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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity - Gathering 2/2, 5:30-8:30pm

The Washington Theological Consortium is hosting the 2011

PRAYER SERVICE FOR THE WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY
3RD ANNUAL FIGEL ADDRESS
CONSORTIUM ECUMENISM AWARD

This Year Honoring:

BISHOP THOMAS J. HOYT, JR.
Past President of the National Council of Churches and
Bishop of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church

FEBRUARY 2, 2011
5:30 p.m.

Howard University School of Divinity
1400 Shepherd Street NE
Washington, DC 20017

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Reception to follow

Washington DC Area Youth Groups - CU Resources #23

Christ Centered Young People
Mount Airy Baptist Church
1100 North Capitol Street NW, Washington, DC 20002
(202) 789-0640
First Friday of each month. The activities for youth in grades seven though twelve are designed to encourage an inquiry into Christian identity, an openness to deal with diversity, sharpening of academic and intellectual skills; to help youth explore their feelings and concerns about significant social issues; and encourage them to use their individual talents in programs and ministries that interest them in order to nurture their growth as people of faith while providing volunteer services to the community.Community Club
New York Avenue Presbyterian Church
1313 New York Avenue NW Washington, DC 20005
(202) 393-3700
Every Thursday night at 6:45 p.m., Peter Marshall Hall comes alive with the energy of some 100 7th-12th grade students and their mentors (tutors), working on homework, longer-term school projects, and college applications Consistent meeting week after week allo…

Washington DC Area Women's Ministries - CU Resources #22

Business & Professional Women's Guild
National Presbyterian Church
4101 Nebraska Avenue NW, Washington D.C. 20016
(202) 537-0800
First Saturdays at 11:45am, October through June, in Stone Hall. BPWG is an organization whose members seek to grow in Christian faith and fellowship through prayer, study, and participation in a comprehensive program of Christian service. Fellowship begins at 11:45 a.m., a buffet luncheon in served at noon, followed by the Guild’s program at 1 pm. Please call church for details.Ladies Of Vision and Empowerment
Mount Airy Baptist Church
1100 North Capitol Street NW, Washington, DC 20002
(202) 789-0640
To establish unity and spiritual growth in an atmosphere of friendship and love among the women of the Mount Airy Baptist Church.Moravian Women's Fellowship
Faith Moravian Church of the Nation's Capitol
405 Riggs Road, N.E. Washington, D.C. 20011
(202) 635-9012
Moravian Women seek to facilitate the women of all congregations to more fully become the peopl…

Washington DC Area Visitation and Ministry to the Home-bound - CU Resources #21

See also Seniors Ministries
Home Bible Study
Evening Light Apostolic Church
1327 Constitution Avenue, NE, Washington DC 20002
202 544 1828
Cannot make it out to church due to illness, transportation or other situations that prevent you from doing so, well, not to fret. We will come to you. Email us and lets set up a study engagement. God Bless!
Email: Evanglleejackson@aol.com
Hospital & Home Visitation
National Presbyterian Church
4101 Nebraska Avenue NW, Washington D.C. 20016
(202) 537-0800
If you or someone you know has a care need, please email Evangeline Taylor at ETaylor@NationalPres.org.In Touch
National Presbyterian Church
4101 Nebraska Avenue NW, Washington D.C. 20016
(202) 537-0800
Individual volunteers are paired with home-bound members, paying them monthly home visits to bring friendly conversation and a short prepared devotional. You may want to download the In Touch Brochure (PDF).
Email Al Duncker at Duncker@msn.com.
Ward Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Church
241 42nd Street, NE…

Washington DC Area Virtual Church Resources: Online Audio, Video, etc. - CU Resources #20

Washington DC Area Unique Ministries: Arts, Health, Mental Health, etc. - CU Resources #19

There are many wonderful potential additions to this page. Please feel free to contribute.
7-2-9 Club
New York Avenue Presbyterian Church
1313 New York Avenue NW Washington, DC 20005
(202) 393-3700
The 7-2-9 Club was started on Valentine's Day 1979 as an outreach project for the recovering mentally ill. This was the beginning of one of the most unique, gratifying, and intellectual experiences that we have had here in the church. The club meets every Wednesday night from 7:00 to 9:00 (which is how the club got its name). The membership consists of three primary groups: 20+ persons who currently reside at and are being treated at St. Elizabeths Hospital; 20+ persons who have been discharged from the hospital and come on their own from community residence facilities and their own apartments; and 4 to 6 volunteers from the church and community. All these persons come to be with each other, share experiences both good and bad, to discuss problems,and to exchange ideas. Please call church f…

Washington DC Area Sports Ministries - CU Resources #18

BASKETBALLFirst Baptist Church
1328 16th Street, NW Washington, DC 20036
(202) 387-2206
Young Adults: Basketball in the FBC gym every Saturday from 12-2 PM. Join us on the court! For more information, contact us at young_adults@firstbaptistdc.org.Mount Airy Baptist Church
1100 North Capitol Street NW, Washington, DC 20002
(202) 789-0640
The Mount Airy Youth Basketball Team provides basketball instruction, games, and sportsmanship for boys and girls ages 7 and older who live in the Northwest One communitt. We offer a “House” program organized according to age. The House league activities go from late November through mid-March. Ward Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Church
241 42nd Street, NE Washington, DC 20019
(202) 398-2500
Church has three teams: an 8-12 year old team named the Cavaliers; 13-15 year old team named the Warriors; and a Men's team. Our teams are co-ed and don't require you to be a member of the church to join. The youth teams play beginning in June lasting till Au…

Washington DC Area Young Adult Ministries - CU Resources #17

Capital City Young Adults726 7th Street SE*Washington, DC 20003Sunday Worship at the Atlas Center for the Performing Arts, 1333 H St. NE.
202-234-3716 (phone)202-544-1187 (fax)
contact@capitalcitychurchdc.org
You’ll find many opportunities to get to know others, events with topics that focus on the needs of young-adults, and you’ll build life-long friendships through small groups scattered around the DC region.

Club Holy Ghost
Ward Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Church
241 42nd Street, NE Washington, DC 20019
(202) 398-2500
Saturdays at 6pm. These worship experiences incorporate a variety of creative ways to praise God. One can expect to find not only young adult choirs and young preachers but also step teams, dancers, spoken word, comedy, and mime, among many other things. Whether you’re young in age or young at heart, we invite you to celebrate at Club Holy Ghost! And don’t worry about paying admission – it’s free! Jesus paid it all! DC Catalyst
Grace Covenant Church
707 7th St. NW…

Washington DC Area Seniors Ministries - CU Resources #16

See Also Visitations to the Homebound
and
Foggy Bottom Resources for Seniors, by the Foggy Bottom Interfaith Network.
www.savefoggybottom.com/back_issue_pdfs/Seniors_Guide.pdf
Useful information for residents of all areas of DC.Exercise Class for Seniors
Hughes Memorial United Methodist Church
25 53rd Street, NE, Washington, DC 20019
(202) 398-3411
Daytime classes designed for seniors. Call the office for info.Prime Time
National Presbyterian Church
4101 Nebraska Avenue NW, Washington D.C. 20016
(202) 537-0800
This group was formed to provide special opportunities for church members 55 and older. They meet once a month on Thursday mornings for either a program at the church (a speaker, drawing class, bridge, driver safety education class, hymn sing-along, etc.) or for an outing (the National Cathedral Tour and Tea, the American Indian Museum, the Air and Space Museum at Dulles Airport, an art gallery, etc.)Senior Citizen's Club
Shiloh Baptist Church
1500 Ninth Street, NW, Washington DC 20001
(20…

Washington DC Area Prison Ministries - CU Resources #15

Israel Metropolitan Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
557 Randolph Street, Washington DC 20011
(202) 723-5795
This Ministry is working very closely with the 2,500 persons that were released back into the Greater Washington Vicinity in the month of January 2002. There are training sessions that are being held to help those interested in being Mentors to those released. At Christmas, we serviced 32 different families of those incarcerated with gifts for their children and families.Paramount Baptist Church
3924 4th Street SE, Washington, DC 20032
(202) 562-6339
The commitment of the Prison Ministry is to provide an outreach for ex-offenders, and, in particular, those with children. Our goal is to assist them in their transition back into society and help them in their realizing their God-given potential. Our ministry focuses on God's word, which says that we are mandated to be aware of social consciousness and concern for others. We provide assistance through various aspects of minist…

Washington DC Area Preschool/Nursery/Day Care - CU Resources #15

A limited selection: feel free to add more.Caterpillar Preschool
Wisconsin Avenue Baptist Church
3920 Alton Place, NW Washington, DC 20016
(202) 237-1799
French and Spanish language immersion programs, ages 2.5-5 http://city-gate.org/programs/caterpillar-preschool/Child Development Center
First Baptist Church
1328 16th Street, NW Washington, DC 20036 
(202) 387-2206, ext. 236 
Headed by the Director of the Child Development Center, our quality staff meets and follows District of Columbia requirements. Our staff members are trained in early childhood care techniques and are dedicated to the well-being of your child. We have implemented The Creative Curriculum which is a literacy based curriculum that enhances learning and developmental growth. Operation hours are 7:30 AM to 6 PM, Monday through Friday. We are closed on federal holidays and follow DC Public School closings for inclement weather. For more information, call (202) 387-2206, extension 236
 http://www.firstbaptistdc.org/?t…

Washington DC Area Prayer Times - CU Resources #14

Allen Chapel A.M.E.
2498 Alabama Avenue, S.E., Washington, DC 20020
(202) 889-7296
Third Fridays from 6:30pm - 8pm in the Sanctuary. Bring a friend!All Nations Baptist Church
2001 North Capitol Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002
(202) 832-9591
Wednesdays at 6pm, Prayer serviceBethesda Baptist Church
1808 Capital Avenue NE, Washington DC 20002
(202) 635-2883
Tuesdays at 7pm: Prayer meeting, followed by Bible study at 8pm.
Thursdays at 11am: Prayer meeting, followed by Bible study at 11:30amEarly Morning Prayer Service
Shiloh Baptist Church
1500 Ninth Street, NW, Washington DC 20001
(202) 232-4200
Sunday mornings at 7am, Ushers' RoomFlorida Avenue Baptist Church
623 Florida Avenue NW, Washington DC 20001
(202) (202) 667-3409
Wednesdays at 6pm -- Intercessory prayer
Thursdays at 12pm -- Noon day prayer
Healing Prayer Service
Christ Our Shepherd Church
801 North Carolina Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20003
(202) 544-9599
On the last Tuesday evening each month a service is held for those asking for healing prayer…

Washington DC Area Parents-Mothers' Ministries - CU Resources #13

M.O.M.S.
(Meeting Other Moms Supportively)
National Presbyterian Church
4101 Nebraska Avenue NW, Washington D.C. 20016
(202) 537-0800
First and third Thursdays at 9:30am in Room 5. Childcare is provided. The MOMS group provides support to mothers through fellowship, devotionals, speakers, discussion, and prayer. The MOMS group also organizes social outings and community outreach programs that are scheduled for other days of the week, evenings and weekends. To learn more, email Genevieve Heighberger, at gheighberger@hotmail.com or Wendy Lunde at wendy.lunde@gmail.comMom's Connection
Grace Presbyterian Church
Mailing Address: Grace DC Presbyterian Church, 637 Indiana Ave. NW, Suite 300,Washington, DC 20004
Worship Address:777 8th Street NW Washington, DC US 20001
(202) 386-7637
All moms and moms-to-be are invited to join the Grace DC Moms Yahoo! Group. Opportunities for fellowship include a book club, social get-togethers, and the Thursday morning Mom’s Bible Study (10am at Calvary Baptist; c…

Washington DC Area Men's Ministries - CU Resources #11

Umbrella Men's Ministries organization, working with over 400 area churches: Washington Area Coalition of Men's Ministries, www.wacmm.org.
Men's Club
Nineteenth Street Baptist Church
4606 16th Street N.W (not a typo)
Washington, DC 20011
(202) 829-2773
Men's Club meets each Saturday to take care of physical property of the church. Please call church for details.Men's Group
Western Presbyterian Church
2401 Virginia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037
(202) 835-8383
We usually meet on specific Wednesdays at 7am. Please call church for details.Men's Ministry
Bethesda Baptist Church
1808 Capital Avenue NE, Washington DC 20002
(202) 635-2883
Engages in a diversified program for men, with a view to the spiritual growth and development of the individual believer and to the church. Meets monthly or at the call of the President. All men are automatically members of the Men's Ministry by virtue of their membership in the church.Men's Ministry
Paramount Baptist Church
3924 4th Street SE…

Washington DC Area Marriage Ministries - CU Resources #10

Also see Christian Counseling ResourcesCouples Fellowship
Takoma Park Baptist Church
635 Aspen Street NW, Washington DC 20012
(202) 723-4700
For couples married less than 20 years. Third Saturdays from 7pm - 9pm. Couple's fellowship meeting includes Bible Study, worship,games, and fellowship.Couples Ministry
Israel Metropolitan Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
557 Randolph Street, Washington DC 20011
(202) 723-5795
This Ministry is growing by leaps and bounds, it started with just members of Israel, but we now have couples coming from other denominations and actively participating. We are a Bible based group dealing with life issues in our marriages through the Word of God. We meet once a month at homes, and have retreat twice a year. Please call church for details.Married Couples
New Mount Olive Baptist Church
710-58th St. and Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave., NE
Washington, D.C. 20019
(202) 396-0721 or 1-888-800-LUKE (5853)
Please call church for details.Married Couples
Zion Baptist Church
4850…

Washington DC Area Health Ministries - CU Resources #9

Faith & Health
National Presbyterian Church
4101 Nebraska Avenue NW, Washington D.C. 20016
(202) 537-0800
Sponsors activities promoting health for all at NPC, including a monthly health resource table with free blood pressure screening, and flu vaccination and blood donation programs. To learn more about parish nursing visit: http://www.pcusa.org/nationalhealth/parishnursing/
Email Ruth Alward at ruthalward@aol.com.
Health Education Ministry
Mount Airy Baptist Church
1100 North Capitol Street NW, Washington, DC 20002
(202) 789-0640
Meets every fifth Sunday. To provide health facts and resources for the edification of the church, which is the temple of God. Information will also be made available to the community so that all will be able to benefit from healthy living. This ministry seeks to nourish all who are able to mentally, physically and spiritually be a beacon of light and healing, modeling healthy, holistic behaviors to the world. Health Ministry
Nineteenth Street Baptist Church
4606 1…

Washington DC Area Evening Worship Services - CU Resources #8

For the sake of simplicity, we consider "Evening" services to be anything after 12pm 3 Strands Community Church
Physical Address:1920 G Street NW, Washington DC
(In the United Church)
Mailing Address: PO Box 77480, Washington, D.C. 20013
(703) 244-2039
Sunday evenings at 5pm.
Bethesda Baptist Church
1808 Capital Avenue NE, Washington DC 20002
(202) 635-2883
Sundays at 5pm is the Baptist Training Union.
Sundays at 6:30pm is a worship service.
Second Sundays at 6pm; Lord's Supper
Bethesda United Methodist Church 8300 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, MD 20814 (301) 652-2990
Sundays at 7:02: The Studio Services Capitol Hill Baptist Church
525 A Street, N.E Washington, D.C. 20002
(202) 543-6111
Sunday evenings at 6pm
Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church
201 4th Street SE, Washington, DC 20003
(202) 547-8676
Second and fourth Wednesdays at 7:30pm.


Church of the Resurrection
Worship address 801 N. Carolina Ave. SE Washington, DC 20003
Mailing address 2000 P St. NW Ste. 410 Washington, DC 20036
202-…