, Tomasa, cleans offices and...

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Serving at the Lamb Center

Nancy Rosene recently volunteered at the Lamb Center with some friends.  The Lamb Center is located in Fairfax and serves the local poor and homeless population with good food and loving support.  Nancy recently answered our questions about her volunteer experience. Why did you choose to help out at the Lamb...

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