Closet Cleaning?

Welcome to August! As the summer moves along, it’s a great time to pause and review your closets. Really! DO you have clothing, jackets, or shoes that you no longer wear? Our local ministry partners would love to add them to their thrift stores. Northern Virginia Family Services runs two conveniently...

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Food Drive Appreciation

Many THANKS for your generous donations during the Food Drive! We delivered 1,220 pounds of food to the local food banks. Western Fairfax Christian Ministries and SERVE both express their appreciation. With the recent economy, they have seen an increase in the families in need. Our food drive helped to...

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Summer Reading with Children

The summer is upon us! We so delight in the more relaxed demands on our schedules. If you are available, we would love your help as we work with our partner in education to encourage summer reading. Many thanks to everyone who contributed books during our Spring book drive. Now…...

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Diaper Drive has begun!

This summer, our middle school students will spend their mission week serving our local community. One of their ministry days will be with the the DC Diaper Bank. Modeled after diaper banks in other cities, the DC Diaper Bank provides diapers to social service organizations for distribution as needed. The...

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Family Mission for Spring Break

In April, our intergenerational team served with World Vision in Philippi, West Virginia. Our ministry partner, World Vision, is dedicated to tackling the causes of poverty and injustice. Our team did home repair while also forming new relationships with homeowners and members of the community. Our annual Spring Break team...

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Showers of Gratitude

Over the past several weeks, several people have extended their appreciation to our church family. We pass all the praise to the Lord for His inspiration and encouragement! As your Missions Director, it’s my pleasure to serve with each of you. Thank you for living out your faith through your...

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Caring Hands for Family in Crisis

CPC’s Amanda Horn is coming alongside a family in crisis this week. Please read through her message about ways to help… Jeremiah and Emily Nichols are on staff with Cru (formerly Campus Crusade for Christ), and serve at George Mason University. Last Monday an apartment fire swept through their building...

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Needed: Survival Camping Supplies

This is the time of year our houseless brothers and sisters move back outside. The No-Turn-Away Policy has ended at the local homeless shelters. Many of our impoverished brothers and sisters have returned to the outdoors and/or cars. Some are in need of camping equipment until they are able to step into transitional...

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Connect & Serve with International Mission Partners

Are you feeling prompted to serve alongside one of CPC’s international mission partners? We’re heading out!! Please consider serving with us Zambia, Guatemala, or Thailand. Links to details are below. Our global partners share the gospel, care for orphans, develop sustainable economic ventures, teach after-school programs, equip pastors, train teachers, and...

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Serving at SERVE (now!)

Our mission partner, SERVE have several activities planned for next week in their homeless shelter and thrift store. It’s National Volunteer Week on April 6 – 12!  Thrifty Way to Give Back: To kick off the week, April 5 is Global Youth Service Day, where youth are given an opportunity to volunteer...

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