Pastor’s Blog

Posted by on Apr 19, 2016 in News, Pastor Blog | 0 comments

The Reverend Elizabeth A. Lutz is coming from her current appointment on the Eastern Shore, having served there for 8 years. She completed her studies at Virginia Wesleyan College, with a B.A. in Religious Studies; and earned an M. Div degree from Duke Divinty School. She has served in the Virginia Annual Conference since 2005. In addition to the above education Elizabeth is a certified Spiritual Director; Stephen Minister; and, is currently completing further training at the Shalem Institute and Reynolds Foundation Clergy Leadership...

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Women of the Bible

Posted by on Apr 21, 2014 in Pastor Blog | 0 comments

Women of the Bible

SUMMARY For example, many people focus on Sarah rather than [Sarah, Hagar] in the book of Genesis. But Hagar, Sarah’s slave, has the more interesting story. Hagar has two encounters with the Lord versus Sarah’s one. Hagar’s encounters, like the latter encounter of Jacob, happen in the wilderness. But instead of being attacked like Jacob was, Hagar is met with a question: “Hagar, Sarah’s handmaid, from where have you come, and where are you going?” Surely, the angel already knows the answer. Hagar’s...

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Clean out Your Physical, Spiritual Clutter

Posted by on Apr 21, 2014 in Pastor Blog | 0 comments

Clean out Your Physical, Spiritual Clutter

Many of us are concerned with clutter in our homes. Some of us even made New Year’s resolutions to address clutter. If you made such a resolution, there are plenty of folks willing to help you.There are businesses who sell storage solutions will help you organize your stuff so it does not look like clutter. There are even certified professional organizers who will help you address your clutter. Clutter can be overwhelming. Clutter can be so bad that it affects your happiness and becomes a hazard to your health, you may be a hoarder. The...

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