Virginia Synod

VA Synod logoSt. Michael joins with other Lutheran congregations in Virginia to form the Virginia Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. You can find more information about the Synod’s ministry on their website:


The Well – Campus Ministry at Virginia Tech

Lutheran Campus Ministry at Virginia Tech is an outreach of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, centered in the unconditional love of God, but we are not just for Lutherans. Whether you have been a Lutheran all your life, have never set foot in a church before, or have been disillusioned by the Church, we invite you to explore our community of learning and service. You can find more information about Virginia Tech Campus Ministry on their website:

Mission Partner – Bedford Lutheran Church in Bedford, VA

Bedford Lutheran Church is a mission congregation under development in Bedford, Virginia.  You can learn more about the congregation on their website:

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


St. Michael is a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. As noted on the ELCA’s website, we are “a community of faith that shares a passion for making positive changes in the world. Our faith is built around a strong belief in God as made known to us in Jesus Christ. Through worship, service, and education, we practice our faith, grow our relationship with God and experience God’s grace in our lives.

We also work hard to put our faith into action. In today’s complex world, we strive to make a difference in practical, realistic ways.

With more than 9,000 congregations across the U.S., Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, and 3.9 million members—we welcome you to experience this church right in your community. Explore the ELCA, and help us celebrate our gift of faith—with action.”

Information on the ELCA can be found at: