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About Emily Pilat

Emily Pilat is the Director of Communications for the Virginia Synod. She is a graduate of the University of Mary Washington where she earned her BA in in English with a concentration in Creative Writing, and a minor in Digital Studies. If you have an announcement, upcoming event, or news story idea you would like to share, get in touch with Emily via email [email protected] or by phone (540) 389-1000

Virginia Synod, ELCA Statement on August 12th Rally in Charlottesville Virginia

By | 2017-08-17T15:39:54+00:00 August 11th, 2017|News|

As members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), we stand against all forms of hatred and discrimination. We believe that cultural, ethnic and racial differences should be seen and celebrated as what God [...]

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At the Water’s Edge 2017 VA Synod Junior High Servant Event

By | 2017-08-03T14:51:08+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|News|

This past week, 43 participants from nine different Virginia Synod congregations attended the Junior High Servant Event – our Synod’s week-long servant experience for rising 7th – 9th graders. This annual event has been hosted [...]

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Kairos: “Judged – Justified – Redeemed”

By | 2017-07-28T09:37:07+00:00 July 7th, 2017|News|

Kairos, the Virginia Synod youth event for rising 8th through rising 12th graders was held this past week, June 26th-30th at the campus of Roanoke College in Salem. This year over 170 youth and adult [...]

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Letter of Thanks from Bishop Mauney to the Virginia Synod for Retirement Gift

By | 2017-06-20T15:41:33+00:00 June 20th, 2017|News|

Dear sisters and brothers at the Virginia Synod, Lynda and I would like to thank you all for the gracious gifts of appreciation that were sent in for my retirement. It may be that you [...]

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