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

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

  • Healing Prayers are offered on the 1st Sunday. Learn more.
  • Men Praying for Men is offered on the 3rd Sunday. Learn more.

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

Outdoor Pop-Up Church

Pre-Recorded Worship Service
Sunday, November 22

Join us for our Pre-Recorded Worship Service posted on our YouTube channel, (Holy Comforter Vienna VA).

Worship and explore with us online

  • Download the Service Bulletin HERE.
  • Download the Prayer List HERE.

Coffee and Fellowship Hour on Zoom
Sundays, 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Grab your coffee or tea and come as you are! All are welcome, especially newcomers, for Zoom fellowship—a chance to see one another and chat online. We'll even have breakout rooms for small-group conversations. We look forward to seeing you. Join the Zoom gathering HERE. More information HERE.

As we navigate the holidays this year, we know they will be different. During our Coffee and Fellowship Hour on November 22 and through Advent we’ll invite conversations around our celebrations in this time.

  • Nov. 22 - Thanksgiving
  • Nov. 29 (Advent 1) - favorite food
  • Dec. 6 (Advent 2) - favorite memory
  • Dec. 13 (Advent 3) - favorite hymn
  • Dec 20 (Advent 4) - favorite decoration

Sunday School
10:30–11:15 a.m. on Zoom and In-Person

  • More information HERE on Sunday School for children.
  • More information HERE on Sunday School for youth.

The Acts of the Apostles
Sundays November 8, 2020–February 14, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. on Zoom

The Gospels tell the story of Jesus here on earth. In the Acts of the Apostles, Luke tells us what happens next. Join us for an exploration and discussion of this book Sunday mornings at 10.30. 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.

Men’s Bible Study
Tuesdays; 6:45–7:45 a.m. on Zoom

Join us on Zoom early for coffee followed by our Bible study. Please contact the Rev. Jon Strand or Ray Wadlow to RSVP. We are using the Bible study guide from St. Stephen’s Richmond—found HERE—to start out. We will generally meet weekly, taking breaks for holidays and the summer.

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.

Compline and Conversation
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.

Women’s Bible Study
Wednesdays; 8:00 p.m. on Zoom

Women of Holy Comforter, let’s connect, reflect, and virtually unwind from the day together. Join us at 8:00 p.m. for fellowship, some silence and reflection on the next Sunday’s Gospel passage. Every week, please contact the Rev. Ann Gillespie to be included—first come, first served (limit 20). Looking forward to ‘seeing’ you!

View and practice a quieting meditation for anytime HERE.

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