The presbyters have been visiting each area of the presbytery throughout 2023. They cherish the opportunity to gather church leaders together and learn about the joys and challenges of ministry for each.
The dates of the events are below. Ministers, commissioned pastors, clerks of session, and moderators of session will receive invitations to the event nearest them. Be on the lookout in the month prior to the event date or register using the links below.
If you were not able to attend the meet and greet in your area, please join us for any other event. Register using the links below.
Each event begins at 12:30 p.m. and lasts about 90 minutes.
September 21: Area 1 Churches
At Tabor with invited churches Blue Ridge, Cove, First (Charlottesville), Meadows, Olivet, Rockfish, Scottsville, South Plains, and Westminster (Charlottesville)
October 4: Area 6 Churches
At First (Hopewell) with invited churches Colonial Heights, Covenant, Gregory Memorial, Rivermont, Rosewood, Second (Petersburg), Westminster (Petersburg), and Woodlawn
October 26: Area 8 Churches
At Gayton Kirk with invited churches Byrd, Hebron, Holy Trinity, Laurel, Providence (Gum Spring), River Road, Three Chopt, and Tuckahoe
November 7: Area 10 Churches
At Bon Air with invited churches Brandermill, Chester, Eastminster, Forest Hill, Lord Jesus, Salisbury, Second (Richmond), Southminster, and Voices of Jubilee
January 19: Area 12 Churches
Hosted at South Hill with invited churches Aberdour, Ebenezer, First (Chase City), First (Emporia), Lawrenceville, Ogden, and Thyne Memorial
February 1: Area 11 Churches
Hosted at Grace Covenant with invited churches All Nations Fellowship, All Souls, Ampthill, First (Richmond), First United, Ginter Park, Overbrook, Village, Westminster (Richmond), and Woodville
February 23: Area 3 Churches
Hosted at the Presbyterian Church (Fredericksburg) with invited churches Hartwood, Milford, Praise the Lord, and Summit
March 16: Area 7 Churches
Hosted at Amelia with invited churches Genito, Mattoax, Oak Grove, Pine Grove, Providence (Powhatan), Rennie Memorial, Swift Creek, and Zion Hill
March 22: Area 2 Churches
Hosted at Mitchells with invited churches Culpepper, Kirk O’ Cliff, Louisa, Madison, Orange, and Waddell Memorial
April 20: Area 5 Churches
Hosted at New Hanover with invited churches Ashland, Bethlehem, Every Table, Fairfield, King’s Chapel, Mechanicsville, Salem, Sandston, and Trinity
May 22: Area 4 Churches
At Tappahannock with invited churches Brett Reed, Campbell Memorial, Milden, Providence Forge, St. Andrews, and St. James
June 6: Validated Ministers
At Union Presbyterian Seminary's Early Center
June 7: Area 9 Churches
At Blackstone with invited churches Bethesda, Bott Memorial, Burkeville, Concord, Hawkins Memorial, and Pryor Memorial