Special Food Packing 3-25-20

This week we packed roughly 480 grocery bags of food to be distributed to families in need at CentreRidge Elementary School.  Many thanks to the two shifts of volunteers who made this happen.  We are continuing to improve our safety practices, and we were able to complete the work quickly

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Special Food Bagging Event

This week we packed roughly 480 grocery bags of food to be distributed to families in need at CentreRidge Elementary School.  Many thanks to the two shifts of volunteers who made this happen.  We are continuing to improve our safety practices, and we were able to complete the work quickly

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COVID-19 Update from Fairfax County

The below information was shared  with us by the Fairfax County Government.  Please share this information on widely with family, friends and neighbors. ATTACHED FLYER: Access The Department of Family Services Remotely During the COVID-19 Pandemic.   Click the button below.   FOOD RESOURCES: As the coronavirus (COVID-19) public health emergency

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Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner

Many thanks to all who enjoyed the Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner.  Pancake flavors included chocolate, blueberry, plain, and for the first time white chocolate (a big hit).  After expenses, over $600 was raised for the Appalachia Service Project Mission Team.   Join us again for the Mother’s Day Pancake Breakfast in

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Embracing the Uncertain

Lenten Sermon and Study Series Just turning on the news lets us know we are living in uncertain times. Economic instabilities, eruptions of violence, and natural catastrophes can alter the lives and landscapes of entire communities. Our individual lives are often just as unsteady: relationships can break, plans can falter,

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Hypothermia Shelter 2020

CUMC hosts the hypothermia shelter at St. Stephens UMC on March 11 and 12 this year.  We are looking for donations of food and other supplies, but we are in particular looking for volunteers to fill the following slots:Wednesday Evening Host (7PM-12AM)  5 Volunteers neededWednesday Overnight Host (12AM- 6AM)  3

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