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Church News

UTLEY CHOSEN INTERIM PRESBYTER The Rev. Carl Utley, who has been serving as interim minister of Covenant Presbyterian Church near Salem for the past year,...

Bittle Tree of Life Cross is Antrim Chapel’s newest symbolic fixture

The Bittle tree, once standing tall on Roanoke's Turbyfill Quad, was planted by Roanoke's first President Dr. David Bittle himself. The tree stood for...

Church Briefs

LUTHERAN STAFFER LEAVING Trent Thompson, minister to youth at St. John Lutheran Church for more than four years, will leave the staff at the end...

Church Briefs 2.9.17

WOMEN'S RETREAT SET FOR FEB. 18 Registration is open for a five-hour Busy Woman's Retreat to be held Saturday, Feb. 18, at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in downtown Salem....

Church Briefs 1.19.17

PASTOR HAY BEGINS AT LYNN HAVEN The Rev. Jason Hay, 39, has begun his ministry at Lynn Haven Baptist Church which serves the Vinton and...

United Church of Christ tiny group makes itself felt

            After several failed attempts to establish a Roanoke Valley congregation affiliated with the nationally important United Church of Christ, several supporters are concentrating...

Church Briefs

SOUP IS FOCUS OF WINTER GIFTS In many congregations around the valley, canned soup is being collected as a mid-winter effort to reduce hunger especially...

College opens series on Luther’s thought

You might wonder what the 16th Century German reformer Martin Luther has in common with contemporary Christians who stress that belief in the atonement...

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