Faith Notes

Faith Notes


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Oakton United Methodist Church invites children to Lava Lava Island Vacation Bible School, beginning Monday, Aug. 16, through Friday, Aug. 20. Each day a light dinner is served at 5:30 p.m., followed by activities including games, crafts, songs, snacks and Bible stories. Free. For further information call 703-938-1233, or visit Oakton UMC is located at 2951 Chain Bridge Road, Oakton.

The Church of the Good Shepherd, United Methodist, announces a new summer worship schedule. Sunday worship services take place through Sept. 5, at 10 a.m. Adult Sunday School classes will meet at 9 a.m. The Church of Good Shepherd, United Methodist is located at 2351 Hunter Mill Road, Vienna. For more information, call 703-281-3987 or visit

The Wesley United Methodist Church in Vienna has maintained a helping relationship with Ketcham Elementary School during the 2003-04 school year. Participants who are interested in assisting the school during the 2004-05 year should call 703-938-8700.

Emmanuel Lutheran Church has a full range of education, music, worship and outreach programs. Traditional worship is at 8 and 11 a.m., in the Lutheran tradition of liturgical song mixed with music of the masters, spirituals and contemporary Christian music. Contemporary worship is at 9:30 a.m., with fresh liturgical song and contemporary Christian music led by Revelation. Christian education for all ages is 9:30-10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.-noon. Christian education is available for everyone from preschoolers through adults. Classes are always open to newcomers.