Information for ministers, educators, church administrators, clerks, and congregations
March 4, 2021
Learn About Gun Violence Prevention Legislation
POJ’s Public Policy Witness Ministry invites you to learn about recent Virginia legislation addressing gun violence prevention. Join via Zoom on March 14 to hear from Andrew Goddard, legislative director of the Virginia Center for Public Safety. The League of Women Voters of the Charlottesville Area and the Charlottesville Coalition of Gun Violence Prevention sponsor this Zoom event.
Clergy Added to Vaccine Phase 1B
Faith leaders and janitorial staff are recent additions to Virginia’s list of frontline workers eligible for COVID-19 vaccines for Phase 1B. Clergy/ faith-based leaders interested in receiving a vaccine should complete the pre-registration survey to join the waiting list. If you have already completed the pre-registration form, you do not need to complete it again.

Virginia Department of Health also is seeking churches to serve as vaccine clinic sites. To volunteer your facility, contact your local health department.
Borrow Resources for Worship, Bible Study, and Christian Education Programs
The Resource Center is your connection to a wide variety of teaching aids, publications, art, and artifacts. Review available items at Then email your request to Resource Center staff will mail items or deliver them. Not sure what you need? Staff are available to talk via phone or Zoom.
Check our online bulletin board to be reminded of events mentioned in recent issues of the Current.
Stated Meetings
June 15, 2021
108th Stated Meeting
Invitation needed
Overture deadline: April 20, noon
Packet online: June 1
October 16, 2021
109th Stated Meeting
Invitation needed
Overture deadline: Aug. 19, noon
Packet online: September 30
Into the Church Triumphant
Rev. John Thompson
February 24, 2021
Honorably Retired Minister
Pastor Emeritus at Providence Church (Gum Spring)

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