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Everyman

A Sermon for the 5th Sunday after the Epiphany Year B – 8 February 2015 John Edward Miller, Rector If I proclaim the gospel, this gives me no ground for boasting, for … Read More

Ultimate Authority

A Sermon for the Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany 01 February 2015 Eleanor Lee Wellford, Associate Rector   Jesus and his disciples went to Capernaum; and when the Sabbath came, he entered … Read More

The Second Sunday after the Epiphany

John 1:43-51 January 18, 2015 by Louise Browner Blanchard, Interim Associate Rector LORD, you have searched me out and known me; you know my sitting down and my rising up; you discern … Read More

The Risk of Christmas

A Sermon for the Second Sunday after Christmas Day by Kristopher D. Adams, Minister to Children and Youth MATTHEW 2:13-15,19-23 Now after the wise men had left, an angel of the Lord … Read More

Beginnings

Christmas I, December 28, 2014 Eleanor Wellford, Associate Rector In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with … Read More

Recent Events

Youth Food Packing

We hope you will plan to join us for a pioneer outreach opportunity in cooperation with Goochland Family Services, St. Mary’s Outreach Committee, and St. Mary’s Youth! Please join us on Saturday, … Read More

Will the True Jesus Stand Up?

Wednesday Evening Lenten Series Speaker:  Dr. Frank E. Eakin, Jr. Professor of Religion at The University of Richmond   February 25, March 4, March 18, and March 25 6:45 p.m.—7:30 p.m. following … Read More

Lenten Parish Supper

Lenten Parish Suppers will be held February 25, March 4, 18 & 25, in the New Parish Hall from 5:30-6:45pm. Children’s activities will be held from 6:15-6:45pm, so please plan to arrive early and eat with … Read More

Winter Picnic benefiting Youth Mission Work

Please join us for an opportunity for Food and Fellowship at St. Mary’s. Our Winter Picnics are quick and light lunches served for families immediately following the 11:00 a.m. service. On February 22, our St. … Read More

Ash Wednesday Service

Ash Wednesday Services February 18, 2014 12:00pm & 5:30pm Celebrant—The Reverend Louise Browner Blanchard Homilist– The Reverend Dr. John Edward Miller 12:00pm in Little St. Mary’s The Liturgy for Ash Wednesday and The Holy … Read More

Ash Wednesday Service

Ash Wednesday Services February 18, 2014 12:00pm & 5:30pm Celebrant—The Reverend Louise Browner Blanchard Homilist– The Reverend Dr. John Edward Miller 12:00pm in Little St. Mary’s The Liturgy for Ash Wednesday and The Holy … Read More

Closed – All Activities Cancelled

Due to the inclement weather, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church will be closed on Tuesday, February 17. All activities (including our Mardi Gas Pancake Supper) are cancelled. We pray you stay safe, warm, … Read More

St. Mary’s Seniors

Superseniors Jane and Sam Graham To Offer a Personal View of “A Life Well Lived”  by Robin Lind  Fans of the popular PBS television series Downton Abbey are very familiar with Lord and … Read More

Callen Tyson Blood Drive

Thank you to everyone who participated in our first Callen Tyson Blood Drive! Your support was overwhelming, with 55 individuals who registered online to donate and a total of 40 successful donations! … Read More

Parish Breakfast

Menu: Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Hash Brown Casserole, Hot Biscuits, Butter, Jam, Cinnamon Rolls, New York Style Crumb Cake & Fresh Fruit Cost:  $6.00 per person Family maximum $22.00 If you would like to help, please contact Karen … Read More

CARITAS Take Down

We need some strong arms and sturdy backs to help us setup and take-down some large, heavy items before our CARITAS guests arrive and after they leave. If you would be willing … Read More

CARITAS Youth Event: Game Night

The youth of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church have the wonderful opportunity to help those in need through our CARITAS Youth Events. CARITAS is a local non-profit group that helps to break the … Read More

CARITAS Youth Event: Super Bowl Party

The youth of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church have the wonderful opportunity to help those in need through our CARITAS Youth Events. CARITAS is a local non-profit group that helps to break the … Read More

Children’s CARITAS Song

To mark the start of our CARITAS week, our children (age 3—grade 5) will share a special song during the 11:00am service in New St. Mary’s. We will be singing our “Caritas … Read More

CARITAS Set Up

We need some strong arms and sturdy backs to help us setup and take-down some large, heavy items before our CARITAS guests arrive and after they leave. If you would be willing … Read More

Winter Picnic benefiting Youth Mission Work

Please join us for an opportunity for Food and Fellowship at St. Mary’s. Our Winter Picnics are quick and light lunches served for families immediately following the 11:00 a.m. service. On January 25 and February … Read More

Annual Congregational Meeting

The Annual Congregational Meeting of St. Mary’s Church, Dover Parish, will convene at 11:00am on Sunday, January 25, 2015. At that time, the people of St. Mary’s Church will elect four new members of the Vestry … Read More

Parish Supper with Children & Youth Programs

Menu: Herb Crusted Pork Loin, Braised Red Cabbage, Warm German Potato Salad, Fresh Green Salad, Crusty Rolls, Homemade Peach Cobbler with Ice Cream Kid’s Menu: Chicken Nuggets & Mac & Cheese Cost: $8.00 … Read More

Master Chef Seminar

Ever wanted to take a leadership role in the St Mary’s kitchen but have been a little worried about cooking for 75? We’re here to help. Our fellowship committee needs folks to lead breakfasts and dinners. For … Read More