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Transition Team Formed to Prepare for 2017 Bishop Election

This year Bishop James Mauney officially announced that he will be retiring after his current term as Bishop of the Virginia Synod ends in May of 2017. This news has led to appreciation for our [...]

By | 2017-07-28T09:37:18+00:00 November 19th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Transition Team Formed to Prepare for 2017 Bishop Election

“Who’s My Neighbor?” Part One: The Neighbor in the Neighborhood By: Mary Sue Dreier

This is a guest article written by Dr. Mary Sue Dreier, one of our keynote speakers for the 2016 Virginia Synod Assembly. Dr. Dreier is the Associate Professor of Pastoral Care and Missional Leadership as [...]

By | 2017-07-28T09:37:18+00:00 November 12th, 2015|News|Comments Off on “Who’s My Neighbor?” Part One: The Neighbor in the Neighborhood By: Mary Sue Dreier

The Gospel in a Digital World: Making Sermons Available Online

Each week Pastors spend time studying a biblical text, prayerfully meditating, doing background research, and coming up with personal illustrations. All leading up to the sermon that they (usually) deliver on a Sunday morning. If [...]

By | 2017-07-28T09:37:19+00:00 October 8th, 2015|News|Comments Off on The Gospel in a Digital World: Making Sermons Available Online

Free Food For The Food Pantry: Grace Lutheran & USDA Pair Up to Feed Families

With September being Hunger Awareness month, the volunteers at the Food Pantry at Grace Lutheran Church in Chesapeake were often seen in their orange t-shirts as they unloaded food, created packages, or filled out paperwork. [...]

By | 2017-07-28T09:37:19+00:00 September 24th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Free Food For The Food Pantry: Grace Lutheran & USDA Pair Up to Feed Families

Roanoke College Grad Begins Lutheran Year of Service

When thinking about life after graduation, most college seniors have their mind on getting a job that pays well. Paisley Le Roy, a 2015 graduate of Roanoke College, was thinking about serving others and how [...]

By | 2017-07-28T09:37:19+00:00 September 3rd, 2015|News|Comments Off on Roanoke College Grad Begins Lutheran Year of Service