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Services announced by local churches (7/21/2021) - Special services and other activities in churches this week include the following: Abingdon Episcopal Abingdon Episcopal Church, White Marsh, will hold a service of Holy Eucharist at 9 a.m. Sunday,…
Ware Church Choral School to host summer program (7/21/2021) - The Ware Episcopal Church Choral School will host a summer program for students and interested singers the week of Aug. 23-26 from 9 a.m. until noon each day. The camp…
Curtis Hyler & Jubilation (7/21/2021) - The gospel music group Curtis Hyler & Jubilation of Greenville, N.C., will perform locally, appearing at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Gwynn’s Island Church of the Nazarene, 1009 Cricket Hill…
Services announced by local churches (7/14/2021) - Special services and other activities in churches this week include the following: Abingdon Episcopal Abingdon Episcopal Church, White Marsh, will hold Holy Eucharist at 9 a.m. Sunday. It will be…
Grand opening (7/14/2021) - Helping the Homeless opened its new thrift store, located at 7028 George Washington Memorial Highway south of Gloucester Court House, on July 1. Pictured above is Pastor Wendy Roundy (second…
Services announced by local churches (7/7/2021) - Special services and other activities in churches this week include the following: Apostles Lutheran Apostles Lutheran Church, Gloucester, will hold in-person worship at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. The service can also…
In-person worship (7/7/2021) - Apostles Lutheran Church in Gloucester returned to in-person worship on Sunday after 16 months of holding online services. This photo was taken as the congregation shared the peace during the…
Wonder at Ware to hold first in-person concert Saturday (7/7/2021) - Ware Episcopal Church will host its first in-person “Wonder at Ware” concert since the pandemic began this Saturday at 7 p.m. Tredegar Brass Band will perform this free, hour-long concert…
Bethany Methodist welcomes new pastor (7/7/2021) - Bethany United Methodist Church, Gloucester Point, has welcomed its new pastor, the Rev. Moonsup “Paul” Song. He has been in ministry for many years, most recently in Christiansburg. His educational…
Ordination (7/7/2021) - Pastor Yosub Namgung was ordained an Elder in the United Methodist Church at its annual conference on June 14 by Bishop Sharma D. Lewis. He is pictured with his wife,…
Abingdon Holy Rollers (6/30/2021) - The Abingdon Holy Rollers, a group of cycling enthusiasts from Abingdon and Ware Episcopal churches in Gloucester and St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Ivy, recently met for a ride from…
Services announced by local churches (6/30/2021) - Special services and other activities in churches this week include the following: Abingdon Episcopal Abingdon Episcopal Church, White Marsh, will hold Mass on the Grass and Freedom from Pandemic Celebration…
St. Thomas Anglican now operating as Refuge Mission (6/30/2021) - Refuge Mission is a new name with a new affiliation for St. Thomas Anglican Mission. The new church continues to be pastored by its founder, the Rev. Jason Hess, and…
Dr. Stallworth new pastor of Mathews Chapel UMC (6/30/2021) - The Rev. Dr. Marcus Stallworth, a native of Danville, Kentucky, will be the new pastor at Mathews Chapel United Methodist Church, Cobbs Creek, starting Sunday. Stallworth earned two bachelor’s degrees…
Askew new pastor at Bethel-St. Matthew (6/30/2021) - The Rev. Kristie Askew is the new pastor at the Bethel-St. Matthew United Methodist Charge in Mathews. She has been a licensed local pastor in the Virginia Conference of the…
Father’s Day celebration (6/30/2021) - Liberty Live Church in Gloucester hosted Father’s Day events at Mathews Memorial Library on June 12 and at Wilson’s Farmer’s Market in Gloucester on June 19. Children made Father’s Day…
Services announced by local churches (6/23/2021) - Special services and other activities in churches this week include the following: Abingdon Episcopal Abingdon Episcopal Church, White Marsh, will hold Holy Eucharist in-person at 7:45 a.m. Sunday. Holy Eucharist…
Food pantry donation (6/23/2021) - The Rev. Ronald W. Gayle Sr., president of RevGayle.org, Inc., and his wife, Deaconess Angela Gayle, vice president of RevGayle.org, recently donated 50 half-gallons of milk to the New Mount…
Grace Covenant to hold patriotic celebration (6/23/2021) - Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church, Gloucester, will offer a patriotic Independence Day celebration in the church sanctuary at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 5. The celebration, now in its seventh year,…
Last service (6/23/2021) - Sunday will be the last service in Mathews for Pastor Yosub Namjung and his wife Minjung. They will leave the Bethel-St. Matthew Charge for Lower United Methodist Church in Hartfield.
Juneteenth celebration in Gloucester on Saturday (6/16/2021) - A coalition of local religious and civic organizations will hold the second annual local celebration of Juneteenth from 5:30-7 p.m. on Saturday, June 19, at the First United Baptist Church,…
Services announced by local churches (6/16/2021) - Special services and other activities in churches this week include the following: Abingdon Episcopal Abingdon Episcopal Church, White Marsh, will hold Holy Eucharist in-person at 7:45 a.m. Sunday. Holy Eucharist,…
Return to the sanctuary (6/16/2021) - Members of Singleton United Methodist Church, Schley, have returned to the sanctuary after more than a year of shutdown because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Fellowship and worship are being enjoyed,…
Celtic music (6/16/2021) - Strings & Things Quartet will perform traditional music at the first Celtic Service since the pandemic to be held at 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Kingston Parish Chapel, 370 Main Street,…
Meals to go (6/16/2021) - Members of Bethany United Methodist Church, Gloucester Point, recently prepared and delivered 34 meals to members who are shut in or having health concerns. The workers included, from left, Judy…