Category: Mission & Outreach

The Episcopal Church of Jordan and the “Other” Refugee

There has been a lot of press in the past year about the crisis in the Middle East, particularly as it relates to Syrian refugees. Many of our churches in the Diocese of Virginia have […]

Cuba: A Growing Church

It’s a mysterious and magical place, Cuba, where an atmosphere of hope gives “new life” to faith. The Rt. Rev. Griselda Delgado del Carpio and the Episcopal Diocese of Cuba welcomed a mission group from St. […]

Grace in Oak Grove

In early April 2015, a small group of parishioners, led by the Rev. Rodney Gordon, gathered in the Parish Hall of St. Peter’s in Oak Grove following a Vestry meeting. The group prayed for God’s […]

An Imam and a Priest Walk into a Conversation…

At first they were unlikely friends: an Episcopal priest serving a parish in Northern Virginia and a Muslim Imam. But a meeting to plan an interfaith Thanksgiving Service turned into something more, enriching the lives […]

Letting Go through Fasting

Joint Lenten Tuesday Fast Diocese of Davao and the Diocese of Virginia Stewardship of Creation Committee On the Tuesdays during Lent, the Stewardship of Creation Committee invites you to fast from food from sunup to […]