From the Director – Changing Seasons

photo © 2009 S Pisharam | more info (via: Wylio)As the Executive Director of Embrace Richmond and a writer who maintains a personal website, I often write post on my personal site that I also want to share here in the Embrace Richmond site.  Today I wrote a reflective...

Dreaming Together: Final Session of Unity Works

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11 Today was the final session of our winter 2011 Unity Works session.  During the final...

Offering Band + Embrace Richmond = Arts in the Alley

Join Embrace, Mt. Olivet Church,  Offering, and the National Association for Women in Construction for Arts in the  Alley on March 12th or 13th! Arts in the Alley aims to revitalize inner-city and downtown  neighborhoods by transforming the alleys into bright, outdoor...

Important Announcement – We are Moving!

As I shared in my post “Ministry on the Move,” Embrace Richmond will be relocating the first week of March to Virginia Hall on the campus of Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond. We  will be posting new phone numbers and our new address later this...

Christmas Angels

Christmas 2010 was a very happy one for several families thanks to Christmas Angels who donated gifts specific to each child.  Without these angels the children who received gifts would probably gone without on Christmas and we cannot thank then enough.  Embrace sends...

Wendy Speaking at 21-C

Photo courtesy of 21-C.org   Embrace’s Executive Director Wendy McCaig will be speaking at the 21-C Conference at Gayton Baptist Church in Richmond on January 28. The theme of the conference is Endurance: Spiritual Leadership for the Long Haul and Wendy will be...

Many Things to be Thankful For

Embrace Richmond would like to send out a huge THANK YOU! to the following for all of your help and service.  We couldn’t be successful at helping others without your help! Blessing Day and Health Screening Fair on Nov. 11 About 40 Hillside Court residents...