Events and Program

Link: Community Program for November

Gospel Readings for the upcoming weeks:

Nov. 1, 2020     Revelation 1:1-20
Nov. 8, 2020 
    Revelation 3:1-16
Nov. 15, 2020 
  Revelation 21:1-27
Nov. 22, 2020 
  Revelation 22:12-21

Save the Dates

Monday, November 2 - All Souls Day - 5 pm - All Souls gathering in Devon - Remembering those who crossed the threshold followed by Close of Day service. 

Sunday, November 8 - After the service and light potluck - Concert offered by Veronika Roemer in our chapel in Devon. 

Saturday, November 14 - 9 am - The Act of Consecration of Man in German.

Saturday, November 28 - 9 am - The Act of Consecration of Man followed by House and Garden Day from 10:30-2:30 pm. Lunch included.

Sunday, November 29 - After the service and light potluck - On this first Sunday of Advent, there will be the last presentaiton on Twelve World Outlooks and an introduction of the Twelve Senses. 

Advent Sundays, November 29, December 6, 13, 20 at 9:15 a.m. - Children's story around the Advent Garden followed by Sunday Service for Children at 10 a.m.
The Advent Sundays are the time when we can begin to actively prepare for the Holy Nights and for the birth of the Christ child.  For the Advent Garden, we ask that each child come prepared with something to decorate the garden. 
November 29, bring a stone
December 6, bring a plant
December 13, bring an animal
December 20, bring a shepherd or an angel

Saturday, December 12 - 9 am - The Act of Consecration of Man in German

Sunday, December 13 - After the service and light potluck - Concert offered by Veronika Roamer in our chapel in Devon. 

Saturday, December 19 - 9 am - The Act of Consecration of Man followed by House and Garden Day from 10:30-2:30 pm. Lunch included.
Preparing for Christmas
Wednesday, December 23, after the service and the Contemplation, we will prepare for Christmas and for the Holy Nights.  Come and lend a hand if you can.
Christmas Day - Friday, December 25 - 
Threefold Act of Consecration at 12 midnight, 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. 
Children's Service at 11:45 a.m. today.
Twelve Senses in light of Evolution of Human Consciousness and Christ Consciousness
Holy Nights Contemplations
Saturday, December 26 – Tuesday, January 5 - The Act of Consecration every morning at 9 a.m. followed by contemplation on the 12 senses viewed through Spiritual Science and through the Gospels. We will deepen our understanding of each of the senses throughout the year through monthly contemplations. 
Wednesday, January 6, Epiphany Day - 9 a.m. The Act of Consecration of Man followed by Epiphany Contemplation. 

Community Conference Call
If you like to be part of our community conference zoom call contemplating on the Gospel Reading of each week every Wednesday at 4:30 p.m., please let Rev. Minassian know so she can send you the link. RSVP by 4 pm on Tuesday. 

Prayer Circle
We have formed a 24-hour prayer circle to pray The Lord's Prayer for humanity.  You are welcome to be part of it. 

In case of an emergency, please call Rev. Minassian at 240-381-8557.

Regional News
Latest North American Christian Community Newsletter 
For the latest Newsletter of The Christian Community of North American Region, please click here.

Our Annual Calendar
Our annual calendar is dedicated to Lithuanian art this year.  For more details or if you like to order, please drop a note at

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

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

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

International Michaelmas Conference in Dortmund, Germany Oct. 7-11, 2022 in celebration of The Christian Community centennial. Save the Dates!
100 Years The Christian Community in 2022
Please see the details of the 3-years planning process on our homepage and click on Michaelmas Newsletter 2019 for the current initiative:

Priest Consultation Hours
For conversation or the Sacrament of Co nsultation, please contact Rev. Nora Minassian: 240-381-8557,

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

9:15 am - Children's Program
10:00 am - Children's Service


10:30 am -The Act of Consecration of Man, year round 

Wednesday & Saturday Services 
Devon Chapel, 212 Old Lancaster Rd., Devon, PA
9:00 am - The Act of Consecration of Man, followed by contemplation. No Wed. Service on 9/16.

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 check the CVKH schedule for updates. 

Community Events & Study Groups 
Events may be cancelled for COVID-19 concerns. Call ahead.
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.  

Confirmation Classes 
for 7th and 8th graders
Thursdays, 3:30-5 pm. Contact Rev. Minassian for details. 

Youth Group
For 14-19 year olds. Contact Samuel Parker at 610-653-nine19two for more details.

Apocalypse Lecture Cycle Study Group
Wednesday evenings 7 - 8:30 p.m. Contact Rev. Minassian for location.   

Prayer and Care Circle
Monthly at 7-8:30 p.m. in the Blue Room, Rose Hall, CVKH. If you would like the circle to pray for you, or if you are interested in being part of the circle, please let Rev. Minassian know.  

Festivals Study 
Monthly at 6:30 p.m. monthly. Contact Rev. Minassian for more information and location.    

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.  

Threshold Group 

First Thursday of the month at 7:30 pm. 

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