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Services announced by local churches (10/13/2021) - Special services and other activities in churches this week include the following: Abingdon Episcopal Abingdon Episcopal Church, White Marsh, will hold Holy Eucharist services at 8 a.m. and 10:30 Sunday.…
Outdoor service (10/13/2021) - Beech Grove Baptist Church, Hayes, continues to hold worship services outdoors. There is a choice to remain in the car in the parking lot or have a chair on the…
Apostles Lutheran sends donations to local groups (10/13/2021) - Apostles Lutheran Church, Gloucester, mailed out $500 donations each this week to the GUEST homeless shelter, Gloucester Mathews Care Clinic, Bread for Life Food Pantry, and the Middle Peninsula-Northern Neck…
Snack Packs (10/13/2021) - Singleton United Methodist Church, Schley, has resumed assembly of Snack Packs for Peasley Middle School. Pictured are, from left, Butch Smith, Brian VanAtta, Frank West, Ted Bartley and Denise Hutchins.
Services announced by local churches (10/6/2021) - Special services and other activities in churches this week include the following: Abingdon Episcopal Abingdon Episcopal Church, White Marsh, will hold Holy Eucharist services at 8 a.m. and 10:30 Sunday.…
ArtWalk at Ware (10/6/2021) - Ware Episcopal Church in Gloucester held its third ArtWalk on Saturday, showcasing artwork from county students on the grounds of the historic church. Other features include activities for children such…
Active days at Bethany (10/6/2021) - Bethany United Methodist Church, Gloucester Point, photo at left, installed Kris Kent as its Children and Youth Ministry Director in a ceremony held on Sunday, Sept. 19. She formerly held…
Services announced by local churches (9/29/2021) - Special services and other activities in churches this week include the following: Abingdon Episcopal Abingdon Episcopal Church, White Marsh, will hold Holy Eucharist services at 8 a.m. and 10:30 Sunday.…
Baptism (9/29/2021) - Brad West, foreground, was baptized Sunday in the Piankatank River by Pastors Steven and Antichella Forrest of Kingdom Covenant Ministries Church in Cobbs Creek. Also taking part in the rite…
Soul Café (9/29/2021) - Members, friends and neighbors of Bethany United Methodist Church at Gloucester Point gathered on Sunday, Sept. 19, for a service of praise and worship held on the church lawn. Live…
Ware Church to host third ArtWalk Saturday (9/29/2021) - Ware Episcopal Church is hosting its third Wonder at Ware Community ArtWalk from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the church on Route 14, Gloucester. This free community event…
Knitted items at Central UMC (9/29/2021) - Many knitted, crocheted blankets and yarn-stitched crayon boxes were on display during services at Central United Methodist Church in Mathews on Sunday, Sept. 12. Church members and others in the…
Services announced by local churches (9/22/2021) - Special services and other activities in churches this week include the following: Abingdon Episcopal Abingdon Episcopal Church, White Marsh, will worship at 8 and 10:30 a.m. on Sunday. The 10:30…
Zion Poplars welcomes new pastor this week (9/22/2021) - The congregation of Zion Poplars Baptist Church, Gloucester, will welcome this week its new pastor and his wife, the Rev. and Mrs. Ronald W. Gayle Sr. His first Sunday service…
Rev. Riley receives award from Gov. Northam (9/22/2021) - The Rev. Douglas D. Riley, pastor of Shepherdsville Baptist Church, Ark, and an employee of the Virginia Retirement System, received one of 11 Governor’s Honor Awards granted on Sept. 15…
140th anniversary (9/22/2021) - Petsworth Baptist Church, Gloucester, will celebrate its 140th anniversary with a special service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Streeter Wiatt, the great-great-grandson of Elder William Wiatt, the church’s first pastor,…
Services announced by local churches (9/15/2021) - Special services and other activities in churches this week include the following: Apostles Lutheran Apostles Lutheran Church, Gloucester, will hold in-person worship on at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. The service can…
9/11 service (9/15/2021) - Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church, Gloucester Main Street, held a remembrance ceremony for the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks this past Saturday. The Rev. Doug Nagel (above right) led…
Assisting refugees (9/8/2021) - Bethel United Methodist Church, Onemo, took up a collection of hygiene items, diapers and detergent last week to be given to the International Rescue Committee to assist Afghan refugees. Member…
Ware ArtWalk (9/8/2021) - Elementary-level students who took part in the Wonder at Ware ArtWalk held at Ware Episcopal Church in Gloucester created these works of art and the rector, the Rev. Scott Parnell,…
FlatTones (9/8/2021) - The Church of the Visitation, Topping, will celebrate the completion of its New Worship Area with a special dinner program from 5-9 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 2, with a rain…
Services announced by local churches (9/8/2021) - Special services and other activities in churches this week include the following: Abingdon Episcopal Abingdon Episcopal Church, White Marsh, will hold Holy Eucharist services at 8 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday.…
Services announced by local churches (9/1/2021) - 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…
Apostles Lutheran becomes ‘Reconciling in Christ’ church (9/1/2021) - Gloucester’s Apostles Lutheran Church has become a “Reconciling in Christ” church after over two years of working toward this goal. Reconciling in Christ, according to the church’s welcome statement, means…
Baptism (9/1/2021) - First Baptist Church, Ordinary, recently had a baptism at Gloucester Point Beach. Taking part were, front row from left, Deacon Keith Osborne, Tristan Butler, Jordyn Butler; back row, Deacon Albert…
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