World AIDS Day

December 1st is World AIDS Day… a day to remember those we have lost and those who are either living with this disease of affected in someway. A day to show support, friendship and love to all those infected, a day to remember that we stand with each and everyone.


Beer & Carols


Beer & Carols…. We will gather at 6pm Sunday, December 2nd at the New District Brewing Company (2709 S. Oakland Street, Arlington, VA 22206~it looks like an industrial area) to sing some good, old-fashioned Christmas hymns together.  We’re looking on arranging for family friendly food and beverages – so plan on bringing your family, and some friends!

Annual Toy Drive

Once again, we are partnering with Volunteer Alexandria and the City of Alexandria Department of Community and Human Services to collect new, unwrapped toys for children aged 0-12 years.  We will place them in the bin near the stage during our worship services.  The last day of our collection will be Sunday, December 9th.

Transgender Day of Remembrance

The 10th Annual Northern Virginia Interfaith Transgender Day of Remembrance Service will be held Tuesday, November 20th from 7-9pm at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax (2709 Hunter Mill Road, Oakton Virginia) will host this interfaith service to memorialize those who have been killed over the previous year as a result of transphobia, or the hatred or fear of transgender and gender non-conforming people.  For more information, contact

November 10 Alive Fundraiser

Our ministry partner, ALIVE!, is holding their 4th annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser on Saturday, November 10th at the Durant Center in Old Town.  For more information, or to register, please visit  Because of your offerings, CBC is able to support this initiative with a generous sponsorship.