News

/News/

Celebrating ACTS by the Numbers

This year ACTS, The Ambassadors Community for Theological Study, is celebrating 15 years! Stared by the Rev. Dr. Jean Bozeman because of a need for trained lay leadership in congregations, ACTS has evolved into a premier educational resource for all congregational [...]

By | April 6th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Celebrating ACTS by the Numbers

All Things Grow With Love

Clocks have been set forward, and spring has officially sprung, which for anyone with a green thumb means it's gardening season. For those that like to take root as the weather gets warmer small garden [...]

By | March 30th, 2017|News|Comments Off on All Things Grow With Love

The Soul of SolSup

This week we're hearing from The Rev. Andrew Tucker of Christ Lutheran Church in Radford on a new initiative, SolSup, infusing activism and education into the typical congregational potluck suppers. What do we do when [...]

By | March 23rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on The Soul of SolSup

ACTS: Introduction of the Old Testament

This past Saturday kicked off the beginning of the  2017 Spring ACTS (The Ambassadors Community for Theological Study) course in Waynesboro, Wytheville, and Chesapeake. ACTS is intended to enrich and equip laity for intentional service as ambassadors for Christ in homes, [...]

By | March 16th, 2017|News|Comments Off on ACTS: Introduction of the Old Testament

7th Day: Everything We Have

7th Day, the Virginia Synod youth event for 5th and 6th-grades was held over the weekend of March 4-5 at Eagle Eyrie Baptist Convention Center in Lynchburg. Over 190 youth and adults made up Shepard Groups that [...]

By | March 9th, 2017|News|Comments Off on 7th Day: Everything We Have

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