Columbus Day Letter from Bishop Haynes

On Monday, October 12, Chanco and the offices of the Diocese of Southern Virginia will be closed. Officially the day, known as “Columbus Day,” commemorates the arrival of Christopher Columbus on American soil in 1492. The arrival of Columbus paved the way for...

Women’s Lenten Retreat March 6-7, 2020

Gravity and Grace Exploring Themes of Darkness and Light in our Lenten Journeys Open to women 18 and older Cost:  Friday and Saturday: $95 shared room or $135 for private room (includes reception, accommodations, meals, and program)Saturday only: $35...

Join us for a volunteer work weekend!

Come give back to a place that has given so much to so many people. On Saturday, Nov 2nd we invite you to help us keep Chanco beautiful. We will be doing an assortment of projects. These projects will include painting, landscaping, and even some light carpentry. If...

Carter’s Walk – October 5, 2019

The Rev. Carter Sinclair, Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Virginia Beach The Rev. Carter Sinclair, Deacon at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Virginia Beach, has made a commitment to walk 65 kilometers for his 65thbirthday! Carter hopes to complete this walk in 12 hours or less...