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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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LAUNCH 2017

By | 2017-07-31T12:00:30+00:00 July 20th, 2017|News|

LAUNCH is an event for recent high school graduates led by Pastor Dave Delaney, and his summer intern, Emma Kessler. Held on the campus of Roanoke College in Salem from July 9-13, LAUNCH helps participants [...]

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Letter of Thanks from Bishop Mauney to the Virginia Synod for Retirement Gift

By | 2017-06-20T15:41:33+00:00 June 20th, 2017|News|

Dear sisters and brothers at the Virginia Synod, Lynda and I would like to thank you all for the gracious gifts of appreciation that were sent in for my retirement. It may be that you [...]

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