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

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Search for Volunteers: Emmanuel’s Table Food Pantry

CHANGES AT EMMANUEL’S TABLE FOOD PANTRY As Alice Findler retires from her duties at Emmanuel’s Table, we’d like to give our heart-felt thanks to her for all her hard work, dedication and support since the inception of the pantry. We are now actively searching for adult volunteers for the following tasks: 1. Ordering and inventory 2. Client information input 3. Assisting volunteers. We’re also looking for other dedicated volunteers, including teens, who are able to help unload deliveries, stock shelves, pack bags and…
Joy Comes in the Morning - Acrylic by Bishop Susan Goff

6/23/22 The Beckford Connection

VBS SNACK STATION VOLUNTEERS Mother Kathy and Tillie are going to be at the Woodstock UMC VBS on Monday, June 27, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. running the snack table for all the kid. Other folks would be very welcome to come help. If you’re interested, please come to Woodstock UMC (156 S. Muhlenberg St.) at 5 p.m. and look for Mother Kathy. GAP BACK TO SCHOOL DONATIONS Even though has just begun, Shelia Helsley is hard at work…
What's Up In Beckford Parish?

6/16/22 The Beckford Connection

The Rev. Canon Mark Stevenson Elected 14th Bishop Diocesan of the Diocese of Virginia From the Diocese: More than 450 lay and clerical delegates gathered June 4 at St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes School in Alexandria, Va. for a special convention to elect the 14th Bishop Diocesan of the Diocese of Virginia. The delegates elected the Rev. Canon Mark Stevenson on the second ballot. (ballot details) The other nominees were:   The Rev. Joseph H. Hensley, Jr., Rector, St. George’s, Fredericksburg, VA The…
Bulletin Board Pinned Notes

6/9/22 The Beckford Connection

ST. ANDREW’S RUMMAGE SALE THIS SATURDAY JUNE 11 Be sure to stop by St. Andrew’s this Saturday, June 11, from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. for the rummage sale. It is set up both indoors and outdoors with low prices on everything from adult and children’s clothes (we have many junior sizes), lawn care items, tools and children’s clothes/toys/books/gear to sports equipment, kitchenware and home decor. The ladies have been working hard setting up all the many items.  The annual rummage…