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Take Up Your Cross Daily and Follow Christ
The Rev. Michael J. Moffitt
June 19, 2022

"Whether that path involves "taking up the cross," "losing one's life" or "not being ashamed of the Son of Man," disciples need to understand that life in the world will not involve an easy, stressless trip into glory."   
Rev. Michael J.Moffitt

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Worship bulletin, June 26, 2022

Live Stream link for Sunday Morning Worship

Light of Christ will be using FaceBook temporarily to live stream our Sunday worship services. You do not need sign in or register with FaceBook to view the service.

Worship online or in the sanctuary — all are welcome. We seek an ongoing, growing and deepening relationship with Jesus Christ. It is hoped that the sermons will aid you in that relationship. Prior sermons—print and video—are available In the Sermon Archives found here.


The Beacon newsletter online - June 2022

Mid-Atlantic Newsletter online - June 9, 2022



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Ukraine Relief

ARDF (Anglican Relief and Development Fund) information on Ukraine Relief can be found here. ARDF is funding partners addressing the growing refugee crisis, and will be sending funds to four additional partners in the coming week.

Samaritan's Purse has deployed advance disaster response personnel to Poland and Romania to assess ways to help those who are fleeing across the border. They have also prepared emergency field hospitals to be ready for deployment. Further information here.

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                                      Special Events


Dinner and Movie Night • 5:30 PM

Free cookout dinner and a movie. Showing will be the movie Badge of Faith, true story of Bryan Lawrence, a Roanoke City police officer who was left paralyzed after a brutal beating during an arrest.
Please sign up in the Parish Hall if you plan to attend, and indicate what dish you will bring.




A memorial service will be held for Dixie Sanderlin at Light of Christ on Saturday, June 25 at 11:00 AM. There will be a gathering after the service with food and fellowship. The memorial service bulletin is here.




"Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints."
Psalm 116:15






Bible Study Series •  1:00 PM
Book of Revelation

Explore the background, original meaning, and modern application of the New Testament's only prophetic book. This twelve-week class meets on Wednesdays at 1:00 PM. Join anytime and bring a friend. Each week handouts will provide review material.


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Heathsville Farmers' Market

Beginning April 16 and the following market days we will have a tent staffed by Doug Ludeman, George Beckett, Constance McDearmon, Dixie Sanderlin and others to introduce LOC and our services to the market’s visitors. Stop by and bid them success and Godly encounters with our neighbors.


A Celebration of the Life of Freddy Fife

A video collage of the memorial service for Freddy Fife, which took place on June 3 at Light of Christ, is available at this link. The video includes the readings, a family eulogy, portions of the burial rite, and Rev. Moffitt's homily. The printed version of the homily is available here.



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Let all that we do reflect who we are in Christ

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Prayer Requests

It is among our greatest blessings that we may approach the throne of God with supplications and thanksgivings. If you have a prayer request please use this email link to reach Marie Carstensen, who coordinates the prayer chain. Your request will be included on the Light of Christ prayer chain.


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