Local Churches

Tomorrow begins the season of lent where Christians all over the world will observe Ash Wednesday.┬áLent is a time of repentance, fasting and preparation for the coming of Easter. It is a time of self-examination and reflection. In the early church, Lent was a time to prepare new converts for baptism. Today, Christians focus on…

Backyard Bible Club

Check out some of Cheverly’s youngest. If I’ve learned anything since having kids its that new parents often explore faith questions. Thankfully Cheverly has two churches, The Cheverly United Methodist Church and St. Ambrose Catholic Church. Cheverly United Methodist hosts a VBS every year that I love! And now there is even a Backyard Bible…

This Weekend’s Open House

This weekend’s open house pick is 6454 Forest Road. It boasts of 5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths with a basement and deck. If you are looking for a move in ready home (this home has just been fully renovated) then this might be for you. The open house is tomorrow from 2-4. Hope you all…

A Gala, Casino Night, and A Ball

Cheverly does not lack in the things to do department. If you live in Cheverly, it is your choice whether or not to be social. Our fun town always has some sort of activity planned, whether it is the Community Market and Pool in the summer, the Cheverly Day and Cheverly Prom in the spring,…

St. Ambrose School

Today I wanted to do as I promised last week and highlight some of the area schools. Unfortunately I didn’t get much response from my post, “I need your help.”┬áBecause I haven’t heard back from anyone about how wonderful St. Ambrose is, I thought I’d share a couple thoughts myself. First of all, St. Ambrose…