For this Sunday, Williamsburg Baptist Church will welcome The Reverend Helen Casey-Rutland, the Minister of Congregational Care at Williamsburg United Methodist Church where she has been appointed since July 2013. Prior to that, she served for seven years as the pastor of Grace UMC in Newport News. She has also served other churches in Virginia and Florida. She is a graduate of the College of William and Mary and the Candler School of Theology at Emory University. Over the years, she has also worked in a variety of settings with immigrants and refugees and has helped start a church-based legal assistance program for immigrants in Northern Virginia. Rev. Casey-Rutland's sermon this Sunday, "Testing Times," is based on First Thessalonians 5: 12-22. The church welcomes everyone to share in worship at 11:00 a.m. and fellowship before and after the service. Sunday School is available for all ages beginning at 9:30 and nursery care is provided for little ones. Williamsburg Baptist Church is located at 227 Richmond Road. For more information call 757-229-1217.
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