Church Operating Status: NORMAL
To learn about our upcoming prayer gathering, April 27 & 28, please click on the tab “Taizé Gathering” above.
This Ash Wednesday, February 14 at 7:00 pm, a Service of Holy Communion with Imposition of Ashes will be offered.
Wednesdays during Lent, February 21 through March 21 at 6:30 pm, join us for a meal of soup and bread followed by our special 2018 program, “The Way of Worship.” Long ago, those who followed Jesus were called followers of the way. This worship-based program will explore varied ways to worship Jesus, follow him, and grow in our faith.
2/21 Multicultural Stations of the Cross – Messiah hosts
2/28 Healing Service with Holy Eucharist – All Souls hosts
3/7 Reconciliation Service with Holy Eucharist – Messiah hosts
3/14 Instructed Eucharist – Hear why we do things the way we do! – All Souls hosts
3/21 Taizé Prayer – Our two pastors host!
During Holy Week, we offer vesper services at 6:00 pm with All Souls Episcopal for Holy Monday, Holy Tuesday, and Holy Wednesday where we walk with Jesus through his last days in Jerusalem.
On Maundy Thursday, we recall his last supper at 7:00 pm.
On Good Friday, we offer everyone a chance to watch and wait during “the three hours” of Jesus death on the cross, 12:00 pm through 3:00 pm. Along with music, videos, and periods of silence, the Gospels According to Matthew, Mark and Luke will be read. Come and go for this meditative service as you wish. That evening, we will regather to share in a special service focused on the Gospel of John at 7:00 pm.
Easter Sunday schedule:
7:30 am Sonrise Service (Traditional)
8:30 am Pancake Breakfast
9:30 am Easter Activities for Kids
10:10 am Easter Egg Hunt
10:45 am Festival Worship (Blended Music)
Join us for FPU. Get rid of your debt. Increase your savings. Live more generously. Our current class started on January 11, 2018. Contact our office for more information on this or future classes.
If you live or work in Hanover County Virginia, sign up for the county’s emergency alert system. To learn more, click the above image.
Messiah Lutheran Church and School participates in Worship Watch.