I hate it when things are unnecessarily complicated. “LOST” was a brilliant show until it fell victim to complex spiritual motifs and complicated story lines. I also disliked the confusing moments in relationships when I was quasi-dating someone.
“Hey, John. Good to see you, dude. This is my, uhhhh, my, uhhhh,
Most of all, Christianity has become way too complicated. Although the Bible is crazy long, there are really only three simple rules:
(1) Love God
(2) Love everyone else
(3) Love football
If you agree with any of those “rules” and live in the DC area, we should kick it on Saturday.
And pass it. And run it. And bounce it.
Capital City Church is organizing a huge program to help serve some of the people in our nation’s capital who have no place to live. We’ll be serving food and organizing all sorts of games and activities for the kids who live at DC’s homeless shelters. There’s even a flag football tournament, which will be won by the team I’m coaching. However, we could use some more stellar volunteers to coach the other teams, ref the games, and do all sorts of other awesome stuff. We’ll be rocking out from 10am until 5pm. Even if you only have a free hour, come on down to the Rosedale Recreation Center (1701 Gales St. NE) on Saturday and show a little love to the community.
Nope, we’re not going to cure homelessness with one day of service. However, we hope that hanging with these kids will remind them that someone cares.
Oh, and there will be a moon bounce.
If you’d like to volunteer, you can let me know or shoot an email to Steve, one of my BFFs (even though he denies knowing me in public), at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We hope to see you there!
Here are a few pictures from another epic Capital City Church service day:
…and hopefully Saturday’s event goes better than this…