‘Father Robert’ comes to Church of the Visitation
Father Robert Cummins became administrator of The Church of the Visitation in Topping and Saint Frances deSales in Mathews on July 1. Although his official title is “administrator,” his duties will be the same as a pastor. “Father Robert,” as Father Cummins prefers, comes to Middlesex from Saint Therese, a 900-family parish in Chesapeake, where he was pastor for 11 years.
07.22.2009Confirmation service set at Christ Church
On Sunday, July 26, The Rt. Rev. David C. Jones, Suffragan Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia, will lead a 10 a.m. worship service, celebrate Holy Communion, and conduct the Rite of Confirmation at Christ Church in Middlesex County.
07.22.2009‘Son Rock Kids Camp’ VBS to begin Monday
Harmony Grove Baptist Church at the intersection of Routes 3 and 33 near Topping will have Vacation Bible School July 27-31 from 6 to 8 p.m. each night. Dinner will be provided for the children at 5:30 p.m. each evening. VBS is for children ages 3 through 6th grade.
07.22.2009Urbanna Methodist to offer contemporary service
The congregation felt there was a need in the community to serve those who are looking for something a little different than a traditional Sunday morning service. The idea was embraced and the first service was held on June 24 with a very large attendance. The band “Reverent Youth” performed and the congregation enjoyed this casual, interactive time of Christian fellowship.