Church of the Holy Cross
2455 Gallows Road
Dunn Loring, VA 22027-1225

703.698.1561 fax

Join us for Christmas!

Come celebrate the season with prayers, lessons and music, as we welcome the infant Jesus. We will have two services on Christmas Eve and one on Christmas Day. You are welcome any time.

  • Christmas Eve, December 24, 4:00 p.m. Service of Holy Eucharist with a Come-As-You-Are pageant. Children are invited to pick up a costume on the way in and join in the Christmas Story during the service.
  • Christmas Eve, December 24, 10:30 p.m. The choir will offer Christmas carols, with the congregation invited to join in.
  • Christmas Eve, December 24, 11:00 p.m. Service of Holy Eucharist with harp and choir followed by midnight reception.
  • Christmas Day, December 25, 10:00 a.m. Service of Holy Eucharist with carols

Be an Angel!

Thank you to all who took ornaments from the Angel Tree, to help provide struggling families with Christmas gifts and groceries. Gifts are to be returned to the church on Thursday, Dec. 18. Food should be delivered by 9:00 Saturday morning, Dec. 20.

Light in the Darkness: A Service of Comfort

Please join us on Sunday, December 21 at 5:00 p.m. for a special worship service to let go of grief and focus our hearts on hope. This service of lessons and prayers will acknowledge the struggle we sometimes have during the holiday season when we have experienced a loss or other hardship.

OWLS January Meeting

The HC OWLS (Older, Wiser and Laughing Souls) will meet on Thursday, January 8th at 11:30 am in the Parish Hall for a brown bag lunch and our annual Epiphany party with gift exchange. Please bring a white elephant gift or a “regift” item. Please join us for fun and fellowship! Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, cookies and drinks will be available.

Gift Card Program

As you do your shopping this year, consider giving a gift to the church at no additional cost to you. Click here for more information.

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Pledge for 2015 Online

Click on the Reach icon to submit your pledge for 2015.

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Your confidential message will go directly to our Finance Manager.

If you can make it work, please keep up your pledge, even if you are away. This helps our finance office make timely payments for our mission and ministries from an available cash flow. Thank you, thank you, thank you!


Worship and Education


8:00, 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.
Holy Eucharist Services

9:15 a.m.
Gospel time for children ages 4 through grade 5

10:00 a.m.
Sunday School Classes:
ages 4 - 2nd grade
3rd - 5th grade
6th - 8th grade
9th - 12th grade
Adult Education


10:30 a.m. – Bible Study

Seeking Rector

Holy Cross is currently seeking a rector to lead our vibrant, active congregation. Our parish profile provides an in-depth look at our congregation and what we seek in our next spiritual leader. Please take a look, and consider whether we are a good fit.

Listen to Sermons

Register your child for Sunday School here.

Office Hours

Tuesday-Friday 10:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.