Lenten Program

Stories of the Beloved Community Lenten program begins Wednesday, February 21, at 6pm at Allen Chapel AME Church. The theme this week is: “ The Spirit drove Jesus into the wilderness to be tested. Think of a time when race felt like a wilderness to you. How were you tested? ” Bring a dish to share and a story to tell and join us for this bridge-building conversation.   Lenten … [Read more...]

Concert & Evensong March 11 at 5pm

Caravanserai is a flexible chamber ensemble from Staunton, Virginia that brings chamber music to a variety of formal and informal settings. The group has three core members (Yi-Ping Chen – oboe, Eleanor Graham – cello, Jessica Embach Jankauskas – viola), but adds or subtracts musicians based on the diverse repertoire being performed, which spans from early Classical period to the newest … [Read more...]

Carl Broman Concert Feb. 18

February 18 at 5pm Carl Broman Series presents Gail Archer, organist Ms. Archer plays a mixed program of Baroque music, American women composers, and Russian pieces from her new CD, A Russian Journey, including Mussorgsky’s Night on Bald Mountain. A reception will follow in McCracken Hall. … [Read more...]

Ash Wednesday Services

At Trinity 10:30am 7:30pm At Emmanuel 7:30am 12:00pm … [Read more...]

Youth Sunday Sermon

Youth Sunday Speaker: Harriet Tankard     … [Read more...]


The Rev. John Lane. This sermon is based on Mark 1:21-22. They went to Capernaum; and when the sabbath came, he entered the synagogue and taught. They were astounded at his teaching, for he taught them as one having authority, and not as the scribes. Who was once called “the most trusted man in America?” Walter Cronkite. His catchphrase was “That’s the way it is,” and we believed him. … [Read more...]

Bishop’s Convention Sermon

Please download the Bishop's convention sermon here! … [Read more...]

What’s a “Canon Theologian”?

The Rev. Paul Nancarrow The Diocese of Southwestern Virginia has entered a new season of mission. We are guiding our diocesan programs, activities, and staff according to a Mission Action Plan. We are sending out deacons and supply priests to missional ministry in local congregations. We are experimenting in Living Local: Joining God with several parishes, their clergy, and diocesan leadership. … [Read more...]

Speak, Lord, Your Servant is Listening

The Rev. Anne Grizzle Epiphany – we are in the season of Epiphany.  Have you ever had an Epiphany?  An Aha, awakening, light showing, God appearing moment?  The little boy Samuel in our Old Testament lesson had one, while he was trying to get some sleep in the temple.  Nathaniel, the Galilean man without guile, had an Epiphany when a stranger spoke to him in a way that … [Read more...]

The Ordination of The Rev. Anne Grizzle

Saturday, January 6 at 11:00am at Trinity Reception to follow in McCracken Hall All are welcome! … [Read more...]