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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


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

Good Tidings for All

A Sermon for Christmas Day 25 December 2014 John Edward Miller, Rector In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered. This was the … Read More

Light Sensor

A Sermon for the 3rd Sunday of Advent Year B – 14 December 2014 John Edward Miller, Rector There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. He came as … Read More

Recent Events

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

Winter Picnic hosted by Fellowship Committee

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 18, The Fellowship … Read More

Children & Youth Committee Meeting

Join us for our January meeting on Sunday, January 18, at 10:00am in the Eighth Grade Classroom of the Youth & Education Building.

Children’s Lesson in New St. Mary’s

Join us Sunday, January 11, for our children’s sermon during the 11:00am service in New St. Mary’s. Rather than having our lesson in the Block Room, we will share our lesson together in the … Read More

Parish Breakfast

Menu: Scrambled Eggs, Cheese Grits, Ham, Cinnamon Rolls, Biscuits and Jam Fresh Fruit Cost: $6.00 per Adult, $5.00 per child age 9 to 14 Family maximum $22.00

Christmas Eve Service of Lessons & Carols

Children & Youth need to arrive by 4:30pm St. Mary’s children will once again be bringing their own special gifts, joy and excitement as they act out the good news of Christ’s birth … Read More

Elf Christmas Party & Giving Tree Gift Delivery

Okay, all you cotton-headed-ninny-muggins, it is time for the St. Mary’s Grades 3-5 Children & Youth (Grades 6-12) Elf Christmas Party & Giving Tree Gift Delivery! Immediately following the pageant rehearsal (beginning at … Read More

Parish Supper

Menu: Beef Tenderloin Gruyere Potato Gratin Caesar Salad French bread Chicken Nuggets and Mac & Cheese for kids Ice Cream Sundae Bar for Dessert

Parish Breakfast

Menu: Country Gravy Maple Sausage & Buttermilk Biscuits Christmas Brunch Casserole Orange Scented Popovers & Cranberry Orange Butter Spiced Wine Poached Pears Nutella Hot Cocoa, Homemade Spiced Chai Coffee, Tea, Orange Juice

Callen Tyson Blood Drive

Every 2 seconds someone in America needs blood. This year, one of those in need included Callen Tyson, a member of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church and student at our school. We have the chance … Read More

Giving Tree Gifts & Paper Goods Due

Our special Giving Tree has been decorated with gift ideas for families in need this Christmas as well as items needed by Goochland Free Clinic and Family Services. Parishioners are invited to … Read More

Be Still

Tuesdays of Advent December 2, 9, 16, & 23 at 1:00 p.m. A contemplative centering prayer practice will meet in the Library followed by “Gentle Meditative Yoga”   in the 8th grade classroom … Read More