• Camp Meeting 2016

      MEMORANDOM To: Virginia Ministers, Leaders, and Local Church Volunteers From: Joseph Mirkovich, Administrative Bishop Camp Meeting week, starting June 14, going through June 17, will be held at Pulaski Church of God this year. We will begin on Tuesday night, June 14, at 7:00 PM with guest speaker, Kip Box Senior Pastor, Oak Park Church of God (Mobile, AL). Wednesday morning will be the first of our daily Bible study sessions starting at 9:30 AM with guest speaker, David Blair, Assistan...  Read More...

  • Spiritually Insignificant?

    As I was reading a book the other day I came across a phrase, which unfortunately describes some churches. The phrase was “Spiritually insignificant” and it really hit home with me. Jesus spent a lot of time teaching on a simple idea that seems to have eluded many of us.   Read More...

  • Retired Minister Gloria Ferguson Funeral Arrangements

    Reverend Gloria Mae Geddings Ferguson, 80, passed away Friday, March 18, 2016 after a short battle with a severe stomach condition. Gloria’s family welcomes visitors Tuesday, March 22, 6:30-8:00 PM, at Claytor Rollins Funeral Home, 836 Poquoson Ave., Poquoson. A Celebration of Gloria’s life will be held Wednesday, March 23, 11:00 AM, at World Outreach Worship Center (Denbigh Church of God), 1233 Shields Rd., Newport News, VA, 23608, by Rev.   Read More...

  • Pastor Lewis Coffey Memorial Service

    A memorial service will be held in honor of Pastor Lewis Coffey (former senior pastor of the Covington Church of God) on Friday, March 25 at 1:00 PM . The memorial service will be held in a shelter at the Glen Maury Park in Buena Vista, Virginia. Please keep the family in your prayers at this time of loss.   Read More...

  • Flooding Disaster, Funds Needed

       Recent flooding over the last few days has left some churches in Mississippi and Louisiana completely devastated or destroyed. Widespread flooding in the two states has damaged thousands of homes and the risk of rising waters prompted evacuations over the weekend. At least four deaths had been reported from flooding that began last week and flood warnings remained in effect as many rivers and streams remained high.   Read More...

  • Pastor Lewis Coffey Passed Away

    *UPDATE, 03/17/2016:  A memorial service will be held in honor of Pastor Lewis Coffey in Buena Vista on Friday, March 25 at 1:00 PM.  More details of the specific location will be provided when that is confirmed. _______ *3/16/2016 We have received notice at the State Office that Pastor Lewis Coffey of the Covington-New Life Church of God passed away early this morning.   Read More...

  • Discipleship: A Worshiper, Servant, and Representative.

      To follow Jesus means to worship Him exclusively. This is at the heart of Jesus’ ministry on earth. As He told the woman at the well, the Father is seeking true worshipers "those who worship him in spirit and truth" (John 4:23–24).   Read More...

  • Cross-cultural Discipleship

      In Matthew 2:19, the Scripture says, “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.” The words used in the Greek New Testament for “all nations” are πάντα τὰ ἔθνη (panta ta ethne), which literally mean “all people groups.” From that Scripture we learn that the gospel is ‘transcultural’ (cross-cultural). If the gospel is ‘transcultural’ then it has the power to reach out to all people. It was designed to be a...  Read More...

  • Ministry on the Margins in Danville

    In November 2014, the Lord spoke to our hearts and began a new chapter on this journey of faith in our lives. The city of Danville, Virginia has over seventy-eight churches listed within the yellow pages. Nestled between Winstead Drive and Kimberly Avenue is where you will find Danville Christian Fellowship.   Read More...

  • Sneak a Peek at our Spring Virginian

      The Virginian  Did you know you can download a copy of the Spring 2016 Issue of our Virginian magazine before the copies are even available from the press? Download your copy today "linked here" in advance of the hard copy and see what the current issue is all about.       Read More...

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