R. E. LEE MEMORIAL CHURCH

The Lexington Parish of the Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Virginia


Growing in the Knowledge of God's Word

Building the Fellowship of the Church

Caring for One Another and the Community




Welcome to R. E. Lee Memorial Church

Sunday Worship Schedule


  Holy Eucharist

   8 and 10:30 am  

5 pm (September - May)


  Taizé Eucharist
5 pm second Sunday of each month


Morning Prayer is read Monday - Friday at 8:30 am in the church


We welcome you to R. E. Lee Memorial Church! We exclude no one as we seek
the love of God and service to Christ in all persons, strive for justice and peace

among all people, and respect the dignity of every human being.


Thank you for visiting our website and we hope to see you in person soon!


Parish News


Our elevator is out of order. A temporary ramp will be built in the next

few weeks on the west side of the sanctuary. For those who have

difficulty climbing stairs, a service of Holy Eucharist is offered at Kendal

on Thursdays at 11:00am , after the rector's Bible study at 10 am. All are

welcome to participate!


Sunday Mornings

Christianity & Culture, Parish Hall, 9:15

February 7  The Liturgy and Music of Ash Wednesday and Lent
                     Led by David Cox and Tim Gaylard

February 21 Christians, Jews and Moslems Living Together under the                      Medieval Caliphate: The Arabian Nights Led by Ed Craun                                          

       
Christian Education for Children and Youth

3rd Floor, 9:30
Lectionary Class, Led by Doug and Libby Cumming, Library, 9:30   

 

Upcoming Events

Retirement Party for Kay Horner and Anita Ramp

Sunday, February 7, 3-5pm at the home of David and Melissa Cox, 107 Lee Avenue


Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper and Talent Show, February 9  
5:30 pm Dinner, $5 Adults, $3 Children, $15.00 family max
(proceeds go to EfM Scholarship Fund)
6:30 pm Talent Show

Ash Wednesday, February 10

Holy Eucharist and Imposition of Ashes

7:30 am, 12:20 pm and 6 pm

3:30 pm, Children's Service (Ashes Only)
The Junior Choir will meet after the Children's Service. 


Psalms Study, beginning Friday, February 12
and continuing for 6 weeks on Friday nights

at the home of Anne and David Hansen, 900 Bowyer Lane

Parish Annual Meeting

Sunday, February 14, 9:15, Parish Hall
Adult classes will not meet.


Taizé Eucharist

February 14, 5pm  


Wednesday Lenten Series, February 17- March 16

5:30 Catered Dinner ($6 adults, $15 family max)

Make reservations with the Parish Office (angie@releechurch.org) by noon Tuesday

6:00-7:00 Lenten Programs

For Adults
Living Well Through Lent: Letting Go With All Your Heart, Soul, Strength and Mind
Books available in the Office

For Children
Children of God: Story time and crafts


Polar Plunge 5 to benefit Stop Hunger Now

Sunday, February 21 at 2 p.m. at the Crittenden pool

We need volunteers willing to get pledges and then brave the February waters of the Crittenden pool to raise money to support a Stop Hunger Now
packaging event at R. E. Lee Church on May 1.

For every dollar we raise we can pack four dehydrated,
high-protein, and highly nutritious meals that will be used to support development programs and to save lives in developing countries around the world.

You have to have a minimum of $100 in pledges to take the plunge.
Contact Sharon (sharon@releechurch.org) for more information.

  

On the Calendar

Men's Prayer Breakfast
The men of our parish meet for breakfast and
prayer at 7 am each Tuesday.


Junior Choir Practice
Wednesdays, 3:30 to 4:30
Godly Play does not meet during Lent.

High School Youth Breakfast & Devotion

Thursdays, 7 to 8 am

Grades 9-12 welcome!

Bring a friend!

Parish Choir Practice 

Thursday, 7:30 - 9:00pm

Middle School Youth

February 21, 4 to 5:30

 

Club 45 (A mission club for youth in the
4th and 5th grade)

February 21, after the 10:30 service until 1:00


 

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