The Upper James City County Ministerium, a partnership of Williamsburg/Toano churches, will present Wednesday evening Lenten worship services throughout the six weeks that lead up to Easter. This is the second year that churches and clergy in the Upper County area have come together in the spirit of ecumenism to share Lenten worship, coordinated by Al Glindemann of Our Saviour's Lutheran Church. The services are Wednesday evenings, with refreshments offered at 6:30 p.m., and worship beginning at 7:00 p.m. Each service will take a free will offering for a different area nonprofit organization. All are welcome! Dates and locations for 2016:
10 Feb (Ash Wednesday): Hickory Neck Episcopal Church, offering to Angels of Mercy Medical Clinic
17 Feb: Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, offering to FISH Food Pantry
24 Feb: Williamsburg Mennonite Church, offering to The Harbor Respite Day Shelter
2 Mar: New Zion Baptist Church, offering to Williamsburg Hospice House
9 Mar: Olive Branch Christian Church, offering to Child Development Resources
16 Mar: Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church, offering to From His Hands Ministry
23 Mar (Holy Week): Stone House Presbyterian Church, offering to Proclaiming Grace Outreach
For more information on the Upper James City County Ministerium, contact Rev. James P. Nickols at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, 757.564.3745 (www.oslcnorge.org).
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