Sunday Announcements – April 4, 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.
Small Group Leader training: If you are leading a small group in Tri2, there’s a required training meeting this Wed., Apr. 9, at 7:30 pm in the Treehouse Room (2nd floor) at Little Falls. Questions? Contact Liz: go to restorationarlington.org/contact and choose “Small Groups.”
Holy Week at Restoration: The week between Palm Sunday and Easter is the heart of the Christian year. We remember Jesus’ passion and death as we prepare to celebrate his resurrection. Plan to join us for these special services:
Palm Sunday* Apr. 13 5:00 pm Sanctuary
Maundy Thursday* Apr. 17 7:30 pm Sanctuary
Good Friday Apr. 18
Stations of the Cross 12 – 3 pm Chapel
Seven Last Words* 7:30 pm Sanctuary
Easter Vigil Apr. 19 8:30 pm Chapel
Easter Sunday* Apr. 20 5:00 pm Sanctuary
* = nursery available
New-to-Restoration Dinner: Are you new (or new-ish) to Restoration? We’d love to meet you, tell you a little more about the church, and answer any questions you have—all while feeding you a great dinner. Join us on Tues., May 6, at 7:30 pm here at Little Falls. For questions or to RSVP, go to restorationarlington.org/contact and choose “New-to-Restoration Dinner.”
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 is now open: go to https://restorationarlington.org/west-virginia-2/ for more info or to register.
The Men’s Retreat: May 17-18. Every year the men of Restoration go to Middleburg, VA, for a man-treat. We camp out in a field, hang out, and talk about how to become more Christ-like men. All guys are welcome. Cost is $40 and scholarships are available. Registration is now open. Go to https://restorationarlington.org/ministries/retreats/ to register.
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, give thanks for recent reductions in the number of trafficked minors. Pray that the decline will continue and for many successful prosecutions of traffickers.
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