2018 Capital Area Prayer Calendar

 

Likewise the Spirit helps us in our weakness; for we do not know how to pray as we ought, but that very Spirit intercedes with sighs too deep for words.

~ Romans 8:26

If you would like to be added to the prayers of the Region, please e-mail the Regional Minister, Rev. Allen V. Harris, at AHarris@cccadisciples.org

 

You are invited to participate in the Capital Area Prayer Calendar by offering a prayer each day for the listed congregation, institution, or event during the week listed.  Please pray for their pastor/executive director, lay leaders, and the community(ies) they serve.  Pray also for the missionaries serving the world through our Global Ministries.  For weekly prayers, go online to: http://www.globalministries.org/weekly_prayers *Note: the Capital Area has a special relationship with two missionary sites: China and Colombia*

January

Dec 31 –  6      Twelfth Street Christian Church, Washington, DC

                                    Maria Bakalian – Lebanon

7 –  13             Michigan Park Christian Church, Washington, DC

                                    Bethany Waggoner – Lebanon

14 –  20           Aspen Hill Christian Church, Aspen Hill, MD

                                    Lindley Kinerk and Andy Jepson – Sri Lanka

21 – 27            Christian Temple, Baltimore, MD

                                    Anne Gregory –  Thailand

28 – Feb 3       Allen V. Harris, Regional Minister,

                        Verdell A. Wright, Administrative Assistant, and your Regional Board and volunteers.

                                    Cara McKinney –  Mexico

 

February

4 – 10              United Christian Church, Lexington Park, MD

                                    Susan Valiquette and Scott Couper – South Africa

11 – 17            North Chevy Chase Christian Church, Chevy Chase, MD

                                    Lauren Robinson –  Phillipines

18 – 24            Hyattstown Christian Church, Hyattstown, MD

                                    Joshua J. Busick –  Dominican Republic

25 – March 3   Columbia United Christian Church, Columbia, MD

                                    Joanines Adorno– Diaz –  India

 

March

4 – 10              Rev. Teresa Hord Owens and the General Ministry Units of the                                          Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

                                    Karen Campbell Nelson –  Indonesia

11 – 17            Randall Street Christian Church, Baltimore, MD

                                    Ricardo Mayol –  Guatemala

18 – 24            Whosoever Will Christian Church, Beltsville, MD

                                    Monica Liddle – East Timor

25 – 31            First Christian Church, Boonsboro, MD

                                    Victor Makari – Israel/Palestine

 

April   

1 – 7                Beaver Creek Christian Church, Hagerstown, MD

                                    Mark Behle –  Lesotho

8 – 14              First Christian Church, Hagerstown, MD

                                    Chimiste Doriscar –  Haiti

15 – 21            Christian Church Conference Center, Bethany Beach, MD For the campers, program, and staff

                                   Bruce Van Voorhis - Hong Kong

22 – 28            University Christian Church, Hyattsville, MD

                                    Elena Huegel – Mexico

29 – May 5      Shepherd Park Christian Church, Washington, DC              

                                     Ha– un Priscilla Yang –  Hungary

 

May

6 –  12             Disciples Refugee & Immigration Ministries, Rev. Sharon Stanley Rae, Executive Director

                                   Judy Chan – Hong Kong

13 – 19            Rockville Christian Church, Rockville, MD

                                    Nia Sullivan – Sierra Leone

20 – 26            Bethel Christian Church DC, Washington, DC

                                    Sara Makari – Israel/Palestine

27 – June 2      Iglesia Libres Por Jesucristo/Cristiana de la Vida Abundante

                                    Carlos Sediles– Real –  Mexico                    

                       

June

3 – 9                Henson Valley Christian Church, Fort Washington, MD

                                    Linda James – Democratic Republic of Congo

10 – 16            Bethany Christian Church, Fort Washington, MD

                                    Marth Mensendiek –  Japan

17 – 23            New Church starts+, Congregations discerning affiliation*, and Church planters across the Disciples Of Christ

                                    Fritz– Gerald Joseph – Morocco

24 – 30            National City Christian Church & Iglesia Cristiana Nacional (Discípulos de Cristo), Washington, DC

                                    Kearstin Bailey –  Greece

 

July

1 – 7                Camp Mary Mac, Sharpsburg, MD, for all the campers, counselors, directors, and staff throughout the years!

                                    Ameila Casillas and Pedro Carlo Muñiz –  Paraguay

8 – 14              Fort Washington Christian Church, Fort Washington, MD

                                    Allison Trezona – United Kingdom

Also: Hispanic Bilingual Assembly, Phoenix, Arizona  https://www.obrahispana.org/

15 – 21            Ecumenical Poverty Initiative,

                                    Rev. Dr. Leslie Copeland Tune, Executive Director

                                    Jeff Wright – Israel/Palestine

Also: National Convocation 25th Biennial Session – Birmingham, AL https://nationalconvocation.org/biennial-session/

22 – 28            Bethany Beach Christian Church, Bethany Beach, DE

                                    Michael Joseph –  Columbia

29 – Aug 4      First Christian Church, Alexandria, VA

                                    Cindy Moraga– Selva –  Mexico

 

August

5 – 11              Heritage Christian Church, Silver Spring, MD

                                    Bosela and Brigitte Eale –  Kenya

Also: North American Pacific/Asian Disciples Convocation, Portland, Oregon  http://www.napad.net/

12 – 18            Disciples Center For Public Witness, Rev. Ken Brooker Langston, Executive Director

                                     Loren McGrail – Israel/Palestine

19 –  25           Pilgrimage Christian Church, Suitland, MD

                                    Carmelo Alvarez –  Venezuela

26 – Sept 1      Downsville Christian Church, Williamsport, MD

                                    Nishan Bakalian –  Lebanon

 

September

2 – 8                Good Samaritan Christian Church, Baltimore, MD

                                    Jeanette Salley –  Nicaragua

9 –  15             Garfield Memorial Christian Church, McLean, VA

                                    Jeffrey Mensendiek –  Japan

16 – 22            United Christian Parish, Reston, VA

                                    Emmanuela Loccident

23 – 29            Springfield Christian Church, Springfield, VA

                                    Tom Liddle – East Timor

30 – Oct 6       Second Washington Chapel Church of Christ/Disciples of Christ, Hyattsville, MD

                                    Robert Breckenridge –  Zambia

October

7 – 13              Retired clergypersons, those clergy who serve non– congregational settings, seminarians and persons under care by the Commission on the Ministry.

                                    Jerri Handy –  Mexico

Also: October 12-13 - Christian Church Capital Area Regional Assembly, Largo Community Church, Mitchellville, MD

14 – 20            Rockville Nursing Home, Rockville, MD, Administrator: Vincent McCubbin

                                    Paul Turner – Democratic Republic of Congo

21 – 27            Wilson Blvd Christian Church, Arlington, VA

                                    Marilyn Cooper –  Ecuador

28 – Nov 3      Fairfax Christian Church, Fairfax, VA

                                    John Campbell –  Nelson      

 

November

4 – 10              First Christian Church, Falls Church, VA

                                    Michael Joseph –  Colombia

11 –  17           First Christian Church of Edgemere, Baltimore, MD

                                    Danielle Lee – Thailand

18 –  24           English Consul Christian Church, Baltimore, MD

                                    Victoria Peagler –  Botswana

25 – Dec 1       First Christian Church, Baltimore, MD

                                    Maria Bakalian –  Lebanon   

                       

December

2 – 8                Lansdowne Christian Church, Baltimore, MD

                                    Nikotemo Sopepa –  Fiji

9 –  15             Mount Olivet Christian Church, Baltimore, MD

                                    Mary Kathryn Ball –  Ecuador

16 – 22            Winchester Avenue Christian Church, Martinsburg, WV

                                    Larry and Deborah Colvin –  Ghana

23 – 29            Bethany House Senior Housing, Rockville, MD

                                    Eleazar Fernandez –  Philippines

30                    Haitian Pentecostal Church, Salisbury, MD

                                    Phyllis Byrd –  Kenya

  

Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Capital Area

     8814 Kensington Parkway, Suite 208 ~ Chevy Chase MD 20815– 6743

Rev. Allen V. Harris, Regional Minister

     Cell: (240) 426 – 2949 ~ Office: (301) 942– 8266, x 203

 

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