Events and Program

Upcoming Events 


Thursday July 5, 9 am - Celebrating The Act of Consecration of Man with a Homily - at Rose Hall in Camphill Village Kimberton Hills, 1601 Pughtown Rd., Phoenixville, PA 19460. 

Saturday, July 14, 9-10 am  Celebrating The Act of Consecration of Man, 10:30-2:30 pm - House and Garden Day - We will celebrate the Sacrament followed by House and Garden Day. Come and help if you can. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by noon Thursday, 240-381-8557

Sunday, July 15, 12 pm - The Sacrament of Marriage will be celebrated for Andy and Jodi Dill after our regular Sunday services.  All are welcome. Please note the time change.

Sunday July 22 - after the service and light potluck - Elements of the Sacraments: The Vestments and the Chasubles

Friday-Sunday, July 27-29 - The Future of Our Earth - Summer Conference with Rev. Bastiaan Baan. In this conference, Rev. Baan will speak about the phenomena of our present time,what do mythologies and what does Anthroposophy say about the future of the earth and what can we do about it. $85-$110 (sliding scale) includes Friday supper, Saturday breakfast, lunch and supper. RSVP  to Rev. Minassian by July 13 if you plan to attend the conference. 
For the conference details, please click here.

Sunday, July 29 - 4 -5:30 pm Book-Signing with Rev. Bastiaan Baan at Ideas Bookstore - Come and meet the author of Lord of The Elements, Sources of Christianity, and several other books and have your copy of the book signed by the Rev. Baan.
Free Finger Food and refreshments.  All are welcome.  For more details, please click here.

Sunday, July 29 - 5:30-7 pm - Special Fundraising Dinner and Conversation - $75 per person.  Space is limited.  RSVP by July 22.  All proceeds from the dinner will go to the Seminary of The Christian Community of North America.



Looking Ahead - Save the Dates!

Sunday, August 5 - after the service and light potluck - Elements of the Sacraments: The Bread.  

Saturday, August 18, 9-10 am  Celebrating The Act of Consecration of Man, 10:30-2:30 pm - House and Garden Day - We will celebrate the Sacrament followed by House and Garden Day. Come and help if you can. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by noon Thursday, 240-381-8557

Sunday, August 19 - Birds - a series of three short presentations after the Service and Light Potluck - 
Birds in Nature - By Gerry LoDolce
Birds in Mythology and Legends - By Peggy Hirt
Birds in the Bible - By Nora Minassian
Save the Date!

Saturday, August 25 - 3 pm - The Marriage Sacrament will be celebrated for Macy Warren and Brendan Graham at Camphill Village Kimberton Hills - Save the date!

Saturday, September 8, 9-10 am  Celebrating The Act of Consecration of Man, 10:30-2:30 pm - House and Garden Day - We will celebrate the Sacrament followed by House and Garden Day. Come and help if you can. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by noon Thursday, 240-381-8557

Sunday, September 9 - after the service and light potluck - Elements of the Sacraments: The Wine. 

Save the Weekend of September 15-16
Saturday, September 15 - 3:30-7:30 pm Celebrating Our Community - Festive gathering, Dinner and Celebration at Beaver Farm - We will celebrate the completion of the 40th anniversary of our community and 96th anniversary of our worldwide movement. Save the date.

Sunday, September 16 - After the Service - We will continue celebrating our community's birthday and will look ahead to what is coming from the future. Save the date.


Regional News

Letter from our Lenker - 
We have received a letter from Rev. Oliver Steinrueck, our Regional Coordinator-Lenker regarding the latest decisions related to the Seminary of The Christian Community. For the letter, please click here.

Latest Seminary Newsletter - 
Click here to read the latest newsletter of the Seminary of the Christian Community.

Seminary Open Course: Sacramentalism and Alchemy with Rev. Jonah Evans and Rev. Bastiaan Baan
September 24 at 8:30 am - September 28 at 1:00 pm
Please click here for details.

Latest Newsletter of North American Region - Click here to read the latest newsletter from our region

Regional updates on Facebook - Click here for The Christian Community of North America on Facebook.

Sermons when you need them - Find past homilies by Read Rev. Cindy Hindes at her blog.


International News
For the latest international newsletter, please click here.


Priest Consultation Hours
For conversation or the Sacrament of Consultation, please contact Rev. Nora Minassian: 240-381-8557, noraminassian@me.com

SERVICES

Sunday Services
Devon Chapel 
212 Old Lancaster Rd. Devon, PA 19333

CHILDREN
9:15 am - Children's Program (On Summer break. We will reconvene on Sept. 23.)

10:00 am - Children's Service 

ADULTS

10:30 am -The Act of Consecration of Man 

Wednesday Services 
Devon Chapel, 212 Old Lancaster Rd., Devon, PA
9:00 am - The Act of Consecration of Man, followed by contemplation. No service on March 7.

Affiliate Community -Kimberton Village Camphill Services
Celebrating The Act of Consecration of Man on the 2nd Thursday of the month at Rose Hall at 9:00 am. Please note for July it will be the 1st Thursday. 

Community Events & Study Groups 
 
Rev. Nora Minassian's Office Hours at CVKH 
3-5 pm on Mondays at Caspar Hauser Ctr., 125 Camphill Drive, next to Serena House, Camphill Village Kimberton Hills. Please call to let her know you are coming. 240-381-8557.

Confirmation Classes 
for 7th and 8th graders
Classes resume in October. Meets every other Monday at 6-7:30 pm at CVKH Old Cafe. Contact Rev. Minassian to join. 

Youth Group
For 14-18 year olds. Next meeting: Meets next: Sat., July 7, 3 pm - 6 pm. 

Staying Connected

Reading for those who have died. Meeting in the Blue Rm. in Rose Hall, the last Sat. of the month, 7-7:45 am. 

Gospel Study Group
Meeting Wednesday evenings at 7-8:30 pm at CHC, CVKH. Next study: Sept. 19.
 
Shepherds Play
Study Group 
Meeting Sundays after service and light potluck in Devon. Next meeting: July 8.

Threshold Group 

First Thurs. of the month at 7:30 pm. Contact Kerry Lee



Contact the Priest
240-381-8557