Middle School Fall Retreat

Saturday, October 19, 2019

(All day)

Middle school students are invited for a weekend of fun, games, prayer, and worship at Joy El Camp and Conference Center in Greencastle, PA. Contact NPC Youth by October 11th to register. The retreat is all day on the 18th and 19th. 

Moldova Prayer

Sunday, October 20, 2019

12:15PM

Church Room 107

Come pray for Moldova and for National’s mission partner there, the University of Divine Grace.

Adult Fellowship Luncheon

Monday, October 21, 2019

12:00PM

Stone Hall

Dr. David Warren, President of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, will be our guest speaker. Call 202.537.7529 for lunch reservations ($15 donation with advanced registration; $20 at the door). 

Mission Gifts Report: "ByGrace" Children's Home

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

7:30PM to 8:30PM

Your generosity has lasting influence! Donna Harman and three students from ByGrace Children’s Home in Kenya will share how they have been supported through your gifts from Mission Gifts for Christmas. Light fare will be served. Contact Susan O’Banion.

Women's Dessert Event: "Following Jesus to the Ends of the Earth"

Friday, October 25, 2019

7:00PM to 9:00PM

Come for fellowship, dessert, and testimonies on the topic "Following Jesus to the Ends of the Earth." Speakers Kate Gardner, Tameka Richardson, and Evangeline Paschal have each been called to serve in ministries at home and abroad. Email Amy Thompson to RSVP.

Pray with Little Lights Urban Ministries

Saturday, October 26, 2019

10:00AM to 12:00PM

Come for a time of prayer and worship alongside one of our Capital Campaign mission partners. Worship will be led by Little Lights board member Alex Knight at the Little Lights Hilltop Center in Ward 7 and light refreshments will be served. Register.

Winter Warmth Drive

Sunday, October 27, 2019

(All day)

Through November 17, we are collecting the following winter clothing items for our local mission partners serving the homeless in DC: 
  • New or gently used coats, jackets, and sweaters for men, women, and children
  • New heavyweight socks and thermal underwear
  • New or gently used heavy winter boots for adult men and women
You can also help pack and box donations! Contact Susan O'Banion to sign up.

Visual Arts at National

Sunday, October 27, 2019

12:30PM to 1:00PM

Culbertson Library

Are you a painter, sculptor, photographer, floral designer, weaver, quilter, or multimedia artist? Come join others in the visual arts for a  brief conversation! We’ll gather immediately after the congregational meeting. Please RSVP to Nancy Low.

Men's Breakfast

Saturday, November 2, 2019

8:00AM to 9:00AM

Stone Hall

Men are invited for a hearty breakfast and conversation. We will attend the fall conference together following breakfast. RSVP.

All-Church Fall Conference: "The Story of Jesus—Then and Now"

Saturday, November 2, 2019

9:15AM to 12:00PM

Stone Hall

Rev. Dr. Marianne Meye Thompson, a New Testament professor at Fuller Theological Seminary will present: "The Story of Jesus—Then and Now." Dr. Thompson is a well-known teacher, author, and PCUSA minister. This event is free and open to the public.

Winter Warmth Drive

Sunday, November 3, 2019

(All day)

Through November 17, we are collecting the following winter clothing items for our local mission partners serving the homeless in DC: 
  • New or gently used coats, jackets, and sweaters for men, women, and children
  • New heavyweight socks and thermal underwear
  • New or gently used heavy winter boots for adult men and women
You can also help pack and box donations! Contact Susan O'Banion to sign up.

All Saints Sunday Service of Remembrance

Sunday, November 3, 2019

12:15PM

Chapel

We will honor those who have died in the past year and those who are inurned or memorialized in the Columbarium, remembering their legacy and celebrating our eternal union in Jesus Christ.

Arlington National Cemetery Tour

Saturday, November 9, 2019

9:00AM to 12:00PM

Arlington National Cemetery

Elder and Military Ministry member Glenn Schmitt will offer a private tour of Arlington National Cemetery. We will visit the section for military chaplains in addition to the sites of other national and military heroes. The tour is open to all...bring family and friends! We will be walking the entire time and there will be some hills and inclines. To RSVP, contact Liz Martin.

Winter Warmth Drive

Sunday, November 10, 2019

(All day)

Through November 17, we are collecting the following winter clothing items for our local mission partners serving the homeless in DC: 
  • New or gently used coats, jackets, and sweaters for men, women, and children
  • New heavyweight socks and thermal underwear
  • New or gently used heavy winter boots for adult men and women
You can also help pack and box donations! Contact Susan O'Banion to sign up.

Sandwich Making

Sunday, November 10, 2019

12:15PM to 12:45PM

Stone Hall

All ages can help feed the hungry in our city by making sandwiches for the homeless to be distributed through NPC mission partner Martha’s Table. Together we can make up to 800 sandwiches in 15 minutes!

Military Ministry Speaker and Lunch

Sunday, November 10, 2019

12:15PM

Elson Parlor

The Honorable John Young, an NPC member, and former Asst. Secretary of the Navy (Research, Development and Acquisitions) and Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics will be speaking. A light lunch will be provided. All are invited to attend.

Choir Rehearsal: Handel's "Messiah"

Saturday, November 16, 2019

9:30AM to 1:00PM

Choir Room

This is the first rehearsal for Handel's Messiah; the performance will take place on Sunday, December 8 at 6:00 p.m. Registration will take place at 9:30 a.m. and rehearsal will begin at 10:00 a.m. There will be rehearsals throughout November and December. If you are interested in participating, please contact Carolann Haley.

Winter Warmth Drive

Sunday, November 17, 2019

(All day)

Through November 17, we are collecting the following winter clothing items for our local mission partners serving the homeless in DC: 
  • New or gently used coats, jackets, and sweaters for men, women, and children
  • New heavyweight socks and thermal underwear
  • New or gently used heavy winter boots for adult men and women
You can also help pack and box donations! Contact Susan O'Banion to sign up.

Adult Fellowship Luncheon

Monday, November 18, 2019

12:00PM

Stone Hall

Dr. Edward M. Ifft, retired State Department Officer, physicist, and consultant, will speak about “Christianity and Nuclear Weapons.” Call 202.537.7529 for lunch reservations ($15 donation with advanced registration; $20 at the door). 

Build with Habitat for Humanity

Saturday, November 23, 2019

8:30AM to 3:30PM

Participate in National’s sponsored build, and help provide a home for a DC family in need! No construction experience is required and all tools and lunch provided. Must be 16 years old and up to participate. For information or to sign up, contact Mike Maddox by November 16.

School Open House

Friday, December 13, 2019

9:00AM

Join NPS for an Open House! NPS gives special consideration to applications from NPC families for nursery (age 3) through 6th grade. More info.