Staff

Pastor

Ben Lalka

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Our new Pastor Ben Lalka and his wife Alyssa joined us on July 1, 2018.

Pastor Ben Lalka, comes to us from Schuylerville and Quaker Springs UMCs, and served in the Fulks Run Charge and Morrisville UMC in the Virginia UMC Conference before that. Pastor Ben has also worked as: camp counselor at the Alta Mons United Methodist Camp in Shawsville, Virginia; pastoral ministry intern at Redwood UMC in the Virginia Conference; and as the manager of the Christian Ministry Center at Ferrum College.

Pastor Ben graduated from Brighton High School in Brighton, New York, and Ferrum College in Ferrum, Virginia. He became a licensed local pastor in 2012.

Pastor Ben’s community service experience includes: Youth Football Coach; co-lead mission trips to the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians reservation; president of both a Christian fraternity and fellowship at Ferrum College; chaplain assistant at Ferrum College; and “Hip Hope” Inner City Fam volunteer at Jubilee Family Worship Center.

 
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Upcoming Events
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SUN
Worship 10am
*Communion Served the first Sunday of every month
SEP

20

MON
Clothes Closet
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Free to all clothing and other needed linens
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22

WED
Clothes Closet
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Free to all clothing and other needed linens
Lectionary Bible Study
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Group led by Pastor Ben Lalka. Every week we will be going over the 4 scripture texts provided to us via the Lectionary, and what it means for our lives in a practical way today!
Prayer Group
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Group led by Maggie Graham. Stop by if you are in need of prayer, if you would like to pray about something such as our community, our world, or for yourself.
SEP

26

SUN
Worship 10am
*Communion Served the first Sunday of every month
SEP

27

MON
Clothes Closet
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Free to all clothing and other needed linens
SEP

29

WED
Clothes Closet
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Free to all clothing and other needed linens
Lectionary Bible Study
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Group led by Pastor Ben Lalka. Every week we will be going over the 4 scripture texts provided to us via the Lectionary, and what it means for our lives in a practical way today!
Prayer Group
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Group led by Maggie Graham. Stop by if you are in need of prayer, if you would like to pray about something such as our community, our world, or for yourself.
OCT

03

SUN
Worship 10am
*Communion Served the first Sunday of every month
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