Upcoming Services Schedule

Please note the following schedule for our worship together for Thanksgiving Day through January 1st. Where it reads “Normal Sunday Schedule,” we will hold our usual schedule of a spoken Rite I Eucharist at 8:00 a.m. and a Rite II Eucharist with choir at 10:15 a.m.. November:24th – Thanksgiving Day: 9:30 a.m. Service27th – Advent […]

Reuse/Recycle Pill Bottles

In developing countries, pills are often dispensed without bottles directly into hands, leaves, or wrapped in paper scraps. PIlls have little protection from moisture or the elements. These orange pill bottles we take for granted would be gratefully received in many parts of the world. You can help! Donate your empty pill bottles to Valley […]

Join us for Bede’s Backyards!

Our Bede’s Backyards gatherings continue this month, with events scheduled for Friday, August 19 at the home of Sue and Mike, and Thursday, August 25 at the home of Michelle. Bede’s Backyards is an opportunity to connect with each other and with our rector, The Reverend Daniel Spors, in an informal setting. There’s no formal […]

Fourth Sunday After Pentecost, Proper 9, Year C

What is the relationship between the Christian faith and the history of the United States? Wow. Even I’m standing here thinking, “We’re starting out this way, are we?!” But I think it’s an important question, because it comes around so often as a passionate point for many to say that this is a Christian nation, […]

Third Sunday After Pentecost, Proper 8, Year C

When I was living in Virginia and serving as a priest at an Episcopal church in Arlington, I met a priest named Bruce McPherson. He had been the interim priest at the parish I served before they called it’s current rector. At that time, Bruce was serving as the interim at St. John’s, Lafayette Square […]