GREEN CHURCH AWARD
On Saturday, June 17 Fairlington United Methodist Church (UMC) received the Green Church Award from the UMC VA Conference Board of Church and Society for our pilot Spirituality in Nature Group (SING). The SING meets monthly for a time of spiritual formation, ecological education and fellowship. In addition, the SING was a finalist, among 160 applicants, for the prestigious McCormick Seminary Innovative Ministry Award. Cudos to the SING leadership team for developing such an important concept that can be replicated around the country.