Church of the Epiphany
104 Epiphany Court
Amherst, VA 24521
Services are at 11:00am each Sunday
Bibles Dedicated to Father Crites
On Sunday, July 1st the Church of the Epiphany (Amherst) dedicated large print King James Version Bibles to be placed in the pews in memory of The Rev. William Crites.
Fr. Crites had served Epiphany for many years and was Priest-In-Charge at the time of his death in February 2018. In addition to serving at Epiphany Fr. Crites, with his wife Lois, started St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Lexington,
Virginia. He also faithfully served congregations in Clifton Forge, Blacksburg, and Charlottesville.
After the Service, July 29 we are having a luncheon at the Briar Patch.
Morning Prayer All Sundays in April 11 AM
Morning Prayer March 4
Holy Communion March 11
Morning Prayer March 18
Holy Communion March 25 Palm Sunday
I have received confirmation from Fr. Crites daughter Eileen that they will have the service start at 1:00 PM on Saturday, February 17. Not sure where as soon as I know I will let everyone know.
A request from Eileen: for those you want to send food please delay until the funeral service. Right now only Eileen and Michael are at the house and by midweek only Michael.Everything is greatly appreciated, whenever anything is done in memory if Fr. Crites.The family is still getting everything arranged hope to know more this week.With great sorrow that I inform you Fr. Crites passed away at 3:16 pm February 2. As soon are I get more information I will let everyone know.
Eileen Fr. Crites daughter called a short while ago to give a update on her father.
On Monday he saw the Dr. and discussed his results. The consensus was not to try any medication and slow down what he has been taking. As of yesterday, he is under hospice care. As long as he is not moving he is not hurting.
The family asked No visitation or phone calls.
Eileen is keeping me posted and I will pass it on.Please keep the whole family in your prayers.As it stands right now, We will have Morning Prayer Sunday, February 4 and Fr. Weiss will celebrate Holy CommunionSunday, February 11.
Senior Warden: Carol Roninson Junior Warden: Eldon Cox Helen Lewis John Hoover Charles Patrick Other Church officers Treasurer: Rob Robinson Administrative & Vestry Secretary Carol Robinson
The annual parish meeting
will be Sunday, December 10
after the service with a potluck to follow the meeting.
Sunday, December 24, 11 am Morning Prayer
Christmas Eve December 24, Holy Communion 7 pm
Christmas Day December 25, Holy Communion 10 am
Don't forget It's time to turn your clocks back.
Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, Nov. 5 - meaning when the clock strikes 2 a.m., we'll be "falling back" an hour to 1 a.m.
Homer Caldwell said there would be a memorial for Phyllis, at their house Saturday, Nov. 11th., from 1 'til 4. The address is 235 Riverville Rd., Route 600, go right on Rt. 60-East. It's about a quarter of a mile, at the top of the hill, on the left.
The ladies of Epiphany will be meeting at the church
Wednesday, October 11 at 11 am
Funeral arrangements for John Nash
Funeral arrangements for Canon Wallace C. Shields
As most of you know by now, Canon Wallace Shields entered the gates of
On Sunday morning April 23 at 8 AM Ed Lewis passed away.
Maundy Thursday, April 13 will be celebrated in the undercroft
Good Friday, April 14 the church will be open at 12 noon with a service at 2:30 pm
Vestry for 2017
Senior Warden: Helen Lewis Junior Warden: Eldon Cox Evi Kirkmam John Hoover Charles Patrick Other Church officers Treasurer: Rob Robinson Administrative & Vestry Secretary Carol Robinson
Because we had to cancel church last Sunday. This Sunday, Jan. 15 we will celebrate Epiphany. The service will be Morning Prayer at 11 AM.
Church services for tomorrow Jan. 8th. has been canceled due to the snow.
Happy New Year and may God bless everyone.
Holy Communion Sunday, January 1, 2017, at 11 AM
Christmas Carols at 6:50 pm
Christmas Eve Service Saturday, December 24, 7 pm
Christmas Service Sunday, December 25, 11 am
Annual Meeting will be Sunday, December 11, after the service with a potluck to follow.