ON THE RIVER AT 801 SOPHIA STREET IN DOWNTOWN FREDERICKSBURG, VIRGINIA
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Welcome to the Shiloh Old Site "Scrapbook"
Recent stories and images of our many members and friends
October 27, 2017 Our pastor emeritus, the Rev. Lawrence A. Davies and his wife Janice Davies were featured in the local newspaper as two of Fredericksburg's important "difference makers."
June 2017 Brothers Bernard and Bryce Webb, sons of Bruce and Hattie Webb, celebrate the fact that they each achieved perfect attendance through thirteen years of school.
February 22, 2015 Pastor Aaron Dobynes Sr., participated in a panel discussion at St. George's Episcopal Church on interfaith collaboration and understanding
Summer 2014 Volunteers with the Interfaith Community Council prepare for "School Dressing Days," which our late deaconess Gladys Ferguson played a key role in establishing
July 15, 2013 Deacon Sidney Robinson wraps up a rocket-building workshop with a series of dramatic launches on the grounds of the original Walker-Grant School in Fredericksburg.
May 18, 2013 Our pastor emeritus, the Rev. Lawrence A. Davies, speaks at the dedication of an historical marker in front of the old Bunche School in King George County
February 16, 2013 Members of Shiloh Old Site participate in the dedication of a public sculpture by artist Ayokunle Odeleye
March 4, 2013 Our eldest member, Mrs. Gladys Todd, celebrates her 100th birthday
February 16, 2013 Members of Shiloh Old Site participate in a service remembering the Emancipation Proclamation
Norma Burruss View some historic photos of the Rev. Norma L. Burruss, a lifelong member of Shiloh Old Site who was a public school teacher in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and also served for a time as a teacher in a Lott Carey mission school in Brewerville, Liberia
March 9, 2013 The Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center opens an exhibit of recent paintings by Deacon Johnny P. Johnson
An impressive collection of recent paintings by Deacon Johnny P. Johnson were on exhibit at the Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center, March 9 through June 10, 2013.
Artist Ayokunle Odeleye, who grew up in Fredericksburg, works on his dramatic sculpture "Jubilation," a commemoration of the Emancipation Proclamation, publicly installed in the city on February 16, 2013.
During February 2013, members of Shiloh Old Site participated in several events at St. George's Episcopal Church in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.
During July 2013, members of Shiloh Old Site led a week-long golf clinic in conjunction with our Community Wellness Coalition. The clinic, in memory of Squirrel Grimes, was for youth from the church and community.
On February 22, 2015, Pastor Aaron Dobynes Sr. participated in an interfaith discussion at St. George's Episcopal Church with other representatives of Abrahamic religious traditions.
On March 22, 2015, the Rev. Jim Webb, who played an historic, nonviolent role at the 1965 marches in Selma, delivered the 11 a.m. morning sermon at Shiloh Baptist Church (Old Site) in Fredericksburg.
On June 16, 2017, brothers Bernard and Bryce Webb were featured in an article in the Free Lance-Star because of their both having achieved thirteen years of perfect school attendance.
On October 27, 2017, Janice and Lawrence Davies were featured in an article in the Free Lance-Star that described them as two of Fredericksburg's most important "difference makers."
During February 2013, our pastor emeritus, the Rev. Lawrence Davies, participated in several events at St. George's Episcopal Church in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.
Gladys Todd, who has been a "tower of strength" for many in this community throughout her long life, celebrated her 100th birthday on March 4, 2013. This is a view of her on her 99th birthday, March 4, 2012.