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Vacation Bible School

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First Church invites you to join in our Vacation Bible School:  Rolling River Rampage!  It is sure to be splashingly good fun!

Dates:  June 18-21

Times:  6:30pm – 8:00 pm

For:  Rising PK – Rising 8th graders

For more information or to inquire about registration, contact the church office at 540-434-8288.

You may now register online at:  https://goo.gl/forms/fgNA9JwklD4HYOZ53

 

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It takes a little practice…

“Practicing the Presence” can sometimes seem like an elusive thing. Often, that is because we have certain expectations about the outcome… what the divine will look like in our lives. Other times, it is because there is no real formula for success. It is more about practice than perfection. For some of us that is a challenging thought… especially if we want to measure results.

Practicing the presence is more about desire, inquisitiveness and grace. We practice certain spiritual rituals such as prayer, dwelling in scripture, and contemplation because we believe that God is present and we long to notice and experience the grace of the moment when our longing is unexpectedly filled by God’s love.

As I ponder the very peculiar story of Moses and the burning bush, I am struck with three important practices: Read more

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Let Your Light Shine Talent Night

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So much beautiful talent shining last night, we needed our sunglasses!