Church News for April 29 Edition

Donations needed for Mt. Bethel Cemetery

Donations are being accepted for the upkeep of the Mt. Bethel Church of the Brethren Cemetery. The cemetery is located on Rt. 43/Narrow Passage Road near Eagle Rock. Mail donations to Etta Alexander, P.O. Box 5, Eagle Rock, Va. 24085.


Donations sought for Shiloh Cemetery upkeep

Shiloh Methodist Church Cemetery is asking those who have loved ones buried in the cemetery or own plots to give donations to help with the upkeep of the cemetery. Please make check payable to Shiloh Cemetery and send donations to: Shiloh Church Cemetery, c/o Sharon Britt, 1281 Salt Petre Cave Road, Eagle Rock, 24085. If you have any questions, call her at 540-620-2625.


Colonial Baptist offers sermons online

In these days of following government leaders in “social distancing,” Colonial Baptist Church in Blue Ridge invites you to live streamed messages on Sunday and Wednesday. Follow on Facebook Live, Instagram, or the website at for live broadcasts. You can also watch these at your convenience on the YouTube channel, or click “Listen Here” on the website to hear messages and past sermons. You will also find a daily note of encouragement from Pastor Joel Wegner on our Facebook page.

Colonial Baptist Church is located at 221 Hillcrest Street in Blue Ridge. You can call the church office at 977-5683 for information on when the doors will once again be open for public worship together.


Joyful Journey Club plans trip to Amishlands

You are invited to join the Joyful Journey Travel Club of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church in Daleville for a trip to the Amishlands to see Queen Esther at the Sight and Sound Theater July 8-10. The cost of $431 per person based on double occupancy (add $99 for a single room) covers the following: two nights lodging, two breakfasts, two dinners, including a family style dinner at Hershey Farm Restaurant and Dutch Apple Dinner Theater with a show, Sight & Sound Theater Queen Esther, Kreider Farm Tour, visit to Lititz, including Sturgis Pretzel Bakery & Wilbur Chocolates, Turkey Hill experience, taxes and meal gratuities, motorcoach transportation, and driver’s tip.  Contact Julia Greer at 540-330-7933 for more information or a reservation form.

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