Week-at-a-Glance and Ministry Announcements

In this post you’ll find the calendar of events for the coming week plus the latest announcements from the ministries of Fourth. Also, don’t miss today’s Midweek Update email. See the footer of this page to subscribe to weekly updates from Fourth Church.


Wednesday, August 11
5:30 p.m. | Congregational Prayer, Online

Friday, August 13
7:30 p.m. | Special Blessings Moms’ Support Group, Online

Saturday, August 14
10:00 a.m. | Drive-Through Clothing and Household Items Collection, Upper Portico
7:00 p.m. | Special Blessings Dad’s Support Group, Online

Sunday, August 15
8:00, 9:30, & 11:00 a.m. | Sunday Morning Services, Sanctuary
8:30 a.m. | Congregational Prayer, The Commons
6:00 p.m. | Evening Worship, Sanctuary

Tuesday, August 17
5:00 p.m. | Special Blessings Summer Games, Online
7:00 p.m. | Missions Committee Meeting, Room 131


Adult Education

Fall Sunday School Classes, September 12-December 12. Learn more.

New Members Class | Sundays, September 12-October 24, Room 130, 9:30 a.m. Learn more. Registration begins August 16. Email Ralph Miller, newmembers@4thpres.org, for more information.

Children’s Ministry

Nursery | Now open Sundays during the 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. services, infants-2 years old. Parents, please check in your children with caregivers in rooms. An usher can direct you to the appropriate room.

Children’s Church | Sundays, during the 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. services. Children age 2.5 through 3rd grade will be dismissed before the sermon and accompanied by their teachers to their classrooms. Parents, please pick up your children from their classrooms immediately after the service. Children must be checked in at the Welcome Table in Halverson Hall before worship to receive a name tag. All children must wear masks in the classroom.

Contact: Paige Malkus, pmalkus@4thpres.org

Coffee Ministry

Join the Sunday Morning Coffee Team | Volunteer to set up and prepare coffee during the morning services. Various shifts are available to serve each month.

Contact: Gina Hardiman, ghardiman@4thpres.org

Congregational Care

Blended Families Group Meeting | August 19, 7:00-9:00 p.m., Room 132. Come for discussion and fellowship on the third Thursday of every month.

Contact: Charlotte FitzGerald, cfitzgerald@4thpres.org

Media Center 

Volunteer at the Checkout Desk | The Media Center is open Sundays, 9:00-11:00 a.m., and Mondays-Thursdays, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Please consider assisting with checkouts Sunday mornings.

Contact: Jennifer Horst, jhorst@4thpres.org

Missions & Outreach 

Outreach/Missions Newsletter | Sign up to receive our biweekly email with information about prayer for our global partners and opportunities to serve our community through our ministry partners.

Contact: Charlotte FitzGerald, missions@4thpres.org

SERVE Opportunities

Drive-Through Clothing and Household Collection | Saturday, August 14, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. For August, we will be collecting clothing and household items only, no food. Contribute brown paper bags with handles, diapers, clothing (socks, underwear, shoes, and boots), and household items. Donated items go to Fourth’s ministry partners and neighbors in the DMV.

Contact for clothing and household items: Pamela Roylance, proylance@4thpres.org

Donate to Clark Inn | Clark Inn is seeking large pots and pans and “new to you” living room furniture.

Contact: Charlotte FitzGerald,  SERVE@4thpres.org

Special Blessings

Moms’ Support Group | Friday, August 13, 7:30-9:00 p.m., via Zoom. We continue looking at Unbroken Faith: Spiritual Recovery for the Special Needs Parent.

Dads’ Support Group | Saturday, August 14, 7:00-9:00 p.m., via Zoom. We continue reviewing Common Man, Extraordinary Call.

Summer Games | Tuesday, August 17, 5:00-6:00 p.m., via Zoom. Join us for game night.

Needed: Volunteers, buddies, and mentors to serve and minister to our students.

Email Audrey to receive the Monthly Eblast.
Contact: Audrey Muteru, amuteru@4thpres.org

Women’s Ministry

Fall Programs | Visit the Women’s Ministry webpage for a full list of upcoming activities.

Contact: Jean Bronson, jbronson@4thpres.org



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