Announcements, 4.6.11

*NEW* Good Friday Service Please join us for a Good Friday service on Friday, April 22nd, 7pm at the Blanchards' house (1703 Hanover Ave.) as we recount the night of Jesus’ journey to the cross. Communion will be served. No childcare will be provided although children are welcome to attend.

Loaves & Fishes Our next opportunity to serve at Loaves & Fishes will be Sunday, April 17th. We will meet at the Conrad Center (1400 Oliver Hill Way) from 11am to around 2pm to prepare and serve the meal. If you have any questions or would like to help out, please contact Kira Disse at kmdisse [at]

Pregnancy Resource Center’s Walk for Life The Pregnancy Resource Center’s Walk for Life is scheduled for Saturday, April 30th from 10am to 1pm. They are looking for volunteers to participate in this 2-mile walk and to find sponsors as the Center’s primary community fundraisers. For more information contact Valerie Warshaw (valeriewarshaw [at] or visit this link:


Christian Formation Class on Missions Our 7-week Christian Formation class (focusing on the topic of global missions) will meet again this Sunday and will continue on through mid-May. The class meets each Sunday from 2:45-3:45om in room 205 of the education wing of Beth Ahabah (upstairs).  If you have questions or want more information, please contact the instructor, Jay McGee, at thejaymcgee [at]

Poverty Presentation by Prof. John Moeser University of Richmond Professor Emeritus, John Moeser will give a presentation on the statistical realities of poverty in the metro Richmond area on Thursday, April 14th, 2011. John will discuss recent findings from his research that will include practical insights from his personal life and experiences. The presentation will be held at Rev it Up (1211 W. Main Street) at 7pm. For more information contact Blake Stack at blakestack [at]