EPIPHANY LUTHERAN CHURCH

We welcome all.
No exceptions.

 
 
 
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Epiphany Lutheran Church is an ELCA congregation in historic Mount Vernon in Fairfax County, Virginia.  We are a welcoming and affirming Christian community that lives with a daring confidence in God’s gracious love for all people.

Come visit us soon!

 
 
 

Come worship with us
SUNDAYS AT 9:30 AM

5521 Old Mill Road
Alexandria, VA

 
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NEWSLETTER

Updated 4/19/2019

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Today is Good Friday.  Our service will begin at 7:00 p.m.

This Sunday, April 21 is Easter Sunday.  Our regular service is at 9:30 a.m.  Please join us for breakfast beginning at 8:45 a.m.

The readings for the service are:
First Reading:  Isaiah 65:17-25
Psalm: Psalm 118:1-2, 12-24
Second Reading: Acts 10:34-43
Gospel: Luke 24:1-12

There will be an Easter Egg Hunt for the children immediately following the service.

Wednesday Bible Reading Group:  The Bible reading group meets each Wednesday in the narthex from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.  We will be continuing our reading of the First Book of Samuel this week.

Epiphany Weekday School:  On Spring Break April 15 to 22, resuming April 23. Parent/teacher conferences will be April 23-30.  The last day of school is May 24.  Summer Camp weeks will be June 3-7 and June 10-14, registration for summer camp ends on May 1.

Upcoming Events

Yard Sale – Following up on our successful Yard Sale last year, we’ll be having another opportunity for a community yard sale on Saturday, May 4, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.  Bring your treasures and set up a table on the church grounds.  Rain date will be Saturday, May 11.

Metro DC Synodical Women’s Organization will hold its annual conference on Saturday, May 4, at the brand-new St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church at 222 M St., S.W., in Washington, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.   The theme is “Acting Boldly: Honoring the Past and Celebrating the Future.”  Pastor Elizabeth Platz, the first woman ordained as a pastor in the ELCA, will be the keynote speaker, and among the offerings will be a "delicious Bible Study: Living the Chocolate Life” and an update on the border situation from Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services.  There are flyers available in the back of church, or you can click here for more information.

The 7th Annual Alexamdria Thrivent Shred Day event will be held on Saturday, May 11, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the side parking lot at Nativity Lutheran Church, 1300 Collingwood Road.  RSVP to Sheri Swackhamer, Thrivent Financial Associate.

If you know of anyone who is sick or in the hospital, please let us know by sending an e-mail to ELCMountVernon@gmail.com.  We want to be able to reach out and include everyone in our community, even if health prevents you from joining us in worship.