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United Lutheran Appeal Contributions by Congregation 2015 Appeal

By | 2017-07-28T09:37:16+00:00 February 3rd, 2016|News|

2015 was the final year of The United Lutheran Appeal (ULA), a fundraising effort of the Virginia Synod to bring out eight mission partners together under the same umbrella. We believe that the ULA has [...]

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MLK Day, Off of Work and On for Service: Volunteers Work To Benefit Luke’s Backpack

By | 2017-07-28T09:37:17+00:00 January 22nd, 2016|News|

On Monday, Jan. 18, in Shenandoah County, one group of people decided to take their day off and volunteer in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. so that children would have food during the weekends [...]

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Winter Celebration is still *ON* as of Wednesday Morning

By | 2016-01-20T13:52:19+00:00 January 20th, 2016|News|

To Virginia Synod Winter Celebration Week 2 participants: As of Wednesday Morning, we are going ahead with our event this weekend. Unless forecasts dramatically worsen, Eagle Eyrie *WILL* be open. Congregations are welcome to arrive [...]

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The Wideness of God’s Kingdom: Justice Conversations in 2016

By | 2017-07-28T09:37:17+00:00 January 19th, 2016|News|

This article is written by Rev. Aaron Fuller, who serves as Pastor at St. Andrew Lutheran and Holy Communion Lutheran Churches, both in Portsmouth, VA.  In addition he serves bi-vocationally as a chaplain in the U.S. [...]

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On Diversity & Inclusion: History Lessons, Threats, & Christmas

By | 2015-12-22T10:42:09+00:00 December 22nd, 2015|News|

I am an assistant wrestling coach at a local high school in Virginia Beach.  This past Thursday, after getting home from practice, I got a phone call from a number in Harrisonburg.  Curious, I picked [...]

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