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You Can Support the Plank Family. The GoFundMe - Care for Kendra page will allow you to help financially. Many thanks to all who have delivered meals, provided care at the hospital, transported family members and prayed. For more information contact Laura Daub at (703) 587-6234.

YOUNG ADULTS & THEIR KIDS 

PICNIC AFTER CHURCH SUNDAY AUGUST 19.

You are invited to a picnic after church at Lee District Park (6601 Telegraph Road, Franconia, VA) on August 19th at noon. There is a splash park (children must wear aquatic shoes or sandals with a manufactured back strap). We will have a variety of sandwiches. Feel free to bring a snack to share! Questions? Contact Pastor Devon, devon@fairlingtonumc.org.

 

SINGING FAITH BY PASTOR MARY BETH

We Shall Overcome is a song that, since the 1940’s, has inspired generations of social activists to rally for justice. It was added to our United Methodist hymnal in 1988 as an expression of our faith in times of trial. Music has that kind of power and influence.

    

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Singing Faith by Pastor Mary Beth

Posted by FUMC on August 10, 2018 at 11:33am 0 Comments

     We Shall Overcome is a song that, since the 1940’s, has inspired generations of social activists to rally for justice. It was added to our United Methodist hymnal in 1988 as an expression of our faith in times of trial. Music has that kind of power and influence.

     Music also touches our hearts and draws us to a tender place where love is. I remember “discovering” a hymn several years ago that was new to me in The Faith We Sing hymnal: O God Beyond All Praising (#2009). It was a difficult time for me. There was doubt. There were some troubles I couldn’t see past. I would sit at the piano and sing over and over these words:

“. . .and whether our tomorrows be filled with good or ill, we’ll triumph through our sorrows and rise to bless you still . .…

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Download Here: Our 5 Year History as a Reconciling Congregation

We celebrate Fairlington's 5-year anniversary of becoming a Reconciling Congregation, intentionally welcoming all people as beloved children of God.

Our celebratory theme, “Love in All Colors,” reflects the breadth and diversity of God’s human creation as proclaimed in our church’s welcoming statement.

Check out our audio for personal testimonies from FUMC members. They share how being part of a reconciling congregation has personally affected them and shaped their faith journey.

~Mark Elder, markuselder@gmail.com

 

Follow this link http://bit.ly/5yearReconciling to see the extensive work and accomplishments of this :church and its Reconciling Ministry Team over the last five years, since we became a reconciling congregation in February 2013.  Thank you church!

 

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