Welcome Courtney!
on June 2nd, 2022
Dear Portico Family, I have exciting news to share with you! As you may remember, earlier this year we began looking for a Portico Kids Director. After much prayer and seeking, one of our treasured Portico Members, Courtney Dillard, expressed interest in learning more. It's become clear that Courtney is God’s answer to our prayer. Courtney Dillard has accepted the position of Portico Kids Director a...  Read More
Thank You Greg Lohr!
on May 16th, 2022
We would like to thank Greg Lohr for his 10+ years of service to Portico Church. Fondly known to all as Brother Greg, he has served throughout the years as Deacon of Marriage, and most recently, Deacon of Men. Brother Greg has recently stepped down from his Deacon position so that he can wholeheartedly pursue his passion for Portico Kids. Alongside his wife, Janet, you can find Brother Greg in the...  Read More
Jon Watts: Residency Update
on May 4th, 2022
Wednesday, May 4, 2022Good afternoon Members, Attenders, and Friends of Portico Church,Jon Watts, who has been our pastoral resident since Fall of 2020, is in the process of completing his nearly two year residency program with Portico Church. After years of diligent work, Jon graduated from Grimke Seminary with his Masters in Theological Studies last month. Jon and his wife, Sarah, plan to reloca...  Read More
Upcoming Dates for Families
on May 3rd, 2022
Good evening Portico families,Pastor Daniel and I wanted to connect with our families on 4 announcements that may be of interest to your family!Parent's Night Out - May 14thBaptism Class - June 5thNo Portico Kids Camp this summerChild Dedications - July 17thPlease read below for further info on each item:PARENT'S NIGHT OUTMoms. Dads. When's the last time that you dated your spouse without having t...  Read More
Land Affirmation Vote Update
on April 27th, 2022
Thursday, April 28, 2022Dear Members, Attenders, and Friends of Portico Church,On Saturday, April 2nd, the Members of Portico Church received an email asking them to affirm by vote the purchase of 62.09 acres of land located on Polo Grounds Road. To remind you, the Elder Team informed our Members in March that they intended to move forward with the land purchase, while no building campaign would b...  Read More
[3.28.22] Member Gathering Recap
on April 7th, 2022
Dear Members, Attenders, and Friends of Portico Church,On Monday, March 28, 2022 the Members of Portico Church gathered to discuss the life and future of our church. Member Gatherings serve an important role in keeping us connected, unified, and prepared to embrace the road ahead. Moving forward, we want everyone to be informed of our vision, plans, and priorities. The following is a summary of th...  Read More
7 Ways to Prepare for Easter
on April 6th, 2022
Jesus is alive, and in a few days, we’ll celebrate his victory! Easter is an occasion to celebrate the resurrection and victory of Jesus over Satan, sin, and death. It’s also a time for lost sheep to return home and lost people to meet Jesus. Here are a few things we can all do to get ready for Easter weekend… 1. Good Friday (Tenebrae Service) is on Friday, April 15Before Jesus rose on a Sunday, h...  Read More
Masks Update
on March 19th, 2022
Portico has changed our policy on masks in all of Portico, including Portico Kids, to align with CDC protocols for Virginia and Virginia Schools. Masks will be optional for all volunteers and kids, and we are no longer doing any temperature checks....  Read More
Leadership Update
on January 26th, 2022
Dear Members (Investors), Attenders, and Friends of Portico Church,On January 9, 2022, we announced during our Sunday Services that our founding pastor had resigned from all ministry roles, including serving as Portico’s Lead Pastor of Vision and Instruction. If you missed that Sunday, or are not a member, we want to provide further clarity so that everyone is on the same page moving forward.Our m...  Read More