Journey to the Cross

Journey to the Cross

Some of my earliest memories are of long road-trips with my family. One of them was a car ride from our home in Fredericksburg to my father’s hometown of Auburn, Alabama. My parents, two older brothers, and I piled into the station wagon and drove through the night...

Gathering, Celebrating, & Blessing

Celebrating our Congregation What are we celebrating on Celebration Sunday? Because life tends to organize itself around school schedules (even for those of us without children or with grown children!), we recognize that at the beginning of September, a new school...
Bob Gallagher’s Sabbatical Travelogue

Bob Gallagher’s Sabbatical Travelogue

At the end of January, I traveled to California to spend a portion of my sabbatical observing the work of some highly skilled colleagues at churches and cathedrals in Garden Grove/Los Angeles and San Francisco/Belvedere. On January 19, I flew out of Richmond at 6:30...
The State We Call Home

The State We Call Home

Bill Lohmann, a popular columnist for the Richmond Times-Dispatch, presented an entertaining and informative program for the Comma Club on September 12. He shared travel tales from trips across Virginia with the newspaper’s photographer Bob Brown. The two have...
Transitions

Transitions

Change is inevitable, unceasing, and also a sign of life. You have witnessed a number of staff changes at RRCB in recent days, as well as adjustments to staff responsibilities and assignments. These are all part of the ongoing process of evaluating and addressing...