St. John’s Church Hill (2401 E. Broad St.) will host a Service of Lament, Reconciliation, and Commitment on Saturday, August 17, at 5:00 p.m. This service will observe the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans at Jamestown and the lasting impact that slavery, Jim Crow, segregation, and white supremacy have had on our nation.
St. Peter’s choir, other members, and clergy will participate in the service.
This service is sponsored by the Central Richmond Region of the Diocese of Virginia. Bishop Susan Goff will be presiding. If you are interested in serving in worship or assisting with the reception that follows, please contact David Curtis.