Chapel will include brief reflections by Seminary Dean Sue Cockley and Seminary Associate Dean Nancy Heisey. We will also have a time of guided prayer for victims of the pandemic and for the unrest in our country and safety for the inauguration.
Back by popular demand: The Shenandoah Valley Storytellers Guild will bring the Christmas Scripture passages to life.
Longing for Light. We will fast forward the liturgical calendar by several days and begin our observance of Advent. Truly this is a year when our Advent longs are especially poignant.
Join us to pray for our community, our country and our world guided by prayers from the Iona Abbey Prayer Book.
Gather for a service featuring Election Day Communion. In the midst of the current polarization, meet God at the communion table. We will pray together: ‘Hear us Lord. Heal us Lord. Our hope is in you alone.
Join us for an All Saints Day Observance with candle lighting, remembrance prayers and a brief meditation by Courtney Joyner, Wesley Theological Seminary Liaison to the United Methodist seminary students.
Join us for the service of ministerial ordination in Virginia Mennonite Conference for Sarah Bixler, Instructor in Formation and Practical Theology. Rev. Clyde Kratz and Dr.Nancy Heisey will be officiating, with a meditation by Rev. Dr. Darrell Guder, Professor of Missional and Ecumenical Theology Emeritus, Princeton Theological Seminary.
Join us for a Service of Morning Prayers adapted from the book of Common Prayer with readings from Eugene Peterson’s The Jesus Way.
Mennonite pastor Rev. Michael Gulker, President, Colossian Forum will be preaching on Revelations 22:1-5 in a sermon entitled: “Leaves of the Tree of Life: Witnessing to Our End During a Very Messy Middle,” In the face of complex cultural issues, the Colossian Forum equips Christians to transform these conflicts into opportunities for spiritual growth and witness. Striving to....
Join us for a time of prayer from the Anabaptist Prayer Book with readings from Father Richard Rohr