We are a welcoming community called to be an enduring beacon of faith, hope, and love
How is The Falls Church Episcopal Responding?
God's message for God's people is one of hope and love. That message especially endures during these extraordinary days as we carefully and prayerfully respond to the Coronavirus pandemic. Entering the Historic Church, we step past the words of our powerful vision carved in granite and set in the front walkway as a reminder of who we are called to be. The fact that we cannot gather in our buildings these next few weeks is a powerful reminder that the church has always been so much more than buildings. The Church is Christ's Body. The Church is the people. And so as people of Christ, we will continue to be beacons of faith, hope, and love wherever we are and however we can. In this time our vision and mission endure - and through faith in God, Christ's light in us will shine even brighter for a world that needs it.
What is the status of the church?
We are not closed! We live stream our services at 9 am every Sunday and have an in-person 11:15 service every few weeks! Check out our homepage for upcoming in-person services. The church office is open but most staff are working from home. However, they are all available by email. Please see our Meet the Staff page for details on how to reach them individually.
Should you need pastoral support from our clergy you may email Father Andy or call the pastoral care emergency line on which you can leave a voicemail for the Priest on Call to get in touch with you. Please call (703) 828-5475.
In the weeks ahead as the impact of the novel coronavirus undoubtedly grows, we will be establishing a structured and organized network of keeping in touch with each other as the caring, pastoral people of God we are and responsible for one another as we journey together during these wilderness days.
Please do not hesitate to reach out to us! We are here for you! Please see below for our ever growing list of ways to connect!
Looking for an update from the Bishop?
Please click here for the latest message from the Rt. Rev. Susan E. Goff.
Join us for Daily Prayer!
MONDAYS - Compline
8 PM (10-15 mins)
TUESDAYS - Evening Prayer
5 PM (20 mins)
THURSDAYS - Morning Prayer
7:30 AM (20 mins)
NOTE: If you are not on Facebook, please click here for step-by-step directions on how to connect to our livestreams.
OR please see our Live Prayer page for recordings
Join us Sunday mornings at 9 am
for our e-services!
Please click here to access this week's service & previous recordings.
Want to listen to previous sermons? Please click here to access our sermon archive.
Join us at 10 am for COFFEE HOUR
We can't wait to see you
Looking for other ways to stay connected?
Sundays at 10 am: Join us on Zoom for Coffee Hour
Click here for some ways to enhance your spiritual journey at home as suggested by the Washington National Cathedral.
Looking for Ways to Help?
Check out our Outreach Opportunities page with information about how to support organizations that partner with The Falls Church Episcopal.
Check out our Community Opportunities page with information from members of the congregation about how to help out and support people locally.
Stories of Hope
During these difficult times, it's uplifting to hear stories about parishioners taking action to improve the lives of people in this community, this nation, and the world.
This week: Read all about the great work of our Outreach Committee
Click here to access other Stories of Hope.
Wondering how you can continue to give
to the church during this time
of virtual worship?
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Please go to our Online Giving page for more information.
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