»ELKTON SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST YOUNG PEOPLE, will pick up bags for their annual food in the Elkton. All of the donated items will go to the EAUS Food Pantry to support the community needs. The group is asking for non-perishable food items.


»BETHEL CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN — MAYLAND, 11374 Phillips Store Road, Broadway, worship at 9:45 a.m. Pastor Larry Aikens to speak. Liturgical color is green. Music provided.

»BEAVER CREEK CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN, 5651 Beaver Creek Road, Bridgewater, worship at 10:30 a.m. Pastor Ryan Cooper to speak. Sunday school will not be held. COVID-19 guidelines to be observed. 828-2767 or

»BETHLEHEM BRETHREN CHURCH, 178 Pleasant Hill Road, drive-in worship at 10:30 a.m. Dr. Thomas A. Smith, pastor, to speak. Those attending should tune to FM 91.3.

»BETHLEHEM UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, 11923 N. Valley Pike, Tenth Legion, indoor worship at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Robert Edwards to speak. Bible study and church school will not be held.

»BRETHREN OF MOUNTAIN GROVE, 12769 Third Hill Road, Fulks Run, indoor worship and outdoor Simulcast services at 11 a.m. Pastor Eric Wetzel to speak. Sunday school for grades fourth and up at 10 a.m. All are welcome.

»BROADWAY BAPTIST CHURCH, 166 Mason St., indoor worship service at 10:30 a.m. Pastor Donnie Owen to speak. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Check-in at door. Facebook live at 10:30 a.m. 896-7218 or

»CLOVER HILL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 3457 Fulton School Road, Dayton, worship at 10:30 a.m. Services available drive-in style, outside in a lawn chair with a mask, or online at (or on Facebook). All are welcome.

»DAYTON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 215 Ashby St., LIVE stream worship at 10 a.m. The Rev. Jenny Day, pastor, to speak. Service available through the church’s YouTube channel, daytonUMC-va. 879-2102, or

»DIVINE LOVE FELLOWSHIP, 56 S. Carlton St. (Beside Arby’s), indoor worship at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Pastor Ted Hott will speak. For information, call Pastor Ted at 433-2386.

»EVANGELICAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 513 E. Spotswood Ave., Elkton, indoor worship at 10 a.m. Pastor Kyle Bomar to give sermon. All are welcome. Masks and social distancing required. Services also available on Facebook and at 298-1767.

»FAIRVIEW CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN-ENDLESS CAVERNS, 484 Fairview Church Road, Timberville, worship at 11 a.m. in the sanctuary with masks and social distancing. Pastor Rob Nykamp to speak. Everyone is welcome. Bible study live on Facebook each Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. 540-896-2509 or

»FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER, 940 Chicago Ave., drive-in worship at 10 a.m. Pastor Tony Hiles. Wednesday Bible study at 7 p.m. For information, call Tony at 271-0344.

»FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF GROTTOES, 91 2nd St., Grottoes, worship at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m., with sanitizing in between services. Pastor Mark Wingfield to speak. Worship is also held at 6 p.m. Sundays. Social distancing guidelines followed; those attending should email prior to service. Online service available on Facebook. 540-820-8954 or

»FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 17 Court Square, in-person worship at 9 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Sunday school will not be held. Services available online at

»FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF BROADWAY, 13902 Timber Way, Timberville, next to Sentara Health Center, indoor worship at 11 a.m. Social distancing COVID-19 guidelines will be followed. 896-7168.

»GREENMOUNT CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN, 4881 Greenmount Road, outdoor/drive-in worship at 10:30 a.m. Pastor Scott Harris to speak. Those attending will need to bring their own lawn chair or blanket. All are welcome. 833-5251.

»HARRISONBURG UNITARIAN UNIVERSALISTS, 4101 Rawley Pike, Dale Enterprise, worship at 10:30 a.m., with guest speaker Tom Hook. To join the service, get the link by contacting

»JOHN WESLEY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 445 Sterling St., online worship service at 11 a.m. The Rev. Costella L. Forney, pastor, to speak. Services available live stream on Facebook.

»LINVILLE CREEK CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN, 409 Brethren Road, Broadway, outdoor-in person worship at 10 a.m. (weather permitting). Pastor Nathan Hollenberg to speak. 896-5001.

»MABEL MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 2025 Reservoir St., worship at 11 a.m. Sunday school at 10 a.m. All are welcome. 810-0812 or

»MARTIN LUTHER EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH, 17517 Bergton Road, Bergton, outdoor worship at 11 a.m., until further notice, subject to weather conditions. The Rev. Barbara Krumm to speak. Social distancing and wearing of masks observed. For information, contact the Rev. Krumm at 852-3397.

»MOUNT HOREB UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 422 Hinton Road, Dayton, indoor and drive-in worship at 10:45 a.m. The Rev. Gordon Meriwether to speak. Masks required for indoor worship, tune radio to FM 89.1 for drive-in worship. All are welcome.

»MOUNT OLIVE BRETHREN CHURCH, 2977 Pineville Road, McGaheysville, traditional worship at 9 a.m., contemporary worship at 11 a.m. Services are also available on Facebook and Livestream. For information, visit

»NEW HOPE CHRISTIAN CHURCH, 1020 Smithland Road, worship at 1 p.m. Pastor Tim McAvoy to speak. Sunday school will not be held.

»PINE GROVE CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN, 7876 Simmers Valley Road (north of Linville), worship at 11 a.m. Interim Pastor Linda Waggy to speak. Liturgical color is green.

»RADER LUTHERAN CHURCH, 17072 Raders Church Road, Timberville, worship at 11 a.m., inside with masks and social distancing.

»SAINT PAUL’S LUTHERAN CHURCH, 13970 Hupp Road, Timberville, indoor worship at 9 a.m., masks and social distancing required.

»TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 725 S. High St., is currently offering streaming video of worship services Sunday’s at 10 a.m. Please check our Facebook page, You may also check our website for updates,


»BLESSED SACRAMENT CATHOLIC CHURCH, 154 N. Main St., holds weekly RCIA sessions 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, free and open to all to discover the “Biblical, historical and unbroken shepherding of God’s fallible people to the restoration of our original One-ness with the Triune God” through the actual, Real Presence of the Person of Jesus — God the Son — in the Sacramental Life of the 2,000 years of the Catholic church. In-person and online. Call 540-4341 or to be put in touch with team leaders, Eric Pisk or Donna Lou Shickel.

»EMMANUEL EPISCOPAL CHURCH FOOD PANTRY, 660 S. Main St., has launched its Babies First Program, which will provide diapers, food, formula and other baby items for families in need. Program is funded through the generosity of Emmanuel Church parishioners, a grant from the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia, and other private donors. The Food Pantry is open 10 a.m.-noon Monday and Tuesday, except federal holidays. Participants may visit twice per month and is open to all regardless of race, color, creed or gender.

»GriefShare, a uniquely designed support group for those who have lost a spouse, child, family members or friend, meets at 10 a.m. Tuesdays at First Presbyterian Church, 17 Court Square. Group meets Sept. 15-Dec. 15, however interested persons may join at any time. For more information, call 434-655.

»TRISSELS MENNONITE CHURCH, 11246 Hisers Lane, Broadway, will hold a dedication service at 2 p.m. Nov. 15 for the new roadside historical marker for the church. A short ceremony at the marker site at the intersection of Rt. 42 and Trissels Road, or in the church, in case of inclement weather, will include remarks from Elwood Yoder who is writing a history of Trissels for its 2022 bicentennial celebration.

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