Sunday Announcements – September 29, 2019

  1. Are you interested in membership at Restoration? Please join us for dinner and conversation about Living God’s Story at Restoration.  We will tell you about the last 10 years and where God is taking us in the future.  It kicks off with dinner at 7 on Oct. 1 in Fellowship Hall. To RSVP, go to restorationarlington.org. The deadline to register is today.
  2. Pints and Perspectives: This Wednesday night, Oct. 2 at 7pm, Navigators 20s/30s and Restoration are hosting “Pints and Perspectives” at Rocklands BBQ in Arlington on the second floor. Come for the free food at the beginning and stay for a thoughtful discussion surrounding the hard questions of Christianity. David will be leading!
  3. Fall Small Group registration is open! Small groups are probably the easiest way to get plugged in here at Restoration. Head to the front page of our website to sign up! Contact Nathan Dickerson (nathan@restorationarlington.org) with questions. Registration closes next Sunday, Oct. 6.
  4. Parish Meeting next Sunday after the 11: We are having a parish meeting next Sunday after the 11am service. All are invited and encouraged to attend! We’ll serve pizza for lunch! Childcare for nursery-5th grade will be available during the meeting. Email Louise (louise@restorationarlington.org) and Abigail (abigail@restorationarlington.org) to RSVP for childcare.  
  5. RestoMen Kickoff on October 8: We want to invite all the men of Restoration to come to the RestoMen Kickoff on Tuesday, Oct. 8 from 7:30-9pm at the church. We are having a cookout and a bonfire! This is a great opportunity to connect with other guys at church. Please join us!
  6. No church on Quincy St on October 13: We will not be having any services here at Restoration on Sunday, Oct. 13 as we will be returning that afternoon from our fall retreat.
  7. Neighborhood Service Project: Have you heard the news? We are turning 10 in November and we want to celebrate by saying thank you to our neighbors! Save-the-date for a kid-friendly park clean up project at nearby Cherry Valley Park on Saturday, Nov. 2 from 9am-1pm. More details to follow!
  8. Pickup Soccer: Every Wednesday night throughout the fall, a group will be meeting at 8pm at the Thomas Jefferson Middle School field (3501 2nd St S) for some pickup soccer. Email michaelcharper@gmail.com to be added to the email list. See you there!
  9. Keep up with Restoration! You can follow our Facebook page, (search “Restoration Anglican Church” on Facebook) and even follow our brand new Instagram: @restorationarlington. We’re so excited to share more about our church with you!
  10. Clergy Emergency Contact Number: This is a way for you to contact one of our clergy if you have any sort of pastoral emergency. Text or call 571.766.6495 to get through to one of them right away.

Slaves, obey your earthly masters

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September 29, 2019 – David Hanke

Galatians 3:23-29, Psalm 146, Luke 16:19-31

Sunday Announcements – September 22, 2019

  1. Let us welcome the newly baptized! It gives us great joy to celebrate the baptisms of Westley Armistead Davidson, Clara Haelynn Pselos Cooper Thomas Strup at the 9am service; Benjamin Lee Swanson, Benjamin Thulson, Samuel Thulson, Isaiah Thulson, and Daniel Thulson at the 11am; and Hudson Foote at the 5pm.
  2. Want to hear what was said at Vision Night last week? The audio and slide deck can be accessed at restorationarlington.org/vision-night-2019.
  3. Are you interested in membership at Restoration? Please join us for the Living God’s Story at Restoration Dinner. We will tell you our story and ways you can live it alongside us while feeding you dinner! Join us, Tuesday, Oct. 1 at 7:00pm in the Fellowship Hall. To RSVP, go to restorationarlington.org.
  4. Fall Small Group registration is open! Small groups are probably the easiest way to get plugged in here at Restoration. Head to the front page of our website to sign up! Registration closes Oct. 6. Contact Nathan Dickerson (nathan@restorationarlington.org) with questions.
  5. Our Fall Retreat is October 12-13, and the deadline to register is TODAY! What could be better than a weekend in the mountains with your closest Restoration friends? Games, quality time, naps, the Lip Sync Contest…don’t miss it. Sign up in the narthex after the service or at restorationarlington.org.
  6. RestoMen Kickoff on October 8: We want to invite all the men of Restoration to come to the RestoMen Kickoff on Tuesday, Oct. 8 from 7:30-9:00pm at the church. We are having BBQ and a bonfire! This is a great opportunity to connect with other guys at church. Please join us!
  7. APEX Youth Ministry: Are you in middle or high school? Our middle and high school ministry meets this evening from 6:30-8:30pm here at Restoration. We would love to see you there. For questions or more information, reach out to apex@restorationarlington.org or talk to Isaiah Brooms.
  8. Pints and Perspectives: On Wednesday night, Oct. 2 at 7pm, Navs 20s/30s and Restoration are hosting “Pints and Perspectives” at Rocklands BBQ in Arlington on the second floor. Come for the free food at the beginning and stay for a thoughtful discussion surrounding the hard questions of Christianity. David will be leading!
  9. Keep up with Restoration! You can follow our Facebook page, (search “Restoration Anglican Church” on Facebook) and even follow our brand new Instagram: @restorationarlington. We’re so excited to share more about our church with you!
  10. Clergy Emergency Contact Number: This is a way for you to contact one of our clergy if you have any sort of pastoral emergency. Text or call 571.766.6495 to get through to one of them right away.

Make us gods

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September 22, 2019 – David Hanke

Exodus 32:1,7-14, Psalm 51:6-12, Luke 15:8-10

Why does the Bible say different things about men and women?

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September 15, 2019 – David Hanke

1 Corinthians 11:2-13, Psalm 138, Luke 7:36-39

Sunday Announcements – September 15, 2019

  1. Welcome to Restoration! Welcome to Restoration! Want a chance to meet the clergy, and learn a bit more about the church? Join us on the 3rd floor today after the 11am service for a 15-20 minute conversation and awesome snacks.
  2. Fall Small Group registration is open! Small groups are probably the easiest way to get plugged in here at Restoration. Head to the front page of our website to sign up! Contact Nathan Dickerson with questions.
  3. Our Fall Retreat is October 12-13! What could be better than a weekend in the mountains with your closest Restoration friends? Games, quality time, naps, the Lip Sync Contest…don’t miss it. Sign up here. Deadline to register is September 22. 
  4. RestoWomen is back! Join us this Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 7:30pm in the Fellowship Hall as we resume our monthly gatherings. We will be learning about Visio Divina: praying with our eyes! Come enjoy food, fellowship, teaching and an opportunity to practice Visio Divina together!
  5. Snacks needed for RILA: RILA is hosting an educational event for female clients on Wednesday, Sept. 18, from 6-8pm. You’re invited to help us serve them: would you drop off a hearty snack or dessert for this event? Email Emily with questions
  6. APEX Youth Ministry: Are you in middle or high school? Our middle and high school ministry kicks off this evening from 6:30-8:30pm here at Restoration. We would love to see you there. For questions or more information, reach out or talk to Isaiah Brooms.
  7. The deadline to register for the next Baptism Sunday is today!  Availability is limited to the 5pm service only. Baptism Sunday is Sept. 22, with a required parent training this Tuesday, Sept. 17.  Register on the website here. Email Kathy Kenyon with questions.
  8. Are you interested in membership at Restoration? Please join us for the Living God’s Story at Restoration Dinner. We will answer your questions while feeding you dinner! Join us, Tuesday, Oct. 1 at 7:00pm in the Fellowship Hall. 
  9. Want to hear what was said at Vision Night last week?  The audio and slide deck can be accessed here.
  10. Thank you for celebrating Eucharist with us. Today we are welcoming Bishop Marcio Meira from the Diocese of João Pessoa of the Anglican Church of Brazil. Thank you for leading us at the Lord’s Table!
  11. Let us welcome the newly baptized! It gives us great joy to celebrate the baptism of Duane Smith today at the 5pm.
  12. Keep up with Restoration! You can follow our Facebook page, (search “Restoration Anglican Church” on Facebook) and even follow our brand new Instagram. We’re so excited to share more about our church with you!
  13. Clergy Emergency Contact Number: This is a way for you to contact one of our clergy if you have any sort of pastoral emergency. Text or call 571.766.6495 to get through to one of them right away.

Sunday Announcements – September 9, 2019

  1. Fall Small Group registration begins today! Small groups are one of the things we do best, and it’s probably the easiest way to get plugged in here at Restoration. Head to the front page of our website to sign up! Contact Nathan Dickerson (nathan@restorationarlington.org) with questions.
  2. Second Sunday Supper: Join us tonight for dinner at Rocklands following the 5pm service. We’ll gather there around 6:30pm for food and fellowship!
  3. Restoration 2025 Vision Night: Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 6:45pm. This is an opportunity for David and the vestry to share with you the plans and ways that God is leading as we look forward to our next five years and give thanks for all that He has done in our first ten. Everyone is invited. Volunteers and leaders are requested. Pie will be served. Lots and lots of pie. 
  4. Sunday Volunteers: There will be a volunteer training and update in conjunction with Vision Night this Tuesday, Sept. 10th. If you are interested in volunteering on Sundays, please come. If you are already a volunteer, please come for a refresher.  Kathy Kenyon will answer questions about MSP, changes in volunteer responsibilities and more!
  5. Our Fall Retreat is October 12-13! What could be better than a weekend in the mountains with your closest Restoration friends? Games, quality time, naps, the Lip Sync Contest…don’t miss it. Sign up at restorationarlington.org. Deadline to register is September 22.
  6. Welcome to Restoration! Want a chance to meet the clergy, and learn a bit more about the church? Join us Sunday, Sept. 15 after the 11am service for a 15-20 minute conversation and awesome snacks. Join us up on the 3rd floor.
  7. RestoWomen is back! Join us Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 7:30pm in the Fellowship Hall as we resume our monthly gatherings. We will be learning about Visio Divina: praying with our eyes! Come enjoy food, fellowship, teaching and an opportunity to practice Visio Divina together!
  8. Snacks needed for RILA: RILA is hosting an educational event for female clients on Wednesday, Sept. 18, from 6-8pm. You’re invited to help us serve them: would you drop off a hearty snack or dessert for this event? Email emily@restorationimmigration.org with questions.
  9. The next Baptism Sunday is September 22. We still have a few spots left if you would like your child to be baptized. Register on the website. There is Mandatory Parent Training for baptism on Tuesday, Sept. 17. Email Kathy Kenyon (kathy@restorationarlington.org) with questions.
  10. Are you interested in membership at Restoration? Please join us for the Living God’s Story at Restoration Dinner. We will answer your questions while feeding you dinner! Join us, Tuesday, Oct. 1 at 7:00pm in the Fellowship Hall. To RSVP, go to restorationarlington.org.
  11. Keep up with Restoration! You can follow our Facebook page, (search “Restoration Anglican Church” on Facebook) and even follow our brand new Instagram: @restorationarlington. We’re so excited to share more about our church with you!
  12. Clergy Emergency Contact Number: This is a way for you to contact one of our clergy if you have any sort of pastoral emergency. Text or call 571.766.6495 to get through to one of them right away.

Helping People Know the Good Stuff

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September 8, 2019 – David Hanke

Philemon 1:1-7, Psalm 1, Luke 14: 25-33

A Seat of Honor

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September 1, 2019 – Beth Tipps

Hebrews 13:1-8, Psalm 112, Luke 14:1, 7-11

Sunday Announcements – September 1, 2019

  1. Fall at Restoration begins September 8. That means APEX, kids’ small groups, the 5pm Sunday service, and Second Sunday Suppers are back! Check out our website for details.
  2. Fall Small Group registration ALSO begins on September 8! Small groups are one of the things we do best, and it’s probably the easiest way to get plugged in here at Restoration. Stay tuned for details on all the different groups we offer. Contact Nathan Dickerson with questions.
  3. Restoration 2025 Vision Night: Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 7pm. This is an opportunity for David and the vestry to share with you the plans and ways that God is leading as we look forward to our next five years and give thanks for all that He has done in our first ten. Everyone is invited. Volunteers and leaders are requested. Pie will be served. Lots and lots of pie. 
  4. Second Sunday Supper: Join us on September 8 for dinner at Rocklands following the 5pm service. We’ll gather there around 6:30pm for food and fellowship!
  5. Our Fall Retreat is October 12-13! What could be better than a weekend in the mountains with your closest Restoration friends? Games, quality time, naps, the Lip Sync Contest…don’t miss it. Sign up here.
  6. APEX and kids’ small group leaders get to have all the fun! Want to be a leader? Let Isaiah and Louise know!
  7. The next Baptism Sunday is September 22. We still have a few spots left if you would like your child to be baptized. Register on the website. There is Mandatory Parent Training for baptism on Tuesday, Sept. 17. Email Kathy Kenyon with questions.
  8. Don’t leave without saying goodbye. In this area, people come and go all the time. We get it. But we’d love to say goodbye before you go. If you’re moving away, please let us know.
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