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Philippines Missions Trip: Tentative dates: between October 19th-30th. Estimated Cost: $2,000. Partners: Darrell & Sandy Blatchley, AG missionaries in Davao City, co-founded Family Circus Ministry to create high impact, joyful methods to present the Gospel to children and their families and communities. Trip ministry focus: Children ministry, hospital/jail visitation, construction and practical ministry. To attend informational meeting on Sunday, March 5th, sign-up sheet available in the foyer and online.
Green Day in Kid’s Church – Sunday, March 5th.
Youth Camp – June 26th-30th. Ages 7th-12th grade. $240.00 per camper. Register with $150 by Sunday, April 23rd, $90 final payment due, Sunday, June 4th. Pine Creek Camp Grounds in Gore, VA. Stop by the table in the foyer for Application.
Kids Camp – July 24th-28th. Ages 8-12. $209 per camper. Pick up your registration packet at the table in the foyer. Deadline to register and pay in full is Sunday, May 7th.
Youth Missions Trip – LA Dream Center in Los Angeles, California, July 24th-July 31st. Students ages 16 and up. Application and $300 deposit is due. Total cost of trip $1,400.00 (You may click here to make a payment by credit card). The Dream Center is a volunteer-driven organization that finds and fills the needs of over 80,000 individuals and families each month. This is done through mobile hunger relief and medical programs, residential rehabilitation programs adults, a shelter for victims of human trafficking, transitional housing for homeless families, foster care intervention programs, job skills training, life skills, counseling, basic education, Bible studies and more. We will be working in all these areas of ministry.
Royal Rangers are looking for a few good men. Commanders and Assistants are needed on Wednesdays, 7pm. If you can help in any way, please contact Commander Bob White, 202.409.7836.
Royal Rangers – Outpost 65 Honors Six Gold Medalists – Click here to read the article in the Tomahawk newsletter.
Our records are being updated at Word of Life. If you have changed email addresses, cell phone numbers, or moved, please click here for the online form or call the church office.
Tax Preparation is available at no cost to our Congregation – There are over 300 IRS certified volunteers located at twelve sites to assist with federal and state taxes; free to lower and middle income taxpayers. For further information see flyers posted outside the Resource Room or contact Al Steadley, 703.866.1419
Connection Class – Whether you’ve been attending Word of Life for a long time or have just joined our church family, we encourage you to attend our 4 week Connection Class. Learn about our heritage, our mission, our ministries, our leadership, and areas where you may serve in the church and community. Classes meet on a continual basis, Sundays 9:15am-10:15am in room A111. You may join us at any point in the 4 week series. Contact Liz Lucano at the church office or by email if you have any questions or need additional information. Although completion of this class is required for church membership, there is no obligation to become a member.
Moving F.O.R.W.A.R.D. – for singles ages 30-40 somethings, next meeting February 25th, 5pm-7pm in the Chapel Lounge. New 5-week small group study series, ‘5 Things that God Uses to Grow your Faith’. This study series is open to all (married or single). For more information, email WOLMovingForward@gmail.com.
Father/Son Advance – All Fathers & Sons! – Saturday, February 25th, 8am-3:30pm. Jubilee Christian Center, 4650 Shirley Gate Rd., Fairfax, VA 22030. Cost:$15 per person/$30 family max (includes breakfast and lunch). Come and spend the day bonding as father and son(s). And consider the opportunity of being a “big brother” for the day for those boys without dads in their lives. Awesome activities inside and outdoors. So many Workshops and Activities to choose from such as “Across the Pond” Zipline, Laser tag, Wii games, Gun Safety, Antique Cars, Moon Bounces, Basketball, and a 12 year Gospel Illusionist! Registration Deadline is February 22nd! You can phone in your registration at 703.383.1170. Or to register online, click here.
Young Adults – Lunch – Sunday February 26th, after the 10:30am service, meet Art and Christina Slye in the foyer. We will caravan to a favorite spot for lunch (Dutch style) and fellowship. If you are 18 or older, in college or in the workplace, join us.
One2OneCommunity Outreach – Meet at the church (1st Saturday of month) for Prayer, Instruction and Christian Witnessing flyers to hand out into our community and tell others about Christ. Contact Pastor Rasim at the church, or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information. Next outreach, Saturday, March 4th, 11am.
Youth Convention – March 17th & 18th will be held in Salisbury, MD, at the Wicomico Convention Center. Guests include: River Valley Worship, Illusionist – Bryan Drake, The Social Club, Speakers – Kramer Rasmussen and Johnnie Wilson. We must register early, to secure our late night activity and hotel. $50 deposit to reserve your spot. Hurry! Limited space! $135.00 per person. Sign up with deposit at the table in the foyer.
International Men’s Fellowship – Room A102 (under the Gym) 9am-11am, “Every Man’s Battle” Quarterly Meetings. A continental breakfast will be served. Come and learn how to overcome life’s challenges through practical biblical teachings. You are also encouraged to bring your son or any other young man so they can learn how to face life challenges. For additional information, please contact Mark Lucano at email@example.com. Next meeting is Saturday, March 18th.
Support Word of Life Christian Academy – help our school earn cash each time you shop at any Giant Store. Click here for more information. In addition, you can help by collecting Box Tops for Education. Click here for more information.
Wednesday is ‘Family Night’ at Word of Life – Services and Classes are available for all ages. Pick up a brochure at the Welcome Center.
(New) Parenting Class on Wednesday Nights in the Prayer Tower. Healthy parenting isn’t perfection, it’s connection! This 9-week series includes DVD teaching based on “Loving Kids on Purpose” book by Danny Silk and provides tools to protect your connection with your children, replace the tools of intimidation/control, create a safe place to build their confidence and personal responsibility and train them to manage increasing levels of freedom. Age specific Q & A sessions that will work for toddler through adult child. Click here to register. In addition, registration/information is available in the foyer or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Facilitated by Pastor Isaac.
(New) Couples Class on Wednesday Nights – 7pm-8:30pm, room A112 (under the Gym). Do you want to sink the roots of your relationship deep into love? Do you want to enjoy a deeper connection and understanding? Deeper conversations and bonding? Deeper intimacy and passion? And that’s exactly what the new Couples Class 5-week study of Deep Love can do for your relationship. Whether you are dating, engaged, or have been married for decades come join the fun of this interactive discover of Deep Love! Contact Dave Wheeler for further details – email@example.com.
New Class on Wednesday Nights – A Journey – The Path to Discipleship – room A102 (under the Gym). Making disciples is the most important thing you can do with your life. The church needs disciple-makers. Principles and practices of discipleship need taught with the end goal of making disciples who make disciples. Matthew 28:19 ‘Go therefore and make disciples of all nations…’ Taught by Pastor Dan.
Rock Solid – Word of Life Discipleship Class. Visitors and regular attendees desiring to join in the discipleship lessons are invited to attend. Recent converts are encouraged to attend for discipleship. Contact the church office, 703.941.2312 or stop by the Welcome Center in the foyer for further information.