Carroll Cafe — Friday, October 12

Magpie

45th DC Anniversary Concert

The acclaimed duo MAGPIE is Terry Leonino (harmonica, mandolin, fretted dulcimer, and rhythm guitar) and Greg Artzner (lead guitar). Terry’s voice is an impressive instrument whether she’s singing jazz, folk, or contemporary songs. Greg’s high baritone and captivating interpretation give power and beauty to the full spectrum of Magpie’s eclectic repertoire. Magpie has always embraced a veritable musical rainbow, with impressive proficiency in genres from classic country to swing to blues to contemporary.

Doors open at 7:00 PM.

Tasty treats available in the kitchen!

Show time is 7:30 PM.

Make your reservations now at the Carroll Café website.

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Seekers Gallery in August

Artists in Exile: Art as Fabric for Healing

August 2 – September 30, 2018

Opening Reception is Sunday, August 5th at 12:00
Curator & Artist talk at 12:30

This installation is part of a series of exhibits of art by Iraqi refugees. The exhibits will be in the Washington DC metro area from August 2018 through July 2019. The exhibits are a project of Mel Lehman/ www.commonhumanity.org  For more information about the series of exhibits please contact
eggersm@ix.netcom.com or 703-426-1732.

To arrange a viewing, other than Sunday mornings after worship services, please contact Sandra: sandra@seekerschurch.org.…

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Domestic Giving 2018

Seekers Church continues to support many missions and ministries in the United States and other countries. The amount budgeted for domestic giving this year is about 22% of what we expect to receive in offerings over the course of the year. Once our budget is approved each year and the overall amount available for domestic giving has been determined by the Stewards of Seekers Church, all members of the faith community are invited to request support for missions or ministries where they are personally involved.

For 2018 the community affirmed support for 25 domestic missions and ministries listed here. For easy access to more information, the name of each organization is linked to its website.…

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Seekers Church Endorses Boston Declaration

Seekers Church endorses the Boston Declaration, a prophetic appeal to Christians of the United States. It was initially signed by 300 theologians and religious leaders who were in attendance at the 2017 meeting of the American Academy of Relgion/Society of Biblical Literature, and has subsequently been signed by over 1000 more throughout the US. The Declaration begins:
As followers of Jesus, the Jewish prophet for justice whose life reminds us to, “Love your neighbor as yourself” (Mark 12:31) we hear the cries of women and men speaking out about sexual abuse at the hands of leaders in power and we are outraged.

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32 Years of Thanksgiving Generosity

As they approached Thanksgiving in 1985 the Browne family, members of Covenant Christian Community, assembled three baskets, each containing just a turkey and a few extras, as gifts for households in need.

Thirty-two years later, this generosity has grown into an outstanding legacy, providing the ingredients of a Thanksgiving dinner for many families of 4, plus basic food items for each family such as tuna, fresh fruit, eggs and more. Started by Covenant, this project has been embraced by local churches Pavilion of God and Seekers.…

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