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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

ForwardingFaith Congregational Training in Blacksburg has been POSTPONED

By | 2017-12-08T12:07:17+00:00 December 8th, 2017|News|

Unfortunately, due to inclement weather in our presenter's area, we are unable to offer the ForwardingFaith congregational training Saturday, December 9th at St. Michael Lutheran Church. The training has been rescheduled for : Saturday, January [...]

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Deck the Halls! 2017 Virginia Synod Christmas Decoration Contest

By | 2017-11-30T15:37:58+00:00 November 30th, 2017|News|

Submissions are now open for the 2017 Virginia Synod Christmas Decoration Contest! Congregations and individuals are both welcome to enter their decorations in one of three categories: Chrismons tree, Christmas tree, or Advent wreath for this year's contest! To [...]

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Virginia Synod Announces New Staffing Plan For 2018

By | 2017-11-20T11:22:52+00:00 November 20th, 2017|News|

Bishop Bob Humphrey, in consultation with the Synod Council, has announced a new plan for synod staff beginning on January 1st, 2018. The plan is designed to provide as much support as possible in [...]

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Celebrating the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation

By | 2017-11-08T13:59:46+00:00 October 31st, 2017|News|

Across the globe, Lutherans gathered to observe the 500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, and many great celebrations happened right here in Virginia! From Pastors transforming into Martin Luther to musical celebrations, there were many [...]

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