Welcome to another edition of the Wellspring Happenings!

For this Sunday, October 22, 2017,

Rev. Jeffrey Rhodes is the Preacher.
Myra Flemister will lead Worship.
Emily Chen is the musician.


“Apprehend God in all things, for God is in all things. Every single creature is full of God and a book about God. Every creature is a word of God. If I spent enough time with the tiniest creature–even a caterpillar–I would never have to prepare a sermon. So full of God is every creature.”
Meister Eckhart, 14th century


NEW WORSHIP TIME STARTING SEPTEMBER 3 – Beginning on Sunday, September 3, our worship service will begin at 10:00 a.m. Sunday School will begin at around 10:20 a.m.


The United Church of Christ is asking for prayers, for donations and, as the long-term recovery takes shape, we will also ask for volunteers.
Hurricane Relief Fund

Living the Questions Covenant Group
Daytime Group: Next meeting is Wednesday, October 25, 2017 10:30 a.m. at George’s place. Call George for more info @703-865-5830.

NOVEMBER COUNCIL MEETING NOVEMBER 19– Our next Council meeting will be after worship service on November 19. There will also be a potluck (theme to be announced.) All are welcome. Feel free to bring a dish to share.


CENTRAL ATLANTIC CONFERENCE ANNUAL MEETING – The Central Atlantic Conference (CAC) of the United Church of Christ (UCC) convenes for their 53rd Annual Meeting on Friday & Saturday, November 17-18, 2017 at the Embassy Suites, Inner Harbor, 222 St Paul Pl, Baltimore, MD 21202.  We invite everyone in the Central Atlantic Conference to join us for “New Horizons ~ New Hopes ~ Real Justice”. For more info: http://www.cacucc.org


THANKSGIVING EVE JOINT SERVICE – Wednesday, November 26. Details to be announced.


On-call person for October is Rev. Jeffrey Rhodes, jersbrl@earthlink.net, 703-330-5068. Jeff is available for pastoral needs, including illness and prayer requests, and outreach to visitors.


If you can arrive about 20-25 minutes early or stay a little later, we are in need of volunteers to SET UP and BREAK DOWN.  Set up consists of placing the seating, bulletins, hymnals, preparing the social hour area, etc.  Break down is the reverse. We also NEED REFRESHMENTS each Sunday for the Social Hour after church.  Please bring what you are willing to share and we will do the rest.