Check these sites for additional spiritual growth aids:

Revised Common Lectionary – Revised Common Lectionary readings for 2016, noting Sundays and Special Days.

General Board of Discipleship

Textweek – Scripture study, worship and liturgy links and resources, indexed according to the texts of the Revised Common Lectionary.

The Upper Room

Weavings – A journal of the Christian spiritual life.

Oremus Bible Browser – A free service for reading and researching scripture online. – Scripture search, columns, devotions, and more.

Chuck Knows Church – A weekly online series that explains the meaning behind some of the objects, symbols, terms and rituals in church.

Mission resources:

Ashland Circles – an innovative, relationship-based, community-building approach to improving income and quality of life by inspiring and equipping individuals, families and communities to resolve poverty and thrive.

Shalom Farms – Organization that works with community-based partners to get our fresh produce to individuals. Their Youth-Run Farm Stand Program offers kids a chance to provide access to affordable healthy food in their own neighborhood.

Rise Against Hunger – working together to end world hunger by meal packaging projects.

Ashland Christian Emergency Services – to serve and address the unmet needs of the less fortunate in the Ashland community.

Society of St. Andrew – gleaning America’s fields, feeding America’s hungry.

CARITAS – United by  compassion, CARITAS helps our most vulnerable neighbors break the cycles of homelessness and addiction to help them reclaim their dignity.

Other useful links:

The United Methodist Church

Virginia Conference of the United Methodist Church

Richmond District

Westview on the James