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News and Events

A Common Liturgy, July 30
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A Common Liturgy A Summer Experiment in Worship Times and Style July 23-September 3 From July 23 through September 3, Sunday worship will be at 9:00 a.m and 10:30 a.m. The reviews are in and the first A Common Liturgy services were a hit! We’ve been inundated by appreciative comments and we can’t wait for
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Summer Picnic August 13
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Summer Picnic August 13 Following the 10:30 service Mark Your Calendars! A free, after-church picnic following the 10:30 service for those who will be in town. Feature Doug Spitnale’s awesome pulled pork BBQ and Laura Knight’s fantastic sides.

Summer Study of Romans
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Summer Study of Romans Jason Micheli “Without exaggeration, Romans is the most important book of the New Testament and is the most important book of the Christian tradition.” This summer’s preaching series is based on Paul’s Epistle to the Romans. To complement the series, Jason Micheli is offering a study of the letter on Wednesday
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Founders Hall Renovation
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Founders Hall Renovation Founders Hall, the original sanctuary at Aldersgate Church, is being renovated this year. The goal is a flexible gathering space that can be used for worship, classes and other gatherings, and Day School activities. We thank Steve Guback for the gift that makes this renovation possible. Work began in late June with
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This Week’s Reading, July 28
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This Week’s Reading July 28, 2017     Philip Yancey wrote a piece for the Washington Post last week, “The Death of Reading Is Threatening the Soul,” about the difficulty of reading books in the Internet age: “I am going through a personal crisis. I used to love reading… Books help define who I am.
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This Week at Aldersgate, July 28
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Read the July 28 edition of This Week at Aldersgate for all the latest events and announcements. Video is up and running at the 9:00 service. Watch or listen to all of our sermons at aldersgate.net/sermons/. If you don’t already receive This Week at Aldersgate in your email, subscribe today!      

Suffering and God
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Suffering and God: Theodicy for Dummies An Aldersgate Live seminar with Dr. Eric Hall David King, our summer intern, is doing an online seminar with Dr. Eric Hall this summer. The conversations will take place on Monday mornings at 11:00 on Aldersgate’s Facebook page and subsequently archived on Facebook, YouTube, and below. The series addresses
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Thanks to Our VBS Volunteers
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Thanks to Our VBS Volunteers!     Many thanks to all of the volunteers who helped make our Evening and Daytime Vacation Bible Schools such a big success! We couldn’t do it without you. Cameron Allen Connor Allen Kay Allen Haley Askew Caroline Austin Jill Baxter Vivian Baxter Shelley Bentz Michelle Black Cheryl Bratten Katie
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Congratulations Graduates!
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Congratulations graduates! Congratulations to the graduates in our congregation. You have accomplished a lot, and your futures await. We asked you to send in the names of graduates in your family. To add your graduate to the list, please write to connect@aldersgate.net. Best wishes to these 2017 graduates: Rachel Clarke, Williamsburg Middle School, Arlington, Virginia
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Summer Events for Kids
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Summer Events for Kids Evening Vacation Bible School June 25-29, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Join us as we adventure alongside some of our favorite Bible heroes and discover the qualities that make us truly heroic in God: Heart, Hope, Power, Courage, and Wisdom. We’ll use epic music, crafty crafts, heroic recreation, and fantastic Bible stories to help
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