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Seeking God's healing of metropolitan Richmond through prayer, hospitality, racial reconciliation and spiritual development. Come join us!
  • The Evolving Enneagram: July 2017

    Monday, July 17, 4:00 p.m. through Friday, July 21, 2:00 p.m.   The RUAH Alumni Association is pleased to announce its 2017 Summer Institute: The Evolving Enneagram, with keynote presenter Ruth Hill. At the heart of this 5-day retreat, participants will experience stillness, silence, and working from the “ground of our existence up” as we journey together. Symbols… [Continue Reading]

    The Evolving Enneagram: July 2017
  • Richmond Hill Assessment — now available!

    Click Here! Now here is your opportunity to tell us what you think. Click the link. Take the online survey. You will find questions designed to gather your thoughts and feelings about Richmond Hill, its activities and its impact on the physical, emotional and spiritual health of the Richmond metropolitan area. As you think about… [Continue Reading]

    Richmond Hill Assessment — now available!
  • Missed the preacher? Catch the sermon here!

    For Rev. Janie Walker’s sermon from Monday, May 22, 2017, click here. We’re trying something new. We are recording the sermon and putting it up on SoundCloud, a free audio streaming program. Richmond Hill has always been a home for some really fine preaching. But not everyone can make it to the Monday night community worship service or… [Continue Reading]

    Missed the preacher? Catch the sermon here!
  • Generational Healing, with Paula Parker: Monday May 29, 7:30 pm

    Monday Evening – 7:30 pm May 29, 2017 The Rev. Dr. Paula Owens Parker will lead the Generational Healing service in the Chapel at Richmond Hill on Monday evening, May 29 at 7:30 p.m. Join us for this is unique opportunity to invite God’s healing into your family, including the generations that have gone before and… [Continue Reading]

    Generational Healing, with Paula Parker: Monday May 29, 7:30 pm
  • Drop-In Grief Support. Friday, May 26

    For those who want the opportunity to share experiences and obtain support from others who are experiencing a loss in a flexible group format. Each group begins with an informative 15 minute overview of a grief related topic. Discussion and reflection on the impact of loss, coping, meaning-making, etc. follows the brief presentation. These groups… [Continue Reading]

    Drop-In Grief Support. Friday, May 26
  • Come to the Recovery Eucharist, Tuesday, May 23, 7:30 p.m.

    Introducing the Recovery Eucharist — a service devoted to healing and personal transformation found within 12-step spirituality and embodied in the Eucharist. A special invitation is extended to those recovering from any addiction and to those who desire to support people in recovery. Leader: Rev. Herbert Jones Monthly on 4th Tuesdays at 7:30 pm in… [Continue Reading]

    Come to the Recovery Eucharist, Tuesday, May 23, 7:30 p.m.
  • Apply now for Urban Service Corps

    Where is God leading you next? Pray. Serve. Discern. Live intentionally in the heart of the city. The Richmond Hill Urban Service Corps is a one-to-two year commitment to live with an intentional Christian community dedicated to the healing of metropolitan Richmond. Beginning August, four servant-leaders will join us in this mission. Applications are due to… [Continue Reading]

    Apply now for Urban Service Corps
  • Apply now for Koinonia School

    Koinonia means sharing in community. The Koinonia School of Race & Justice provides safe space for those called to be reconcilers to address racism in themselves and to build justice in our city. Lecture Topics include: History, diversity, shame, grief, lament, privilege, class, poverty, media, and law. Process Groups: These intentional small groups process each… [Continue Reading]

    Apply now for Koinonia School

Apply for RUAH XVI

Apply now for RUAH Program

RUAH XVI Class Begins Sept. 2017 Applications are currently being received for RUAH XVI which begins in September, 2017.  If you are a person to whom people come for spiritual conversation, and believe you may be called to develop this charism; if you believe that Jesus and the Holy Spirit want each person to find […]

Today is:

May 27, 2017

Today’s Prayer

We pray for the healing of metropolitan Richmond: for the sick and those on our hearts; for the welfare of all of our citizens; for the establishment of God's order in our community; and for peace. On Saturdays we pray for our fellow citizens who live in Chesterfield County: the Supervisors, School Board, and Administrator. We also pray for all who work in retail trade in metropolitan Richmond, and those who own our businesses. We pray for all Counselors and Spiritual Directors. We pray for the Sisters of the Visitation of Monte Maria. We pray for all victims of abuse; and for all perpetrators of abuse.