Philippi: More beautiful than ever
The bell tower of Philippi Christian Church in Deltaville has been restored to its original appearance, as it looked when it was added to the 1885 sanctuary in 1914. Since about 1960, the belfry had been covered with siding, which was torn off by the April 16, 2011 tornado.
04.04.2012Hermitage Baptist plans Easter activities
On Friday, April 6, at 7 p.m. Hermitage Baptist Church will hold a Good Friday Communion Service. On Saturday, April 7, at 10 a.m. Hermitage will hold an Easter egg hunt for all children up to 6th grade age. Bring an Easter basket for the egg hunt. Light refreshments will be provided.
04.04.2012Christ Church plans Holy Week, Easter services
In the historic church, the week preceding the Feast of the Resurrection is called “Holy Week” and is a period of serious fasting, penitence and prayer. Its solemn liturgies recall the final days of Jesus’ earthly ministry and prepare the faithful to more fully understand and embrace the joy of Easter Sunday.
04.04.2012Rev. Duhon to lead UUFR Easter service
On Easter Sunday, April 8, Rev. Kathy Duhon will speak at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of the Rappahannock (UUFR). Rev. Duhon says, “We will explore the deep heart of this most important Christian celebration, Easter, through personal story and scriptural understanding.