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To Speak in Parables: 2018 Spring ACTS Course

This past Saturday kicked off the beginning of the 2018 Spring ACTS (The Ambassadors Community for Theological Study) course in Waynesboro, Wytheville, and Yorktown. ACTS is intended to enrich and equip laity for intentional service as [...]

By | 2018-03-15T14:40:27+00:00 March 15th, 2018|Blog, News|Comments Off on To Speak in Parables: 2018 Spring ACTS Course

Do Justice- March 13, 2018

Welcome to Do Justice, a bi-monthly newsletter of the Virginia Synod, lifting up God’s call and command that we, God’s people, do justice. You will find helpful info about justice ministries in congregations, around [...]

By | 2018-04-25T15:33:32+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Do Justice, News|Comments Off on Do Justice- March 13, 2018

Conference of Bishops Statement on March for Our Lives

The ELCA Conference of Bishops, in solidarity with our children and youth, has approved the following statement supporting the March for our Lives on March 24. Bishop Humphrey, along with 60 other Bishops of the ELCA, has signed [...]

By | 2018-03-08T09:39:44+00:00 March 7th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Conference of Bishops Statement on March for Our Lives

Bishop Humphrey’s Response to the Parkland, FL High School Shooting

Jesus… asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?” And they answered him, “John the Baptist; others Elijah; and still others, one of the prophets.” He asked them, “Who do you say that [...]

By | 2018-02-27T10:29:21+00:00 February 27th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Bishop Humphrey’s Response to the Parkland, FL High School Shooting

Daily Devotions for Lent from the Tapestry Team

You are invited to follow daily devotions for Lent that will be posted on the Virginia Synod Facebook page, Instagram, and Twitter. Each day a new devotion, written by folks from around the Virginia Synod, [...]

By | 2018-02-09T09:35:34+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Blog, News|Comments Off on Daily Devotions for Lent from the Tapestry Team