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Wherever you are on your faith journey, you are welcome at Emmanuel and St. Andrew’s, the Episcopal churches of Shenandoah County, Virginia

You’re invited to worship with us this Sunday.

What’s Happening in Historic Beckford Parish

All Saints Day Stained Glass Window

1/14/21 The Beckford Connection

ANNUAL MEETINGS The 2021 Annual Meetings are open to all church members to hear about the report on the last year and choose vestry members for open positions. You’ll also have the opportunity to ask questions and find out what’s planned for the next year. The meetings are taking place on Zoom this year. If you’d like to attend, please register by clicking on your church name below. As soon as your registration is complete, you’ll receive the Zoom link. Registration…

2021 Annual Meetings

ANNUAL MEETINGS The 2021 Annual Meetings are open to all church members to hear about the report on the last year and choose vestry members for open positions. You’ll also have the opportunity to ask questions and find out what’s planned for the next year. The meetings are taking place on Zoom this year. If you’d like to attend, please register by clicking on your church name below. As soon as your registration is complete, you’ll receive the Zoom link. Registration…
Sticky Notes for News

1/10/21 Beckford Connection

NEW READER SCHEDULE The new reader schedule for January through March is now available on our website.  It is also at the end of this email. JANUARY VESTRY MEETINGS Emmanuel is meeting via Zoom on Monday, Jan. 11. St. Andrew’s is meeting via Zoom on Tuesday, Jan. 12. EMMANUEL’S TABLE FOOD The pantry is open Tuesday, Jan. 12 and 24 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. At the last pantry day of 2020, the dedicated volunteers served 58 families (168 people). …
Advent, sparkles

12/31 Beckford Tidings

A HISTORIC BECKFORD PARISH CHRISTMAS The magazine is here! If you haven’t read it yet, you can find it here. We hope you enjoy all the stories, traditions, recipes and photos everyone shared. Merry Christmas! CHRISTMAS COLORING BOOKLET The booklet has 40 Advent and Christmas images to color as you get ready to celebrate the holiday. From wreaths, candles, trees and Christmas scenes to the nativity, Bible verses and cute kitties, there’s plenty to choose from (or color them all if…