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The Rev. Robert F. Humphrey to be installed as Lutheran bishop

By | 2017-09-08T10:35:37+00:00 September 8th, 2017|News|

The Rev. Robert F. Humphrey will be installed as bishop of the Virginia Synod - Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) on Saturday, September 9, 1 PM at First Presbyterian Church, Waynesboro. Presiding Bishop Elizabeth [...]

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A day to remember Charlottesville: September 12th

By | 2017-09-08T10:38:04+00:00 September 7th, 2017|News|

Charlottesville. It is the name of a city with a long and rich history, and an area of beauty and peace. That has changed, however. On a Saturday in August rally and protest turned into [...]

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

By | 2017-08-31T13:39:21+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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