Sunday Announcements – March 16, 2014
Lent at Restoration: Join us on our word-a-day journey through this season. Pick up a purple card to follow along, or learn more on our website: restorationarlington.org.
West Virginia 2014: From July 2-6, we’ll make our 6th annual trip to Philippi, WV. We’ll see old friends and get to know new ones as we work alongside them to refurbish homes and a community center. The trip is open to adults and children age 8 and older (accompanied by a parent). Registration starts today! Stop by the table in the narthex, or go to https://restorationarlington.org/west-virginia-2/ for more info.
God and the (Sexual) Woman: A time of thinking, listening, sharing, and learning about what it means that God has made us as sexual beings. We’ll have a great panel and time for Q&A. All women—no matter your relationship status—are encouraged to come. This Tues., Mar. 18, at 7:30 pm in the Little Falls sanctuary. Questions? Go to restorationarlington.org/contact and choose “Connect.”
Travel to Asia Minor — for the night: Ever wanted to visit the ancient cities of Ephesus, Smyrna, or Byzantium? Now you can, in just a few hours. Join our Asia Minor Teams for an evening of regional hospitality, food, and entertainment as we raise money for our trips to the area this summer. Sat., Apr. 5, at 7 pm at Little Falls. Tickets are $40/person. For more info or to buy tickets, visit the table in the narthex or go to restorationarlington.org/contact and choose “Outreach.”
Interested in leading a small group in Tri2 2104? Our next round of small groups begins the week of April 27 and runs through the week of June 22. If you’d like to lead a group—or just find out more about what’s involved—please contact Liz by Mar. 23: go to restorationarlington.org/contact and choose “Small Groups.”
Do you play an instrument? Matt is looking for musicians to help with some special music during Holy Week (Apr. 13-20). If you’re available and interested in helping out, contact Matt: go to restorationarlington.org/contact and choose “Music.” We’ll create a practice schedule once we have a team in place.
Pray for IJM Cambodia: This Lent and Holy Week, we’re grateful to get to support International Justice Mission’s work in Cambodia. This week, pray for ongoing police training and the strengthening of the rule of law in Cambodia.
Save the Date: Men’s Retreat. Attention all Restoration guys: Mark your calendars for May 17-18 for our annual men’s retreat. Details and registration info coming soon.
Small groups: It’s not too late. In case you missed registering for a small group this trimester, Clay Morrison and Rachel Kriss are hosting an “always-open” group on Wednesdays at 7:30 pm. Come once, come every week—they’ll always be glad to see you. Contact Clay for details: firstname.lastname@example.org.