Entries by Kim Marin

Preschool Registration for 2021-22 is Open!

Burke Presbyterian Church Preschool is excited to announce that registration for the 2021-2022 school year began Monday, February 22. You can find the preschool’s fall class offerings, tuition/fees, and registration forms here. Please contact the Preschool Office for registration instructions.

A Session Statement on the Domestic Terrorism in Washington

A note from the Session of BPC: “Last week we all witnessed mob violence at the U.S. Capitol, as we saw an attempt to disrupt our democratic process. However you identify politically, violence against persons is an affront to our faith. Last week’s events were difficult to watch unfold during an already challenging season, and […]

Welcome BPC’s Own Little Free Library!

A creative and enterprising BPC youth has built a wonderful new addition for our property: a “little free library.” Harper Ham has spent part of her quarantine time building the structure, and this past weekend it was installed next to the BPC parking lot at the start of the path that leads to Kohl’s. Our […]

Filling the House: BPC’s 2021 Stewardship Campaign

We are learning during this strange season that the building may be a critical tool for our various ministries (and we will sure do a lot of Kingdom-building inside it when the time is right), but it is not what links us. We are the Church, and we are continuing to answer God’s call for community, […]

BPC is Committed to Social Justice: Get Involved

Our social witness team works closely with organizations across the denomination and community to address matters related to racial justice, fair housing, easy access to voting for all, and many other topics. Want to get involved? There is a place for everyone. Fill out this form today, and we will make sure you get connected […]

BPC’s Building (but not church!) Staying Closed Through Ash Wednesday 2021

The Session of Burke Presbyterian Church met in late July to discuss next steps with regards to the global pandemic and its impact particularly on in-person, indoor gatherings. It made the very hard decision to continue online worship through at least Ash Wednesday of 2021 (February 17). The formal action notes that if the public […]

Closed For Now, But Not Gone: Stay Tuned, Preschoolers!

We miss all our preschool families more than ever. But don’t let our closed doors fool you – behind the scenes, we are excitedly planning for the preschool’s reopening, tentatively scheduled for September 2021!  School Board members, preschool staff, and church leadership have continued to meet regularly to get everything in place so we can […]

In Uncertain Times, Some “Patriot Dreams”

BPC’s Interim Pastor David Ensign preached a virtual sermon-turned-film—complete with gorgeous photos—on July 5, 2020: Click on “read more” below and watch it for yourself. What are your dreams for this country we call home?