Tag: strengthening congregations

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 […]

Re-Imagining Community Across Racial and Denominational Lines

The Ongoing Journey of Leeds Episcopal Church and Mt. Morris Primitive Baptist Church It all began with the simple act of making an unscheduled stop while driving down the road.  The Rev. Justin McIntosh, rector […]

ChurchNext: Build Your Parish Community Online

By: Liz Brignac, ChurchNext Trinity Episcopal Church in Upperville is facing a challenge. Parishioners are maintaining their numbers at Sunday services, but involvement in weekly activities like adult Christian formation and Bible study is diminishing. […]

Churches Working Together in Community

In some parts of the 80,000-strong Diocese of Virginia, The Episcopal Church is like a Starbucks coffee shop, with a church, it seems, on every corner. Those communities are being touched by God in many ways.

Church Restoration Funding

If your parish is planning a restoration of your church, one or more of these websites may be helpful in securing financial support for your project. Joe Junod, a member of Christ Church, Spotsylvania, compiled […]