Announcements, 7.20.10

*NEW* No Vespers on Sunday! Because we celebrated Fourth of July together earlier this month, there will not be a Vespers service this Sunday. Stay tuned next month for information on our August Vespers service.

CALL+RESPONSE Screening, 7/22 On Thursday at 7pm, at the Byrd Theatre, the Richmond Justice Initiative is sponsoring the screening of CALL+RESPONSE a first of its kind feature documentary film that reveals the world's 27 million dirtiest secrets: there are more slaves today than ever before in human history. Special guests -- Christa Hayden (from International Justice Mission) and Janet Polarek (Secretary of the Commonwealth of Virginia) -- will share briefly. Admission is $7. For more information visit


Gilpin Games, 8/21 City Church will be helping host the Gilpin Games from 2 - 5pm on August 21. The Gilpin Games will assist the children and families of G. W. Carver Elementary School by providing them with information and school supplies to prepare for the upcoming school year. We would love for you to help by volunteering the day of the event, distributing fliers on August 14, or helping bring or find event supplies such as food, sports equipment, a raffle item, or an industrial grill. Please contact Nate Mathews (nathan.t.mathews [at]

for more information.