BISHOP & CONFERENCE MESSAGES

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BISHOP'S MESSAGES

Our Bishop Sharma Lewis has asked that in an abundance of caution, all churches cancel worship services and restrict group gatherings beginning March 15, 2020 until further notice.  Communications from the Bishop can be viewed below:


Bishop Lewis March 13, 2020 Letter

Bishop Lewis March 15, 2020 Letter

Bishop Lewis March 17, 2020 Letter

Bishop Lewis March 18, 2020 Letter

Bishop Lewis March 19, 2020 Letter - Pray At Noon

Bishop Lewis March 26, 2020 Letter

Bishop Lewis March 26, 2020 Letter - Essential Personnel Childcare Services

Bishop Lewis March 26, 2020 Letter - COVID-19 Precautions FAQ

Bishop Lewis March 26, 2020 Letter - Virginia District United Methodist Churches with Live Streaming

Bishop Lewis April 1, 2020 Letter - Do No Harm

Bishop Lewis April 14, 2020 Letter - Stay the Course, Stay Strong: Serving God While Social Distancing


Easter Message from the Council of Bishops of the UMC - April 10, 2020


BISHOP LEWIS TO PREACH ON EASTER

Bishop Sharma Lewis, resident Bishop of the Virginia Annual Conference, will share a message on Easter Sunday at 3:45 pm.  The message may be accessed by clicking:  https://livestream.com/vaumc/easter2020.



Additional information from the Virginia Conference of the United Methodist Church can be viewed here.

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