2020 Suffolk Community Lenten Worship Services – Canceled

The Churches of Suffolk again are offering a Lenten opportunity to worship together at 12 noon each Wednesday in Lent.  Following the 30 minute worship service, you are invited to stay for a complimentary soup and sandwich lunch.


  • Ash Wednesday, Feb. 26

St Paul’s Episcopal Church, 213 North Main St.

The Very Rev. Dr. Keith Emerson, Rector

Preacher: Bishop Carlton R. Upton, Sr.; Pastor; Tabernacle Christian Church

Partner: The Rev. Dr. Madelene Flood Beard; Pastor, Galatians United Church of Christ


  • Wed., Mar. 4

Oak Grove Baptist Church, 2635 E. Washington St.

The Rev. Dr. Anthony Copeland, Pastor

Preacher: The Rev. Julie Anna Sterling; Pastor, Suffolk Presbyterian Church

Partner: Bishop Clarence V. Russell, III; Pastor, St. Paul’s Baptist Church


  • Wed., Mar. 11

Magnolia United Methodist Church, 1764 Wilroy Rd.

The Rev. Sheena Ann Laine, Pastor

Preacher: The Rev. Dr. Wayne D. Faison; Pastor, East End Baptist Church


  • Wed., Mar. 18

Tabernacle Baptist Outreach Center, 3621 Nansemond Parkway

The Rev. Trevon D. Boone, Pastor

Preacher: The Rev. Mary Ann Biggs; Pastor, Oakland Christion United Church of Christ


  • Wed., Mar. 25

Main Street United Methodist Church, 202 North Main St.

The Rev. Rich Meiser, Pastor

Preacher: The Rev. Cordell Carter; Pastor, Higher Ground Outreach Center


  • Wed, April 1;

Metropolitan Baptist Church, 125 County Ct.

The Rev. Dr. Robert L. Hobbs, Pastor

Preacher: The Rev Dr. Dave Meadors; Pastor, Holy Neck Christian Church