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Zoom Worship: 1st and 3rd Sunday
Pre-Recorded Worship: 2nd, 4th, and 5th Sunday

On the 1st Sunday, we offer Healing Prayers immediately following Zoom Worship, on a separate Zoom link. Learn more.

And join us in-person for Outdoor Pop-Up Church: 2nd, 4th, and 5th weekend at 6:00 p.m. Registration, masks, and physical  distancing required. Learn more and register.

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The Reverend Ann Gillespie

Pre-Recorded Worship Service
From Sunday, September 13

Join us for our digital worship service posted on our YouTube channel (Holy Comforter Vienna VA) for viewing anytime.

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Zoom Worship Service
This Sunday, September 20

Join us for live Zoom worship this Sunday at 9:30 a.m. with Coffee Hour immediately following. Can't join the live Zoom worship at 9:30 a.m.? The recorded service will be available on our YouTube channel at Holy Comforter Vienna VA beginning on Sunday at 1:00 p.m. Join Zoom gathering HERE. More information HERE.

  • Download the Service Bulletin.
  • Download the Prayer List.
  • Give online HERE (Select 'Operating Fund").

Our YouTube channel (Holy Comforter Vienna VA) offers a wide selection of our recorded services and meditations.

Exploring the Gospel of John
Sundays thru October 25 at 10:30 a.m. on Zoom

What does the Gospel of John have to say to us today? Join us and see! Each week, we will focus on 1–2 chapters of John—reading the text and watching associated episodes of a movie by Luwalaga Munzi. All are welcome to this drop-in class led by 7 lay facilitators. Questions? Please contact Norma Williamson. Join the Zoom gathering HERE. More information HERE.

Centering Prayer
Mondays at 1:30 p.m. on Zoom

Please join us for Centering Prayer, a means of Christian meditation that uses a single word for us to rest our attention while we come before the presence of God. This will include a brief check-in, an opening prayer, brief instruction, 20 minutes of silence and then a brief closing prayer. Please follow the link below and follow the prompts. Join the Zoom gathering HERE. More information HERE.

Prayer in Practice
Every other Tuesday; September 8–December 15; 7:00–8:00 p.m. on Zoom

Join us on Tuesday evenings (before Compline) to explore a variety of types of prayer and spiritual practices, with time to practice each one. Some sessions will also enter into short periods of reflection or meditation around personal issues using Scripture, chants, even directed body movements. Sessions will allow plenty of time to move on to Compline at 8:00 p.m. Join the Zoom gathering HERE. More information HERE.

Tuesdays; 8:00–8:15 p.m. on Zoom

Compline is descended from the night prayers said before bed at the end of the monastic round of daily prayer. Join the Zoom gathering HERE. More information HERE. You may use our online Prayer Book HERE.

Noonday Prayer
Wednesdays on YouTube

Join us on our YouTube channel, “Holy Comforter Vienna VA” for a brief 10 to 12 minute meditation.

View and practice a quieting meditation for anytime HERE.

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