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ACTS Awards Seven at Immanuel, Bluefield and Central, Burkes Garden

There was much to celebrate over the weekend at Immanuel Lutheran in Bluefield West Virginia, and Central Lutheran in Burkes Garden. Special worship leaders and guests from throughout the synod joined these congregations to celebrate [...]

By | 2018-06-21T15:18:16+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Blog, News|Comments Off on ACTS Awards Seven at Immanuel, Bluefield and Central, Burkes Garden

Bishop Humphrey’s Response to the Santa Fe High School Shooting

“Thus says the Lord: A voice is heard in Ramah, lamentation and bitter weeping. Rachel is weeping for her children; she refuses to be comforted for her children, because they are no more.” (Jeremiah 31:15) [...]

By | 2018-05-18T15:07:30+00:00 May 18th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Bishop Humphrey’s Response to the Santa Fe High School Shooting

The Rev. John Wertz, Jr named Director for Evangelical Mission/Assistant to the Bishop

On July 1, 2018, the Rev. John Wertz, Jr. will join the staff of the Virginia Synod, ELCA as the ELCA Director for Evangelical Mission/Assistant to the Bishop. In his primary role as Director for [...]

By | 2018-05-14T16:10:20+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Blog, News|Comments Off on The Rev. John Wertz, Jr named Director for Evangelical Mission/Assistant to the Bishop

Bishop Humphrey and the ”Army Chaplain Experience”

This week we're hearing from Bishop Humphrey about his recent “Army Chaplain Experience” at Fort Bragg in North Carolina. I had the opportunity to attend the “Army Chaplain Experience” at Fort Bragg, North Carolina from [...]

By | 2018-05-14T16:05:07+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Blog, News|Comments Off on Bishop Humphrey and the ”Army Chaplain Experience”