Current & Upcoming Events
LET JUSTICE AND PEACE FLOW
Season of Creation 2023
The Season of Creation, September 1st through October 4th, is celebrated by Christians around the world as a time for renewing, repairing and restoring our relationship to God, one another, and all of creation. The Episcopal Church joins this international effort for prayer and action for climate justice and an end to environmental racism and ecological destruction. The 2023 theme is Let Justice and Peace Flow. In celebrating the Season, we are invited to consider anew our ecological, economic, and political ways of living. Join us for these upcoming events:
Wednesday Evening Eucharist services @6pm at the outdoor altar, Sept. 13, 20, 27, and Oct. 4.
Sundays @ 9:15am for adult forum topics on Creation Care
Sunday, October 1 @4pm Blessing of the Animals
FALL FRIDAYS AT THE CHAPEL PANTRY
A Gathering of good music and good conversations
Join us this fall at the Barton House, home to our Eastern Shore Chapel Food Pantry. Next to the Lynnhaven River waterway, the Barton House courtyard has a covered pavilion, fire pit, and a peaceful view. Live music, games, and desserts will be provided. Fridays, Oct. 6, 20, and November 17 @6:30pm-8:30pm
Lunch Bunch Group
At the first meeting in September, The Lunch Bunch group wrapped 2500 diapers in record time (about 30 minutes) then enjoyed visiting over their brown-bag lunches
We will meet again on Thursday, Oct. 12 @ 11am in the parish hall to wrap more diapers for our food pantry and socialize. Bring your lunch; tea, water and cookies will be provided.
EPISCOPAL YOUTH COMMUNITY (EYC)
Saturday, Oct. 21 @12:30-3:30pm
Students ages 6th-12th from Episcopal Churches in the Virginia Beach area will gather to learn about Kairos prison ministry, and make cookies for the Kairos teams to bring to the retreat weekend for those incarcerated at
Sussex II State Prison. We will gather for lunch and conversation and then make cookies for the afternoon.
Saturday, Nov. 4 @4-6pm
Save the date for this parish wide event! More details to come!