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Bethany UMC celebrates 130th anniversary Sunday (9/20/2017) - Bethany United Methodist Church, Gloucester Point, will celebrate its 130th anniversary with Homecoming activities on Sunday beginning with an 11 a.m. service of worship and celebration with former minister, the…
Hall recognized for 49+ years of prison ministry work (9/20/2017) - A special recognition was held earlier this month at Newington Baptist Church, Gloucester, as the congregation celebrated the nearly half century of prison ministry work that Ellis Hall has performed.…
White Marsh Baptist to hold Community Festival Saturday (9/20/2017) - The White Marsh Baptist Church Outdoor Community Festival will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday at the church on Route 17, across from Wawa. Musical evangelists Eddie and…
Religion in early America topic of talk in Mathews (8/30/2017) - Religion in early America will be the topic of a presentation at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 13, at Kingston Parish House in Mathews. The lecture is sponsored by the…
Churches asked to take part in Recovery Sunday (8/2/2017) - The Middle Peninsula Opioid Addiction Task Force invites churches from across Virginia to participate in Recovery Sunday on Sept. 17, to kick off National Opioid and Heroin Awareness Week. Free…
Ware Episcopal to present ‘Godspell Jr.’ (7/26/2017) - Ware Episcopal Church will soon bring “Godspell Jr.” to the stage in the church’s first full-length youth production. While the church has hosted countless Christmas, Bible school and summer camp…
Bethel Baptist to mark 150th anniversary Sunday (7/12/2017) - The congregation of Bethel Baptist Church in Gloucester will convene at 10:30 a.m. Sunday to celebrate the church’s 150th anniversary. They will meet at the Founder’s Tree, a tree that…
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First Baptist Church marks 150th anniversary Sunday (6/21/2017) - One of Gloucester County’s older black churches will celebrate its 150th anniversary this Sunday by “Reflecting on the Past, Honoring the Present, and Providing a Legacy for the Future.” First…
Gloucester’s House of David draws from Judaism, Christianity (5/31/2017) -    When Barry Phillips started House of David over a decade ago, he knew he was being directed by God to lead a place where study of the Word would…
Parenting seminar offered at Grace Covenant (5/24/2017) - Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church, Gloucester, formerly First Presbyterian Church, is offering a free parenting seminar from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, June 2, at the church, 6470 Main Street.…
Gloucester’s First Presbyterian changes name, affiliation (5/17/2017) - Gloucester’s historic First Presbyterian Church has changed its name to “Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church,” and has affiliated with ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians, to better reflect its mission,…
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First Presbyterian to hold free family movie night (4/26/2017) - First Presbyterian Church, Gloucester, invites the public to its “Movies Under the Stars” series, which begins with the animated movie “Sing” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 5, on the church…
Bethany UMC donates $22,000 in One Great Hour of Sharing (4/19/2017) - To observe One Great Hour of Sharing, Bethany United Methodist Church, Gloucester Point, dispersed $22,000 to United Methodist agencies, and local agencies which work to improve the lives, and provide…
Holy Week services continue in counties (4/12/2017) - Holy Week services continue at noon today and Friday at Westville Christian Church, Mathews. The services by sponsored by the Mathews County Ministerial Association. The Rev. Lisa Blackmonson of Mathews…
Holy Week services planned in counties (4/5/2017) - In Gloucester Holy Week services in Gloucester will be held at 7 p.m. Monday through Friday at Gleaning Baptist Church, Dutton. They are sponsored by the Gloucester Union Relief Association…
Musical program to benefit Ward scholarship (3/29/2017) - A musical to benefit the Judy Ward scholarship will begin at 7 p.m. Sunday in Gwynn’s Island Baptist Church. Participating in the program will include Kim Person, David Shuber, Robin…
New York Polyphony to perform at Abingdon (3/15/2017) - The New York Polyphony will perform at 5 p.m. Saturday at Abingdon Episcopal Church, White Marsh, in the fourth concert this season in the Arts at Abingdon series. Admission is…
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Preparing the ashes (3/1/2017) - Kingston Episcopal Parish in Mathews burned last year’s Palm Sunday palm fronds on Sunday to use for this Ash Wednesday Imposition of Ashes services. Here, the Very Rev. Gary Barker,…
Male chorus singalong to mark Bethel’s 150th (3/1/2017) - Gloucester’s Bethel Baptist Church will celebrate its 150th anniversary during a special 150th Male Chorus Gospels and Spirituals Singalong on Saturday, March 25. At 4 p.m., male choruses from Gloucester,…
Re-Creation in Gloucester (3/1/2017) - Re-Creation, a national touring group, will present “40 Years of Worship” at 6 p.m. Sunday at Newington Baptist Church, Gloucester. The worship service will feature traditional and contemporary styles, sing-along,…
Harp ensemble to perform Sunday at Gloucester Point (2/22/2017) - The American Youth Harp Ensemble will perform in concert at 4 p.m. Sunday at Bethany United Methodist Church, Gloucester Point. Based in Richmond, the ensemble is made up of students…