Events

Upcoming Events

02/17/2020

Washington's Birthday

Location: Sanctuary, Churchyard, and Throughout Old Town Alexandria
Commemorate Washington’s birthday and its significance in Alexandria at the Meeting House and around Old Town.



02/23/2020
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Leslie Sherman Memorial Blood Drive

Location: Fellowship Hall
Give the gift of life by supporting the Meeting House’s Leslie Sherman Memorial Blood Drive, sponsored by the Deacons in partnership with Inova.



02/23/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
A Trip to Cuba

Location: Heritage Hall
Meeting House members will present their experiences of a recent visit to First Presbyterian Reformed Church of Havana with others from area National Capital Presbytery churches.



02/23/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Bible Study—Genesis: Abraham's Family Tree

Location: Westminster Hall
This spring’s six-week Bible study will focus on the book of Genesis, looking at central figures such as Abraham and Sarah, Issac and Rebekah, Jacob and Leah and Rachel.



02/23/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Winter 2020 Inquirers' Class

Location:  Fellowship Hall
Are you interested in learning more about the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the missions and ministries of the Meeting House? Would you like to join the church? Come to the three-part Inquirers’ Class this February.



03/01/2020 - 03/29/2020

Deepen Your Faith This Lent With Your Neighbors

Various Locations
Register by March 1 to join us for a four-week neighborhood Lenten study.



03/01/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
A Conversation with Our General Presbyter

Location: Heritage Hall
This is a unique opportunity to engage our General Presbyter about our collective ministries and efforts—past, present, and future.



03/01/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Bible Study—Genesis: Abraham's Family Tree

Location: Westminster Hall
This spring’s six-week Bible study will focus on the book of Genesis, looking at central figures such as Abraham and Sarah, Issac and Rebekah, Jacob and Leah and Rachel.



03/01/2020
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Chili Cook Off

Location: Fellowship Hall
Join us as a chef for the annual Chili Cook Off, sponsored by the Meeting House Youth.



03/07/2020
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Men's Breakfast

Location: Fellowship Hall
The Meeting House’s Alan Matney will share insights from his experiences at the intersection of religion and foreign policy.



03/08/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Bible Study—Genesis: Abraham's Family Tree

Location: Westminster Hall
This spring’s six-week Bible study will focus on the book of Genesis, looking at central figures such as Abraham and Sarah, Issac and Rebekah, Jacob and Leah and Rachel.



03/08/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Caregiving with Compassion: How We Care for One Another

Location: Heritage Hall
Stephen Ministers will help us explore the topic of caregiving, with focus will be on how we can better equip ourselves to understand, acknowledge, and support those around us.



03/15/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Bible Study—Genesis: Abraham's Family Tree

Location: Westminster Hall
This spring’s six-week Bible study will focus on the book of Genesis, looking at central figures such as Abraham and Sarah, Issac and Rebekah, Jacob and Leah and Rachel.



03/15/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Caregiving with Compassion: How We Grieve

Location: Heritage Hall
Rev. Stanford will guide us as we explore ways to walk in grief with others and what can be helpful (or unhelpful) things to say and do in the wake of the death of a loved one.



03/15/2020
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Rise Against Hunger Meal-Packing Event

Location: Fellowship Hall
Help us pack thousands of nutritious meals in less than two hours in Fellowship Hall for Rise Against Hunger.



03/22/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Looking at Lent Through a Different Lens

Location: Heritage Hall
During this three-week series, we’ll consider Lent through the lens of objects that would have been a part of Jesus’ life.



03/22/2020
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mozart's <em>Requiem</em>

Location: Sanctuary
Music Director Steven Seigart and the Meeting House Choir, orchestra and soloists present Mozart’s Requiem in a free concert as part of the church’s Concerts with a Cause series.



03/28/2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Annual Gala and Silent Auction
Virginia Theological Seminary’s Addison Hall, Alexandria VA

Join us for food, fun, music, and fellowship, and bid on exciting items to help support the Family-to-Family Ministry.



03/29/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Looking at Lent Through a Different Lens

Location: Heritage Hall
During this three-week series, we’ll consider Lent through the lens of objects that would have been a part of Jesus’ life.



04/05/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Looking at Lent Through a Different Lens

Location: Heritage Hall
During this three-week series, we’ll consider Lent through the lens of objects that would have been a part of Jesus’ life.



04/19/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Spring 2020 Inquirers' Class

Location:  Fellowship Hall
Are you interested in learning more about the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the missions and ministries of the Meeting House? Would you like to join the church? Come to the three-part Inquirers’ Class this spring.



04/19/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
The Meeting House During the 20th Century

Location: Heritage Hall
Bring your questions about our current congregation’s exciting formative period!



04/26/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Ancient Ethiopia and the New Testament: Why Does the Ethiopian Come Among Us?

Location: Heritage Hall
A Howard University Divinity School professor will help us explore the origins of Christianity in ancient Ethiopia and discuss how this historical framework illuminates our understanding of the New Testament.



04/26/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Spring 2020 Inquirers' Class

Location:  Fellowship Hall
Are you interested in learning more about the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the missions and ministries of the Meeting House? Would you like to join the church? Come to the three-part Inquirers’ Class this spring.



05/03/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Ethical Leadership

Location: Heritage Hall
We’ll discuss the origins and use of the “insanity” defense to raise larger questions about guilt, responsibility, and morality both on an individual and societal scale.



05/03/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Spring 2020 Inquirers' Class

Location:  Fellowship Hall
Are you interested in learning more about the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the missions and ministries of the Meeting House? Would you like to join the church? Come to the three-part Inquirers’ Class this spring.



05/10/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Ethical Leadership

Location: Heritage Hall
What are the essential attributes of ethical leadership? We’ll explore this question relative to the military, law, Congress, and the judiciary, among other entities.



05/17/2020
9:30 am - 10:40 am
Ethical Leadership

Location: Heritage Hall
We’ll examine business ethics in China, including factory working conditions, on-site residence living conditions, and influences and deterrents, as well as what the future may bring.