“We are Ambassadors for Christ, God making His appeal through us!”

(II Corinthians 5:20)

Quick Facts

Lutherans in Virginia

  1. The Virginia Synod has 153 Lutheran congregations from far southwest Virginia to the coast join together to form the Virginia Synod which is a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The Lutheran congregations around Washington DC are a part of the Metro DC Synod.
  2. 4colorELCAstack-PMS-sm_03The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America was formed in 1988 and currently has over 9800 congregations and 4 million members in all 50 states.
  3. The average sized Lutheran Congregation in Virginia worships 85 people per Sunday.
  4. The oldest congregation in Virginia is Hebron Lutheran Church in Madison, Virginia which was founded in 1717.
  5. The newest congregation in Virginia is Grace and Glory Lutheran Church in Palmyria, Virginia which was founded in 2001.
  6. During an average year 1200 youth and adults attend Virginia Synod Youth Events.
  7. The Virginia Synod has a Wikipedia page: Wikipedia Page about VA Synod
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The oldest congregation in Virginia is Hebron Lutheran Church in Madison, Virginia

Grace and Glory

The newest congregation in Virginia is Grace and Glory Lutheran Church in Palmyria, Virginia

 

Upcoming Events

Mar
7
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all-day 7th Day
7th Day
Mar 7 – Mar 8 all-day
Mar
14
Sat
all-day ACTS Spring Course
ACTS Spring Course
Mar 14 all-day
ACTS Spring Course
The Ambassadors Community for Theological Study is intended to enrich and equip laity for intentional service as ambassadors for Christ in homes, churches, and in their communities. It [...]
Mar
15
Sun
3:00 pm Southern Conference Gathering @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Southern Conference Gathering @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Mar 15 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Southern Conference Gathering @ Trinity Lutheran Church  | Roanoke | Virginia | United States
Each of us has a voice for speaking the name of Jesus  to others, and we already have the stories about  Jesus working in [...]
Mar
22
Sun
3:00 pm Southern Valley Conference Gathering @ Grace Lutheran Church
Southern Valley Conference Gathe… @ Grace Lutheran Church
Mar 22 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Southern Valley Conference Gathering @ Grace Lutheran Church | Waynesboro | Virginia | United States
Each of us has a voice for speaking the name of Jesus  to others, and we already have the stories about  Jesus working in [...]
Apr
19
Sun
3:00 pm Germanna Conference @ Peace Lutheran Church
Germanna Conference @ Peace Lutheran Church
Apr 19 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Germanna Conference @ Peace Lutheran Church | Charlottesville | Virginia | United States
Each of us has a voice for speaking the name of Jesus  to others, and we already have the stories about  Jesus working in [...]
Apr
25
Sat
all-day ACTS Spring Course
ACTS Spring Course
Apr 25 all-day
ACTS Spring Course
The Ambassadors Community for Theological Study is intended to enrich and equip laity for intentional service as ambassadors for Christ in homes, churches, and in their communities. It [...]
all-day Lutheran Men in Mission Gathering–”The Challenging Message of Jesus” @ Roslyn Conference and Retreat Center
Lutheran Men in Mission Gatherin… @ Roslyn Conference and Retreat Center
Apr 25 – Apr 27 all-day
The theme for the Lutheran Men in Mission Gathering, held at the Roslyn Retreat Center, in Richmond, VA is ” The Challenging  Message of Jesus. ”  [...]
Apr
26
Sun
all-day Open House Event at Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary
Open House Event at Lutheran The…
Apr 26 – Apr 27 all-day
A two day event, the Open House is a chance for prospective students interested in attending seminary in order to earn their Master of Divinity, [...]

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