Rappahannock District Youth Choir celebrates 20th year; concerts planned
RDYC was organized in 1992 by director Aaron Ward of Middlesex. Ward was a junior in high school at the time participating in the conference youth choir. He was determined to start a program for the youth of the district. That year 20 youth met at Urbanna United Methodist Church for the weekend and sang at a district event.
06.29.2011Habitat Middlesex breaks ground on fifth house
Habitat for Humanity of Middlesex recently held a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the beginning of construction for its fifth Middlesex home. The Habitat Board selected the Lundy family for the current build and hopes to complete the home in 6-9 months.
06.29.2011Immanuel to celebrate anniversary
On Sunday, July 3, Immanuel Baptist Church in Saluda will celebrate its 96th anniversary at 11 a.m. The special guest will be the Rev. Nicholas Thomas, pastor of Mohorn Missionary Baptist Church of Opelousas, La., in the Plaisance community.
06.29.2011Lower Methodist Church welcomes new pastor
Lower United Methodist Church (LUMC) in Hartfield is pleased to announce the appointment of its new pastor, Dr. Barry Burkholder. Dr. Burkholder will lead the service and deliver the sermon at both Sunday services at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. on July 3. He comes to LUMC from Clifton Forge, where he has served for the past three years.