Past Events

Virtual VBS 2020

ALL ABOARD! Please join us in praying for our Kid to Kid Virtual VBS (VVBS) project to support Richmond families this year. Below are details about the organization. To give and nominate either Pastor Lisa or Pastor Jamal to GET PIED at our closing celebration on Sunday, Aug 2nd at 12:30, click here. Each day’s VBS video will be under 2 hours long and will air on the WEAG YouTube channel at both 10am and 7pm so that you can…

School Supplies & Food Drive

On Saturday, July 25th  from 10am – 12pm, we’re going to have a School Supplies & Food Drive drop-off for our mission partners students.  We will be collecting the items listed below to help students in need get a better start on the coming school year.  If you can’t make it on the 25th, just bring your donation with you to church, and drop it off before the 11am service on Sunday, July 26.  Donations for both days will be collected at the WEAG Mission’s room…

Kids Camp 2020

COVID-19 Kids Camp Update: Due to the uncertainties with COVID-19 moving forward, we have had to make the difficult decision to cancel our 2020 Kids Camp. If you had already registered your child, you’ve been contacted with information regarding cancellation and refunds. Please contact ashlyn@weag.org with any questions. 

weKids Production- "Jonah's Druthers"

It’s that time of year again – Kids Show time! There will be 2 opportunities to experience this incredible production; Sunday, March 1st at 7 PM, and Monday, March 2nd at 7 PM. Both experiences will be occurring in our Worship Center. The show will run from 7-8 PM, and will follow with a reception in the Guest Welcome Center! This year’s show, Jonah’s Druthers, was written and published by Little Big Stuff Music. A brief summary of the show…

Enneagram Personality Workshop

We all interpret our world through a lens. We project ourselves to others through this lens. We interact with everyone around us using this lens.    Invest an afternoon to discover your primary personality expression through the Enneagram Typing System. Offered by Certified Enneagram Coach, Dr. Dave DeMasters, the first two hours will be dedicated to your personal Enneagram. The last hour will be dedicated to understanding Enneagram in your relationships; from friendships, to work colleagues, to parents and siblings, even…

Fall Kids Choir

Kindergarten-5th Grade  Wednesdays, 6:00-6:45pm Kids choir practices each Wednesday, sings occasionally in church services, has a casual fall concert, and performs in an early spring kids production. It is also home base for GCN Kids, 2nd-5th kids who perform in Glorious Christmas Nights.

Youth Winter Retreat

Calling all youth to come out to an amazing weekend of hanging out with your friends & making new ones, exciting worship, engaging messages and loads of fun games & activities! We will be at our favorite retreat spot, Camp Willow Run. Retreat will take place from Friday, February 21 through Sunday, February 23. Students travel together with leaders on charter busses and leave on Friday at 4:15pm and return on Sunday at 3:00pm. Cost is $215 for a single student, or $190 for students with siblings attending this…

Celebration of Marriage Event

Need a GREAT date night out with your spouse?  Join us at WEAG’s annual Celebration Of Marriage event being held on Saturday, February 8th at 6:30p.m. Special guests, Jay and Laura Laffoon (https://jayandlaura.com/) will entertain us with their “Ultimate Date Night,” a comedic look at this thing called LOVE!  Price is $50 per couple and includes dinner.  Want to bring your small group or invite other couples to join you?  Purchase an entire table (in one transaction), and save $5 per couple. Online ticket sales have now closed! Please contact…

Baptisms

Want to make your faith public?! Baptism is an important step of obedience that shows others we have personally trusted Jesus for our salvation. Jesus was baptized when He was on the earth, and we do this to follow His example. When Christians are baptized, they are submerged under water to identify with the death and burial of Jesus and raised out of the water to identify with His resurrection. We believe that water baptism is a public declaration of…

Chili Cook-Off

Calling men of all ages! Join us for our 9th annual Men’s Chili Cook-Off! Bring your best chili or just come ready to eat! A $200 prize goes to the winner of the most delicious chili! Bring your family, friends and neighbors, and enjoy great fellowship, delicious food and an inspirational message from Tick Williams from Young Life, Richmond Sunday, January 26th at 6pm in the Multipurpose Center. To RSVP, email men@weag.org

LIFT (Ladies in Fellowship Together)

Bible study for women of all ages & stages of life. LIFT will be studying The Supernatural Jesus Life with Pastor Dave DeMasters in the fall, and then will be studying Soulspeak by Sue Schlesman in the Spring. Meets every 2nd & 4th Thursday morning from 9:15 – 11:30 AM in the Guest Welcome Center. Nursery is provided. Please Contact Abi McCamant to register: abimccamant@gmail.com.

Enneagram Personality Workshop

 Registration for this class date is now closed. Due to popular demand, another class will be offered on February 29th! Email Susan Chewning | chewning@weag.org | if you’re interested in a future class! We all interpret our world through a lens. • We project ourselves to others through this lens. • We interact with everyone around us using this lens.    Invest an afternoon to discover your primary personality expression through the Enneagram Typing System. Offered by Certified Enneagram Coach, Dr.…

Children’s Programming

Programs for Nursery, Preschool and Elementary children on Sundays at 9am & 11am.  https://weag.church/ministries/family-ministry/sunday-morning-programs-for-kids/

ECHO Bible Study

6th-8th grade students are welcome and encouraged to attend our middle school bible study/discussion class! We will meet weekly from 8 – 8:45am (an hour before service) in the ECHO room. We will provide bagels for the students at the beginning of class, or students are welcome to bring their own snack/breakfast. When class ends, we will all go to service together!

SEEK Bible Study

9th-12th grade students are welcome and encouraged to attend our high school bible study/discussion class! We will meet weekly from 8 – 8:45am (an hour before service) in the SEEK room. We will provide bagels for the students at the beginning of class, or students are welcome to bring their own snack/breakfast. When class ends, we will all go to service together!

The Light of Christmas: Candlelight & Communion Service

This Christmas Eve, bring your family and friends for a night of celebrating the light of Christmas! Come enjoy special music, classic carols, candle lighting and communion. This is a free, general admission ticketed event with two service time options: 4pm & 6pm, both in our Worship Center. You may pick up your tickets at the infocenters on Sundays, the Box Office or the Receptionist Desk during office hours, or claim yours online right now below! We hope you’ll join us for…

Soccer

Monday night soccer is for anyone who is interested in recreational soccer! Come fellowship and have fun playing!

Community 50+: Christmas Celebration

Thursday, December 19 – Christmas Celebration6:30pm in the Multipurpose RoomMark your calendars to join us as we celebrate Christmas together! Come Jingle & Mingle with Us!The More the Merrier…Who Will You Bring? There will be invitations available for sharing & sign upat the Info Desk in the Nursery Lobby this Sunday, Dec. 1st! Heavy Hors d’oeuvres, performance by the WEAG Kids & Youth Ensemble (always a favorite!) and more! We are collecting new or gently used hats, gloves, scarves & socks for Friends of the…

Glorious Christmas Nights: A Timeless Hope

This year GCN will return home – back to the street corner that launched a million Richmond memories – 6th and Grace Street. As we weave through eras of nostalgic Christmas experiences, you will relive the excitement of bursting through the doors of Miller and Rhoads into the crisp winter air, and the wonderful sights, sounds and shopping that defined generations of Christmastime treasures at the Tea Room, Thalhimers and Loew’s Theatre. Ah, Sixth and Grace – more than an…

Glorious Christmas Nights: A Timeless Hope

This year GCN will return home – back to the street corner that launched a million Richmond memories – 6th and Grace Street. As we weave through eras of nostalgic Christmas experiences, you will relive the excitement of bursting through the doors of Miller and Rhoads into the crisp winter air, and the wonderful sights, sounds and shopping that defined generations of Christmastime treasures at the Tea Room, Thalhimers and Loew’s Theatre. Ah, Sixth and Grace – more than an…

Glorious Christmas Nights: A Timeless Hope

This year GCN will return home – back to the street corner that launched a million Richmond memories – 6th and Grace Street. As we weave through eras of nostalgic Christmas experiences, you will relive the excitement of bursting through the doors of Miller and Rhoads into the crisp winter air, and the wonderful sights, sounds and shopping that defined generations of Christmastime treasures at the Tea Room, Thalhimers and Loew’s Theatre. Ah, Sixth and Grace – more than an…

Thanksgiving Service

Join us for a night of prayer, worship and testimonies of God’s faithfulness! We’ll gather together in the Worship Center the night before Thanksgiving, Wednesday, November 27th at 7pm. Come give thanks!

Good News! – Adult Discipleship Class

We call it  “The Gospel”,  Good News,  the Marvelous Message,  The Master’s Plan,  the Redemptive Story.  What do we do with it?  We proclaim it,  we share our faith,  we tell our testimony, we become salt & light,  we do outreach,  we evangelize,  we seek to be contagious Christians,  we expand the family of God.  We will spend Wednesday  nights studying the Biblical and practical truths to better understand what the Good News is,  and what we can be doing to…

Sunday Morning Study Group

The Book of Hebrews:  There’s A Better Way This study will teach us how to draw near to God and show us why following Jesus is the “better way” of faith that God has provided for us.  Hebrews shows how the Old Testament was the preparatory revelation of God pointing to the coming of the Lord Jesus Christ, who was the fulfillment of the Mosaic Law. Early Jewish Christians were torn between Judaism and Christianity, so Hebrews unpacks the rich symbolism and prophetic…

Feeding the 5000 Packing event

Want to make a difference this Thanksgiving season? Join us this Thursday, November 14 at 6:30pm at the Jones Flower Brokerage to help pack hundreds of cans of yams for families across Richmond! For more information, email men@weag.org!

Community 50+ Veterans Day Lunch

Join the 50+ community as we come together to honor veterans! Community 50+ is honoring ALL our Veterans on November 11th – No matter the age! Join us in the South Hall at 11am on Monday, Nov. 11th for a lasagna lunch.   We will hear from our own Doug Middleton, a Vietnam Veteran with two bronze stars and an Air Medal for Heroism in Flight.   Retired Chief of Police & Deputy County Manager with Henrico County 47+ years.   Doug will speak about war, its…

Romania – Caminul Felix 2019

General ChurchDates: November 1 -10, 2019Cost: $1,650 (based on airfare) Deposit: $700Team Size: 13 Minimum Age: 12Deadline: August 1, 2019Housing: The Noble Guest HouseTeam Leader: Lisa Eggert Caminul Felix is an international faith-based nonprofit agency that believes in keeping orphaned & abandoned children in Christian home settings within their culture. The village of Oradea is located 3 hours outside of Budapest in northern Romania. This team will be helping with the construction of a home for a Romanian family. They…

First Wednesdays Prayer & Worship Nights

Come out for a night of great music and prayer for our church and community. Mark your calendars for the first Wednesday of each month from 7-8pm, as we’ll continually come together for prayer & worship!

Costa Rica 2019

Teaching and MinistryDates: October 19-27, 2019Cost: $1,800 (based on airfare) Deposit: $700Deadline: July 15, 2019Team Size: 12 (women and girls ONLY)Housing: Dormitory Style at the churchTeam Leader: Sue Schlesman Our ladies are headed back to Costa Rica to work with at-risk 5th and 6th-grade girls in two schools. Chicas de Promesa is an after-school Christian club for girls. Crafts, Bible lessons, one on one discussions and several fun-filled activities help the staff and our team develop relationships with preteen girls.…

Fall Festival

Fall Festival, Friday, October 25th, 5-9pm Carnival style event with lots of fun for all ages! Wristbands must be purchased at entrance and allows enjoyment of all attractions.  Concession foods available at great prices.  Wristband prices:*Children ages 3 and under: $3*Children ages 4-14: $5*All Others: $1(Infants are free) Over 150 youth and adult volunteers are needed before, during and after this event.  To sign up to volunteer, click here. Any questions please email beth@weag.org

Community 50+: An Evening with Pastor Dave

Monday, October 21 – An Evening with Pastor Dave – Purpose 6pm in the Guest Welcome CenterEnjoy a wonderful dinner carefully planned and researched by Team Perozzi (Rhoda & Ed) based on foods found in the Bible! Rsvp to a.mahan@weag.org by Friday, October 18th for planning purposes!

SEEK & ECHO Tournament Night

Middle and high school students, we will be having our very first Tournament Night! Join us from 6:30-9pm in the gym! We will have dinner, tons of games, prizes, and hanging out! We will be having a Dodgeball Tournament, a Knockout Tournament, an Extreme Spoons Tournament, and so much more! You do not need to sign up for this event.  The only thing you need to do is come and bring some friends! 

Family Camping Weekend @ Camp WEAG

Camping – Come for just one night or both Friday and Saturday.  Bring your own tent or pop-up campers, 5th wheels and RV’s are welcome. If you need a tent, email campweag@gmail.com to check availability to borrow one from them.  Cost of camping is free, but bring all of your own food and supplies. (Propane grills will be available to use) Catch and release fishing is available, but be sure to bring your own bait and tackle.  As well, bikes are welcome on camp…

2nd Annual BBQ & Bluegrass Concert

Join us in Amelia for some fun, fellowship, great food and music. BBQ ($10) and HotDog ($5) dinners will be served from 4-5:30.  Heritage Bluegrass Band will entertain us in the Bill Martin Amphitheater starting at 5:30pm, and ending around 7:30pm.  Bench sitting available or bring your own blanket and/or chair. Have more questions, contact beth@weag.org

Golf Tournament – Feeding the 5000

Join us as we support Feeding the 5000 while enjoying a great day of golf! Proceeds from 2018 Feeding the 5000 provided meals to over 7000 people! Don’t forget to invite a friend to round out your foursome.
Kickoff GCN - Glorious Christmas Nights 2019

Cast & Crew Kickoff & Auditions Schedule for GCN 2019 – Glorious Christmas Nights

Get up out of your seat and be a part of the show! Be one of the many hundreds of cast, crew, ushers, and more that will work together to bless nearly 25,000 guests with a celebration of Richmond’s history. Sing, dance, build, sew, greet, usher, play an instrument, haul equipment, paint, work a video camera, take photos, sell tickets…phew, you get the idea… we need you! Experienced or not, you are invited to help share with our community the…

SEEK & ECHO

If you are in 9th-12th grade, SEEK & ECHO youth group is for you! Join us for exciting worship, a short sermon, games and small group time with students of your age/gender!

Community 50+ An Evening With Pastor Bob!

August 19th – An Evening with Bob!6-8pm in the Welcome CenterA music filled evening with our own, Bob Laughlin Fried chicken dinner & fruit pies $10 per person – RSVP a.mahan@weag.org or 804-774-4318

Dance Camp – Grades K-7

DANCE CAMP – Rising Kindergarten – 7th GradeAugust 12 – 16 9:30am – 1:15pm – $130 Ballet, Hip Hop, Modern, and Musical Theater will be taught in rotating classes. 1:45pm-2:45pm – $30Tap Class Dance Camp provides day-long fun with classes for boys and girls in rising Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade.
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