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Shepherd Park Christian Church- The Church with the Heart of the Shepherd. We are the Christian Church- Disciples of Christ, a movement for wholeness in a fragmented world. As part of the one body of Christ we welcome all to the Lord’s Table as God has welcomed us. We are governed by our congregation leaders, organized to promote the work of the Church and to advance God's Kingdom. We’re not perfect: we are family, a community of flawed, ordinary real people. We understand your life problems and there is an unconditional welcome waiting for you. Please come and share the journey with us; follow us as we follow Christ.

SPCC Elects New Senior Pastor

Rev. Terri McLellan Rev. Terri McLellan was elected Sunday, November 12 to serve as the pastor of Shepherd Park Christian Church (SPCC). She is the second African-American to hold this post and the first woman to lead the congregation in its 118 year history.

Rev. Terri is an ordained minister with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Capital Area Region. She served as an elder and the chairperson of the Christian Education Department at SPCC. Her areas of oversight include Youth and Adult Sunday School, Small Group/ Discipleship classes, Vacation Bible School, Church School, Leadership Development, and Disciples Camp & Conference Activities, as well the spiritual and faith-formation for the SPCC church family.

Rev. Terri’s passion is in the area of Organizational Transformation and Leadership Development. Her theological training includes a certificate of Biblical Studies from Calvary Bible Institute @ Greater Mount Calvary in Washington, DC; and a Master of Divinity in Practical Theology from Regent University in Virginia Beach, VA.

Rev. McLellan’s call to the Shepherd Park family follows the 17-year tenure of Rev. Marcus Leathers, who was the first African-American to lead the SPCC congregation upon his election in 1999.

Message for Dec 17, 2017, 3rd Sunday of Advent
Title: Come for Worship
Text: Matthew 2: 1-12

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When We Meet

Please join us weekly: Welcome to Shepherd Park Christian Church
  • Sunday School: Sunday School, offered at 10am in Sunday School Room 1 across from the Sanctuary, is open to both Adults and Youth. Please feel free to invite a neighbor or co-worker to join us for the 45-60 minute sessions. For additional information contact Rev. Terri McLellan
  • Worship Service: Sunday, 11:00 AM
    Location- Sanctuary
  • Church School: ages 5- 18 - during Worship
    Children 12 and under are meeting in the Sunday School room directly across from the sanctuary. Our 'tweens and teens are meeting in the library.
  • Coffee Hour- immediately following Worship,
    in lower Fellowship Hall
  • Weekly Bible Study: Wednesdays, @ 7:30 PM,
    online via WebEx
    Audio Connection- 1-415-655-0001 US TOLL Access code: 192 192 592
    Series: Because of Bethlehem
  • Prayer Call: Friday @ 6:30 PM EDT
    via free conference call: Dial 712.775.7000, access code: 933588#
    See Rev. Lois Artis for details.
  • New Members Class: (TBD by Membership chair)
    Location- Sunday School Room 1

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