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14 Aug 2020

Cottage Meetings

By |2020-10-06T17:54:49-05:00Aug 14, 2020|Recovery and Transition|

As we announced during our parish meeting in July, Truro will begin holding Cottage Meetings in September. What is a cottage meeting? A cottage meeting is a gathering of people, usually in a home, to discuss the hopes and concerns of their parish. They are meant to give people an [...]

07 Aug 2020

August 7, 2020

By |2020-10-06T15:40:30-05:00Aug 7, 2020|Recovery and Transition|

From our conversations with many of you, we have heard concerns about forgiveness and reconciliation. We invited one of our Truro Recovery Team members (the Rev. David Hanke, rector of Restoration, Arlington) to offer definitions of these key terms so that our parish can have common language for our conversations [...]

15 Jul 2020

July 15, 2020

By |2020-10-06T15:29:39-05:00Jul 15, 2020|Recovery and Transition|

Dear friends, Last week, I let you know that we are having a very important parish meeting this Sunday afternoon, July 19, at 3:00 p.m. The purpose of the meeting is twofold: To update the congregation on where we are so that we can all be on the same page [...]

24 Jun 2020

June 24, 2020

By |2020-10-06T12:49:34-05:00Jun 24, 2020|Recovery and Transition|

Dear Truro family, Thank you so much for your patience as the Recovery and Transition Team works to develop a plan for Truro’s healing and future-planning. We know that it is taking a long time, longer than anyone would like. One of the things we have discovered in our first [...]

12 Jun 2020

June 12, 2020

By |2020-10-06T12:50:24-05:00Jun 12, 2020|Recovery and Transition|

Dear friends, I am very excited to announce that Truro’s Recovery and Transition Team met for the first time this week and began its work. Its purpose is to design and facilitate a healing process which will name and address the issues that have been identified or arisen in association [...]

15 Oct 2019

Traveling, Northern Virginia, and Alpha

By Jason LaLone|2019-10-15T14:01:47-05:00Oct 15, 2019|Alpha, Our Community|

Hi, I’m Jason, and Alpha followed me around the world. For the past three and half years I have had the incredible privilege of being able to travel. From Australia, Europe, New Zealand and India I’ve been on a crazy journey of experiencing new cultures, different people, and incredible (though [...]

24 Sep 2019

Things I Love About Alpha

By |2019-09-24T08:42:46-05:00Sep 24, 2019|Alpha|

I didn’t think I’d like Alpha before I tried it. I was already a Christian, so I wasn’t expecting to get anything out of it. But, the more I experience it, the more things I love about it. Here are a few of the things I love about Alpha: There’s [...]