Ministries

On-Site Gatherings COVID-19 Guide

We are excited to host our Sunday Services in-person at the WEAG Campus! INDOOR WORSHIP SERVICES DURING COVID-19 Sundays, you’re invited to a special 9am Watch Party in the Worship Center. You will be able to watch recorded worship on the big screens and hear the preaching live. We will have all of our COVID precautions in place. Each Sunday, we will also have an indoor 11am live Worship Service in the Worship Center! Enjoy an entirely live experience in the space!…

Kids Racial Reconciliation Resource List

Our Family Ministries Department has gathered a list of resources that may interest you as you discuss racial reconciliation with your kids. Podcast Parent Cue Book Lists While we have not read every book listed here, the lists come from quality sources, and we feel like they are a good start for diversifying your child’s library. We encourage parents to do their own research on specific titles before getting them for their kids. PBS Kids For Parents New York Times…

Summer Made New Classes

WEAG Made New Discipleship Classes Our discipleship team has two brand new classes available for you starting July 2020! SACRED RHYTHMS  (Online via ZOOM) This class will be held online via Zoom Tuesdays, July 14 – 18 at 6:30pm for 6 consecutive weeks. [thrive_2step id=’9383′]Click to register[/thrive_2step]. Teachers: Pastor Marlyn DeFoggi and Paul DeFoggi  Learn to arrange your life around a regular pattern of spiritual practices that God can use to nourish your soul and transform your life. Lessons… Longing…

Arts Camp – Canceled

A note from Arts Camp Coordinator, Kara Smith: I am sad to say this, but we are going to cancel Arts Camp for this summer. We haven’t been getting the signups that we usually get for our in-person camp, and I totally get it. I understand that people are tired of virtual obligations, and it’s freeing not to be tied to the computer now that school is out. I think in this unprecedented time that we shelf it for now…

Reconciliation Resource List

We have gathered a list of resources that may interest you as we strive to move toward reconciliation here in our city, nation and world. You can also check out our consolidated resource list for parents. Click here. Books RightNow Media RightNow Media has consolidated resources regarding racism and racial reconciliation within their study library. Check them out here. Don’t have a log in? Create one here. Authentic Racial Bridge-Builders. Be The Bridge’s vision is that people and organizations are…

Race, Class & the Kingdom

In light of everything happening in our nation today, we wanted to make you all aware of a resource we have available for all of you!  In 2017, WEAG hosted a conference led by Arrabon, a Richmond-based organization dedicated to equipping communities for cross-cultural engagement from a biblical perspective and framework. That conference has been converted into a Video-Based Curriculum! If you are wondering how to process the events of the past few weeks, not sure how to engage in…

SEEK Class of 2020

Congratulations to our SEEK Student Ministry Class of 2020! We are so proud of these students and are thrilled to see how God continues to use them in the next season of life. Check out what they are up to next and how you can be praying for them specifically!

MADE NEW: Your Discipleship Journey

It is our desire for you to learn more about Jesus in your own way and at your own pace. With that in mind, our Discipleship Team is busy aggregating an assortment of videos, books, podcasts, lessons, articles, activities and more across a wide range of topics, interests, and levels of spiritual maturity. This growing library of resources will feature a mix designed for personal use online, in small groups, in classrooms or with mentors! Our discipleship team is also ready to…

Don’t Miss the Miracle

Don’t Miss the Miracle Guest Blog Post Written By Tracey Kelly I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how we tend to miss the miracles in our lives. For instance, I had a conversation with someone recently who encouraged me on how much I’ve grown and how far I’ve come over the last few years. My immediate response to her was how I tend to miss the miracle of that because it took so much time. It didn’t just happen at…

ENGLISH CLASSES – ESL

Virtual English Classes Thursdays | 6:00-8:00 pm There will be no ESL Classes on the WEAG campus until further notice, but we are gathering online! Contact Vicky for details. 804-400-7913 or vtobey@weag.org

WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDIES (virtual)

LIFT – Ladies in Fellowship TogetherStudying Soulspeak online via Zoom, led by Sue SchlesmanMonday April 13 and Monday April 27 For the Zoom link and more information, contact:Abi McCamant | abimccamant@gmail.com

Resources During COVID-19

We understand that these unprecedented times have left many people jobless and with many questions and uncertainties. We hope these resources may help you during this difficult time! Virginia Unemployment | 1-866-832-2363 Food Stamps Virginia WIC

LIFT (Virtual!)

Our Ladies in Fellowship Together are currently studying Soulspeak and will be having the last two sessions online via Zoom! Sue Schlesman is teaching the sessions. We will be meeting Monday April 13th and Monday April 27th! For the Zoom link and more infomation, contact Abi McCamant | abimccamant@gmail.com

How Can We Pray For You?

We want you to know that we are always here for you and praying for you daily. As a matter of fact, we have a team that is on the front lines of prayer every day! We would LOVE to connect with you and lift you up specifically in prayer during this difficult time! If you need prayer at any time of the day or night, please email wecare@weag.org!

Worship With Us Online!

Sunday services will only take place at our Online Campus at 9am and 11am until further notice. Join us in worship, prayer, and conversation at https://watch.weag.online. Check out this quick Best Practices message from our Online Pastor, John Kelly!

Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile donates to a charity of your choice every time you purchase something. By using the link below every time you order, Amazon donates 0.5% of your total purchase amount to WEAG! We encourage you to start using this link when purchasing from Amazon during this time! Every little bit helps!  To purchase through Amazon Smile, click here!

Giving During COVID-19

During this stay at home order, the ability to give “in the basket” is now unavailable. Please see below various ways you can still give! Give Online Allows you to plan and prioritize your giving automatically. Give Online Now Give by Text Message Simply send a text to register and give. Text GIVE to 804.463.5008 Give by Mail or On-Site We also welcome your contribution by check in-person or by mail at: 401 N Parham Rd., Richmond, VA 23229 We also have a lockbox…

Shopping for the Vulnerable

We have a large population of 60+ and immunodeficient brothers and sisters at our church. Many of them have been strongly encouraged to stay indoors during this time with COVID-19. Many of them are unable to go out to get basic necessities like food, toiletries, and many other items. Would you be willing to run out on behalf of WEAG family members to shop for them and deliver goods to their homes? If so, email jeremy@weag.org! Need assistance? Contact wecare@weag.org

Making Non-Medical Face Masks

Dorcas Daughters handmade crafts ministry is making non-medical face masks for assisted living and nursing home residents! Read below for information on how YOU can get involved! The face mask kits are available for pick up at WEAG! You will find them in the Dorcas Daughters bin in a plastic bag ready to go. This bin is located on the East side of the church at the mission’s room exterior door. It is marked by a flower pot. Inside the…

Virtual Small Groups

Social distancing doesn’t mean we can’t still connect virtually! Small Groups Pastor, Jeremy, is encouraging small groups to use whatever resource is best for them (Webex, Zoom, Google Hangouts, etc.) to continue to meet! If you are not already plugged into a small group and want some community during this time, click here to discover groups currently meeting online AND accepting new members! Questions? Contact groups@weag.org!

WEAG YOUTH

Student Youth Group for Teens Until we are able to meet in person again, we will be hosting Youth Group on Instagram Live! Every Wednesday at 7pm, head over to the SEEK or ECHO Instagram page! Youth Group will include gathering together and chatting on the video, playing games, and hearing a message from a speaker. Please see directions below on how to access Youth Group on Instagram Live: SEEK Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/weagseek/ ECHO Instagram Page:  https://www.instagram.com/weagecho/ At 7pm, go to either Instagram page.…
Happy Father's Day 2019

HAPPY FATHER’S DAY!

We love you guys and thank you for all you do for your kids, your families, and others. Our well wishes and appreciation also goes out to all you guys who are dads-to-be, a father to the fatherless, and otherwise a father-figure reflecting the love of our heavenly Father. Now that we got that sappiness out of the way … and we really do mean it … we know you guys like to have fun. Dads have the wonderful gift…