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Prayer Request from DS Jeff Mickle
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A Letter from DS Jeff Mickle about ICE Action at Rising Hope   A letter to Alexandria District Clergy from District Superintendent Jeff Mickle about the Immigration and Custom Enforcement action at Rising Hope UMC. We share this with the congregation because of our long history and close connection with Rising Hope. The action took
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Cookies, Creativity, and the Cross
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Cookies, Creativity, and the Cross   A Six-Week Course Wednesdays, February 22-April 5 12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Description:Art is a form of prayer and a way to experience God on the spiritual journey. Using Karla’s book, Creativity and Divine Surprise, explore the unexpected twists and turns of the spiritual journey. Experience collage, painting, clay, oil pastels
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Wednesday Night Dinner (on Tuesday)
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Wednesday Night Dinner on Tuesday Tuesday, February 28, 6:15 p.m. The first Wednesday in March is Ash Wednesday, so we’ll have our Wednesday Night Dinner on Tuesday, February 28. It will feature a New Orleans feast. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for kids 12 and under. Menu Jumbalaya with Shrimp and Sausage
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Great Decisions 2017
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Great Decisions: 2017   Sunday Evenings, February 29-April 23   Each year, Aldersgate United Methodist Church sponsors a Great Decisions discussion group, which includes citizens from the community as well as members of Aldersgate, who meet to study eight topics on the year’s most pressing foreign policy challenges.   Great Decisions: 2017 is a nonpartisan
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Summer Mission Trips
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Summer Mission Trips Guatemala and Jeremiah Project Register now for our summer youth mission trips to Guatemala and West Virginia. Our trip to Guatemala, for youth who have completed ninth grade and older, will take place from July 20-27. Our trip to West Virginia with the Jeremiah Project, for rising sixth through ninth graders, will
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This Week at Aldersgate, Feb. 17
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Read the February 17 edition of This Week at Aldersgate for all the latest events and announcements. You can listen to or watch all of our sermons at aldersgate.net/sermons/. If you don’t already receive This Week at Aldersgate in your email, subscribe today!      

A Space for Peace in the Holy Land
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A Space for Peace in the Holy Land United Methodist Peace and Justice Tour 2017 Aldersgate pastors Dennis Perry and Jason Micheli will be part of a group that will journey to the Holy Land this September 4-11. Led by Alex Joyner, District Superintendent for the Eastern Shore in the Virginia Conference, the group will
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Financial Peace University
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New Financial Peace University Class January 31-March 28 Did you know that 76 percent of Americans live paycheck to paycheck? Or that 64 percent of Americans can’t cover a $1,000 emergency? This doesn’t have to be true for you! All you need is a practical plan for your money–and Financial Peace University IS that plan!
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Prayers for Mission Trip to Cambodia
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Prayers for Volunteers in Mission Team The Volunteers in Mission (VIM) team left this weekend for Cambodia. Glenn Rowley, Conference Mission Director, and Juanita Csontos, Chair of the Conference Initiatives of Hope for Cambodia, are leading the team. Prayers for safe travel for the team and the strengthening of Christian leadership in Cambodia are requested.
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December Update
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December Update from the Executive Pastor As we head into our final month of 2016, I wanted to update you on how we’re doing. At our annual charge conference with the District Superintendent, our leadership approved a target 2017 budget of $1,856,000. The 2017 budget represents only a 1% increase over the 2016 budget, the
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