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Our Lutheran Response to Refugees from All Over the World

A statement from Bishop James F. Mauney: In 1944-1945, German soldiers who had invaded Europe fought against our own sons and daughters, were brought as prisoners of war and placed in camps near Timberville, in [...]

By | February 9th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Our Lutheran Response to Refugees from All Over the World

Blessings in a Cup

“Got a case of the Mondays?” For a lot of people, Mondays can seem like the worst day of the week. Waking up earlier and getting back into a routine at work or school can [...]

By | February 9th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Blessings in a Cup

Winter Celebration: Ridgeline

Winter Celebration, the Virginia Synod youth event for 9th through 12th graders was held over the weekends of January 20-22 and January 27-29 at Eagle Eyrie Baptist Convention Center in Lynchburg. This year over 400 [...]

By | February 9th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Winter Celebration: Ridgeline

Planning Winter Celebration

Winter Celebration, the Virginia Synod youth event for 9th through 12th graders held its first-weekend last week, from January 20th to the 22nd. This coming weekend will be the second weekend for the event. Anticipation is [...]

By | February 9th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Planning Winter Celebration

Come In From The Cold

  For many of us, chilly winter months mean lots of time spent shut in and bundled up to stay warm and comfortable. At St. Luke's of Culpeper, winter’s harsh weather is an opportunity to [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Come In From The Cold

The Top 10 Moments from 2016 in the Virginia Synod!

  We've had a great 2016 here in the Virginia Synod! Now that the year is coming to a close we're taking some time now to look back and celebrate the best moments of 2016! [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on The Top 10 Moments from 2016 in the Virginia Synod!

The Virginia Synod Christmas Tree Decoration Contest Entries

This year we invited you to show off your Christmas Tree style in The 2016 Virginia Synod Christmas Tree Decoration Contest! With plenty of fantastic submissions, we're taking a moment to share all of the trees [...]

By | December 22nd, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on The Virginia Synod Christmas Tree Decoration Contest Entries

Chrismons: See the Reason for the Season

For some, the start of the Christmas season begins as soon as they see their first Christmas ad on TV. For others, the season returns as they watch the Advent Wreath lit. For me, it's [...]

By | December 16th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Chrismons: See the Reason for the Season

Lost and Found: God is Great God is Good

For families that say grace before mealtime, the prayer "God is great, God is good, and we thank him for our food, by his hands, we all are fed, give us Lord, our daily bread" [...]

By | December 6th, 2016|Blog, Youth|Comments Off on Lost and Found: God is Great God is Good

Confirmation Class Field Trip

This past Election Tuesday was a day for five confirmation students to reflect on the role of the church outside their home congregation with a unique trip. For over 20 years, Epiphany Lutheran in Richmond [...]

By | December 6th, 2016|Blog, Youth|Comments Off on Confirmation Class Field Trip