Advent: The Season of Preparation

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Presented by Dr. Ben Burks, Executive Director, The GlebeA holiday-themed lunch will be served.

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Glebe
200 The Glebe Boulevard
Daleville, Virginia 24083

Advent is a time to reflect on the past year, look forward to the holidays and the celebration of the Nativity, and prepare for many wonderful blessings to come. At this special holiday event and luncheon, The Glebe’s executive director, Dr. Ben Burks, will explain the true meaning of the Advent and how to use the lens of the season to prepare for your own bright future and a life in abundance. You will also have an opportunity to meet Dr. Burks and enjoy a delicious meal prepared by The Glebe’s culinary team.

Dr. Burks came to The Glebe in 2013 with a strong background in resident satisfaction, strategic planning, wellness, technology and innovation. He previously served as a vice president of Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community in Harrisonburg. He is an ordained elder in the Virginia Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, as well as a licensed Nurse Home Administrator. Dr. Burks holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics from the University of Virginia; a Masters of Divinity and a Theological Masters from Duke University; and a Ph.D. in Leadership and Policy from the University of Virginia.

RSVP below or call us at 540-627-6557 to reserve your place. While you’re here, take a tour of the new Johnson Aquatic Center, take in the beautiful mountain scenery, and enjoy the lovely Christmas decorations that deck our halls.


Reservations are closed for this event.