GriefShare Sundays, 6:00-7:30 pm, Room 203/204. If you are grieving the death of a loved one, you are welcome to join the GriefShare support group Sunday evenings. Contact griefshare(at)viennapres.org. Read more.
Career Networking Night Wednesday, May 6, 7:00-9:00 pm, Great Hall. A unique event that includes dinner, inspirational speaker, networking opportunities, resume experts and a resource fair. Read more; Register.
Meet Lisa-Jo, mother, superhero, tea drinker Wednesday, May 13, 7:00 - 8:30 pm, Great Hall. Lisa-Jo Baker, bestselling author of Surprised by Motherhood: Everything I Never Expected About Being a Mom, speaks about why there's no thing as 'just mom.' Free event. Desserts and tea provided. Book available for $10. Seating is limited. RSVP to Tinyurl.com/LisaJoBaker.
Ascension Day: A Service of Healing and Wholeness Thursday, May 14, 7:30 p.m., Sanctuary. Join us for prayer, communion and music from the choir as we remember this pivotal moment in history. Following the service, there will be an opportunity to be anointed with oil and receive prayer for healing in mind, body and soul.
BridgePoint Luncheon; "Moonwalker" Friday, May 15, 12:00 - 1:15 pm, Maggiano's Tysons. Special guest, General Charles Duke, Apollo 16 Astronaut. General Duke will narrate an audio-visual presentation of his amazing experiences in space and on the moon. He will share how he overcame boredom and frustration through a personal relationship with God.Read more; register.
"Journey to the Moon" Breakfast with Apollo 16 Astronaut, Charles Duke Saturday, May 16, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m., Great Hall. At the breakfast, General Charles Duke will narrate an audio-visual presentation of his amazing experiences in space and on the moon. He'll also share how he overcame boredom, frustration and a turbulent family life through a personal relationship with God. Read more;register.
Youth Sunday: United, Alive, Free Sunday, May 17, 8:00, 9:30 and 11:00 am, Sanctuary. A morning of upbeat music and youth sermonettes led by VPCís youth, Youth Choir and Orchestra. Coffee hour in the Underground in between services.
Pentecost Sunday Sunday, May 24, 8:00 and 9:30 am; NO 11:00 am service, Sanctuary. Celebrating Pentecost with special jazz music and remembering our veterans.
Viva Vienna Sunday, May 24, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm. Please join this year's outreach activities on the chapel steps and the the Church Street courtyard during the Vivia Vienna celebration. We are offering free refreshments, balloon making for the kids, face painting and chapel tours.
International Marketplace, Sunday, May 31, Great Hall. Come visit with many of our mission partners in between services and learn about the work they do. Stay for a brown bag lunch after the 11:00 am service and get a chance to speak with our partners.
Summer Worship Schedule Sundays, June 21 through September 6. There will be two worship services during the summer, at 9:00 and 10:45. The 9:00 am service will be the same format as the standard 9:30 service, and the 10:45 am service will be the same format as the standard 11:00 service. Breakfast will be served in the Great Hall between services. Read more.
Willow Creek Global Leadership Summit August 6-7, 9:30 am-5:00 pm, VPC. The Willow Creek Global Leadership Summit brings vision and energy not just to an organization but to everyone involved. Itís an inspirational, funny, informative teaching seminar featuring a variety of speakers in a variety of leadership positions. For VPC members and regular attendees, register at https://www.willowcreek.com/events/leadership/reg1.asp?event_id=EV-LSS1508-MAIN-PV15022. Use Priority Code PV2015 to get discounted rate. Problems registering? Contact Mary Monie at mary.monie(at)viennapres.org or 703-938-9050 x110. Fun and engaging Children's Program (birth thru age 12) for both days. Reservations required at childcare(at)viennapres.org.